Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, Scotland
When William Brodie was born in 1842, in Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, Scotland, his father, Hugh Brodie, was 25 and his mother, Margaret McMillan, was 26. He married Mary Jane Welsh on 13 November 1868, in Cairnryan, Wigtownshire, Scotland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Lochwinnoch, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1841 and Bridgeton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1881.
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