William Brodie

1840–
Québec, Canada

The Life of William

William Brodie was born in 1840. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Isabella Dey. He died in Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Brodie
1840–
Isabella Dey
1845–1926
Isabel Brodie
1866–
Eliza Brodie
1871–
Robert William Brodie
1867–
Thomas Dey Brodie
1868–1943
William James Brodie
1873–1958

Spouse and Children

    Male1840–Male

    Isabella Dey

    Female1845–1926Female

children

(5)

World Events (7)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 27

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 29

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1871

Age 31

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Brodie Castle in Moray. The place name is probably from Gaelic brothach ‘muddy place’ rather than bruthach ‘steep place’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • William Brodie in entry for William James Brodie and Henrietta Lane, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938"
  • William Brodie in entry for William James Brodie, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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