William Brodie

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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William Brodie
Isabella Dey
Isabel Brodie
Eliza Brodie
Robert William Brodie
Thomas Dey Brodie
William James Brodie

Spouse and Children


    Isabella Dey




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.

Age 29


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.

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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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