When James and Matilda (McElroy) Brandon emigrated to Canada from Ireland in 1850, the trip across t…

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When James and Matilda (McElroy) Brandon emigrated to Canada from Ireland in 1850, the trip across the Atlantic took 4 weeks and 4 days. They sailed with 2 sons and 3 daughters. Their baby died and was buried at sea. They sailed to New York City, took a lumber wagon to Rochester, crossed Lake Ontario to Hamilton, then came to Warwick Village where a Brandon uncle was already settled. Four more children were born in Canada.

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James Brandon
August 1, 1812
208 Cookstown (near Omaugh), County Tyrone, Ireland
9 October 1895
124 83 Warwick Twp., Lambton County at home of daughter Agnes, Mrs Alexander Karr
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