Brough, William

Male 1825 - 1936  (110 years)


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  • Name Brough, William 
    Born 23 Sep 1825  Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 30 Oct 1825  Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes
    • He retired in 1885, devoting his time to the study of social and economic subjects and to the writing of two books on money. A chaired professorship at Williams College is named in his honour.
    Residence 1849  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1860  Troy Ward 2, Rensselaer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 34 - TBC as correct individual 
    Residence 1880  Franklin, Venango, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 53Marital Status: Married; Occupation: General Oil Business 
    Occupation 1896  USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Author: "The Natural Law of Money: The Successive Steps in the Growth of Money traced from the Days of Barter to the Introduction of the Modern Clearing House and Monetary Principles examined in their Relation to Past and Present Legislation"
    Residence Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family moved to Canada and then to Vermont. He began to study medicine but gave it up for business 
    Residence Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    First president of the Oil Producer’s Association 
    _UID FAD248DFD8374D4581D3954642B87CF52EE3 
    Died 25 Feb 1936  Manhattan, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949 
    Person ID I29050  Brough
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2017 

    Father Brough, William,   b. Abt 1800, Wigton, Cumberland, England ?? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1859, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother MacDougal, Christian,   b. 22 Feb 1805, Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1823  Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Witnesses: John Brough, Wigton & Elizabeth McDougall, Kelso1880 USA census confirms son William's father was born in England and mother in Scotland; assume William is from Wigton. Is John Brough who married Margaret Wright in Kelso 1825 the witness John
    Family ID F10419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family "Brough", Emma,   b. Abt 1838, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F10421  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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