Posted By:Judy Byars
Subject:Re: Need cencus lookup on Brodie
Post Date:August 26, 2002 at 01:14:26
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Forum:Sullivan County, IN Genealogy Forum
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La Donna,

The following *might* be the family you are seeking. It's the only Brodie/Broadie family that has a son John who fits into your age group for John by 1870 census.

1860 Census Sullivan, Hamilton Township, Indiana
Taken: 13 June 1860

Brodie, Allen 25 M Farm Labor 0/50 Ind
Brodie, Martha 24 F Ind
Brodie, John 4 M Ind
Brodie, Avenida 7/12 F Ind

1870 Census Sullivan, Hamilton Township, Indiana
Taken: 25 Aug 1870

Brodie, Allen M. 37 m/w Farmer 3500/1000 Ind
Brodie, Martha, 36 f/w Keeping House, Ind
Brodie, John, 12 m/w, Ind
Brodie, Aridla, 9 f/w, Ind
Brodie, George W., 8 m/w, Ind
Brodie, James, 6 m/w, Ind
Brodie, Milton C., 3 m/w, Ind
On this census living next door to Allen and Martha Brodie is a William Brodie age 29, born Ind and next door to William is Mary S. Brodie, age 57, born Ky.

Index to Marriage Record Sullivan County, Indiana shows:
John Broadie to Eliza Daily, 7 April 1887 (Bk.8, Pg. 413)

Supplemental Marriage Transcripts Sullivan County, Indiana shows:

John Broadie, m/w, age 28 next birthday, date of marriage 7 April 1887, son of Allen Broadie and ??? McConnell (Bk.R-1, Pg. 192)

Hopefully this is the John you are looking for.

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