Brandwoods of Bolton and Liverpool, England
My great-great-grandfather was John Brandwood, born in Bolton, England, who married Mary Alcock of Sanbach, Cheshire, in 1833. My great-grandfather was his son, George, and my grandfather was George's son, Albert Edward. Albert Edward was killed in France in 1916. His son, my father, George Brandwood, was then came to Canada and joined the Canadian army. After being wounded he was discharged to Canada where he met and married my mother, Ada Chambers, who came from London, England.