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Alexander Miles Birdsong
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1799
Union County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1879
Floyd
Hunt County
Texas, USA

Alexander Miles was the second son of Jesse Birdsong and Elizabeth Grasty. His grandfather was Major John Birdsong and is proved record in the American Revolution.
Alexander moved with his birth family in 1806 to Livingston County, Kentucky when he was about 6 years old. His fathers family appeared on the 1810 tax records on Caldwell County, Kentucky. Alexander was 10 years old and in his fathers's household. Caldwell was formed out of Livingston in 1809.
An article from a County History traces the move of Alexander from Fayette County, Tennessee to Hunt County, Texas in 1840. Though the article states that the two families were Kentuckians, Alexander was born in South Carolina before his father, Jesse,,, moved to Kentucky. His wife Mariam, was born in Newberry South Carolina. They moved to Kentucky at an early age.
From Birdsong Book by Dean John Birdsong 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jesse Birdsong (1774 - 1836)
  Elizabeth Grasty Birdsong (1780 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Marium Burns Anderson Birdsong (1800 - 1878)*
 
 Children:
  Laura Grasty Birdsong Elliott (1819 - 1863)*
  William Anderson Birdsong (1822 - 1912)*
  Jesse Monroe Birdsong (1824 - 1866)*
  John Easley Birdsong (1825 - 1847)*
  Miles Jefferson Birdsong (1826 - 1905)*
  Bailey Washington Birdsong (1829 - 1863)*
  Albert Gallatin Birdsong (1832 - 1865)*
  Alexander Lafayette Birdsong (1834 - 1864)*
  Miriam Elizabeth Birdsong (1836 - 1847)*
  Jerome Bonaparte Birdsong (1839 - 1850)*
  Baby Birdsong (1842 - 1842)*
  Huldah Virginia Birdsong Horton (1844 - 1927)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Proctor Birdsong (1798 - ____)*
  Alexander Miles Birdsong (1799 - 1879)
  Jesse Birdsong (1815 - ____)*
  John Critteden Birdsong (1818 - 1839)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hopewell Cemetery
Hunt County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sharon
Record added: May 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27024135
Alexander Miles Birdsong
Added by: Robbie Coker
 
Alexander Miles Birdsong
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- Judy 💕
 Added: Nov. 18, 2011
Blessings for my 3X great grandfather.
- Bettie Anne Jones
 Added: Jun. 8, 2011

- Sharon
 Added: Dec. 22, 2010
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