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Pvt William "Billie" Bird
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1845
Newton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1925
Newton County
Georgia, USA

s/o of Thomas and Eveline Bird
h/o of Julia A. Smith
Married on December 19, 1867 (First Wife)

Children:
Mary E. Bird (Dial)(1st wife of Romalis Dial
A. Jackson Bird
L.(Litha) E. Bird (2nd wife of Romalis Dial)

Husband of Elizabeth Cason Swords Bird (Second Wife)
Married Elizabeth Cason Swords July 11, 1892 in Newton Co, GA.
Children:
Nimm L. Swords (1877 - 1912)*
Fannie Odessa Byrd Cason (1886 - 1965)*


Brothers and Sisters:
Terrell
Williamson
Lee
John R.
Bluford T.
Melissa Bird Richardson
Amanda Bird Whitley
Winfield Scott
Ann Bird Ellington


Co. B, 35th Regiment, Georgia, CSA

Bird, William- private August 11, 1863 Wounded in left arm at Hanover Junction, Va. May 23,1864 Admitted to Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. May 25,1864 Captured at Petersburg, Va. April 2,1865. Released at Point
Lookout, Md. June 24,1865. Died at Oxford, Ga. February 20,1925.


Title Bird, William
Age at Death 79 years 10 months
County of Death Newton
Date of Death 1925-02-11
Year of Death 1925
Father's Name Tom Bird
Mother's Name Martha Jones (should be Eveline)
First Name William
Last Name Bird
Race or Ethnic Origin Caucasian

Certificate Number 5321
Sex Male

Spouse's Name Betty Bird
Format Document

Cite as Death Certificates, Vital Records, Public Health, RG 26-5-95, Georgia Archives, Digital Collection Georgia Death Certificates

Death certificate shows that he was buried at the Byrd Cemetery.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Bird (1804 - 1880)
  Eveline Jones Bird (1808 - 1897)
 
 Spouses:
  Julia Ann Smith Bird (1848 - 1874)
  Elizabeth Cason Bird (1858 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Bird Dial (1868 - 1897)*
  Letha E. Bird Dial (1872 - 1953)*
  Andrew Jackson Bird (1874 - 1897)*
  Fannie Odessa Byrd Cason (1886 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Terrell Bird (1830 - 1905)*
  Williamson C. Bird (1832 - 1912)*
  Lee Bird (1835 - 1862)*
  John R. Bird (1836 - 1919)*
  Bluford T Bird (1839 - 1864)*
  Melissa Wallace Bird Richardson (1840 - 1915)*
  William Bird (1845 - 1925)
  Winfield Scott Byrd (1847 - 1927)*
  Annie Bird Ellington (1850 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Byrd Cemetery
Newton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Birdgirl
Record added: Oct 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78556216
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Happy Confederate Memorial Day
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 Added: Apr. 26, 2016
With Honor and Respect today on the 151st Annniversary of the end of the War of Northern Aggression.
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 Added: Apr. 9, 2016
Christmas Blessings to a very special CSA Soldier
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