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Maj John Birdsong
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Birth: 1733
York County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1790
Sardis (Union County)
Union County
South Carolina, USA

John Birdsong was born to John Birdsong and Sarah Bennett in 1733. He married Mary Armistead. He was a member of the Halifax Resolve and he was a Major in the Revolutionary war in Chatham Co. NC. He was captured by Colonel David Fanning at the Chatham Co. NC courthouse. He was marched to the Coast at NC and put on a ship that went to Charleston SC. When the war was over he sold his land in Chatham Co. NC and moved to Union Co. SC where he played a part in the building of the first Union Co. SC courthouse.  
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Armstead Birdsong (1730 - 1782)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Birdsong (1769 - 1850)*
  Jesse Birdsong (1774 - 1836)*
  Lydia Nancy Birdsong Irwin (1780 - 1834)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fair Forest Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Jonesville (Union County)
Union County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Debi Garrett
Record added: Oct 24, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9699023
Maj John Birdsong
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Honoring Major John Birdsong, DAR Ancestor Number A010376
- Vonnie Cantrell
 Added: Apr. 20, 2014
My 6th Great Grandfather!
- WM R M
 Added: Feb. 11, 2014
Blessings for my 5X great grandfather.
- Bettie Anne Jones
 Added: Jun. 8, 2011
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