Samuel J. Bird

Franklin County, Virginia, USA
Death 22 Jul 1851 (aged 63)
Russellville, Putnam County, Indiana, USA
Burial Putnam County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 46231481 · View Source
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Samuel J. Bird was the son of James Bird and Frances "Fanny" Mason. He was the second son of six children and the namesake of his Grandpa Samuel Bird, and probably his father, James Bird. He was born in Franklin, Virginia and married Christiana Ader (original spelling was EADER) in 1811 in Stokes, North Carolina.

Samuel served in the War of 1812 serving under Captain Lowry's CO in the NC MILITIA.
War of 1812 North Carolina-
Bird, Samuel
6th Regt. 4th Regt., Rowan Co.
Name: Samuel Bird
State: NC
County: Rowan County
Township: Fourth Reg. Mr
Year: 1814

Samuel moved his family to Indiana very soon after returning home from the war. His father James Bird, Uncles William & John Bird, and several siblings moved to Harrison, Indiana at the same time, before 1820.

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