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Amanda Melvina Bird[1]

Female 1820 - 1898


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  • Census: Federal  1820  , Captain Fannin's District, Hancock County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • male 26-45: James Bird [at 37]
      female 26-45 [Nancy at 30]
      male 16-26
      male 16-26
      female 10-16 [Lucinda C. at 13]
      male 10-16 [Tamerlane at abt 11]
      male <10 [Gresham at 9]
      female <10 [Lurana at 7]
      female <10 [Julia Ann at 4]
      male <10 [Irwin at abt 2]
      female <10 [Amanda at abt 0]
      14 slaves
    Born  18 Sep 1820  , , Hancock County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Census: Federal  1830  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • male 40-50: James Bird [at 45]
      female 30-40 [Nancy at 40]
      male 20-30 [Tamerlane at abt 21]
      male 15-20 [Gresham at 19]
      female 15-20 [Lurana at 17]
      female 10-15 [Julia Ann at 14]
      male 10-15 [Irwin at 12]
      female 5-10 [Amanda Melvena at 10]
      male 5-10 [James Fannin at abt 5]
      female under 5 [Ann B. at 4]
      male under 5 [John J. at 2]
    Census: Federal  17 Aug 1850  , District 25, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) Drayton Blackburn, male age 30, farmer, $5,000 real estate, born in SC
      2) Amanda Blackburn, female age 29, born in GA
      3) Ann Blackburn, female age 1, born in GA
      4) James Blackburn, male age 6/12, born in GA
      5) William Blackburn, male age 68, born in SC
    Census: Federal  Jul 1860  , District 28, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Amanda Blackburn, female age 37, born in GA
      2) Ann Blackburn, female age 12, born in GA, attended school
    Died  10 Nov 1898  [1
    Person ID  I2821  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  29 Jul 2008 

    Father  James Bird,   b. 3 Nov 1783, , , Halifax County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1855, , Blakely, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy Ann Jones,   b. 22 Apr 1790, , , Halifax County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1873, , Blakely, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Jan 1807  , , Hancock County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F506  Group Sheet

    Family  William "Drayton" Blackburn,   b. 27 Jun 1819, , , , South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1855, , , Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  20 Nov 1840  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Children 
     1. Ann Blackburn,   b. 26 Oct 1848, , , Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1937, , , Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. James Blackburn,   b. Abt Feb 1850, , , Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  14 Oct 2005 
    Family ID  F974  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1820 - , Captain Fannin's District, Hancock County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Sep 1820 - , , Hancock County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1830 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Nov 1840 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 17 Aug 1850 - , District 25, Early County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - Jul 1860 - , District 28, Early County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S228] Collections of Early County Historical Society 1979, 3 volumes, Early County Historical Society, Inc., (Tallahassee, Florida: Rose Printing Company), G929.3758., 2: 375.

    2. [S1641] 1820 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Hancock County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M33, roll 7, p. 101, James Bird household, accessed 29 Jul 2008, 29 Jul 2008.

    3. [S1605] 1830 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M29, roll 17, p. 25, line 18, James Bird household, accessed 1 Jul 2008, 1 Jul 2008.

    4. [S1255] 1850 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), M432, roll 68, District 25, p. 613, dwelling 84, family 84, Drayton Blackburn household, accessed 6 Dec 2006, 5 Jul 2008.

    5. [S385] 1860 U.S. census, Early County, Georgia, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), Amanda Blackburn household, District 28, family 235, page 623; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M653, roll 120.

    6. [S368] "Decatur County Georgia Marriage Records, 1824 - 1945," database, Decatur County, Georgia Rootsweb, Jordan Dodd, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gadecatu/Marriage/surindex.html), marriage of Drayton Blackburn & Amanda Bird, 26 Nov 1840, A-247.