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John Jones Bird[1, 2]

Male 1828 - 1878


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  • Born  17 Apr 1828  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    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]
    Unclaimed Letter  1 Apr 1846  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He was listed as "John Bird."
    Tax List  1850  , Desser, Seminole County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • John Bird paid 1 poll and owned 7 slaves. He paid $2.98 tax (4 1/4 mills).
    Census: Federal  20 Aug 1850  , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1) John Bird, male age 22, farmer, born in GA
      2) Armette Bird, female age 17, born in GA
    Census: Federal  1 Jun 1870  , District 28, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1) John J. Bird, white male age 42, dry goods merch., $8,500 real estate, $7,500 personal estate, born in GA
      2) Araminter Bird, white female age 86 [should be 36], keeping house, born in GA
      3) Laney Unganhart, black female age 45, cook, born in GA, cannot read or write
      4) Henry Unganhart, mulatto male age 14, waiting boy, born in GA, cannot read or write
    Died  12 Jul 1878  , , Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried  Blakely Cemetery, Blakely, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I2824  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  5 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  Aramenta Harrell,   b. 24 Jan 1833, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1913, , Blakely, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  3 Mar 2005 
    Family ID  F1333  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1828 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1830 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsUnclaimed Letter - 1 Apr 1846 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1850 - , Desser, Seminole County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 20 Aug 1850 - , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1 Jun 1870 - , District 28, Early County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jul 1878 - , , Early County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blakely Cemetery, Blakely, Early County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
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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. [S535] Blakely City Cemetery, Blakely, Early County, Georgia, grave marker for John J. Bird, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 12 Mar 2006.

    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. [S765] Albany, Georgia, Newspaper Clippings, 3 volumes, Tad Evans, (Savannah, Georgia: Tad Evans, 1996), G929.3758 BAK GA., 1:51.

    5. [S786] Decatur County, Georgia, "Various Tax Lists, 1824-1850," on microfilm in drawer 127, box 10, Clerk of Superior Court, (Morrow, Georgia: The Georgia Archives), John Bird entry, 1850 tax year, Militia District 635, 22 Jun 2007.

    6. [S1255] 1850 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), M432, roll 67, District 22, p. 52, dwelling 356, family 356, John Bird household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    7. [S105] 1870 U.S. census, Early County, Georgia, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), John J. Bird household, District 28, dwelling & family 28, page 59; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M593, roll 148.