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LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XII, Issue 2, Summer 2017, ISSN 1941-3521

 

 

 LINTON & BIRD Chronicles

The quarterly publication of the © Linton Research Fund Inc.

BIRD Chronicles

In Loving Memory of

Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

daughter of

Jeff Augustus "GUS" BIRD

(August 16, 1893 - June 12, 1954)

 &

 Clara Myrtle GRAY Bird

(June 14, 1900 - December 27, 1988)

Married on

August 7, 1917

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BIRD Chronicles

The quarterly publication of the © Linton Research Fund Inc.

Established 1984

 

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 1987-2017

All Rights Reserved Linton & Bird Chronicles © 1984-2017

 

Editor-in-Chief: Terry Louis Linton

Webmaster: Terry Louis Linton

Editors: Nancy Suzanne LINTON Hall  &  Kenneth Edward Linton

Technical Adviser: Karen Ann LINTON Hinkson  &  Gilbert Walton "Walt" Bronstad

Honorary Membership DirectorEvelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

Membership Director: Terry Louis Linton

Contributing Advisors: Kenneth "Ken" Edward Linton & Nancy LINTON Hall 

Project Director: Terry Louis Linton

Project Mangers:

Rita Aline PULLIAM Bird (1940-2014), Patrica "Pat" Margie BIRD Bronstad,

John M. O'Connell, Kenneth "Ken" Edward Linton,  Mary Louise BIRD Gill, 

Margaret Drusilla BIRD Norwood, Vera Lee MARTIN Bird

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BIRD Family Research

Updated October 29, 2009: All Bird historical and genealogical research, at the present time, is being researched by certified genealogist, Terry Louis Linton, (National Association of Certified Genealogist, 1977) (Bird Family Historian, 1984) (Bird Family Historian Directory, 1984) (Bird Family Newsletter Directory, 1985) (Birdsboro 250th Anniversary Bird Family History Speaker, 1990). Check out Other Works by Terry Louis Linton. Also, genealogical researchers Patrica Marjie BIRD Bronstad, John M. O'Connell. and the late, Rita Aline PULLIAM Bird (1940-2014)

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Purpose Statement

Updated August 27, 2008: The Linton Research Fund Inc., shall assist persons throughout the United States and elsewhere with the genealogy and ancestral history research of Kirk Louis Linton (1914-1987) and those other families aligned genealogically, through publications, meetings, workshops, seminars, and other educational programs; shall encourage, assist, and perform in the publication of genealogical and historical works pertaining to subjects on the surname of LINTON and aligned families, or related areas or places, connected with them; shall encourage, assist and perform in the establishing of a LINTON surname historical society, or those other family surnames which are aligned genealogically. (Linton Research Fund Inc., Bylaws)

 


 

The sixteen children of

Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) &

Clara Myrtle GRAY (1900-1988)

Guy Edward "Eddie" BIRD (1918-1957): Earl Alford BIRD (1919-1991); Myrtle Elizabeth BIRD Dougall Holzapel (1921-1996); Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012) J. A. "Jeff Augustus" BIRD (1923-2015); Albert Irvin BIRD (1925-2008); Donald Milton BIRD (1926-1999); Margaret Drusilla BIRD Norwood (1928); Iva Lee BIRD Bryant (1930-1993); Carlton Norris Bird (1931-2002); Franklin Delano "Buddy" BIRD (1934-2016); Frances Dell BIRD Shivers (1934-2014); Mary Louise BIRD Gill (1936); David Brewer Bird (1938-1997); Patricia "Pat" Marjie BIRD Bronstad (1941); Beatrice "Betty" Jean BIRD Jensen (1942)


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Below: standing from left to right, Franklin Delano "Buddy" BIRD (1934-2015), Margaret Drusilla BIRD Norwood, Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012), Frances Dell BIRD Shivers (1934-2014), Albert Irvin BIRD (1925-2008) seated Mary Louise BIRD Gill and Patricia "Pat" Marjie BIRD Bronstad at the June 30, 2007 Bird Family reunion.

 

 

 

J. A. "Jeff Augustus" "Snookum" "Jimmie" BIRD (1923-2015) and Marjorie Blanchard LAFOREST (1927-2010)

Featured Articles

 

Leofric (968–1057)  “the Great MALET” Earl of Mercia &

Lady "Godiva" GODGIFU Countess of Mercia (990-1067)

  

28th great-grandparents of Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988)

29th great-grandparents of Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2010

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2010

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XII, Issue 1, Spring © 2017, ISSN 1941-3521

 

 

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Patrick HENRY (1736–1799) Governor of Virginia

6th great-grand-uncle of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954)

7th great-grand-uncle of Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2016

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2016

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XII, Issue 1, Spring © 2017, ISSN 1941-3521

 

 

 

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Three Signers of the Declaration of Independence

 

 

 

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J. A. "Jeff Augustus" "Snookum" "Jimmie" BIRD (1923-2015) and Marjorie Blanchard LAFOREST (1927-2010)

son of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954

brither of Evelyn Virginia "Polly" BIRD Linton (1922-2012) 

Terry Louis Linton © 2007

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2007

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XII, Issue 1, Spring © 2017, ISSN 1941-3521

Work-in-progress

 

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How are you Related to Marquis Jean Paul Frederick HULING (1521-1571) Marquis of Bearn

(12th great-grandfather of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954)

(13th great-grandfather of Evelyn Virginia "Polly" BIRD Linton (-2012)

 

 Terry Louis Linton © 1993-2017

updated February 19, 2017

 

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How are you Related to Henrik HANSSON (1501-?)

(11th great-grandfather of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954)

(12th great-grandfather of Evelyn Virginia "Polly" BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

 Terry Louis Linton © 2017

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2017

 

 

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"Digging for our Roots"

 

 

 

What's New in the BIRD Chronicles

Updated August 19 2017

 

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Editor Note:  From Terry Louis Linton;  I Need some help Please! , if any one finds a page that is not linked to any thing or a page that needs to be updated or a page that looks like the "Carlton Norris "Buster" Bird (1931-2002)" page does Please let me know here on the BLOG or e-mail me at T_L_Linton@juno.com THANKS. Hope you enjoy.

 

 

Ancestors of Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988)   WILLIAMS Family Tree   established August 19, 2017 

 

RADCLIFFE Family Tree  updated June 25, 2017

 

Ancestors of Jeff Augustus Gus BIRD (1893-1954)  updated June 10, 2017

 

Past BIRD Articles from the BIRD Chronicles  updated May 27, 2017

 

May’s  Birthdays & Anniversaries  is being updated    May 26, 2017

 

Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988) Project  updated May 2, 2017

 

February Birthdays & Anniversaries LINTON & BIRD Chronicles this day in history  updated March 4, 2017

 

 HULING Branch of the BIRD Family Tree updated February 14, 2017

 

JONES-JONASSON Branch of the BIRD Family Tree New February 13, 2017

 

 

SURNAME Family Tree Menu  updated February 10, 2017

 

TALLEBOIS Branch of the Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988) Family Tree updated February 9, 2027

 

 

How are you related to  Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)  updated September 10, 2016

 

Surname Index Menu  updated September 3, 2016

 

Reverent Aeneas ROSS Sr. (1716-1782)  updated August 29, 2016

Half 2nd great-granduncle of Jeff Augustus “Gus” BIRD (1893-1954)

Half 3rd great-granduncle of Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

Aeneas son, John Ross, eloped with Quaker seamstress Betsy GRISCOM.

 

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J. A. "Jeff Augustus" "Snookum" "Jimmie" BIRD (1923-2015) Project updating

 

September Birthdays & Anniversaries updated September 6, 2016

 

 LINTON & BIRD Chronicles on Facebook updated almost everyday

 

 

BIRD Chronicles Pages

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Terry Louis Linton © 1968-2017

Copyright Linton Research Fund Inc., © 1987-2017

 

 

Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton Oral Interview 

 

Ancestors of Jeff Augustus Gus BIRD (1893-1954) updated June 10, 1017

 

Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988) Ancestors

 

Past BIRD Articles from the BIRD Chronicles  updated May 27, 2017

 

Lady "Godiva" GODGIFU (980-1067) 28th great-grandmother of Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988)

 

Most Popular WebPages Linton Research Fund Inc., 2013

 

BIRD Chronicles Editor page updated January 15, 2014

 

Descendants of William Bird (1706-1761) Surname List

 

(Little known Bird Family Facts)  updated July 25, 2012

 

Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) (Brief Lineage Heritage)

Interesting & unique names in our Bird family tree

 

Our BIRD Ancestors in the Civil War 1861-1865

 

Visitors to LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Website

 

LINTON & BIRD Master Files updated February 27, 2014

 

Our Oldest BIRD Ancestors

 

SURNAME Index

 

BIRD Projects Page

 

BIRD Ancestors Facts

 

How to become a Member of the BIRD Chronicles

 

Member News updated August 30, 2016

    Linton Research Fund Inc., Favorite Links

 

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles on Facebook updated daily

   

 

 

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Birthdays & Anniversaries

Terry Louis Linton © 1968-2017

Copyright Linton Research Fund Inc., © 1987-2017

 

updated May 27, 2017

 

Who is having a Birthday or Anniversary Today?

 

We have added 3,615 new ancestors to the LINTON & BIRD Master File in the last nine months , for total of 31,978

 

We have added 603 new marriages to the LINTON & BIRD Master File in the last nine months , for total of 7,831

 

We have added 431 new unique Surnames to the LINTON & BIRD Master File in the last nine months, for a total of 5,345

 

 

Master LINTON-BIRD File

can be found on Ancestry.com 

Is the Name you are looking for there? E-mail me at

 Terry_L_Linton@linton-research-fund-inc.com

or t_l_linton@juno.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

LINTON & BIRD Family This day in history

Follow the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles on Fackbook  embarassed

 

 

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BIRD Family Trees & Branches

 

Terry Louis Linton © 1968-2017

Copyright Linton Research Fund Inc., © 1987-2017

  

BIRD Family Tree

 

CAPPS Branch of Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird Family Tree

 

Clara Myrtle GRAY-Sadler Bird Family Tree

 

CARROLL Branch of the BIRD Family Tree

 

 GAY Branch of the BIRD Family Tree 

 

 GRAY Clara Myrtle GRAY-Sadler Bird Family Tree

 

HULING Branch of the BIRD Family Tree

 

HOO Branch of Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Family Tree   page established April 20, 2016 

 

JONASSON-JONES Family Branch   page established April 26, 2017

 

Linton Branch of the BIRD Family Tree

 

NASH Branch of the BIRD Family Tree

 

ROBESON Branch of the BIRD Family Tree

 

ROSS Branch of the BIRD Family Tree

 

      STONESTREET Branch of the BIRD Family Tree 

 

TALLEBOIS Branch of the Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988) Family Tree

 

THROCKMORTON Branch of the BIRD Family Tree

 

TOPPING Branch of the Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird Family Tree

 

 

 

Cool  From the BIRD Chronicles Editor  Wink

 

Editor Note:  From Terry Louis Linton;  I Need some help Please! , if any one finds a page that is not linked to any thing or a page that needs to be updated or a page that looks like the "Carlton Norris "Buster" Bird (1931-2002)" page does Please let me know here on the BLOG or e-mail me at T_L_Linton@juno.com        THANKS. Hope you enjoy. embarassed

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Did You Know?

(Little known Bird Family Facts)

About the ancestors of The sixteen children of

Jeff Augustus "Gus" Bird (1893-1954) & Clara Myrtle Gray-SADLER Bird (1900-1988)

 

 

Guy Edward "Eddie" BIRD (1918-1957): Earl Alford BIRD (1919-1991); Myrtle Elizabeth BIRD Dougall Holzapel (1921-1996); Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922) J. A. "Jeff Augustus" BIRD (1923); Albert Irvin BIRD (1925-2008); Donald Milton BIRD (1926-1999); Margaret Drusilla BIRD Norwood (1928); Iva Lee BIRD Bryant (1930-1993); Carlton Norris Bird (1931-2002); Franklin Delano "Buddy" BIRD (1934); Frances Dell BIRD Shivers (1934); Mary Louise BIRD Gill (1936); David Brewer Bird (1938-1997); Patricia "Pat" Margie BIRD Bronstad (1941); Beatrice "Betty" Jean BIRD Jensen (1942)

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Below photo

Jeff Augustus "GUS" BIRD & Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird  Christmas 1953, the only known photo with all their 16 children together in one photo. 

Jeff & Clara Bird. Christmas 1953, with their 16 children. Top row from left to right: David Brewer (1938-1997); Donald Milton (1926-1999); Guy Edward (1918-1957); Albert Irvin (1925); Franklin Delano (1934); Jeff Augustus, Jr. (1923); Earl Alford (1919-1991); Carlton Norris (1931-2002); Bottom Row Left to Right: Iva Lee (1930-1993); Evelyn Virginia (1922); Patricia Margie (1941); Beatrice Jean (1942); Jeff Augustus Bird (1893-1954); Clara Myrtle Gray Bird (1900-1988); Margaret Druslla (1928); Frances Dell (1934); Mary Louise (1936); Myrtle Elizabeth (1921-1996)

 

 

BIRD Profiles & Projects

BIRD Family Project Director

A work-in-progress index of the BIRD family ongoing projects

updated May 27, 2017

 

 

 

 

Read Past BIRD Articles from the BIRD Chronicles

 

Past Articles from the BIRD Chronicles 

updated May 26, 2017

Work-in-progress 

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Terry Louis Linton © 1968-2017

Copyright Linton & Bird Chronicles 1984-2007

Copyright Linton Research Fund Inc., © 1987-2017

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Website STATISTICS

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Established 1984 by © Terry Louis Linton

LINTON Chronicles a quarterly publication of the Linton Research Fund Inc.

BIRD Chronicles a quarterly publication of the Linton Research Fund Inc.

 

According to MY STATISTICS in the month of April 2017, the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles website had 701 unique visitors that spent time on our sites LINTON Chronicles and the BIRD Chronicles. "Thanks for visiting and come back when you can stay longer" Thanks, Terry Louis Linton

 

According to MY STATISTICS in the month of March 2017, the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles website had 963 unique visitors that spent time on our sites LINTON Chronicles and the BIRD Chronicles. "Thanks for visiting and come back when you can stay longer" Thanks, Terry Louis Linton

 

According to MY STATISTICS in the month of February 2017, the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles website had 1,247 unique visitors that spent time on our sites LINTON Chronicles and the BIRD Chronicles. "Thanks for visiting and come back when you can stay longer" Thanks, Terry Louis Linton

 

According to MY STATISTICS in the month of January 2017, the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles website had 1,104 unique visitors that spent time on our sites LINTON Chronicles and the BIRD Chronicles. "Thanks for visiting and come back when you can stay longer" Thanks, Terry Louis Linton

 

According to MY STATISTICS in the month of December 2016, the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles website had 1,111 unique visitors that spent time on our sites LINTON Chronicles and the BIRD Chronicles. "Thanks for visiting and come back when you can stay longer" Thanks, Terry Louis Linton