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Welcome to the BIRD Chronicles

BIRD Chronicles Volume XVI, Issue 2, Summer © 2021, ISSN 1941-3521

 

The quarterly publication of the Linton Research Fund Inc., © 1987

 

 

 

BIRD Chronicles

 

In Loving Memory of

Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton 

(May 17, 1922 - November14, 2012)

daughter of

Jeff Augustus "GUS" BIRD

(August 16, 1893 - June 12, 1954)

 &

 Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER 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 © 1987-2021

All Rights Reserved Linton & Bird Chronicles © 1984-2021

 

Editor-in-ChiefTerry Louis Linton

Webmaster:Terry Louis Linton

Editors: Nancy Suzanne LINTON  Kenneth "Ken" Edward Linton

Technical Adviser: Karen Ann LINTON 

Honorary Membership DirectorEvelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

Membership Director:Terry Louis Linton

BIRD Project Director:Terry Louis Linton

Project Mangers:

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

John M. O'ConnellKenneth "Ken" Edward LINTON,   Mary Louise BIRD Gill, 

Margaret Drusilla BIRD Norwood (1928-2019),  Vera Lee MARTIN Bird

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BIRD Family Research

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)

 

Your paid Membership Dues includes a written historical and genealogical research on any LINTON or BIRD ancestor and their aligned branches.

 

How to become a member of the Linton Research Fund Inc., and the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles

 

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Purpose Statement

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 (1928-2019); 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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Jeff Augustus “Gus” BIRD (1893-1954) & Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988) Christmas 1953, the only known photo with all of their 16 children: Top row from left to right: David Brewer BIRD (1938-1997); Donald Milton BIRD (1926-1999); Guy Edward BIRD (1918-1957); Albert Irvin BIRD (1925-2008); Franklin Delano BIRD (1934-2016); Jeff Augustus BIRD Jr., (1923-2015); Earl Alford (1919-1991); Carlton Norris BIRD (1931-2002); Bottom Row Left to Right: Iva Lee BIRD Bryant (1930-1993); Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012); Patricia Margie BIRD Bronsted (1941); Beatrice Jean BIRD Jenson (1942); Jeff Augustus Bird (1893-1954); Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988); Margaret Druslla BIRD Norwood (1928); Frances Dell BIRD Shivers (1934-2014) Mary Louise BIRD Gill (1936); Myrtle Elizabeth BIRD Dougall Holzapel (1921-1996)

 

Above photo:  Franklin Delano "Buddy" BIRD (1934–2016), Daniel, Edward, Tim, Margaret, Penny & Rita Aline PULLIAM Bird (1940-2014)

 

Featured Articles

  

Franklin Delano "Buddy" BIRD (1934–2016)

Ancestral Lineage Heritage

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2019

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2019

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XV, Issue 1, Spring © 2020, ISSN 1941-3521

 

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Direct BIRD Ancestral Line

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2020

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2020

BIRD Chronicles Volume XV, Issue 3, Fall © 2020, ISSN 1941-3521

 

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Sir knight Robert MAITLAND (1369-1434) Knight of Shire of Thirlestane and Lethington

 & Lady Maria ABERNETHY (1359–1431)

13th great-grandparents of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954)

14th great-grandparents of Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2020

Linton Research Fund Inc., © 2020

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XV, Issue 1, Spring © 2020, ISSN 1941-3521

 

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Ironmaster William BIRD (1706-1761) Esquire  

 

ROOTS Website.com) (Terry L. Linton © 1990

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 1990

BIRD Chronicles Volume XV, Issue 1, Spring © 2020, ISSN 1941-3521

 

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Duncan I (1001–1040) King of Scotland

24th Thomas Jefferson BIRD (1861-1931)

25th great-grandfather of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954)

26th great-grandfather of Evelyn Virginia BIRD (1922-2012)

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2015

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2019

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XIV, Issue 1, Spring © 2019, ISSN 1941-3521

 

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William Mastin WILLIAMS Jr.,"Buckskin" (1809–1859) &

Eliza Jane EMBERSON (1822–1856)  

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

(2nd great-grandparents of Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2009

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles This day in history © 2009

LINTON & BIRD CHRONICLES, Volume IV, Issue 3, Fall © 2009, ISSN 1941-3521

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XV, Issue 1, Spring © 2020, ISSN 1941-3521 

 

 

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Ground Breaking News! 

 

Our BIRD Family Tree has made a DRAMATIC CHANGE !   

With the newly discovered and documented

7th great-grandparents of Thomas Jefferson BIRD (1861-1931).  

 


Thomas BIRD Sr., (1600–1662) & Mary BELDEN (1600–1664) the just discovered “Irish emigrants”

THIS IS A TOTALLY NEW TREE TOP discard your copy of the family old tree.  All excising ancestors are still in our tree, just related differently now. 

 

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Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988)

My “Grandma Bird”

 

Terry Louis Linton  © 2017

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2017

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume XII, Issue 4, Winter © 2017-18, ISSN 1941-3521

 

  

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Three Signers of the Declaration of Independence &

One Signer of the Constitution

 In our Bird Family Tree

 

Terry Louis Linton © 1984

BIRD Chronicles © 1984

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 1987

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume VII, Issue 1, Spring © 2007, ISSN 1941-3521

 

 

Thomas Jefferson BIRD (1861-1931) was the grandfather of Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012).  Thomas had three signers of the Declaration of Independence, in his family tree. They were Justice James WILSON (1742-1798) and  Colonel George ROSS (1730-1779) also Chief Judge George READ (1733-1798).  

 

 

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Washington's Crossing of the Delaware River

Battle of Trenton

Colonel Mark BIRD (1739-1812)

 

Terry Louis Linton © 1986

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume I, Issue 9 © Linton Group Limited 1986

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles This Day in History © 2009

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2009

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles, Volume VI, Issue 3, Fall © 2011, ISSN 1941-3521

Updated December 27, 2017

Washington Crossing the Delaware, oil painting by Emmanuel Leutze in 1851 in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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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

Patrick HENEY (1736-1799) oil painting by George Bagby Mattews (1851-1943)

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

Lady Godiva GODGIFU (990–1067) Countess of Mercia

 

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

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

29th great-grandparents of Charles Edward LINTON (1890-1958)

30th great-grandparents of Kirk Louis LINTON 1914-1987)

 

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2010

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2010

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles, Volume VI, Issue 1, Spring © 2011, ISSN 1941-3521

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

updated July 17, 2017

  

Lady "Godiva" oil painting by John Collier © 1874

 

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Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 1987-2017 "Digging for our Roots"

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BIRD Chronicles Editor

 

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 spelling errors and date errors, let me know here on the LINTON & BIRD BLOG or e-mail me at Terry_L_Linton@linton-research-fund-inc.com  or comment on the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Facebook page.   THANKS. Hope you enjoy. cool 

 

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What's New in the BIRD Chronicles

Updated April 2, 2021 

 

Frank Lafayette BIRD (1913-1994) Project undated November 22, 2020

 

Ora Gail MARTIN (1916-2010) Project undated November 21, 2020

 

November Birthdays & Anniversaries updated November 1, 2020

 

LINTON Chronicles Volume XV, Issue 3, Fall © 2020, ISSN 1941-3521 issued September 24, 2020

 

BIRD Chronicles Volume XV, Issue 3, Fall © 2020, ISSN 1941-3521 issued September 22, 2020

 

Linton Research Fund Inc.,Home Page  updated September 22, 2020

 

Direct BIRD Ancestral Line  New September 12, 2020

 

September Birthdays & Anniversaries updated September 11, 2020

 

Guy Edward "Eddie" BIRD (1918-1957) Project  updated August 4, 2020

 

August Birthdays & Anniversaries  updated August 2, 2020 

 

Visitors to LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Website up dated July 10, 2020 

 

Sir knight Robert MAITLAND (1369-1434) Knight of Shire of Thirlestane and Lethington & Lady Maria ABERNETHY (1359–1431) 13th great-grandparents of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) and the 14th great-grandparents of Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012)  New June 2 2020

 

Franklin Delano "Buddy" BIRD (1934–2016) Ancestral Lineage Heritage  New May 12, 2020

 

Most Poplar Pages for LINTON & BIRD Chronicles   New April 4, 2020

 

Ironmaster William BIRD (1706-1761) Esquire  New April 1, 2020

 

Colonel William BIRD (1757-1812) Brief Sketch   New April 1, 2020

  

Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton Brief Lineage Heritage  updated March 31, 2020

 

 Visitors to LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Website  updated  March 28, 2020  

 

 LINTON & BIRD Chronicles on Facebook  updated almost everyday

 

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BIRD Family Tree

 

BIRD Family Tree Branches 

 

BIRD Table of Contents Menu

 

Direct BIRD Ancestral Line  New September 12, 2020

 

Who is having a Birthday or Anniversary Today

 

Ancestors of Jeff Augustus Gus BIRD (1893-1954) 

 

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

 

Past BIRD Articles from the BIRD Chronicles 

 

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

 

BIRD Chronicles Editor page 

 

Descendants of William Bird (1706-1761) Surname List

 

(Little known Bird Family Facts)  

 

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 

 

Our Oldest BIRD Ancestors

 

SURNAME Index

 

BIRD Projects Page

 

BIRD Ancestors Facts

 

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles This day in History

 

How to become a Member of the BIRD Chronicles

 

History of the Linton Research Fund In.c LINTON & BIRD Chronicles  

 

Linton Research Fund Inc., Favorite Links

 

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles on Facebook    updated daily

 

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According to MY STATISTICS in the month of March 2021, the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles website had 1,422 unique visitors that spent time on our sites LINTON Chronicles and the BIRD Chronicles.  The site has been up for 726 weeks.  "Thanks for visiting and come back when you can stay longer" Terry Louis Linton, President Linton Research Fund Inc.

 

Feburary  2021 - 1,393 unique vistors 

January  2021 - 1,168 unique vistors 

December 2020 - 995 unique vistors 

November  2020 - 1,470 unique vistors 

October 2020 - 1,074 unique vistors 

September 2020 - 483 unique vistors 

August 2020 - 542 unique vistors

July  2020- 588 unique vistors 

June 2020-  478 unique vistors 

May 2020 - 502 unique visitors

April 2020 - 557 unique visitors

March  2020- 531 unique visitors

February 2020 - 496 unique visitors

January 2020 - 560 unique visitors   smile   

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