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

 

 

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 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-ChiefTerry Louis Linton

Webmaster:Terry Louis Linton

Editors: Nancy Suzanne LINTON  Kenneth "Ken" Edward Linton

Technical Adviser: Karen Ann LINTON  &  Gilbert Walton "Walt" BRONSTAD

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,  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); 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)

 

Featured Articles

 

 

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

Updated December 21, 2017

 

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

Marjorie Blanchard LAFOREST (1927-2010)

 

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2007

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2007

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

updated December 29, 2017

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

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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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Lieutenant Colonel Charles Horton BIRD (1917-1999) (Profile)

 

Terry Louis Linton © 2017

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles This Day in History © 2009-2017

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2011-2017

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles, Volume XII, Issue 3, Fall © 2017, ISSN 1941-3521

 

 

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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

 

Celebrating Grandparents Day, the first Sunday after Labor Day.   smile    

My grandparents were Charles Edward LINTON (1890-1958) & Annie Lucretia CRONK (1888-1956) and Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) & Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988)

According to MY STATISTICS in the month of February 2018, the LINTON & BIRD Chronicles website had 1,127 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     

 

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What's New in the BIRD Chronicles

Updated January 16, 2018

 

Bird Family Migration Routes Project     updated Daily 

 

BIRD Chronicles Editor page  updated January 16, 2018

 

History of the Linton Research Fund In.c LINTON & BIRD Chronicles    updated January 5, 2018   

 

Thomas BIRD (1600–1662) & Mary BELDEN (1600–1664) Project    page established January 4, 2018

 

BIRD Family Tree  updated January 4, 2018

 

Hugh Orlando BIRD (1890-1964) Project  updated January 2, 2018

 

Visitors to LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Website  updated January 1, 2018

 

Linton Research Fund Inc., Website Home Page  updated December 30, 2017 

   

Washington's Crossing of the Delaware River Battle of Trenton Colonel Mark BIRD (1739-1812) new December 29, 2017

 

BIRD Family Tree Branches  established December 29, 2017

 

BIRD Family Gallery  updated December 29. 2017  

 

John Williams (1840-1943) & Sarah A. Capps (1846-1943) Project  updated December 28, 2017

 

J. A. "Jeff Augustus" "Snookum" "Jimmie" BIRD (1923-2015) & Marjorie Blanchard LAFOREST (1927-2010)  updated December 28, 2017

 

Questions about our family tree page  established December 28, 2017

 

Fort Wilson Riot   updated December 25, 2017

 

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles This Day in History Birthday and Anniversary  updated December 24, 2017

 

Three Signers of the Declaration of Independence & One Signer of the Constitution In our Bird Family Tree  updated December 21, 2017 

 

Charles Horton BIRD (1917-1999) (Profile) new December 19, 2017

 

December Birthday & Anniversaries  updated December 18, 2017

 

November Birthdays & Anniversaries   updated December 7, 2017

 

Thomas Jefferson BIRD (1861-1931) Project   updated December 6, 2017

 

Earl Alford BIRD (1919-1991) Project  updated October 28, 2017

 

Patrick HENRY (1736–1799) Governor of Virginia updated June 1 2017

 

WILLIAMS Family Tree   established August 19, 2017 

 

Leofric (968–1057) “the Great MALET” Earl of Mercia Lady Godiva GODGIFU (990–1067) Countess of Mercia updated July 17, 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

 

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

 

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

 

JONES-JONASSON Branch of the BIRD Family Tree established 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, 2017

 

 LINTON & BIRD Chronicles on Facebook updated almost everyday

 

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BIRD Chronicles Pages smile 

 

Who is having a Birthday or Anniversary Today

 

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)

 

 

BIRD Chronicles Editor page 

 

Descendants of William Bird (1706-1761) Surname List

 

(Little known Bird Family Facts) 

 

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 

 

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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