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           December Birthdays & Anniversaries

Terry Louis Linton © 2009-2011

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles This Day in History © 2009-2011

Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2009-2011

Produced by Legacy 7.5 on August 24, 2009

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

Updated December 1, 2011

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                                     December

Abraham Alfred BIRD (1843-1853) was born in December 1845, in Franklin County, Virginia.

George K. BIRD (1885-?) was born in December 1895, in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.

Ira A. BIRD (1881-1983) was born in December 1881, in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.

Mary Asenath BIRD (1833-1853) was born in December 1833, Franklin County, Virginia.

Arley Alexander BYRD (1858-1927) & Mary Elizabeth HARDISTY were married in December 1883, in Pilot Rock, Umatilla County, Oregon, 128 years ago.

John CARROLL was born in December 1766, in the York District, York County, South Carolina.

Lewis M. FOWLER was born in December 1891, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Mary J. LEE was born in December 1855, in Virginia.

William Crawford LINTON & Ann ASPINWALL were married in December 1820, 191years ago.

Dora Selectman MILLER was born in December 1877, in Virginia.

William B. OGLE & Mary CARSON were married in December 1755, in Grayson County, Pennsylvania, 256 years ago.

Philip TRUAX was born in December 1615, in Amsterdam, Holland.

Richard WIDDECKE was born on December 1891, in Germany.

                          December 1

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Nelly Conway BALDWIN was born on December 1, 1789, at Belle Grove Plantation, in Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia.

Abraham BIRD (1803-1876) was born on December 1, 1803, at Smiths Creek, in Mount Jackson, Shenandoah County, Virginia.

John BIRD, Sr. (1828-1900), & Asenath BECKNER was born on December 1, 1828, in Franklin County, Virginia, 183 years ago.

Annie Eola BIRD (1897-1985) was born on December 1, 1897, in North Carolina.

Charles H. BIRD Sr., was born on December 1, 1917, at Fort Davis, in Jeff Davis County, Texas.

Saida Baxter BIRD (1848-1922) was born on December 1, 1848, at Granite Farm Plantation, Sparta, Hancock County, Georgia.

Below Photo: All from left to right: first row setting, Wilson Edgeworth Dalton BIRD (1850-1910 ) and Sarah "Sallie" C. J. BAXTER Bird (1828-1910). Next row, Victor SMITH (1848-1915) setting Mary BAXTER Gresham (1822-?), standing Saida Baxter BIRD Smith (1848-1922), top row standing, Minnie GRISHAM (1844-?) and her brother Thomas “Tom” GRISHAM (1842-?), Photo was taken in the 1870s at a family gathering at Cape May, New Jersey.

Rebecca BIRD (1803-?) was born on December 1, 1803, at Smiths Creek, in Mount Jackson, Shenandoah County, Virginia.

Bourgoon BROUCARD & Marie du MAY were married in December 1, 1663, in Mannheim, Baden, Germany, 348 years ago.

Riley Edward BOWMAN was born on December 1, 1994, in Phoenix, Arizona.

Emma Kathleen BOWMAN was born on December 1, 1994, in Phoenix, Arizona.

Mary & Thomas BUCKMAN were married on December 1, 1584, in Parish Billinghurst, County Sussex, England, 427 years ago.

Teunis Janse (Kuver) (Koevers) COVERT & Barbara Lucas VAN KESSEL were married on December 1, 1645, in Zwoog, Noord Holland, Netherlands, 366 years ago.

Thomas COWGILL & Sarah CLAYTON was born on December 1, 1727, in the Duck Creek Quaker Meeting House in Kent County, Delaware, 284 years ago.

Fleming J. FARIS was born on December 1, 1847, in Marion County, Indiana

John Harold JENSEN was born on December 1, 1939, in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.

 

 

 

 Clarence Harvey KESTER was born on December 1, 1879, at Kings Mountain, in Cleveland County, North Carolina.

Charles "Charlie" Edward LINTON (1890-1958) was born on December 1, 1890, at the Linton Farm, Riverside Park, Mount Vernon District, Fairfax County, Virginia. Charles  was the son of John Edward LINTON (1838-1901) & Sallie Fenmor STONESTREET (1861-1926). Charles was born on December 1, 1890, on the "Linton Family Farm, in Riverside Park," near Hunters Station and Fort Hunt, in the Mount Vernon District, Fairfax County, Virginia. Charles’ mother, had him christened, in December 1890, in the Saint Mary's Catholic Church, in Alexandria, Virginia.

On December 1, 1909, Charles married Annie Lucretia Cronk (1888-1956), the daughter of Charles Fenton Cronk (1852-1918) and Georganna Lucretia Coxen (1855-1897), in Alexandria, Virginia. Annie and Charles were married by Reverent Jas H. Sener, with the consent of her father, in person.

 

Charles "Charlie" Edward LINTON (1890-1958) & Annie Lucretia CRONK (1888-1956) were married on December 1, 1909, Alexandria, Virginia, 102 years ago. On November 18, 1888, Annie Lucretia CRONK, the daughter of Charles Fenton CRONK (1852-1897) and Georganna Lucretia COXEN (1855-1897), was born in Alexandria, Virginia.

 Charles Edward LINTON(1890-1958) & Annie Lucretia CRONK (1888-1956) had seven Children: John Edward Charles Linton (1910-1911); Florence Avis LINTON Beavers (1912-1990); Kirk Louis Linton(1914-1987); Georganna Linton (1916-1916); Theodore "Ted" Francis Linton (1917-1970); Bernadette "Bernie" Thelma LINTON Butler (1921); Madeline "Madge" Elizabeth LINTON Bly(1922-1991)

Annie Lucretia CRONK Linton died on February 10, 1956, in Circle Terrace Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia, at age 67. Annie was buried in Mount Comfort Cemetery, Fairfax County, Virginia.

Charles Edward LINTON died on April 6, 1958, at Circle Terrace Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia, at age 67. The cause of his death was from heart attacks and strokes. Charles was buried, next to Annie, in the Mount Comfort Cemetery, Fairfax County, Virginia.

Zachariah LINTON was born on December 1, 1791, in the Linton Hundreds, Frederick County, Maryland.

 

Arthur LYNTON & Elizabeth STORY were married on December 1, 1679, at Saint James Duke's Place, in London, England, 332 years ago.

Nash MAGNESS was born on December 1, 1892, in Sandy Plains, Cleveland County, North Carolina.

Ezekiel NEEDHAM was born on December 1, 1676, in Middlewich, Cheshire, England.

Susan RADCLIFFE was born on December 1, 1663, at Chapel Hill, Parish Rossendale, County Lancashire, England.

John READ was born on December 1, 1763, in the Read Mansion, in New Castle County, Delaware.

Tyler Jake RUSHING was born on December 1, 1988, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Elizabeth RUDD & John PURSLEY were married on December 1, 1684, in Middletown Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 327 years ago.

Jesse THATCHER was born on December 1, 1784, in Berkeley County, Virginia.

Catherine Caroline THOMPSON was born on December 1, 1842, in Clinton, Butler County, Pennsylvania.

 

 

On December 1, 1699, the ship CANTERBURY landed at the Philadelphia Dock. On September 3, 1699, the ship weighed it’s anchor and set sail from Cowes, Island of Wright, England for a it’s voyage to America.  On board the CANTERBURY were Quaker master carpenter John LINTON (1662–1709) and his wife Rebekah RELFE (1670-1714) ‘the emigrates” and their three young children, Anna LINTON (1694–1699), Mary LINTON (1695–1769) and Joseph LINTON (1697–17470). Also, John’s brothers, David LINTON (1665–1739), Jacob LINTON 1670–?) and Samuel LINTON (1675–?) were on board. John and Rebekah’s daughter, Anna died during the voyage and was buried at sea.   Quaker William PENN (1644-1718) and his wife Hannah and daughter, Letitia, were on board the CANTERBURY, also accompanying them was his secretary, James Logan. This was Penn’s second visit to his Pennsylvania Colony.  On November 3, 1699, the CANTERBURY  landed at Newcastle, Delaware and on November 30, 1699 it set sail and landed December 1, 1699 at  Philadelphia Dock.

                       December 2

 

Martha BLACKSHAW (1707-1731) was born on December 2, 1707, and died on December 26, 1731 in Falls Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Martha was the daughter of Nehemiah BLACKSHAW (1675–1743) and Mary LINTON (1695–1769) the emigrate. Martha married George BARBER (1705–?) born in Falls Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Martha was the 1st cousin 5 times removed of Kirk Louis LINTON (1914-1987)

 

J. A. "Jeff Augustus" "Snookum" "Jimmie" BIRD (1923-2015) was born on December 2, 1923, in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. J. A. was the son of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) &  Myrtle GRAY-Sadler (1900-1988). He was the 4th great-grandson of Ironmaster William BIRD (1706-1761) the founder of Birdsboro & Brigitte HULING (1710-1792). He  was the 11th great-grandson of Marquis Jean Paul Frederick de HULINGUES (1531-?) & Lady Hulingues of Province Bearn, France, also the 11th great-grandson of Peter STILLE (1510-?) & Lady Stille of Sole, Upland Sweden. Also the 24th great-granddson of Earl Malcolm Macheth de ROSS (1100-1168) & Princess Aveline Ales CANMORE (1113-?) of Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland.