Richard Bird[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]

Male 1820 - 1895  (74 years)


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  • Name Richard Bird 
    Born 13 Oct 1820  Southport, Chemung, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1845  La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Baptized (LDS) 21 Sep 1845 
    Residence 1848  McOlney's Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Endowed (LDS) 31 Jul 1852  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 27 Feb 1895  Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1 Mar 1895  Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2478  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Benjamin Freeman Bird,   b. 19 Jan 1778, Rahway, Union, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1861, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Marabah Reeves,   b. 6 May 1784, Rahway, Union, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1833, Southport, Chemung, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1801  , Morris, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 29 May 1891 
    Family ID F2263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Laura Crandall,   b. 25 Jan 1828, Villenova, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1905, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1855  Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 17 Jul 1986  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Family ID F2271  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emeline Crandall,   b. 27 Jun 1824, Villenova, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1898, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [14
    Married 27 Mar 1845  La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Sealed S (LDS) 31 Jul 1852  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard LeRoy Bird,   b. 11 Sep 1848, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Amanda Fadelia Bird,   b. 10 Feb 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1846  (Age 0 years)
     3. Martin William Bird,   b. 1 Dec 1849, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F2272  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1845 - La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Mar 1845 - La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Hancock County Marriage Register p. 5
      Nauvoo Marriage, p 9
      70's Record, p 69
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 5, pp 480-483

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol 1, p 163
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Vol 3, p 307

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Picture of Richard BIRD
      History: Richard BIRD, p 4
      Nauvoo Data Bank
      RootsWeb: World Connect, Family Group Record

      VARIANTS:
      Birth Place: Portsmouth, Chenango, New York

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "27 years old, Moved to the valley 1850"

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 69.

    2. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 5, pp 480-483.

    3. [S71] Database - Nauvoo Databank.

    4. [S28] LDS - Nauvoo Marriage Record, Nauvoo Restoration Incorporated, e, pp 5, 9.

    5. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , Vol 1, p 163.

    6. [S11] Book - Treasures of Pioneer History, 6 vols., Carter, Kate B., Compiler, (Daughers of the Utah Pioneers, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1952-1957), , Vol 3, p 307.

    7. [S74] Internet Link - RootsWeb WorldConnect Family Trees.

    8. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    9. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Utah.

    10. [S2589] .

    11. [S127] Book - Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages, 1839-1845, Cook, Lyndon W., (Grandin Book Company, Orem, Utah, 1994), p. 99.

    12. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).

    13. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    14. [S1146] LDS - Nauvoo Neighbor, 3 vols., Taylor, John and Wilford Woodruff, Editors, (Nauvoo, Illinois, 1843-1845), 2 Apr 1845.

    15. [S127] Book - Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages, 1839-1845, Cook, Lyndon W., (Grandin Book Company, Orem, Utah, 1994), p. 99.
      by Elder Gurley
      as reported in the Nauvoo Neighbor 2 Apr 1845