Grissom Family


Grissom Family


James Harvey BIRD




Husband James Harvey BIRD 1

       Born: 9 Oct 1821
       Died: 4 Dec 1843 2
     Buried: 


     Father: Clark BIRD (1800-1885) 3 4 5 6 7
     Mother: Mary Pauline CURTIS (1804-1863)


    Married: 



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James Lafayette BIRD




Husband James Lafayette BIRD 8

       Born: Mar 1856 - Macon Co, NC 9
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     Father: Jonathan BIRD (1826-      ) 8 10 11
     Mother: Martha ADAMS (Abt 1835-      ) 8 11


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Jesse Richardson BIRD




Husband Jesse Richardson BIRD 1 12

        AKA: BYRD
       Born: 17 Jul 1840 - Macon Co, NC 12
       Died: 8 Apr 1865 - AL 2
     Buried: 


     Father: Clark BIRD (1800-1885) 3 4 5 6 7
     Mother: Mary Pauline CURTIS (1804-1863)


    Married: 

Events
1. He served in the military Pvt., Co. B, 39th Regt. NC Infantry, CSA [from Place]. 13 s/o Clark Byrd and Mary Pauline Curtis



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Husband's General Notes
1850 Census, age 10, male, born Macon Co.

John W. BIRD




Husband John W. BIRD 14

       Born: 1839 - NC 14 15 16
       Died: 
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     Father: Harbert BIRD (1809-Abt 1880) 17 18
     Mother: Delilah (1817-      ) 14


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John Williamson BIRD & Jane Elizabeth MOORE




Husband John Williamson BIRD 1 19 20

       Born: 27 Sep 1824 - Burke Co, NC 21
       Died: 29 Feb 1904 19
     Buried:  - Campground Cemetery, Qualla, NC 22


     Father: Clark BIRD (1800-1885) 3 4 5 6 7
     Mother: Mary Pauline CURTIS (1804-1863)


    Married: 23 Feb 1848 - Macon Co, NC 20

Other Spouse: Sophia JONES (      -      ) 19



Wife Jane Elizabeth MOORE 19

       Born: Abt 1829 - Rutherford Co, NC
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     Father: MOORE (      -      ) 19
     Mother: 



Husband's General Notes
1850 Census age 25, farmer, real estate value $350, born Burke Co. Daughter, Urina C., age 1, born Macon.

One of the first ministers at Iotla Methodist Church. Also a circuit riding preacher dedicating his life to the Cherokee Indians. Had four daughters who married four Campbell brothers.

John Williamson BIRD & Sophia JONES




Husband John Williamson BIRD 1 19 20

       Born: 27 Sep 1824 - Burke Co, NC 21
       Died: 29 Feb 1904 19
     Buried:  - Campground Cemetery, Qualla, NC 22


     Father: Clark BIRD (1800-1885) 3 4 5 6 7
     Mother: Mary Pauline CURTIS (1804-1863)


    Married: 

Other Spouse: Jane  Elizabeth MOORE (Abt 1829-      ) 19 - 23 Feb 1848 - Macon Co, NC 20



Wife Sophia JONES 19

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Husband's General Notes
1850 Census age 25, farmer, real estate value $350, born Burke Co. Daughter, Urina C., age 1, born Macon.

One of the first ministers at Iotla Methodist Church. Also a circuit riding preacher dedicating his life to the Cherokee Indians. Had four daughters who married four Campbell brothers.

Jonathan Lafayette BIRD & Nancy Elvira DEAN




Husband Jonathan Lafayette BIRD 1

        AKA: BYRD║ ╣
       Born: 9 Mar 1837 - Macon Co, NC 12
       Died: 8 Jan 1921 - Cowee, Macon, NC 2 23
     Buried:  - Riverview M. Cem, Oak Grove, Macon, NC 2 19


     Father: Clark BIRD (1800-1885) 3 4 5 6 7
     Mother: Mary Pauline CURTIS (1804-1863)


    Married: 27 Apr 1861 - Etna, Macon, NC 24

Events
1. He served in the military Co. C, 7th Battalion NC Cavalry; Pvt., 2nd Co. G, 65th Regt. NC Troops (6th Regt. NC Cavalry), CSA [from Place]. 13 s/o Clark Byrd and Mary Pauline Curtis; md. Nancy Elvira Dean



Wife Nancy Elvira DEAN 19

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       Died: After 1920
     Buried: 


Children
1 F Rosetta Prisscilla BIRD

       Born: 3 Nov 1862 - Etna, Macon, NC 25
       Died: 
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Spouse: Noah Patrick McHAN ( - ) 26 Marr: 10 Jan 1877 - Etna, Macon, NC 27


Husband's General Notes
1850 Census, age 13, born Macon
The death certificate has Mary Kilpatric as his mother.
1920 Macon Co, NC Census:
Bird, Jonathan L. 202a 120 Cowee
Bird, Nancy E. 202a 120 Cowee

Joseph BIRD




Husband Joseph BIRD 14

       Born: 1852 - NC 14 16
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     Father: Harbert BIRD (1809-Abt 1880) 17 18
     Mother: Delilah (1817-      ) 14


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Joseph Lenox Clingman BIRD




Husband Joseph Lenox Clingman BIRD 28

       Born: 8 Sep 1854 - NC 29 30
       Died: 14 Apr 1937 30
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     Father: Benjamin BIRD (1814-1892) 19 29 31 32 33
     Mother: Clarissa Minerva CONLEY (1823-1903) 28 32


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Joshua Curtis BIRD & Katherine Saphronia WILD




Husband Joshua Curtis BIRD 1 7

        AKA: BYRD║  13╣
       Born: 12 Mar 1828 - Burke Co, NC 34
       Died: 8 Dec 1892 - Macon Co, NC 2 30
     Buried:  - Byrd Cemetery, Tellico, Macon, NC 19


     Father: Clark BIRD (1800-1885) 3 4 5 6 7
     Mother: Mary Pauline CURTIS (1804-1863)


    Married: 24 Oct 1849 - Macon Co, NC 35

Events
1. He entered the military on 8 Jul 1862 [from Place]. 13 19 Transferred from Co "C" 7th Battalion, NC Cavalry 3 Aug 1863. Was captured at Philadelphia, TN 19-20 Oct 1863. Confined at Camp Chase, OH until transferred to Ft. Delaware, DE on 9 Feb 1864. Released there after taking oath of allegiance 19 Jun 1865.
The following is from "Macon Co., NC in the American Civil War", BYRD, Joshua C., 2nd Lt., Co. B, 39th Regt. NC Infantry, CSA; Co. C, 7th Battalion NC Cavalry; Sgt., 2nd Co. G, 65th Regt. NC Troops (6th Regt. NC Cavalry), CSA; s/o Clark Byrd and Mary Pauline Curtis; md. Katherine Sophronia Wild



Wife Katherine Saphronia WILD 7 34 35 36

        AKA: Sophronia║ ╣
       Born: 14 Sep 1826 - Burningtown, Macon, NC 30
       Died: 21 Sep 1892 - Macon Co, NC 30
     Buried:  - Byrd Cemetery, Tellico, Macon, NC


     Father: John Jacob WILD (1792-1864) 19 37 38
     Mother: Margarett HENSLEY (1799-1886) 37


Sources


1 Leroy F. Banning, "Banning Branches" 929.273 B227bl FHL SLC, (1994 by Heritage Books, Inc.)

2 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (R), (Copyright.(c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998)

3 Leroy F. Banning, "Banning Branches" 929.273 B227bl FHL SLC, (1994 by Heritage Books, Inc.), pg49 B62a. Source: 16(Family group sheets completed by direct family member), 44, 46.

4 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, FHL Pedigree Resource File,.(Salt Lake City, UT: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 1999)

5 Macon County Historical Society 1987, Jessie Sutton, Editor, "Heritage of Macon County, NC, 1987" 975.6982 H2h FHL SLC, Pg 139-40.

6 Ibid, Pg 219 for #220 Benjamin and Elizabeth Duvall's Sons.

7 1880 Macon Co, NC Census.

8 B. Bishop, "1860 Census, NC, Transcription for Macon Co" FHL SLC, Pg 15 #403 Tenn. Valley-Franklin.

9 Bradford Ken, (http://hammer.prohosting.com/~kenb/).

10 Leroy F. Banning, "Banning Branches" 929.273 B227bl FHL SLC, (1994 by Heritage Books, Inc.), Pg 49 B62.

11 Sarah McSwain.

12 1850 Macon Co, NC Census FHL 0444649, Pg 331 dwelling 218.

13 Macon Co., NC in the American Civil War, (http://www.usgennet.org/usa/region/southeast/ncmacon/civilwar/cwindexab.html#a).

14 Leroy F. Banning, "Banning Branches" 929.273 B227bl FHL SLC, (1994 by Heritage Books, Inc.), Pg 50.

15 1850 McDowell Co NC Census FHL 0444649, Pg 276 dwelling 304.

16 1860 McDowell Co NC Census FHL 0803904, Pg 379 dwelling 540 Marion Twp.

17 1850 McDowell Co NC Census FHL 0444649, Pg 276 dwelling 304. Farmer, RE $1,200.

18 1860 McDowell Co NC Census FHL 0803904, Pg 379 dwelling 540 Marion Twp. Farmer, RE $3,000.

19 Macon County Historical Society 1987, Jessie Sutton, Editor, "Heritage of Macon County, NC, 1987" 975.6982 H2h FHL SLC, Pg 139.

20 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index, film 0822060 Batch 7229107 67 (Patron).

21 1850 Macon Co, NC Census FHL 0444649, Pg 331 dwelling 223.

22 Braffitt, Donald, (http://willbraffitt.org/roots/), Curtis Family of McDowell Co, NC. FGS from Anne B. Engman.(1986)

23 Collier, Carolyn, Macon County Death Index 1913-1978, (http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Prairie/7305/), Book 03 pg 136.

24 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index, film 0934367 Batch 7408603 16 (Patron).

25 Ibid, film 0934270 Batch 7331902 68 Patron.

26 Ibid, Batch 8015103 SS87.

27 Ibid, film 1260703 Batch 8015103 87 Patron.

28 Leroy F. Banning, "Banning Branches" 929.273 B227bl FHL SLC, (1994 by Heritage Books, Inc.), Pg 50. Source: 44,46.

29 1860 McDowell Co NC Census FHL 0803904, Pg 351 dwelling 344.

30 Braffitt, Donald, (http://willbraffitt.org/roots/).

31 Leroy F. Banning, "Banning Branches" 929.273 B227bl FHL SLC, (1994 by Heritage Books, Inc.), Pg 50 B64a. Source: 44,46.

32 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, FHL Pedigree Resource File,.(Salt Lake City, UT: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 1999), #3 E Rider.

33 1850 McDowell Co NC Census FHL 0444649, Pg 273 dwelling 264.

34 1850 Macon Co, NC Census FHL 0444649, Pg 331 dwelling 219.

35 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index, film 6330287 Batch M516003 4076. NC Marriage Bonds.

36 Braffitt, Donald, (http://willbraffitt.org/roots/), wc01_478.html.

37 Robert E. Pendley rep2214@home.com, "Ancestral Families of Robert Elias Pendley", (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/).

38 Rick Bird.


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