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Evelyn Virginia BIRD (1922-2012)

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Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton

Brief Lineage Heritage

 

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Linton Research Fund Inc., Publication © 2011

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles This day in history

Produced by Legacy on May 27, 2009

LINTON & BIRD Chronicles, Volume VI, Issue 2, Summer © 2011, ISSN 1941-3521

updated August 5, 2023

 

Editor Note:

#   Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) line 

$   Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988) line

* end of line

 ** Lydia CAPPS (1823–1882) line (married her cousin)

 

 

Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton

Evelyn Virginia "Polly" BIRD Linton (1922-2012) was born on May 17, 1922, in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. Evelyn is the 4th child of Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) & Clara Myrtle GRAY-SADLER Bird (1900-1988). Evelyn married Kirk Louis LINTON (1914-1987) on November 11, 1944, in Washington District of Columbia. 

 

Grandparents

 

Thomas Jefferson BIRD (1861-1931) Drusilla GAY (1868-1948) # 

George Charles GRAY (1874-1905) & Lula Virginia "Ginny" WILLIAMS (1874-1936) $

 

Great-grandparents (4)

 

George BIRD Jr. (1821-1888) & Melinda Elizabeth CARROLL (1827-1906) #

Augustus "Gus" GAY (1840-1879) & Amanda Matilda NASH (1846-1920)  #

John Walker WILLIAMS (1840-1905) Sarah A. CAPPS (1846-1943)  $

Stephen Simon GRAY (1834–1907) & Mary Agnes MURRAY (1852–1922) $

  

2nd great-grandparents (16)

 

George Bird Sr. (1774-1847) & Martha ROBESON (1771-1836) #

Thomas Marion CARROLL (1795-1848) & Rebecca Violet ROBERTS (1796-1881) #

George Washington GAY (1818-?) & Catherine B. ENDERS (1810-1870) #

John Bolin NASH (1807–1880) & Jane FERGUSON (1808–1876) #

William Mastin WILLIAMS Jr., (1809–1859) & Eliza Jane EMBERSON (1822–1856) $

Ira CAPPS Jr., (1802–1881) & Lydia CAPPS (1823–1882) (cousins) $

John Israel GRAY (1807–1898) & Margaret SHORT (1810–1898) $

Daniel S. MURRAY (1821–1897) & Nancy Ann RUFFNER (1825–1902) $

 

3rd great-grandparents (32)

 

Colonel Mark Huling BIRD (1739-1812) Mary ROSS (1744-1790)  #

Colonel Thomas ROBESON (1740–1785) & Mary BARTRAM (1747–1799) #

Thomas Jefferson GAY (1774-1838) & Mary BRANTLEY (1785-1885) #

Joseph Charles CARROLL (1760–1838)Elizabeth HENRY (1788–1840) #

Thomas Columbus NASH (1775–1828) & Hannah WEST (1775–1871) #

Colonel Thomas ROBERTS (1769–1841) & Jean GLEN (1771–1800) * #

Peter I. ENDERS (1800–1858) & Katharina Margaretha SCHUSTER (1809–1859) #

James FERGUSON (1770–1813) & Elizabeth PORTER (1771–1852) #

John Eldridge EMBERSON (1798-1859) & Matilida CARTER (1801-1849) #

James Mastin WILLIAMS Sr., (1763–1838) & Wilmoth "Patsy" WALKER (1768–1850) $

Ira CAPPS Sr., (1777–1845) & Evelyn Jemima GIVENS (1777–1818) $

William Hines CAPPS (1802–1850) & Margaret "peggy" Ann YADON (1806–1884)  $

Israel I. GRAY (1772–1846) & Rebecca DIXON (1780–1850) $

Daniel MURRAY (1777-1842) & Rebecca "Beckie" EATON (1800-1835) $

John C. SHORT (1768-1850) & Juliana Anna GLASS (1766-1824) $

 

4th great-grandparents (54 out of 64)

Esquire William BIRD (1706-1761) Ironmaster  & Brigitte HULING (1710-1792) #

Reverent George Aeneas ROSS (1679-1753) & Anna Catherine VAN GEZEL (1689-1748) #

Thomas ROBESON Sr., (1698–1773) & Sarah SINGLETARY (1719–1775) #

William BARTRAM (1711–1770) & Elizabeth H. LOCK (1715–1772) #

Thomas CARROLL (1736–1829) & Esther ARMSTRONG (1736–1824) #

Major William HENRY (1753–1807) & Rosannah MOORE (1757–1813) #

Colonel John Hinton NASH (1729–1802) & Margaret "Peggy" CLOYD (1740–1792) #

George WEST (1749–1837) & Mary Ann DILLAHUNTY (1758–1837) #

Morris William ROBERTS (1731–1828) & Elizabeth Unity MARTIN (1740–1774) #

Carl SCHUSTER (1756–1834) * & Sophia FUHR (1785–1841) #

Johann Philipp ENDERS (1774–1839) & Friederika Catharina SPEIDEL (1776–1848) emigrants #

Colonel James Samuel FERGUSON (1740–1780) & Mary LAWRENCE (1740–1810) #

William Alexander PORTER (1740–1804) & Mary Catherine BOWEN (1748–1820) #

Thomas GAY Jr., (1723-1783) & Patience McDANIEL (1740-1791) #

Amos BRANTLEY (1759–1828) & Mary GODWIN (1765–1795) * #

Lieutenant William Dixon WILLIAMS (1730-1780) Lucy TERRY (1737-1788)  $

Colonel James W. WALKER 1740–1783 & Catharine Ruth ABBOT (1769–1794) * $

Hezekiah EMERSON (1765–1845) & Elizabeth WEBB (1777–1850) $

Elijah Allen CARTER (1776–1864) & Ann Hanna GUTHERIE (1776–1850) $

Dennis CAPPS Jr., (1710–1795) & Elizabeth "Betty" (1710–1795) * $

Jacob William CAPPS (1765–1840) ** & Sarah SANDERS (1771–1831) $

Joseph Preston YADON (1756–1843) emigrant & Mary Susannah PENNYBAKER (1763–1838) $

Joseph GRAY (1750–1820) & Benedicta FRANKLIN (1748–1820) $

Joseph DIXON (1749–1829) & “Mary” Margaret PUSEY (1750–1781) $

Jacob SHORT-SCHERTZ (1748–1786) & Suanne (1749–?) * $

Jacob GLASS (1741–1821) & Ann Catherine SCHOENER (1741–1821) $

James LAYTON Jr., (1750–1804) & Anna SMITH (1760–1790) $

 

5th great-grandparents (102 out of 128)

Andrew BIRD (1673–1723) & Mary Katrun (Kuver) (Koevers) COVERT (1689–1723) #

Marcus Lars HULING (1684-1557) & Margaret JONASSON-JONES (1691-1775) #

David ROSS (1643–1710) Laird of Balblair & Margaret STRONACH (1685–1710) #

Jacob Van GEZEL (1661–1748) & Gertrude Gerhart Geertruijdt RAYNIERS-REYNIERSZEN (1665–1709) #

Chief Justice General Andrew ROBESON (1654–1719) emigrant & Mary HELM (1666–1716) #

Jonathan SINGLETARY (1683–1750 & Mary RUSS (1667–1732) #

William BARTRAM (1674–1711) emigrant & Elizabeth Ann SMITH (1690–1735) #

Thomas LOCKE (1684–1739) emigrant & Sarah THOMAS (1695–1770) #

Joseph Elias CARROLL (1699–1784) emigrant & Jannet "Jane" SWANSEY (1700–1796) #

Matthew ARMSTRONG (1720–1781) master weaver & Mary "Lilly" BEATTY (1725–1781) #

Colonel William HENRY (1731–1819) & Margaret Isabella McCOWN (1725–1786) #

Lieutenant Colonel John MOORE (1718–1806) & Rosannah McCORD (1715–1788) the emigrants #

Lieutenant Colonel John Hinton NASH (1711–1776) & Anne OWEN 1710–1757 the emigrants #

David CLOYD (1710–1792) & Margaret CAMPBELL (1706–1764) #

Thomas WEST (1660–1706) & Hannah MARCHANT (1680–1708) #

John DILLAHUNTY (1728–1816) & Hannah NEAL (1732–1817) #

Morris ROBERTS Sr., (1712–1782) & Jane PRIDE (1715–1755) #

John MARTIN (1710–1780) & Mary WOOLDRIDGE (1735–1789) #

Johann Peter FUHR (1747–1829) & Maria Louise KESSELRING (1750–1831) #

Christoph Adolf ENDERS (1734–1800) & Maria Margaretha GUTHEIL (1734–1788) #

Benjamin Gottlob SPEIDEL (1741–1830) & Catharina Margaretha WÖRNERIN-WERNER (1743–1830) #

James Samuel FERGUSON (1715–1778) & Agnes ADAMS (1724–1790) #

John LAWRENCE (1717–1800) & Elizabeth BELL (1714–1802) #

William Alexander PORTER Sr., (1720–1782) & Elizabeth Jane BLACK (1727–1782) #

John BOWEN (1723–1811) & Lillian Stella McLLHENNY (1706–1751) #

Thomas GAY Sr., (1690-1754) & Mary BRYAN (1697-1800) #

John McDANIEL (1691–1749) & Elizabeth Anne KEATING (1700–1769) the emigrants #

William BRANTLEY (1726–1823) & Rebecca PERRY (1735–1770) #

Chief Justice General Andrew ROBESON (1654–1719) emigrant & Mary Spencer HELM (1666–1716) #

Jonathan SINGLETARY (1683–1750) & Mary RUSS (1667–1732) #

Johann Peter FUHR (1747–1829) & Maria Louise KESSELRING (1750–1831) # 

John WILLIAMS (1702–1813) & Elizabeth DIXON (1706–1813) $

Joseph A. TERRY (1714–1785) & Judith CRAWFORD (1705–1772) $

Doctor Thomas "Thundering Tom' WALKER (1711–1770) explorer & Elizabeth Eddings TAYLOR (1715–1817) $

Lazarus WEBB Sr., (1743–1830) & Leannah Elenor BASYE (1753–1797) $

Joseph H. CARTER (1736–1808) & Elizabeth PRESLEY (1736–1818) $

Daniel GUTHRIE (1737–1826) & Jane FLINN (1747–1826) $

Thomas William CAPPS (1725–1785) & Henrietta Jane LAWING (1725–1797) $

Dennis CAPPS Sr., (1678–1749) ** & Millborough LEWIS (1685–1732) $

Benjamin SANDERS (1746–1822) & Leah SMITH (1748–1822) $

Jacob Proctor YADON (1730–1812) & Elizabeth PROCTOR (1737–1812)

Jacob PENNYBAKER (1738–1810) & Christina DOTTERER (1740–1810) $

William GRAY (1711–1790) & Ann Hannah (1715–1797) * $

ROBERT FRANKLIN (1720–1760) & Priscilla BOUCHER (1724–1796) $

John DIXON (1690–1760) emigrant & Margaret (1710–1790) * $

William PUSEY (1725-?) * & Elizabeth (1726–?) * $$

Nicholas SCHERTZ (1728–1804) & Barbe BIRKY (1727–1804) $

Johann Gottfried GLASS (1721–1792) & Anna Elisabeth JAKOB (1726–1789) $

Johann Melchior SCHONER (1711–1778) & Anna Maria GEIGER (1717–1801) $

James LAYTON (1702–1767) & Mary HEATHER (1721–1753) $

Captain Thomas SMITH (1725–1795) & Mary MELVILLE (1730–1809)

 

 

Editors note: Work-in-progress embarassed 

Below: Evelyn Virginia BIRD Linton (1922-2012) in 1943

 

Jeff Augustus "Gus" BIRD (1893-1954) & Clara Myrle GRAY-SADLER (1900-1988) wedding photo August 17,1917 in Philadelphia.

 

 

 

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