Rebecca Bird

about 1733–
Augusta, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Rebecca

When Rebecca Bird was born about 1733, in Augusta, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Andrew Bird III, was 31 and her mother, Magdalene Jonasson, was 30. She married Solomon Kingsley on 28 January 1782, in Shenandoah, Virginia, United States.

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Solomon Kingsley
1728–
Rebecca Bird
1733–
Marriage: 28 January 1782

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1775
Age 42
"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Name Meaning

(1997: 12713;2007: 25157; 2010: 33457)English and Scottish: nickname for a young or a small and slender person, from Middle English brid, bird, burd (Old English bird, brid, perhaps also byrd) ‘bird, young bird’, also ‘young man, young woman, child’.Irish: Anglicized form of a number of Irish names erroneously thought to contain the element éan ‘bird’, in particular Ó hÉinigh (see Heagney ), Ó hÉanna (see Heaney ), Ó hÉanacháin (see Heneghan ), and Mac an Déaghanaigh (see McEneaney ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Kingbird
Byrd
Heaney
Blackbird
Burd
Burt
Hummingbird
Heagney

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