Mary Ann Byrd

Brief Life History of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Byrd was born in 1801, in Yancey, North Carolina, United States, her father, Col George William Sutton Byrd, was 71 and her mother, Mary Ann Hudson, was 41. She died on 28 November 1872, in her hometown, at the age of 71.

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Mary Ann Byrd

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  • Mary Ann Williams (born Byrd), 'Geni World Family Tree' on MyHeritage
  • Mary Ann Williams (born Byrd), "Geni World Family Tree" on MyHeritage

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France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

1804 · Walton War

The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.

1820 · Making States Equal

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Bird .

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

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