Colwell Francis Byrd

3 May 1906–18 October 1969 (Age 63)
Accomack, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Colwell Francis

When Colwell Francis Byrd was born on 3 May 1906, in Accomack, Virginia, United States, his father, Arthur W Byrd, was 38 and his mother, Rebecca J Hall, was 41. He lived in Atlantic District, Accomack, Virginia, United States in 1910. He died on 18 October 1969, at the age of 63.

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Arthur W Byrd
Rebecca J Hall
W. James Byrd
Colwell Francis Byrd

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections
Age 1
The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility
Age 11
Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 17
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bird .

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

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  • Francis Byrd in household of Arthur Byrd, "United States Census, 1910"

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