Albert Sidney Byrd

1 July 1869–5 January 1953 (Age 83)
Stewart, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Albert Sidney

When Albert Sidney Byrd was born on 1 July 1869, in Stewart, Tennessee, United States, his father, Edmond Deberry Bird, was 47 and his mother, Sarah Ann 'Sallie' Stavely, was 26. He married Anna Hestella Markin on 17 August 1902, in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Civil District 7, Stewart, Tennessee, United States for about 40 years. He registered for military service in 1898. He died on 5 January 1953, in Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Sidney Byrd
Anna Hestella Markin
Marriage: 17 August 1902
Katie Belle Byrd
Eliza J Byrd
Mary Byrd
Cecil A Bird
John C Byrd

Spouse and Children

17 August 1902
Stewart, Tennessee, United States


    Katie Belle Byrd


    Eliza J Byrd


    Mary Byrd


    Cecil A Bird


    John C Byrd


Parents and Siblings

    Edmond Deberry Bird


    Sarah Ann 'Sallie' Stavely




    Mary Olive Bird


    John Bird



World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 9

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bird .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Albert L Bird, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert Bird in household of Ed Bird, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Albert Bird in household of Edmond Bird, "United States Census, 1870"

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