Fredrick Montgomery Bird

4 May 1849–25 November 1908 (Age 59)
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Fredrick Montgomery

When Fredrick Montgomery Bird was born on 4 May 1849, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, James Bird, was 37 and his mother, Margaret Montgomery, was 36. He married Harriet Ellen George on 3 June 1880, in Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Petersburg, Millard, Utah, United States in 1880 and Millard, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 25 November 1908, in Hatton, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Kanosh, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fredrick Montgomery Bird
Harriet Ellen George
Marriage: 3 June 1880
Mary Ida Bird
Georgiana Bird
Margaret Ann Bird
Clara Pamelia Bird
Fredrick Montgomery Bird
Charles Edmund Bird
Lois Adell Bird
Flora Wells Bird
Josephine "Josie" Lynn Bird
Nada Ravell Bird
Norma McKinley Bird
Helen Jane Bird
Howard Dee Bird

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 June 1880Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 14
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    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 ).Americanized form (translation into English) of various European surnames meaning ‘bird’, as for example German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Vogel , French Loiseau , Czech Ptáček (see Ptacek ) and Pták, Polish Ptak .

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

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    Biography of Frederick Montgomery BIRD

    FREDERICK MONTGOMERY BIRD Frederick Montgomery Bird, son of James and Margaret Montgomery Bird, of Londerry, Ireland, was born May 18, 1849, in Boston, Mass. James and Margaret Bird joined the Mo …

    Sources (46)

    • Frederick Bird, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
    • Frederick Bird in household of James Bird, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Fred M Bird in entry for Charles E Bird, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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