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Samuel H Bird


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   5337 1.0 Samuel H Birdmale
5334 Father: Wright Bird    b. about 1816 at Spilsby, Lincolnshire    d. 1881
5335 Mother: Ann Taylor    b. about 1818 at Winthorpe, Lincolnshire
Birth: 1853, at Old Leake, LincolnshireCensus
Death: 1938, age: 85yMI   memorial
Burial: at Desborough Cemetery, DesboroughMI


Deaf Census 1901, aged 48

Census Details: at Desborough in 1891 1901 1911 -:- not at Desborough in 1861 1871 1881
Married: Lizzie Eva Smith  1896BMD
b. 1861, at Moulton, NorthamptonshireMI



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