James Bird

(circa 1858 - before 2 November 1946)
     James Bird was born circa 1858 The only James son of James c. 1858 was registered at East Melbourne, with mother Martha Townley in Cranbourne, Victoria.
     James Bird married Ada Jane Cotterell in 1895 in Victoria.
     James died before 2 November 1946 in Yarram, Victoria. He was buried on 2 November 1946 in Yarram, Victoria. James George Bird, aged 88.

Children of James Bird and Ada Jane Cotterell

James George Bird

(1896 - 3 December 1927)
     James George Bird was born in 1896 in Leongatha, Victoria. He was the son of James Bird and Ada Jane Cotterell.
     James George Bird married Lily Florence Mackenzie, daughter of William MacKenzie and Lily Weston, in 1924 in Victoria.
     James died on 3 December 1927 in Caulfield, Victoria. He was buried on 5 December 1927 in Yarram, Victoria.

Children of James George Bird and Lily Florence Mackenzie

Jane Bird

     Jane Bird married James Squirrell, son of George Squirrell and Mary Brett, on 22 January 1854 in Camberwell, Surrey. Their children were: Charles & William Alfred.

Jean Ruby Bird

(10 July 1931 - June 1974)
     Jean Ruby Bird was born on 10 July 1931. She was the daughter of Philip Harold Bird and Ruby Rose Walling.
     Jean died in June 1974 aged 42.

John Bird

     John Bird married Elizabeth Bullett, daughter of Robert Bullett and Susanna Stuart, on 22 November 1796 in Thurston, Suffolk.

John Fairburn Isaac Bird

(11 April 1823 - 11 August 1889)
Walworth church, Surrey
     John Fairburn Isaac Bird was born on 11 April 1823 in the Apollo Buildings, Walworth, Newington, Surrey. He was the son of Isaac Bird and Isabella Tempest Paul. John Fairburn Isaac Bird was christened on 23 November 1823 in St Mary, Newington.
     John Fairburn Isaac Bird and Isabella Tempest Bird, Rosalie Bird, William Henry Bird and Alfred Paul Bird arrived with Isaac Bird and Isabella Tempest Paul on 21 March 1833 at Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
     John Fairburn Isaac Bird was employed in 1844, Morpeth, New South Wales. He was listed in a directory dated 1850 at 'Youngs Buildings', Cumberland St, Sydney. He was listed in a directory dated 1850 as wharfinger, at Millers Point wharf, Sydney. He had the same listing as his step-father.
     In John Paul's will dated 13 June 1851 in Brighton, Sussex, John Fairburn Isaac Bird was named as heir; This is the last will & testament of me John Paul formerly of Sydney NSW but now of Brighton in the county of Sussex I give and bequeath to Daniel Cooper of P..land Place Clapham Road? in the county of Surrey Esquire and Thomas Walker of Sydney aforesaid merchant my trustees ... after the sum of thirty pounds each and I give and bequeath to my dear wife Tempest Margaret Paull all the rest, residue and remainder of my personal property and estate of every kind and description whatsoever in England which I may die possessed of interested in or entitled unto for her own absolute use and ..... .... as to the sum of two thousand pounds sterling part of the last ... residuary personal estate and I give and bequeath the interest of such two thousand pounds to her for her life and from and after her decease I give & bequeath the said two thousand pounds to my grand daughter Margaret Lambert wife of William Blake Lambert of Her Majesty's Dockyard at Portsmouth
I give devise & bequeath to the said Daniel Cooper and Thomas Walker all and singular my messuages or tenements Lands & Hereditaments whatsoever situate in Sydney or elsewhere in NSW aforesaid and also my Bank Stock and other personal estate in NSW to hold the same unto them their heirs executor administrators and assigns upon trust that they the said Daniel Cooper and Thomas Walker and the survivor of them his heirs etc. do and shall pay the rents issues dividends interest and profits of the same messuages, etc. as they shall be from time to time received unto my said dear wife for and during the term of her natural life and from and after her decease I give & bequeath to Sarah widow of my late son George William Paull the sum of five hundred pounds sterling and to Mary widow of my late son John Paul the sum of five hundred pounds sterling and I trust that these two last mentioned legacies will be realized by the proceeds of my Bank shares in NSW and the money which may be in the hands of my agents Messieurs Walker & Company of Sydney but in case there .... shall be insufficient to a.... the same two legacies then I direct each deficiency to be made up out of the proceeds of my real estate ...t hereinafter directed to be sold and my will is that such two legacies should be paid as soon as possible after my wife's decease and I direct that my said trustees and the survivor of them his heirs and assigns do and shall as soon after her decease as they or he shall in their discretion judge the most desirable opportunities sell and dispose of all and singular my aforesaid messuages etc. ... or in parcels by public auction or private contract unto any person or persons who shall be willing to ... the purchase or purchases thereof for the most money that can be reasonably had or gotten for the same and shall and do make and execute all such conveyances and assurances as shall be requisite & necessary to effectuate such sale or sales
And I do hereby declare that the .....ts of my said trustees shall be good & valid discharges for the same to be ... ... and that it shall ... be ... for the app... ... of the purchase money.... I do hereby direct that my said trustees etc. shall & to stand possessed of the monies to ... deductions as aforesaid / and also of the ... & profits of my aforesaid ... of the proceeds of bank stock & the personal estate in NSW ion case the same shall be more than sufficient to a... the aforesaid legacies of five hundred pounds & 500 pounds upon trust in the first place to pay to my grandson John Bird of Sydney aforesaid the sum of 150 pounds & to divide the residue per capita and not per st.....s equally between and amongst all the children of my late daughter Isabella Tempest Rich by her first husband Isaac Bird and of my late sons George William Paul & John Paul except my granddaughter Margaret Lambert whom I have otherwise provided for by this my will and my granddaughter Tempest Jane Tindall wife of John Tindall of Penrith in NSW who will I have no doubt be provided for by her worthy husband and I appoint my said dear wife and the said Daniel Cooper & Thomas Walker Executrix & executors of this my will and in the event of my dear wife's decease before my grandson John Bird then I appoint my said grandson an executor of this my will. In witness ....13th June 1851. John Paul. J B Bullock 51 Lincolns Inn Fields, P J Powell, clerk.
He witnessed Rev Charles Hamor Rich and Isabella Tempest Bird's wedding on 21 April 1853 in Holy Trinity (Garrison) church, Sydney, New South Wales. John Fairburn Isaac Bird was listed in a directory dated 1855 as a merchant at Campbells Wharf Pt, Sydney. His private residence was at Canterbury. He was listed in a directory dated 1863 at Piper St, Upper Paddington, New South Wales. However there was another John Bird who is more likely to be at this address. He was listed in a directory dated 1867 at Campbell's wharf, Sydney. His private residence was at 49 William St Upper South.
     John Fairburn Isaac Bird made a will dated October 1888 in Sydney. He was described as a gentleman, and appointed the Perpetual Trustee Company his executors, leaving his estate to his brother William Henry Bird of 44 Vine Street, Windsor, Melbourne; the Church of England Property Trust; Ada Matilda Bush of St Leonards, widow; the Prince Alfred Hospital; the Ragged School; the RSPCA and asked to be interred next to Miss Emma Hay.
     John died of broncho-pneumonia on 11 August 1889 in St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, aged 66. He was buried on 12 August 1889 in Rookwood. Buried at Rookwood by Canon Rich (his step-brother & brother-in-law).
     His will was proved on 18 September 1889 at New South Wales.

Margaret Bird

(circa 1700? - before 23 January 1768)
     Margaret Bird was born circa 1700?.
     Margaret Bird married John Cocksedge, son of John Cocksedge and Ann Bowles, on 19 September 1723 in Rougham, Suffolk.
     Margaret died before 23 January 1768 in Hessett, Suffolk. She was buried on 23 January 1768 in Hessett.

Children of Margaret Bird and John Cocksedge

Mary Bird

(circa 1808? - before 1833)
     Mary Bird was born circa 1808?.
     Mary Bird married William Bullett, son of John Bullett and Mary Alderton, on 13 October 1829 in Hessett, Suffolk.
     Mary died before 1833 in Hessett, Suffolk. A William married Frances Manfield in 1833 but both were single! I have not yet found a William & mary in the 1841 or 51 census. She was buried on 25 May 1865? In Hessett.

Mary Bird

(before 1740 - )
     Mary Bird was born before 1740 in Suffolk, England.
     Mary Bird married John Cocksedge, son of John Cocksedge and Catherine Nights, on 15 November 1754 in Rougham.

Child of Mary Bird and John Cocksedge

Mary Bird

     Mary Bird married Job Grimwood, son of Edmund Grimwood and Mary Unknown, on 2 May 1670 in Bildeston.

Children of Mary Bird and Job Grimwood

Mary Ann Sally Bird

(circa 1866 - )
     Mary Ann Sally Bird was born circa 1866.
     Mary Ann Sally Bird married John Oldham Denty Murray, son of Rev Henry Murray and Louisa Frances Denty, on 10 November 1885 in Dehra, Bengal Presidency, India. Mary Ann Sally Murray witnessed the administration of the estate of John Oldham Denty Murray; John Oldham Denty Murray, of 13 Goldington Ave, Bedford, died 4 Feb 1924. Admon (with will) granted 18 June 1925 to Mary Ann Murray, widow. Effects £704/10/7. He is also listed in the British India Office inventories and accounts of deceased estates. 1926, Bombay Presidencey Ref: L-AG-34-27-421. filed 11 Oct 1926.

Children of Mary Ann Sally Bird and John Oldham Denty Murray

Philip Harold Bird

(21 June 1905 - 25 April 1987)
     Philip Harold Bird was born on 21 June 1905 in Coe Hill, Canada. He was the son of Charles Benjamin Bird and Rachel Bird.
     Philip Harold Bird married Ruby Rose Walling, daughter of Samuel Walling and Alice Dummitt, on 30 August 1930 in Toronto, Ontario.
     Philip died on 25 April 1987 in Canada aged 81.

Children of Philip Harold Bird and Ruby Rose Walling

Reginald George Bird

(1901 - 1964)
     Reginald George Bird was born in 1901 in South Melbourne, Victoria. He was the son of Edward George Bird and Mary Ann Bailey.
     Reginald George Bird married Alice Spiers in 1935 in Victoria.
     Reginald died in 1964 in Camberwell, Victoria.

Reginald Henry Bird

(9 December 1886 - September 1968)
     Reginald Henry Bird was born on 9 December 1886 in Prahran, Victoria. He was the son of Henry Edward Bird and Frances Emma Morris.
     Reginald died in September 1968 in Camberwell, Victoria, aged 81.

Robert James Bird

(1924 - 1925)
     Robert James Bird was born in 1924 in Victoria. He was the son of James George Bird and Lily Florence Mackenzie.
     Robert died in 1925. He was aged 6 1/2 months..

Rosalie Bird

(20 June 1827 - 23 August 1916)
     Rosalie Bird was born on 20 June 1827 in Southampton Terrace, Waterloo Town, Middlesex. She was the daughter of Isaac Bird and Isabella Tempest Paul. Rosalie Bird was christened on 16 July 1827 in St Pancras Old Church, London.
     Rosalie Bird and Isabella Tempest Bird, John Fairburn Isaac Bird, William Henry Bird and Alfred Paul Bird arrived with Isaac Bird and Isabella Tempest Paul on 21 March 1833 at Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
     Rosalie Bird and Isabella Tempest Bird were on the passenger list of the "Emma", arriving at Sydney, New South Wales, on 20 January 1849. The brig "Emma" departed Hobart Town 14 July, carrying cabin passengers: Miss Bird, Miss Rosalie Bird, Miss A Bird, Miss Mary Rich, Master Harry Rich, arriving at Sydney from Hobart Town.
     Rosalie Bird made a will dated 23 April 1901 in Darlinghurst, New South Wales. She was living at Solomia??, Bayswater Rd, near Sydney and left her estate to her trustees for the benefit of her nieces Mary Isabella Tempest Rich, Emily Tempest Rich (Sister Freda of the Kilburn sisterhood). The trustees and executors were her nephews Hamor Charles Ellison Rich and George Edward Rich. She added a codicil to her will on 30 April 1909 in 217 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales. The codicil revoked the trust in favour of her niece Emily.
     Rosalie died on 23 August 1916 in Darlinghurst, New South Wales, aged 89.
     Her will was proved on 12 October 1916 at New South Wales. The estate was valued at £3924.19.7.

Stephen Melville Bird

(31 July 1946 - 17 July 2011)
     Stephen Melville Bird was born on 31 July 1946 in Canada. He was the son of Philip Harold Bird and Ruby Rose Walling.
     Stephen died on 17 July 2011 in Canada aged 64. He was buried on 22 July 2011.

stillborn child Bird

(1926 - )
     Stillborn child Bird was stillborn in 1926. He was the son of James George Bird and Lily Florence Mackenzie.

Susanna Bird

(circa 1805 - before 24 April 1858)
     Susanna Bird was born circa 1805 in Onehouse, Suffolk.
     Susanna Bird married Samuel Dykes on 25 December 1827 in Buxhall, Suffolk.
     Susanna Bird and Samuel Dykes appeared on the 1841 census in Churn Milk Hall?, Buxhall. Samuel Dykes 30, ag lab, Susan Dykes 30, John Dykes 10, Maurice Dykes 8, Henry Dykes 6, William Dykes 2, Maria Dykes 3 weeks, all born in the county.
     Susanna Bird and Samuel Dykes were recorded on the 1851 census in Churnmilk Hall (near Pyhatch?), Buxhall. Samual Dykes 44, farmer of 60 acres emplying 3 labourers, born Buxhall; his wife Susanner Dykes 45, born Onehouse, children Morris Dykes 20, works on farm, Henrey Dykes 19, ditto, Mary Ann Dykes 16, William Dykes 11, on the farm, Jane Dykes 9, Maria Dykes 7, Fredrick Dykes 5, Sarah Dykes 3, all born at Buxhall.
     Susanna died before 24 April 1858 in Buxhall, Stow RD, Suffolk. She was buried on 24 April 1858 in Buxhall.

Children of Susanna Bird and Samuel Dykes

Susannah Bird

(circa 1783 - )
     Susannah Bird was born circa 1783 in Suffolk.
     Susannah Bird married William Cocksedge, son of William Cocksedge and Abigail Gould, on 2 May 1803 in Bradfield St Clare, Suffolk.

Children of Susannah Bird and William Cocksedge

Sydney Clarence Bird

(16 April 1896 - 30 July 1986)
     Sydney Clarence Bird was born on 16 April 1896 in South Melbourne, Victoria. He was the son of Edward George Bird and Mary Ann Bailey.
     Sydney Clarence Bird married Stella Ada Brine on 12 June 1915 in Fitzroy, Victoria.
     Sydney Clarence Bird married Dorothy May Lawson in 1934 in Victoria. Sydney was a bank manager. He was buried in Springvale.
     Sydney died on 30 July 1986 in 10 Hillcrest Avenue, Caulfield South, Victoria, aged 90.

Child of Sydney Clarence Bird and Stella Ada Brine

Thomas Leo Bird

(1899 - )
     Thomas Leo Bird was born in 1899 in Leongatha, Victoria. He was the son of James Bird and Ada Jane Cotterell.

Victor Harold Bird

(11 August 1932 - 24 March 2007)
     Victor Harold Bird was born on 11 August 1932 in Canada. He was the son of Philip Harold Bird and Ruby Rose Walling.
     Victor died on 24 March 2007 in Canada aged 74.

William Bird

(circa 1828 - )
     William Bird was born circa 1828 in Suffolk. There were 2 William Birds baptised in Woolpit, 1827 & 1829.
     William Bird married Harriet Bullett, daughter of John Bullett and Elizabeth Stiff, on 21 February 1851 in Woolpit, Suffolk. William Bird and Harriet Bullett witnessed William Button and Elizabeth Bullett's wedding on 1 December 1856 in Rougham, Suffolk.

Children of William Bird and Harriet Bullett

William Bird

(23 December 1855 - )
     William Bird was christened on 23 December 1855 in Woolpit, Suffolk. He was the son of William Bird and Harriet Bullett.

William Henry Bird

(27 June 1829 - 19 January 1916)
     William Henry Bird was born on 27 June 1829 in Little James St, London, Camden. He was the son of Isaac Bird and Isabella Tempest Paul. William Henry Bird was christened on 15 April 1830 in St Pancras Church.
     William Henry Bird and Isabella Tempest Bird, John Fairburn Isaac Bird, Rosalie Bird and Alfred Paul Bird arrived with Isaac Bird and Isabella Tempest Paul on 21 March 1833 at Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
     William Henry Bird married Emily Cole, daughter of Edward Cole and Mary Harrison, on 8 September 1856 in St Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne, Victoria. William Henry Bird and Emily Cole witnessed Alfred Paul Bird and Alethea Cole's wedding on 25 January 1858 in Christ Church, St Kilda, Victoria. William was an estate agent. He was listed in a directory dated 1884 as estate agent at 245 Chapel Street, Prahran, Victoria.
     William Henry Bird lived at 32 Hanover Street, Windsor, 1884.
     William Henry Bird was mentioned in the will of John Fairburn Isaac Bird dated October 1888. William Henry Bird was the informant at the death of John Fairburn Isaac Bird, on 11 August 1889.
     William Henry Bird made a will dated 5 February 1907 in 48 Chapel St, Windsor, Victoria. He left everything to his son Henry Edward Bird. He and Henry Edward Bird were listed in a directory dated 1909 at 48 Chapel Street, Prahran. William H Bird and his brother Henry E Bird valuator, estate & financial agent were listed at 48 Chapel St Windsor, opposite station.
     William died of senile decay & cerebral haemorrhage on 19 January 1916 in 54 Vine Street, Windsor, Victoria, aged 86. He was buried on 21 January 1916 in the Methodist section of St Kilda cemetery, St Kilda.
     His will was proved on 14 December 1916 at Victoria.

Children of William Henry Bird and Emily Cole

Albreda or Isabel Biseth

( - after 1284)
     She was mentioned as Albreda Biseth in 1216.
     Albreda or Isabel Biseth married William D'Aubigne Brito IV, son of William D'Aubigne (de Belvoir) and Margery or Margaret de Umfraville.
     Albreda died after 1284.

Child of Albreda or Isabel Biseth and William D'Aubigne Brito IV

Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie

(circa 1823 - 1890)
     Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie was born circa 1823 in St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands, UK.
     Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie married (?) Brodie? before 1851.
     Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie and Frederica Maria Emma Murray Brewer were recorded on the 1851 census in St Helier, Jersey Channel Islands. Maria Brodie, 27, married, annuitant, born St Heliers, Jersey; daughter Frederica, 7, born England.
     Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie appeared on the 1861 census in St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands. Maria Brodie, 39, head, married, fundholder, born St Helier, her daughter Frederica Brodie, 17, Ann Brishop, grandmother, 77, born Jersey, St Helier.
     Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie and Frederica Maria Emma Murray Brewer appeared on the 1871 census in Titchfield, Hampshire. Maria Brodie,49, widow, lodger, born St Helier, Jersey and her daughter Frederica M Brodie, 25, born Plymouth in the Silby household.
     Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie and Frederica Maria Emma Murray Brewer appeared on the 1881 census in Priory Leasor?, Titley, Kington, Herefordshire. Maria Brodie, 59, gentleman's widow (crossed out) born Jersey, Channel Islands, daughter Frederica M. Brodie 30, governess, born Devonshire; Amy L Ward, 13, visitor, scholar & Martha Carter, 21, servant.
     Maria died She is probably the Maria Brodie whose death was registered in the June quarter of 1890 at Kington, Herefordshire aged 68 in 1890.

Child of Maria Bishop or Brewer or Brodie and Rev Henry Murray

Alexander Arthur Hume Black

(before September 1877 - 2 September 1877)
     Alexander Arthur Hume Black was born before September 1877. He was the son of Maurice Hume Black and Maria Frederica Hunn Davies.
     Alexander died on 2 September 1877 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Alfred Joseph Black

(8 December 1891 - 4 March 1969)
     Alfred Joseph Black was born on 8 December 1891 in New Zealand. He was the son of Richard Black and Jane Eliza Sargeant.
     Alfred Joseph Black married Vera Greacen in 1924 in New Zealand.
     Alfred died on 4 March 1969 in New Zealand aged 77.

Child of Alfred Joseph Black and Vera Greacen