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Mary (Bowie) Bird (1792 - 1842)

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Mary Bird formerly Bowie
Born in Southwest Territory, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Dec 2014
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Mary Bowie, was the daughter of Rezin Pleasant Bowie Sr.(1762-1819) and Elvira Ap Catesby Jones (1766-1837). Mary was born on May 4, 1792, in Sumner County, Tennessee. Mary died on Aug 10, 1842, at Hollywood Plantation, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at age 50.

Mary Bowie married Abraham Bird, (1784-1860) the son of Captain Abraham Bird (1756-1821) of Craney Island, Rockingham County, Virginia and Mary Jones (1761-1844), in 1809 at Hollywood Plantation, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Abraham Bird was born in 1784, on Craney Island, Rockingham County, Virginia. and died in Oct 1860 at Hollywood Plantation, East Baton Rouge, La

Children of Mary Bowie and Abraham Bird Jr. (1784-1860) are:

i. John Abraham Bird. (1816-1866) John Abraham Bird was born in 1816 in East Baton Rouge Parish, La. and died on Sep 20, 1866 in East Baton Rouge Parish, La. at age 50. John married Winifred Pipes, daughter of Charles Pipes and Winnifred Huey , on June 15, 1840 in Baton Rouge Parish, La. Winifred was born in 1825 in Ouachita Parish, La. and died in Nov 1873 in West Baton Rouge Parish, La.[1][2]

ii. Thompson Bird. married Arthemise Esnard

iii. Mary Bird Daigle (1819-1879) married Gilbert Daigre


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On 6 Aug 2017 at 20:56 GMT Allan Thomas wrote:

Bowie-300 and Bowie-446 appear to represent the same person because: please compare

Rejected matches › Mary Bird (1790-)Mary (Lee) Burd (1791-)

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