Joseph H. Byrd1840 - 1885 (45 years)
1. Joseph H. Byrd was born on 11 Jan 1840 in Indiana (son of Bryant Byrd and Mary Straughan); died on 15 May 1885 in Indiana.
U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles about Joseph H Bird Name: Joseph H Bird Residence: Indiana Enlistment Date: 1 Feb 1865 Rank at enlistment: Corporal State Served: Indiana Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company D, Indiana 144th Infantry Regiment on 01 Feb 1865.Mustered out on 05 Aug 1865.
1880 United States Federal Census about Joseph Bird Name: Joseph Bird Age: 40 Birth Year: abt 1840 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1880: Union, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Robeca Bird Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Neighbors: View others on page Occupation: Farmer Cannot read/write: Blind: Deaf and dumb: Otherwise disabled: Idiotic or insane: View Image Household Members: Name Age Joseph Bird 40 Robeca Bird 40 Elizebeth Bird 17 Emry Bird 14 Emly Bird 10 Marelda Bird 7
Joseph H. Bird Birth: Jan. 11, 1840 Crawford County Indiana, USA Death: May 15, 1885 Crawford County Indiana, USA Son of Bryant Bird, Sr. (1812-1886) and Mary Polly Straughan (1816-1880); siblings: Albert (b. 1835), Samuel(1840-1885; also served in Co. K, 38TH IND INF), John (b. 1847), George Washington (b. 1849), Bryant Jr. (b. 1851), Walter Lee (b. 1854), and David Stuckard (1859-1930); Age 21 at enlistment as a CPL in Co. K, 38TH IND INF on Sept. 18, 1861; 5'7", hazel eyes, light hair, fair complexion; farmer; discharged Feb. 22, 1863 due to wounds received at the Battle of Perryville on Oct. 8, 1862; later joined Co. D 144TH IND INF; applied for a federal veteran's pension May 16, 1870 app. #156,447 cert #131,108; married Miss Rebecca Bird (b. @1840); children: Elizabeth (b. @1863), Emry (b. @1866), Emily (b. @1870), Marelda (b. @1873) Burial: Riddle Cemetery Riddle Crawford County Indiana, USA Plot: Section 1, Row 7, Plot 36 Created by: Traie Shelhart Record added: Jan 29, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 33375051
2. Bryant Byrd was born about 1812 in Tennesse.
Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 about Bryant Bird Name: Bryant Bird Spouse Name: Mary Straughan Marriage Date: Aug 28 1833 Marriage County: Crawford
1850 United States Federal Census about Briant Bird Name: Briant Bird [Bryant Bird] Age: 38 Birth Year: abt 1812 Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1850: Sterling, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Family Number: 278 Household Members: Name Age Briant Bird 38 Mary Bird 35 Albert Bird 15 Joseph Bird 12 Samiel Bird 5 John Bird 3 George Bird 0
1860 United States Federal Census about Brant Byrd Name: Brant Byrd [Bryant Byrd] Age in 1860: 50 Birth Year: abt 1810 Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1860: Sterling, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Post Office: English Value of real estate: View Image Household Members: Name Age Brant Byrd 50 Mary Byrd 43 Joseph Byrd 20 John Byrd 13 Washington Byrd 10 Bryant Byrd 9 Walter Byrd 6 David Byrd 1
1870 United States Federal Census about Beyant Bird Name: Beyant Bird Age in 1870: 58 Birth Year: abt 1812 Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1870: Sterling, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Marengo Value of real estate: View Image Household Members: Name Age Beyant Bird 58 Marcy Bird 56 George Bird 19 Bryant Bird 17 Walter Bird 14 David Bird 11
3. Mary Straughan was born about 1818; died in in Indiana. Children:
- Albert Byrd was born on 12 Jan 1835 in Indiana; died on 18 Feb 1882 in Indiana.
- 1. Joseph H. Byrd was born on 11 Jan 1840 in Indiana; died on 15 May 1885 in Indiana.
- Samuel Byrd was born on 7 Jan 1842 in Indiana; died on 3 Oct 1922.
- John Wesley Byrd was born in 1847 in Indiana; died on 17 Sep 1919.
- George Byrd was born on 15 Aug 1850 in Indiana; died on 12 Feb 1907.
- Bryant Byrd was born in 1854 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 14 Apr 1895 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Union Chapel Yates Cemetery, Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana.
- Walter Lee Byrd was born on 20 Nov 1856 in Indiana; died on 2 Jan 1940 in Indiana; was buried in Riddle Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
- David Stuckard Byrd was born on 14 Aug 1859 in Indiana; died on 1 Aug 1931 in Indiana; was buried in Riddle Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.