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Samuel Bird was born about 1775 in Ardeelan Lower, County Donegal, Ireland, and died abt 1850 in Birdton, York County, New Brunswick (Parish of Douglas).  He married Letitia King, 2 June 1803, Drumholm Church of Ireland Parish, County Donegal, Ireland.  She was born about 1775 at Argulyee, Kilbarron, County of Donegal, Ireland, and died March 02, 1868 in Birdton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Samuel and Letitia travelled to Canada with their five children in June 1824 and eventually settled in Birdton, York County, New Brunswick.

Samuel's younger brother James, his wife, Margaret nee: Patterson, and their 3 children also settled in this area. James and his family arrived in Canada about 1819.

Samuel Bird's Signature
taken from a Land Petition
dated 12th December 1827

If you have any information about Samuel and Letitia, or any questions about this Bird family, please contact Gordon Bird

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last updated 19 November 2016