Robert Bird of Northamptonshire

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Robert Bird

Birthplace: Towcester, Northamptonshire, England
Death: Died in England
Place of Burial: Towcester, Northamptonshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Byrde/Bird and Joanna or Johanna (Mitchell) Bird
Husband of Rowlin Clapp and Amy Bird
Father of Olive Crow; Ferris Bird; Perry Perris Tight; Dorothy Lord; Thomas Bird, Sr. and 7 others
Brother of Hughe Byrde/Bird; Thomas Byrde/Bird; Elizabeth Byrde/Bird; John Byrde/Bird; Mary Byrde/Bird and 3 others

Managed by: Rhonda-Lee Robin Allen Barber, U.E.
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About Robert Bird of Northamptonshire

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Robert Bird was born in Towchester, Northamptonshire, England, in—say—1560, and died in Towchester on July 18, 1622. Amy _____ of Towchester, Northamptonshire, England died in Towchester on April 19, 1625. They were married in Towchester on Tuesday, April 14, 1584. She took the name Amy Bird. He is the son of Richard and Joanne (_____) Bird. An unknown number of children were born, but included:

i. Dorothy Bird [#2063]: She was born in Towcester, Northampton, England, on May 25, 1588, and died in Hartford, Connecticut, on August 2, 1676. Notes on the Founding of New England, page 330, give the will of Robert Bird:

Will of Robert Bird of Toceter, co. Northants, joiner; dated 18July 1622 I desire to be buried in the churchyard of Towcester.

   I bequeath to my wife, Amye Bird, all my household goods, I possessed when my daughter Perris Tighte, widow, was married to her late husband, George Tighte.
   To my daughter Lord, wife of Thomas Lord of Towcester, 40 s. 
   All the residue of my goods to my daughter Perris Tighte, to bring up her sever fatherless children, & I make her my executrix.
   Signed: Robert Bird
   Witnesses: John Hastings, the elder, Richard Wood. 
   Proved 1 October 1622, by the executrix

Residence: Towchester, Northhamton County, England.

Robert Bird-104237 [Parents] was born in 1555/1560 in Towchester, Northampton, England, Great Britain. He was christened in , , England. He died on 18 Jul 1622 in Towchester, Northampton, England, Great Britain. He was buried on 22 Jul 1622 in Towchester, Northampton, England, Great Britain. He married Amy Hill-104238 on 12 Oct 1567 in Towchester, Northampton, England, England.

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Robert Bird of Northamptonshire's Timeline

Northamptonshire, England
- 1560
Towcester, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
Age 9
Highinegar, Essex, England
April 14, 1584
Age 29
Towchester, Northampton, England, England
September 26, 1585
Age 30
Devonshire, England
Age 30
Towcester, , Northampton, England
Age 32
Towchester, Northampton, England
May 25, 1588
Age 33
Towcester, Northamptonshire, England
Age 35
Freeby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Age 37
Of, Freeby, Leicestershire, England