George Bird1

#2469, (1823-January 1885)
Father*Jeremiah Bird b. 1786, d. 5 Dec 1860
Mother*Martha Janes b. 1788, d. Mar 1853
ChartsLouise Simon's ancestors
Birth*1823 George Bird was born in 1823 at Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England.1 
Baptism9 APR 1830 He was baptized on 9 APR 1830 at St Mary the Virgin, Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England.2 
Marriage*29 APR 1852 He married Elizabeth Veasey, daughter of Henry Veasey and Sophia Hinde, on 29 APR 1852 at St Mary the Virgin, Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire, England.3,4 
Death*JAN 1885 George Bird died in JAN 1885 at Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire.5 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1851 He lived with Martha Janes and Jeremiah Bird at Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire.6 
Residence30 MAR 1861 George Bird and Elizabeth Veasey lived at Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, together with George Bird and Jeffrey Bird.7 
Occupation*30 MAR 1881 The occupation of George Bird was 'Farmer, Land Holder, 10 acres.1
Residence*30 MAR 1881 He and Elizabeth Veasey lived at Moor End, Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England, together with Elizabeth Bird and Susan Sophia Bird.1 


Elizabeth Veasey b. 1829, d. Oct 1916
Marriage*29 APR 1852 George Bird married Elizabeth Veasey, daughter of Henry Veasey and Sophia Hinde, on 29 APR 1852 at Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire.3,4 
Last Edited27 Dec 2017


  1. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  2. [S20] International Genealogical Index (1982), bapt; father Jeremiah Bird, mother Martha, Eaton Bray, Beds., C035623.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, marriage; George Bird & Elizabeth Veasey, Leighton Buzzard, Beds., Apr-Jun 1852, vol 3b 645.
  4. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage of George Bird, father Jeremiah, & Elizabeth Veasey, father Henry Veasey. Edlesborough, Bucks.
  5. [S17] BMD indices, death, age 62, Luton, Beds, Jan-Mar 1885, vol 3b 302.
  6. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census.
  7. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  8. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, age & birthplace.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016