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William BIRD's father: Richard BIRD ( - )

Family of William BIRD and Sarah CONGRAM

Husband: William BIRD (1824?- )
Wife: Sarah CONGRAM (1825- )
Children: Mary Jane BIRD (1844?- )
Marriage 24 Sep 1848 Atherington Parish Church,Devon

Husband: William BIRD

Name: William BIRD
Sex: Male
Father: Richard BIRD ( - )
Mother: -
Birth 1824 (app) Yarnscombe
Occupation Ag Labourer

Wife: Sarah CONGRAM

Name: Sarah CONGRAM
Sex: Female
Father: Richard CONGRAM (1787-1858)
Mother: Sarah BENNETT (1793?-1871?)
Birth 2 Feb 1825 Tawstock
Christening 27 Feb 1825 (age 0) Tawstock

Child 1: Mary Jane BIRD

Name: Mary Jane BIRD
Sex: Female
Birth 1844 (app) Yarnscombe

Note on Husband: William BIRD

1851 Census shows William Bird aged 27 an Ag Lab born Yarnscombe being at pray sparks, Yarnscombe with his 25 year old wife born Atherington and their 7 year old daughter Mary Jane born Yarnscombe

1861 Checked all of Yarnscombe Census and found William and Sarah Budd aged 33,32 respectively being at Vicarage Cottage along with Richard and Mary Bird aged 64 and 66 respectively along with their daughter Jane who is aged 41 (insane), Grace aged 24, Mary A aged 22, grandson William 6 months,Clara aged 29, Sarah aged 5 and Harry aged 1 not sure if this William and Sarah Bird as no trace of Mary Jane aged 17. The Bird family headed by Grace appears in the 1871Yarnscombe Census at Heards by this time Richard has died and no trace of William and Sarah Budd, however same William and Sarah appear in 1871 Little Torrington Census as BUDD.

Note on Wife: Sarah CONGRAM

1841 Census Shows 53 year old Richard Congerham an Ag Lab for Robert and Jane Delbridge at Green, Atherington.Also there were his wife 48 year old Sarah and their children Sarah 16, Samuel 10, James 7 and Henry 5.

1851 Census shows William Bird aged 27 an Ag Lab born Yarnscombe being at pray sparks, Yarnscombe with his 25 year old wife born Atherington and their 7 year old daughter Mary Jane born Yarnscombe

Note on Child 1: Mary Jane BIRD

1851 Census shows William Bird aged 27 an Ag Lab born Yarnscombe being at pray sparks, Yarnscombe with his 25 year old wife born Atherington and their 7 year old daughter Mary Jane born Yarnscombe