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date: 15 December 2019

Bird, Robert Montgomerylocked

(05 February 1806–23 January 1854)
  • Terence Martin

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Bird, Robert Montgomery (05 February 1806–23 January 1854), writer, was born in New Castle, Delaware, the son of John Bird, a merchant, and Elizabeth Van Leuvenigh, whose ancestors were among the early settlers of Delaware. Following the death of his father in 1810, Bird lived first with an uncle ( ...

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