John Bird1

b. circa 1814, d. 20 September 1852
  • Birth*: circa 1814; New Jersey2,3
  • Marriage*: 26 September 1840; Essex Co., New Jersey; Principal=Jane Young4,5
  • Residence*: 1850; Warren, Somerset Co., New Jersey3
  • Death*: 20 September 18522
  • Burial*: Mount Horeb Methodist Church Cemetery, Warren, Somerset Co., New Jersey2
  • Last Edited: 11 Jul 2017

Family: Jane Young b. bt 1817 - 1818

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, John Judson Bird.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, John Bird.
  3. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Hannah Maria Bird Randolph.
  5. [S47] "FamilySearch.org". Database. , "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VW5B-Z67 : 12 December 2014), John Bird and Jane Young, 26 Sep 1840; citing Essex, New Jersey, New Jersey State Archives, Trenton; FHL microfilm 914,211.

John Judson Bird1

b. 1851, d. 8 March 1863
  • Birth*: 1851; Mount Horeb, Somerset Co., New Jersey1
  • Death*: 8 March 1863; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: Green Valley Cemetery, Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Notes*: nephew of Marietta Young, wife of Martin Drake1
  • Last Edited: 2 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, John Judson Bird.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Hannah Maria Bird Randolph.

Philip Ackor Bird1

b. 1841, d. 1919
  • Birth*: 18411
  • Residence*: 1850; Warren, Somerset Co., New Jersey2
  • Marriage*: 6 February 1867; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Sarah J. Winans3
  • Death*: 19191
  • Last Edited: 11 Jul 2017

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, John Judson Bird.
  2. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.

Sarahetta Bird1

b. between 1846 and 1847
  • Name-Married: Sarah Watts2
  • Birth*: between 1846 and 1847; New Jersey1
  • Residence*: 1850; Warren, Somerset Co., New Jersey1
  • Marriage*: 10 November 1864; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Calvin W. Watts2
  • Last Edited: 11 Jul 2017

Citations

  1. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.

Carrie Birdsong1

  • Last Edited: 7 Jul 2013

Family: Thomas Butler

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 94.

Lena Pearle Birdsong1

  • Last Edited: 7 Jul 2013

Family: William Keel

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 94.

Sam Birge1

  • Last Edited: 10 Oct 2016

Family: Story Jackson

Citations

  1. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, Vol. 2, p. 322.

Joyce J. Birkes1

b. 19 August 1930, d. 29 September 2016
  • Name-Married: Joyce J. Jarrell1
  • Birth*: 19 August 1930; Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1935; Mount Pulaski, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1940; New Castle, Henry Co., Indiana2
  • Marriage*: 30 December 1950; Principal=Ralph Allen Jarrell1
  • Employer*: between 1973 and 1998; Lehn & Fink Co., Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Religion*: Member of the Prairieland Christian Church at Hartsburg1
  • Death*: 29 September 2016; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 3 October 2016; Zion Cemetery, East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 14 Jan 2019

Family: Ralph Allen Jarrell d. 17 Feb 2000

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Joyce Jarrell - 1 October 2016.
  2. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Andrew Birkey1

b. 17 June 1864, d. 31 May 1928
  • Birth*: 17 June 18641
  • Death*: 31 May 19281
  • Burial*: Mennonite Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 7 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Andrew Birkey.

Barbara Birkey1

d. 4 February 1939
  • Name-Married: Barbara Birkey1
  • Marriage*: 23 February 1928; Principal=Christian J. Birkey1
  • Death*: 4 February 19391
  • Last Edited: 21 Jul 2015

Family: Christian J. Birkey b. 12 Mar 1851, d. 3 Jun 1939

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.

Christian J. Birkey1

b. 12 March 1851, d. 3 June 1939
  • Birth*: 12 March 1851; near Tremont, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1860; Elm Grove Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 18 October 1874; Principal=Elizabeth Schertz1
  • Widowed*: 14 July 18781
  • Marriage*: 9 October 1879; Principal=Elizabeth Good1
  • Widowed: 2 October 19241
  • Marriage*: 23 February 1928; Principal=Barbara Birkey1
  • Death*: 3 June 1939; near Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 5 June 1939; Mennonite Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 9 Aug 2017

Family 1: Elizabeth Schertz d. 14 Jul 1878

Family 2: Elizabeth Good b. 11 Oct 1860, d. 2 Oct 1924

Family 3: Barbara Birkey d. 4 Feb 1939

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Clara Birkey1

b. 13 December 1901, d. 23 February 1902
  • Birth*: 13 December 1901; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 23 February 1902; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: 24 February 1902; Mennonite Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 7 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Clara Birkey.

Elizabeth Birkey1,2

b. between 1828 and 1829, d. October 1866
  • Name-Married: Elizabeth Birkey1
  • Birth*: between 1828 and 1829; Bavaria, Germany3
  • Marriage*: 3 January 1847; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=John Birkey1,2
  • Residence: 1850; Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: 1860; Elm Grove Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: October 1866; Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 9 Aug 2017

Family: John Birkey b. bt 1814 - 1815

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.
  2. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  3. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  5. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.

Elizabeth Birkey1

b. between 1847 and 1848
  • Birth*: between 1847 and 1848; Illinois1
  • Residence: 1850; Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1860; Elm Grove Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 9 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Elizabeth Birkey1

  • Name-Married: Elizabeth Springer1
  • Marriage*: 30 January 1898; Groveland, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=John B. Springer1
  • Last Edited: 6 Apr 2019

Family: John B. Springer b. 17 Jul 1867, d. 7 Oct 1914

Citations

  1. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.

Fanny E. Birkey1

b. 1878, d. 1956
  • Name-Married: Fanny E. Springer1
  • Birth*: 18782
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1902; Groveland, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Christian C. Springer1,3
  • Residence*: 1910; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1920; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1940; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois7
  • Death*: 19562
  • Burial*: Groveland Evangelical Mennonite Cemetery, Groveland, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 23 Apr 2019

Family: Christian C. Springer b. 14 May 1873, d. 4 Jan 1944

Citations

  1. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Fannie Springer.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Christian Springer - 4 January 1944.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  7. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Harold C. Birkey1,2

d. 22 December 2003
  • Last Edited: 17 Dec 2017

Family: Arneitta Marie Birky b. 6 Aug 1917, d. 7 Sep 2012

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Arneitta M. Birkey.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Arneitta Birkey - 10 September 2012.

John Birkey1

b. between 1814 and 1815
  • Birth*: between 1814 and 1815; Bavaria, Germany2
  • Marriage*: 3 January 1847; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Elizabeth Birkey1,3
  • Occupation*: between 1850 and 1860; Farmer2,4
  • Residence: 1850; Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: 1860; Elm Grove Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 9 Aug 2017

Family: Elizabeth Birkey b. bt 1828 - 1829, d. Oct 1866

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  4. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

John Birkey1

b. between 1848 and 1849
  • Birth*: between 1848 and 1849; Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1850; Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 9 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

John S. Birkey1

  • Last Edited: 21 Jul 2015

Family: Fannie L. Naffziger

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Arneitta M. Birkey.

Katie Birkey1

d. before 1939
  • Name-Married: Katie Birkey1
  • Death*: before 19391
  • Last Edited: 21 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.

Levi J. Birkey1

b. 27 April 1894, d. 8 July 1975
  • Birth*: 27 April 18943
  • Marriage*: 14 January 1917; Principal=Laura Mast1,4
  • Residence*: 1939; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 8 July 19753
  • Burial*: Mennonite Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 7 Mar 2016

Family: Laura Mast b. 3 Aug 1892, d. 13 Aug 1974

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Warren L. Birkey.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Levi Birkey.
  4. [S80] Betty Weghorst Murphy, compiler, Tazewell Co., Illinois Cemeteries, Vol 4 (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 1982), p, 41.

Madalene Birkey1

  • Last Edited: 22 Aug 2015

Citations

  1. [S77] Ruth Schilpp, Hopedale - My Home Town (Hopedale, Illinois: n.pub., 1983), p. 478.

Sarah Mae Birkey1

b. 13 December 1901, d. 1986
  • Name-Married: Sarah M. Sutter1
  • Birth*: 13 December 1901; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1939; Minier, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 19861
  • Last Edited: 7 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Christian J. Birkey.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Clara Birkey.

Shelli Renee Birkey1

b. 4 April 1979, d. 22 August 1981
  • Birth*: 4 April 19791
  • Death*: 22 August 19811
  • Burial*: Mennonite Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 21 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Shelli Renee Birkey.

Valentine Birkey1

b. between 1854 and 1855
  • Birth*: between 1854 and 1855; Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1860; Elm Grove Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 9 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Velda Mae Birkey1

b. 30 December 1924, d. 12 April 2018
  • Name-Married: Velda Mae Birky1
  • Birth*: 30 December 1924; Gridley, McLean Co., Illinois1
  • Notes*: Daughter of Silas Daniel and Amanda Mae Stalter Birkey1,2
  • Residence*: 1930; Pike Twp., Livingston Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1940; Pike Twp., Livingston Co., Illinois4
  • Graduation*: 1942; Flanagan High School, Flanagan, Livingston Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation*: between 1947 and 1949; Schoolteacher at Chenoa1
  • Marriage*: 24 July 1948; Waldo Mennonite Church, Flanagan, Livingston Co., Illinois; Principal=Loren Joseph Birky1,5
  • Religion*: Member of the Mennonite Church at Hopedale1
  • Death*: 12 April 2018; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Obituary: 14 April 2018; Bloomington Pantagraph1
  • Burial*: 16 April 2018; Mennonite Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 5 Jul 2019

Family: Loren Joseph Birky b. 12 Jul 1924, d. 1 Oct 2005

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Velda Birky - 14 April 2018.
  2. [S161] Ancestry.com. "Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Mennonite Vital Records: 1750-2014". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 29 July 1948.

Warren L. Birkey1

b. 17 July 1921, d. 26 March 1989
  • Birth*: 17 July 1921; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Religion*: Member of the Mennonite Church at Hopedale1
  • Death*: 26 March 1989; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: Mennonite Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 21 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Warren L. Birkey.

Marie Birkley1

b. 10 August 1908, d. July 1973
  • Marriage*: Principal=Taplia Marion Renfrow1
  • Name-Married: Marie Renfrow1
  • Birth*: 10 August 19082
  • Residence*: 1940; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: July 1973; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 26 Feb 2019

Family: Taplia Marion Renfrow b. 13 Dec 1901, d. Mar 1982

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Taplia R. Renfrow - 2 June 2008.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Charles F. Birkmeier1,2

b. 1879, d. 1958
  • Birth*: 18792
  • Marriage*: circa 1905; Principal=Ida M. Hoffman1,3
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer4,3
  • Residence: 1930; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1940; Dillon Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 19582
  • Last Edited: 13 Nov 2018

Family: Ida M. Hoffman b. 1880, d. 1958

Citations

  1. [S39] Delavan History Book Committee, Delavan, Illinois: 1837-1987 (Delavan, Illinois: Delavan History Book Committee, 1987), p. 309.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Clara L. Pech.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.