Bird, Alderman in the City of London (1770). Vol. II p. 134,135,200,233 p134 -- 1770 Jan 27 (Feb 6) John Bird, goldsmith, Bassishaw 1770-2 .. vice Baker Died Oct 18 1772; Will p.C.C. 392 Taverner April 18; proved Nov 16 1772 p 135 -- he was vice in 1772 to William Plomer for Bassishaw. p 200 -- 1770 John Bird. Grandfather of John Bird Sumner, Archbishop of Canterbury, and of Charles Richard Sumner, Bishop of Winchester. His wife's brother was father of William Wilberforce and grandfather of Samuel Wilberforce, Bishop of Winchester. His sister was mother of the first Lord Carrington and ancestress of the Marquess of Lincolnshire.
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