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Morris Birkbeck

Morris Birkbeck, British pioneer, state official.


  • Birkbeck, Morris was born on January 23, 1764 in Settle, England. Son of Morris and Hannah (Bradford) Birkbeck.

  • Works

    • Author: Notes on a Journey in America from the Coast of Virginia to the Territory of Illinois, 1817. Letters from Illinois, 1818.


    • Married Prudence Bush, April.
    • father: Morris Birkbeck
    • mother: Hannah (Bradford) Birkbeck
    • spouse: Prudence Bush
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    Born January 23, 1764
    Died June 4, 1825
    (aged 61)