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Winfield Austin Scott Bird, American lawyer. member Kansas House of Representatives, 1904-1908. General attorney and director Falls City, Sycamore Springs, Sahetta. Southwestern Railway Company; member of law firm Bird & Page. Great Incohonee Improved Order of Red Men.

Background

Bird, Winfield Austin Scott was born on August 31, 1855 in Addison Tp., Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Archibald and Elizabeth A. (Heilman) Bird.

Education

Educated normal school, Meyersdale, Pa. Taught school 5 years and studied law. Admitted to bar, 1880.

Career

City attorney, Topeka, Kansas, 1887-1889 and 1895-1901. Judge advocate general Kansas National Guard, 1895-1896. Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1904-1908.

General attorney and director Falls City, Sycamore Springs, Sahetta. Southwestern Railway Company. Member of law firm Bird & Page.

Great Incohonee Improved Order of Red Men.

Membership

Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1904-1908. General attorney and director Falls City, Sycamore Springs, Sahetta. Southwestern Railway Company.

Member of law firm Bird & Page. Great Incohonee Improved Order of Red Men.

Connections

Married Hiawatha, Kansas, March 21, 1883, Mary Dodge.

father:
Archibald Bird

mother:
Elizabeth A. (Heilman) Bird

spouse:
Hiawatha