Henry Shepard Burd Sr.
Henry Shepard Burd Sr. was born May 7, 1861 to Derrick and Nancy Bird. Henry died Feb 28, 1930.
His married first, Virginia Metheny and became the father of five children. With his second wife, Hannah Jane Robison, he fathered eight more children.
Henry's farm, passed down from his father, was a working farm through 1930 in Henry Clay Twp when it was parceled out and sold. The exception being the small plot that is the Burd Family Cemetery.