Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Birney” in chapter 11 of Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3.:

... moving on each side of the plank road, had already made a vigorous attack on Heth, driving in his pickets, and becoming hotly engaged. Then Hancock ordered to his support the divisions of Mott and Birney , with Ricketts's Battery and a company of the First Pennsylvania Artillery, when a most sanguinary battle ensued, at close distance, the musket-firing being deadly and continuous along the whole line...
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D. B. Birney 425 16 9 0 0 user votes
David B. Birney 515 0 31 0 0 user votes
Birney 460 0 88 0 0 user votes
William Birney 442 0 16 0 0 user votes
James G. Birney 181 0 1 0 0 user votes
David D. Birney 88 86 0 0 0 user votes
J. G. Birney 81 0 1 0 0 user votes
David Bell Birney 80 0 4 0 0 user votes
James Gillespie Birney 68 0 0 0 0 user votes
F. Birney 30 0 4 0 0 user votes
Fitzhugh Birney 28 0 0 0 0 user votes
G. Birney 26 0 0 0 0 user votes
Gen Birney 12 0 0 0 0 user votes
D. D. Birney 8 8 0 0 0 user votes
William C. Birney 5 0 1 0 0 user votes
Lauress J. Birney 3 0 1 0 0 user votes
W. Birney 3 0 1 0 0 user votes
Ellen Birney 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
David Birney 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Dion Birney 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
J. L. Birney 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
W. A. Birney 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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