Birkin, Ivan Ivanovich( Solicitor, ryazanets origin, figure the Time of Troubles)
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Biography Birkin, Ivan Ivanovich
Information about him is fragmentary. In the reign of Shuya he and his brother Kyriakos at one time stood on the side of Tushinskogo thief, for it is the king Vasili took their seats, returned to them when they returned to the king of remorse. In January, 1611. Prokopy Lyapunov sent Birkin in Nizhny Novgorod for negotiations "on any agreement and good advice". Here Birkin was a member of the Provincial Office prior to December 1611, when he was selected second, after Pozharskogo, the governor of Nizhny Novgorod newly formed militia. Soon he was sent as part of a delegation in Kazan. In Kazan, he took a detachment to Pozharsky in Yaroslavl, but, after a quarrel on the basis of ambition with the leaders of the militia, he returned to Kazan. In January, 1613. Birkin was in Moscow. Of the future life of his only known that in 1615 - 17 years he was a voivod in Mangazeya.