Ancestor Hunt Genealogy Search Engines LogoFamily Bible Records and Genealogy Research    Genealogy.com

 Free Trial Mania!

*Free Trial Membership

*World Family Tree Free Trial

*Census Collection Free Trial

Ancestor Hunt > Family Bible Records> Bible Tidbits of Genealogy Records Page 9


FIRST NAME

LAST NAME

LOCALITY

Surnames found in Bible Records on this page: 

Alexander, Apgar, Bird, Blackford, Bretz, Brockaway, Brownell, Burrell, Clayton, Collier, Crandall, Davis, Durham, Fravel, Fritz, Gott, Howard, Hulseople, Joyce, Macomber, Marshall, Mills, Myers, Putnam, Sheets, Smith, Henry Francis, Starkes, Stevens, Stinson, Taylor, Tompsen, Vandemark, Westfall, Williams, Wycoff


BIRD Family Bible (UK)   *BIRD Family Name Search

Husband

Thomas Saunders BIRD

Born at 53 Wolverhampton St. Willenhall

Date June 20th 1876.

Wife

Charlotte Ann CLAYTON

Born at Handsworth

Date Dec. 18th 1875.


Footnotes:

Seller stated there are entries not shown for 4 children.  Found at Worcestershire, UK.


BRETZ Family Bible   *BRETZ Family Name Search

MARRIAGES

Abram BRETZ  Elizabeth MYERS Jan. 17th 1866.

BIRTHS

Abram BRETZ Aug. 27 1833.

Elizabeth MYERS July 18th 1846.

George A. BRETZ Oct 9th 1865.

Howard N. BRETZ July 12th 1870.

Nellie E. BRETZ Aug 10th 1872.

Virdie E. BRETZ Mar 31st 1874.

Carroll M. BRETZ Dec 30th 1876.

Gracie C. BRETZ Nov. 3rd 1881.

Mary D. MYERS July 10th 1863.


Footnotes:  The following census records for this family were easy to locate quickly using the Census Records at Ancestry.com ,

 

1880 United States Federal Census Records show:

Harrison, Henry Co, OH, page 117A.

Abraham BRETZ, age 46, born PA, farmer, parents born PA.

Elizabeth BRETZ, wife, age 38, born OH, father NJ, mother NY.

George A. BRETZ, son, age 11, born OH, father PA, mother OH.

Howard N. BRETZ, son, age 10, born OH, father PA, mother OH.

Nellie E. BRETZ, dau, age 8, born OH, father PA, mother OH.

Verdie E. BRETZ, dau, age 8, born OH, father PA, mother OH.

Marshall BRETZ, son, age 3, born OH, father PA, mother OH.

Mary D. MYERS, sdau, age 16, born OH,  father PA, mother OH.

 

* Special Offer Try Ancestry.com's Census Images for FREE!


BURRELL Family Bible  *BURRELL Family Name Search

(pub. 1822)

John D. BURRELL was born April the 18th 1783.

Elender MARSHALL was born April the 6th 1790.


Footnotes: 

Seller states: There are 2 pages (front and back of the Burrell family history ranging from 1783 - 1907.  The only other writing in this book is on the last page. It says John L. Burrell July 1840 and Cth Albert.


DAVIS Family Bible   *DAVIS Family Name Search

Imprinted on front in gold gilt:

Thomas & Rosetta A. DAVIS.


Only portion of photographed pages I can make out: 

Grandparents:

Lewis CRANDALL, born April 13th 1772, Died August 12th 1872.

Aged 100 Years and four months.

Hannah SHEETS, wife of Lewis CRANDALL, born 1771, Died 1840.

Aged 69 years.


Footnotes: 

Seller states:

There are other names mentioned throughout the history section to include the family names of Howard and Crandall. Oriskany Falls N.Y. is also mentioned.

 

The following census records for this family were easy to locate quickly using the Census Records at Ancestry.com ,

 

1880 United States Federal Census Records show:

2nd Ward, Utica, Oneida, NY, page 19B

Thomas DAVIS, age, 56, born Wales, Carriage Maker, parents Wales.

Rosetta A. DAVIS, wife, age 50, born NY, parents born NY.

Theodore B. DAVIS, son, age 22, born NY, hotel clerk.

Huldah HOWARD, s-i-l, age 37, born NY, parents born NY.

Margaret WILLIAMS, other, age 34, seamstress, born Wales, parents Wales.

 

* Special Offer Try Ancestry.com's Census Images for FREE!

 


DURHAM Family Bible   *DURHAM Family Name Search

BIRTHS

Mary ALEXANDER Born August 2nd 1908.

Jane VANDEMARK born July ?? 1858.

Harvey DURHAM born May or Mar 18 1875.

Lewis M. DURHAM born December ?? 1857.

Thomas DURHAM born J?? 2? 1878.

Anna E. DURHAM born March 17th 1880.

Lewis M. DURHAM born November 13th 1894.

Fred DURHAM born Aug 27th 1885.

Edward DURHAM born Mar 13 1887.

Martha J. DURHAM born Aug 13 1890.

Robert ALEXANDER Born Sept 23 1876.

Lottie ALEXANDER Born July 19 1899.

Harry and Roy ALEXANDER Born Feb 1st 1901.

Helen ALEXANDER Born Sept. 29th 1915.

Eleanor HULSEOPLE Born July 21st 1917.


Footnotes:

The events do not seem to have been entered as they happened.

Seller states there are more pages of records not shown in photos including 4 marriages and a marriage certificate page for Lewis M. DURHAM.

 

The following census records for this family were easy to locate quickly using the Census Records at Ancestry.com ,

 

1880 United States Federal Census Records show:

District 3, Marbletown, Ulster, NY, page 389D

Lewis M. DURHAM, age 23, born NY, farm laborer, parents born NY.

Martha J. DURHAM, wife, age 22, born NY, parents born NY.

Harvey DURHAM, son, age 5, born NY.

Theron DURHAM, son, age 2, born NY.

Anna DURHAM, dau, age 2 months, born NY.

**several VANDEMARK families nearby.

 

* Special Offer Try Ancestry.com's Census Images for FREE!

 


JOYCE Family Bible   *JOICE Family Name Search

Parents Born when and where.

Mr. R. M. JOYCE.  Swans Island May 29th 1824.

S. C. STINSON.  Swans Island.  Apr. 16th 1825.

CHILDREN

Janson B. JOYCE.  Swans Island May 25th 1847.

Benjamin S. JOYCE.  Swans Island Sept. 12th 1848.

Everett E. JOYCE.  Swans Island Dec 2nd 1849.

Roderick G. JOYCE.  Swans Island Nov 15th 1851.

Clara H. JOYCE.  Swans Island Aug 13th 1853.

Nancy E. JOYCE.  Swans Island May 22nd 1855.

Sarah Effie JOYCE.  Swans Island Jan 21st 1857.

Ralph W. JOYCE.  Swans Island July 20th 1859.

MARRIAGES

Portland 1884, Roderick G. JOYCE & Margaret BROCKAWAY.


1880 Nancy E. JOYCE & Frank STEVENS in Boston Mar. 2nd.


June 17th 1846

At Harbor Island

By Rev. B. F. STINSON

Roderick M. JOYCE

Miss Catharine S. STINSON.


Effie JOYCE & Lawrence FRAVEL at Ly??? Mass. Apr. 8th (year cut off in photo).


Ralph JOYCE & Margarett FRITZ at Portland ME. Apr 25th (year cut off in photo).


December 13th 1864

At Swans Island ME

By Benj. Smith Esq.

Mr. Hansen B. JOYCE

Alice GOTT.

*more entries in faint pencil which can't be made out in photo.


DEATHS

Mother & Father

Catherine S. JOYCE Aug. 28th 1893.

Roderick M. JOYCE Jan 18th 1900.


Footnotes:

There are some loose handwritten sheets and letters concerning the genealogy of this family inside the Bible.

 

The following census records for this family were easy to locate quickly using the Census Records at Ancestry.com ,

 

1880 United States Federal Census Records show:

Castine, Hancock, Maine, page 167D

Roderick M. JOYCE, age 56, born ME, Country Merchant, parents ME.

Catharine S. JOYCE, wife, age 55, born ME, parents born ME.

 

* Special Offer Try Ancestry.com's Census Images for FREE!

 


MACOMBER Family Bible   *MACOMBER Family Name Search

Flyleaf reads: 

Presented to Calista E. MACOMBER by her mother.

Dec. 25 1875.

MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE PAGE:

This is to Certify that William E. MACOMBER of New Bedford and Calista E. BROWNELL of New Bedford were united together in Holy Matrimony on the Twenty Fourth day of October in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Seventy One.


Footnotes:  The following census records for this family were easy to locate quickly using the Census Records at Ancestry.com ,

 

1880 United States Federal Census Records show:

New Bedford, Bristol Co, MA, page 279C.

William E. MACOMBER, age 14, born MA, policeman, parents born MA.

Calista E. MACOMBER, wife, age 31, born MA, parents born MA.

Sarah E. RONNSVILL, other, age 15, born CAN, at school, parents born MA.

 

* Special Offer Try Ancestry.com's Census Images for FREE!

 


SMITH Family Bible   *SMITH Family Name Search

Fly leaf reads: 

H. F. & E. G. SMITH

from their affectionate Father

Christmas 1859.

Someone has later added "Father = Joseph SMITH"


MARRIAGES

Henry Francis SMITH

b. August 21 1834

Emma Greenleaf SMITH

b. June 26 1836.

Married Sept. 22nd 1859.

Pawtucket RI.

 

Joseph Lindon SMITH

Corinna Haven PUTNAM

b. Sep 27 1876.

Married Sep. 18 1899.


BIRTHS

Henry Teacher Aug 9th 1860.

Arthur Gideon Dec. 8th 1861.

Joseph Linden Oct. 11th 1863.

Albert Greenleaf Sep. 17 1867.


DEATHS

Little Henry Oct 15th 1860.

Our Arthur. Feb. 10th 1864.

AE 2 yr, 2 mo and 2 days.

Albert Greenleaf Nov. 19 1892.

AE 25 yr, 2 mo, 2 days.

Emma Greenleaf Oct 28 1913.

Henry Francis November 10th 1914.

Joseph Linden SMITH Oct 18, 1950.


MEMORANDA

Died

Gideon C. SMITH AE 74, 3 mo.  11th 1875.

Mary W. SMITH AE 48 5 mo.  1849.


Handwritten sheets on loose paper in Bible:

Births:

Joseph SMITH Feb. ? 1792.

Mary Ann SMITH July 8th 1810.

"Children"

Henry Francis Aug 21 1834.

Mi??on ????? May 25th 1836.

Mary Belcher Oct 16th 1838.

Joseph Jenks Sep 11th 1840.

Amelia Maria Dec ? 1842.

Louisa Adelaide Oct 11th 1844.

Roscoe Peck or Beck Sep. 14th 1853.

Marriages

Joseph Jenks SMITH

Isabella MILLS 

Nov 8th 1866 in Trinity Church.

Copy family register.


Footnotes:

There is a handwritten sheet of deaths which I can't make out in photo.  These families can be found in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

 


STARKES / APGAR        *STARKES Family Name Search

Family Bible                      *APGAR Family Name Search

This Certifies That Henry M. STARKES and Lizzie L. APGAR Were solemnly united by me in the Holy Bond of Matrimony at Asbury on the Second day of October in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty conformably in the Ordinance of God, and the Laws of the State.

In Presence of 

Hardin WYCOFF.

Signed Geo. W. TOMSEN

Clergyman.

 


WESTFALL Family Bible   *WESTFALL Family Name Search

(pub. 1859)

Flyleaf reads:

J. N. WESTFALL

Schodack Depot

Rensselau Co.

New York

1860.


MARRIAGES

There is a newspaper clipping of a marriage announcement.  I can't make it out in photo.  

Written under the announcement:

at Chattanooga Tennessee July 9th 1868 by the Reverend G. TAYLOR, John N. WESTFALL to Mary Josephine COLLIER.

License issued by J. D. BLACKFORD Deputy County Clerk of Hamilton county, Tennessee

 


Bible Records Menu

Bible Tidbits of Genealogy Data

Cherokee County, AL Bibles

Master Index of all Surnames

Family Bibles of Famous Folks

Bible Find-a-Home

Bible Records HOME


 

 

Genealogy Search Engines & Contents

Surname Search Portal

Mormon Church Records (LDS)

Ellis Island Passenger Search

More Ship Passenger Lists

Census Records Search

Vital Records Search

Obituary Search & Newspapers

Obituary Indexes & Search Engines

Historic Newspapers Online

Today's Famous People Obits

Genealogy of Famous Folks

Social Security Death Index

State Genealogy Records

UK Genealogy Search Engines

US Genealogy Search Engines

Family Coat of Arms

Marriage Records

RootsWeb Search Engines

Prison Inmate Records Search

Genealogical Prison Records

Sex Offender Search

Most Wanted Criminals and Fugitives

National Phone Directory Search

Family Historian News

Genealogy Links

Ancestor Hunt Home Image


Helpful Information

Finds in the Family Bible

Bible Quick Tips


Bible Records Databases Ancestry

Missouri Bible Records, Vol. 1

New York Family Bible Records, 1581-1917

Tennessee Marriage and Bible Records


More Surname Searches

Genealogy Message Boards

Local Surname Genealogy Pages

RootsWeb Surname Database

Search Billions of Names at Ancestry.com

Search Genealogy.com

Search World Family Tree

Surname Community Search

Surname Message Boards

Surname Search Portal

The US Census Collection

This vast resource contains over 253 million individuals spanning 11 decades and is still growing with new additions. 

  Includes 1870, 1890, 1900 & 1910 census images and indexes!

Get a 14 Day Free Trial!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All rights reserved. Copyright protected.  

May not be reproduced or published without permission. 

( 2002 - 2016 Ancestor Hunt Free Genealogy )

Contact Webmaster