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Friday, March 30, 2007

Howel Family Bible

  Jessica Wyndham sent me photos of several pages from this Howel Family Bible. This page is Marriages. Jacob Howel married Mary Ann Acklin May 2, 1828. Isaac Bauserman married Cahterine Jane Howel June 20, 1847. I will post more pages over the next few days.
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Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Photo Album Spencer and Kilman Families of Ontario Canada

Civil War Era Photo Album Spencer and Kilman Families of Niagara area Ontario Canada CDVs & tintypes

Surnames include Spencer, Carrow, Kilman, Killman, Watts, Andrews, Bullock, Smith, Garner, Sternburgh, Daniels, McCall, Storey, Olds, Ward, Davis, Hutt, Monroe, Miller, Stewart, Palmerton, Glover

Locations include Toronto, Pelham, Simcoe, St Catharines, Brantford, Canada West, Dunnville, Otterville, Niagara Falls, Drummondville, Hamilton, Thorold

Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Bliss Family Photo Album

Civil War Era Bliss Family Photo Album with CDVs (Cartes de Visites) circa 1860 & 1870s.

Surnames: Bliss, Olds, Hitchcock, Sherman, Stockwell, Foster

Locations: Massachusetts, Monona, Iowa, Madison, Wisconsin, Kingston, New York, Connecticut, Charles City, Iowa, Port Huron, Michigan, Northampton, Massachusetts, New Haven, Athol, Troy, Waterbury, Keeseville, Thompsonville, Worcester

Monday, March 26, 2007

Civil War Hayes Wenty Family Photo Album

Civil War Era Hayes Wenty Family Photo Album with CDVs (Cartes de Visites) & tintypes, circa 1860 & 1870s.

Surnames: Casper, Bevier, Wenty, Hays, Hayes, McCerary, Curlhair, Concklin, Osborn, Osborne, Wood, Gage, Finch,

Locations: Binghampton New York

Friday, March 23, 2007

Fryer Family of New York Photo Album

Civil War Era Photo Album #1 Fryer Family of New York 49 photos - CDVs & tintypes

Surnames: Fryer, Becker, Oliver, Shoudy, Crouse, Pangburn, Schoolcraft, Livingston, Wrigth, Lendrum, Spawn, Bloomingdale, Bardhuff, Barkhuff, Frederick, Lidden

Locations: New York

Thursday, March 22, 2007

Civil War Era Hutton Family Photo Album

Civil War Era Hutton Family Photo Album with CDVs (Cartes de Visites) & tintypes, circa 1860 to 1870.

Surnames: Hutton, Tennis, Patters, Roberts, Conner, Couner, Brown, Vickers, Walker, Gans, Matthews, Ballard, Dare, Hadley, Downing, Stephens, Hibbard, Nixon, WIlcox, Tullige, Tullidge

Locations: Indiana, New York, Pennsylvania

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Photo Album Haskell & Carpenter Families of New England

Civil War Era Photo Album Haskell & Carpenter Families of New England CDVs & tintypes

Surnames include Haskell, Carpenter, Hunt, Wakefield, Thayer, Danson, Garland, Foster, Aldrich, Angell, Whillock/Whibock, Hill, Hunt, Scott, Wilmarth

Locations include Providence Rhode Island, Littleton New Hampshire, Woonsocket Rhode Island, Worcester Massachusetts, Boston Massachusetts, Uxbridge Massachusetts

Tuesday, March 20, 2007

Hailey Family Bible, Texas

 
Deaths from the Hailey Family Bible, submitted by Janice Chapman

Carrie R. Hailey died suddenly April 20, 1891

Rev. J. F. Pinson died Saturday October 6, 1900, Forney Texas, age 93 years 18 days

Leonora Hailey was turned to death on the night of may 31, 1901

Willie Lenora Yates died June 4, 1901 age 2 years 11 months 7 days

Anna -- Yates died November 8, 1905, age 31 years, 25 days
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Monday, March 19, 2007

Moser, Ziler, Siler, Dietrich Photo Album of Ontario

Moser, Ziler, Siler, Dietrich Photo Album of Ontario

Surnames include Moser, Ziler, Dietrich, Desjardine, Mahoney

Locations include Dashwood, Exeter, Berlin, Walkerton. The families appear to have lived in Waterloo and Middlesex Counties Ontario.

Sunday, March 18, 2007

Pratt Morse Family Photo Albums, New York

Two Civil War Era Pratt Morse Family Photo Albums with CDVs (Cartes de Visites) and cabinet cards plus loose daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, circa 1850s, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s.

Surnames: Pratt, Morse, Morgan, Wilcox, Johnson, Pond, Stephen, Brach, Andrews, Steele, Lisdale, Wooster, Blakesly, Stevens

Locations: Connecticut, New York

Saturday, March 17, 2007

Willard Thomas - Julia Fox Family Bible 1897 Tennessee

This is a leather-bound family Bible that belonged to the family of Willard THOMAS and Julia FOX of Knoxville and Sevierville, Tennessee. There are a number of clippings and other personal papers stuck inside the cover of the Bible. Several receipts bear the name of Minnie J. FOX. The Bible is embossed W. M. THOMAS.

The genealogy in the Bible is:

Willard THOMAS was born 11 SEP 1897.
Julia (FOX) THOMAS was born 15 OCT 1897.
Willard and Jalia married 15 JUL 1925.

Jalia FOX was born 11 JUN 1894 and died 16 APR 1945.

Lawson FOX died 26 APR ____.
Sarah Elizabeth FOX died 15 FEB 1944.
Herman FOX died 01 JUL 1976.

Biographical information contained in the clippings mentions THOMAS, FOX, STOFFLE, ALLEN, FOXX, TIPTON, TEFFETELLER, BOLING, TUCKER, SCHLANGEN, ADAMS, PARROTT, SINGLEY, QUERY, HUSKEY, LAYMAN, SWEITZER, LOWE, FINCHUM, SMELCHER, DILLEHAY, SAMS, FEEZEL, and BUCKLEY.

Submitted by Lori Walker

Friday, March 16, 2007

Pennington Family Photo Album

Pennington Family Photo Album with cabinet cards, post 1870

Surnames: Foss, Pennington, Lancaster, Smith, Price, Anderson, Kennedy, Tuck, Parker, Merril, Tracey, Dow, Frye, Pray, Forbis, Forbes, Butterfield

Locations: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Canada, Maine, Minnesota, Washington, Vermont, New York, Massachusetts

Thursday, March 15, 2007

Parker Green Family Bible 1820

 Marriages from Parker Green Family Bible

John A. Parker married Sally Green April 7, 1820

I have more pages from the Parker Green Family Bible and will post them over the next few days so be sure to bookmark FamilyBibles.Blogspot.com
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Tuesday, March 13, 2007

Seeber - Schnerrin Family Bible, New York 1764

 Family Bible Wilhelm Seeber of New York

Wilhelm Seeber married 4 October 1764 Anna Elisabeth Schnerrin born 1741

Children:

Isaac Seeber baptised 4 February 1765
Maria Seeber baptised 6 October 1767 (Born 21 September)
Henirich Seeber baptised December 1769
Johannes Seeber baptised 20 May 1772 (Born 13 May)
Adolph Seeber baptised 7 August 1774
Maria Elisabeth Seeber baptised 8 December 1776

Submitted by Gloria Schneider
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Monday, March 12, 2007

DRENAN FAMILY BIBLE

DRENAN FAMILY BIBLE

This Bible was found in the attic at Dummerston, Vermont church March 2007.

I am transcribing the Vital Records found in the pages between the Old & New Testaments as well as obituaries found loose or pasted in to the book.

Please feel free to post to any list or website where you think it would
be helpful. If a descendant wants this Bible they should contact me at
mrgjb@sover.net and I will see they get it. Thank you, Ruth

THE HOLY BIBLE
The American Bible Society, New York 1837

MARRIAGES
James DRENAN and Clarissa BILL were joined in marriage Oct. 23rd 1834

BIRTHS

James DRENAN born County of Antrim Ireland Jan. 12, 1806.
Clarissa BILL born Woodbury, Vermont Sept 3rd 1814.

Their Children

  • Lucy Ellen born June 26th 1838

  • John Silas born March 22nd 1840

  • Annette Born June 11th 1842

  • Jocephine the 9th of May 1844

  • James Franklin Feb 17th 1846

  • Ryland Fletcher Aug 17th 1847


One death had been recorded but is thoroughly blotted out. Transcribed by Ruth Barton, 11 March 2007. Her comments in ( )

Obituaries were found inserted in the bible for the following individuals. I will add the complete obituaries for each so be sure to come back to read them

~ Major J. S. DRENAN born 1840

~ WARNER S. DRENAN born 1864

~ James DRENAN age 42

~ Jennie S. HASKELL,daughter of Patrick and Clarissa LILLEY of Woodbury, Vermont, died in New Hampshire aged 36 years, 5 months and 4 days.

~ Josie L. BATCHELDER Died in Hardwick, Vermont., November 13, 1881 aged forty-five years, six months and four days. Mrs. BATCHELDER was born in Woodbury, Vermont., daughter of the late James and Clarissa DRENAN

Sunday, March 11, 2007

Alexander Boomhauer Family Photo Album

Alexander Boomhauer Family Photo Album cabinet cards post 1870

Surnames: Boomhower, Boomhauer, Alexander, Simpson, Lawton, Stewart, Babcock, Dobbs, Leaman

Locations: Iowa, New York, Wisconsin

Saturday, March 10, 2007

Civil War Kelley Family Photo Album

Civil War Era Kelley Family Photo Album with CDVs (Cartes de Visites) & tintypes, circa 1860 & 1870s.

Surnames: Kelley, Barton, Ellison, Spitter, Harman, Payne, Hayes, Moore

Locations: Germany, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas

Friday, March 09, 2007

Cardiff Harrold Family Photo Album

Civil War Era Cardiff Harrold Family Photo Album with CDVs (Cartes de Visites) & tintypes, circa 1860 & 1870s. Civil War Soldier

Surnames: Cardiff, Harrold, Griffith, Ransomer, Tuggie, Smalley, Stoops, Robison, Williams, Hammer, Nixon, Harrold, Drue, Carnes, Reed, Hall, Shere,

Locations: Illinois, New York, Pennsylvania, Italy, Connecticut,

Thursday, March 08, 2007

Clarke Family of New York Photo Album

Civil War Era Photo Album Clarke Family of New York CDVs & tintypes

Surnames: Clarke, Brightman, Price, Hull, Coon, Brown, Chandal, Langworthy, Burdick, Eggleston

Locations: Brookfield New York, Milton Wisconsin, Chicago Illinois

Tuesday, March 06, 2007

Civil War Burtch Family Photo Album

Civil War Era Burtch Family Photo Album with CDVs (Cartes de Visites) & tintypes, circa 1860 & 1870s.

Surnames: Burtch, Gransake Zeir, Zeirt, Blanchard, Morehouse, Stetson, Hooper

Locations: Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, Illinois, Nebraska, Michigan, Ohio, England

Sunday, March 04, 2007

Fryer Family of New York second Photo Album

Civil War Era Photo Album #2 Fryer Family of New York 44 photos - CDVs & tintypes

Surnames: Fryer, Oliver, Relyea, Tygert, Ludden, McChesney, Barkhoff, Course, Hurst, Becker, English, Ostrander, Wormer, Elross, Elsass, baumer, McGie, Youngs, Mogan, Van Auken, Hennessy, Waggoner, Gallup, Blessing, Voorheis

Locations: New York