Thursday, August 21, 2008

Crosby Family Bible

This Crosby family bible is up for sale on Ebay.Item number: 280257152030.

Some of the family history written in the front cover of volume 1 is:

Lucinda Crofsby died Sept. 30, 1820, Wm. Crossby died Sept. 7, 1832, William Horner Crossby, born March 18, 1815, Henry Crosby born Jan 2, 1818, Richard Crosby Born March 15, 1819, died June 24, 1892

Thomas Crofsby found drowned in the river within the city of Lincoln on thursday morning feb. 1st, 1866, after an absence of several days.

There is a lot more.

You can follow one of the links to Ebay on this blog if you want to take a closer look.