Monday, August 03, 2009

Appelford and Lamburn Family Bible

This Bible was printed in 1756 by Thomas Baskett , printer to King George the second, This lovely bible contains a family record of the Appelford and Lamburn families who owned it between (Through recorded dated inscriptions) 1779-1792. John Appelford was the first person to make a dated entry of May the ninth 1779 telling us that this is his book.

Some other entries from the book are Charlotte Lamburn Her Book A Gift from Her Father~Stephen May 19 1782~Stephen Lamburn May the 21 1792~Many repitions of " John Appelford His Book~Stephen Lamburn Born 21 of May 1792~Sara Lamburn October the 25 1787"

This Family Bible is for sale on Ebay Item number:250474675203