Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Family Bible Of John Schmitt

A family bible that belonged to John Schmitt is up for sale on Ebay Item number: 30331580736

Written by hand on the inside front endpapers is a brief history of the family of John Schmitt who was born in 1751 and on his family - John Nicolas Schmitt, Anna Maria Ackermann, John Daniel Ackermann, noting several births and the death of his brother Daniel Schmitt in 1791. The last entry states that Jacob Schmitt emigrated to America in 1840. He died July 3rd, 1855.