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Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Will and Belle Hiteshue Family Bible

The Family Bible of Will and Belle Hiteshue is up for sale on Ebay. On the inside of the front cover it states that it was presented to Will and Belle Hiteshue, November 28, 1893. There are several births and deaths documented. There is a marriage certificate that was left in the Bible. There is a variety of funeral cards with names like Kopp and Line. Also, there is a document from the Order of the Eastern Star for Robert Hiteshoe acknowledging his membership in a church. Also a funeral instruction document for Ella Elizabeth Kopp, born 1883, documenting her funeral wishes as to casket selection, vault, clothing style and color, music, and cost. There is a picture of an elderly couple sitting in a house reading the newspaper is in the Bible. Various newspaper clippings of obituaries and articles of a fatal car accident involving Roy Line of Middletown, Ohio, along with a military photo of him.

Ebay Item number:290362637424

Friday, October 23, 2009

Dirmeyer Family Bible

A Family Bible that was the property of the Dirmeyer Family of Bucyrus, Crawford County. The Bible contains a Newspaper marriage clipping in Family Record area for J. Handworker of Memphis TN and Clara Dirmeyer of Bucyrus, Crawford County. Other records for Dirmeyer names include: Andrew, Mary Catherine , Clara Ann, Mary Louisa, Catherine, Amanda, William, Elizabeth, Edward and Andrew Florentine.
Photos included in bible: Aunt Lulu and Ed Dirmeyer, Rachel Dirmeyer 1891 aged 70 years, Grandpa Diermeyer Grandma Volk's grandfather, Katherine Dirmeyer Grandma Volk's grandmother - no date on little card family photo.

EbayItem number:360199906179

Monday, October 19, 2009

Holmes Family Bible

A fantastic old Bible printed in London in 1610 by Robert Barker is up for sale on Ebay. It appears to have been a HOLMES family bible, with references to -

Jane Henderson (Holme/s) 2/1739
Valentine Arnold Holme 1769
George Holmes 25/10/1795
Edward Holmes born 2/3/1710
Janes Holmes born 30/11/1713
Mary Holmes born 27/2/1740
Valentino Arnold Holmes born 25/3/1742
John Holmes born 5/1/1745
Thomas William Holmes born 17/1/1748, died 1759 or 1760
William Holmes born 21/1/1750, died 1759 or 1760
Charles Frederick ?, born 22 11/1805

Ebay Item number:130336353653

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Will and Belle Hiteshoe Bible

On the front cover of this Bible it states that it was presented to Will and Belle Hiteshoe, November 28, 1893. The birth page and the death page all have information filled out. There is a marriage certificate that was left in the Bible. There is a variety of funeral cards from Mrs. Ella Elizabeth Kopp, Lulu Jane Line, LeRoy Line. Also there is a church membership document from the Order of the Eastern Star for Robert Hiteshoe. Also a funeral instruction document for Ella Elizabeth Kopp, born 1883, documenting her funeral wishes as to casket selection, vault and clothing, music, and color. A picture of an elderly couple sitting in a house reading the newspaper is in the Bible. Various newspaper clippings of obituaries and articles of a fatal car accident involving Roy Line of Middletown, Ohio, along with a military photo of him. There is a lot of information in this Bible, also many flowers and leaves were placed in this Bible.

Ebay Item number:290359949283

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Wilson Family Bible

A Family Bible with birth, marriage & death records for the families of Wilson, Luckett, Chambers, Paxton is up for sale on Ebay. Their are a lot of genealogy entries in the Bible. The first marriage record is for Samuel Pearson Wilson who married Sarah A Smith on October 17th 1849. The first death record is for Mary Ellen Wilson who died Dec 11th 1854.

Ebay Item Item number:220490487461

Wednesday, October 07, 2009

1840 Family Bible Joseph Weeden

1840 Family Bible with the Family Record of the Joseph Weeden family including; George Henry Weeden, Joseph Ayer Weeden, Catharine Angell Weeden, Elvin S, King, Grace Eliza Weeden, Irma Corinne Weeden. In the section for deaths it says Henry D Weeden Died April 4th 1831 and Maria Jackson Weeden died Oct 7th 1825.

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Item number:
350260175855

Monday, October 05, 2009

Samuel Dashwood Crowther Family Bible

INSCRIPTION READS - 'TO EDWARD SAMUEL DASHWOOD CROWTHER FROM HIS AFFECTIONATE GODFATHER' DATED DEC 15TH 1861 !!!
THE FRONT FACING PAGES ALSO HAVE INSCRIPTIONS OF THE CROWTHER CHILDRENS GOD- PARENTS AND OTHER FAMILY DETAILS

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Item number:
250504929317

Thursday, October 01, 2009

Willis Family Bible

Old Family Bible with the marriage of Waterman Willis to Esther A.Bronner 1865, birth dates of Waterman Willis-1843, Esther Bronner-1847, and Nathaniel P. Willis-1871. Esther Willis death- 1921 is up for sale on Ebay.

Ebay Item number:110439073520