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Crawford Bible


CRAWFORD.tba

Crawford Family Bible

Submitted Nov. 27, 1996 by:
Charles Dobie,
P.O. Box 312,
Perth, Ont.,
K7H 3E4

e-mail: cdobie@superaje.com

This Bible is in the Perth Museum archives:
The Perth Museum,
11 Gore St. E.,
Perth, ON,
Canada.
K7H 1H4
(613) 267-1947

This Bible was part of the Larry TURNER estate, and was among the
artifacts and documents donated by his estate to the Perth Museum, in November, 1996.


The Bible is a large format, leather-bound volume. The title page text starts:
HARDING'S SUPERFINE EDITION

THE

HOLY BIBLE

etc.

PHILADELPHIA:
JESPER HARDING & SON.
1857

The births, marriages and deaths are recorded on pages provided for
that purpose, between the Old and New Testaments.

Surnames in this file:
Crawford
Dolan
Mellville (Minister)
O'Donnell
Rice
Robertson
Smith



// First page

MARRIAGES

Married 21st May 1849
By the Revd Mr. Mellville, Clarendon, C.E. [sic]
John Crawford
Elizabeth Smith

// End first page
// Second page

BIRTHS

Robert Wilson Crawford 29 Feby 1850
Samuel Smith Crawford 12th Octo 1851
William John Crawford 29th May 1853
Jane Smith Crawford 25th Mar 1855
Elizabeth Crawford 14th Mar 1857
x Marey [sic] Ann Crawford x 2th April 1859
Eliza Matila [sic] Crawford 6th Janu 1861
John A. Crawford 16th Nov 1863
John A. Crawford 12th May 1864
[1864 birth year is suspect as this date is only 6 months after the
birth of the previous child]
Rachal [sic] M. Crawford 3 March 1866
Anna Crawford 12 May 1868
Lilley [sic] W. Crawford 27 Dec 1870

// End second page
// Third page

DEATHS

Elizabeth Crawford Died in 18th March 1859
John A. Crawford -------28th April 1864
Jane Wilson Crawford grandmother Aged 79y & 10m 1865
John W. Crawford father 29th Dec. 58y 9m 1875
Elizabeth M. Crawford April 1881 [this line written twice]
Elizabeth Smith Crawford mother 76yrs Aug. 11-1908
Samuel Smith Crawford died March 10th 1915
Mary Ann Crawford Robertson Nov. 5 1934
John A. Crawford Feb 9-1936
Jane Smith C. O'Donnell May 14-1936
Rachel M. Crawford Dolan Dec 3-1937
Emma F. Crawford Rice Aug 8, 1943

// End third page
// End of file