The spine of this bible says"Holy Bible" at the top and "BAGSTER" "LIPPINCOTT'S EDITION".
Inside Page says "Catharine Day Dec 25 1859 From her nephew Wm Sherwood".
Title Page dated 1857.
Married, in Baltimore Md April 14th 1859 Georgianna Day to W.Sherwood
Married in Northampton Co Va Nov 21st 1866 John H. Day and Emma M. Fitchett
Married in Baltimore, Md. Oct 19th 1892 at 3.30 P.M. Sydney Sherwood to Agnes Taliaferro Smith.
In Galveston Texas Woodley Day Sherwood and Marie Elizabeth Byrne on 3" day of May 1899
Bonybel, daughter of Georgie & Wm Sherwood, born in Portsmouth Va 1/2 past 6 O'C P.M. March 12th 1860
Harry Fitchett, son of John H & M. Emma Day, born January 19th 1868
Annie Kate, daughter of John H & M. Emma Day, born May 14th 1869
Sydney, Son of Georgia & Wm Sherwood born in Norfolk Va 1/2 past 6 O'C A.M. April 22 1862
Woodly Day, son of Georgie & Wm Sherwood born in Portsmouth Va 6 O'Clock A.M. 1st January 1866
Georgianna Day 1st child & daughter of Sydney & Agnes Taliaferro Sherwood, born Ports, Va at 12.25 A.M. Feb 5th 1894
Elizabeth Frances Day daugher of John and Catharine Day, was born the 30th of August in the year of our Lord 1827
Adelia Day daughter of John and Catharine Day was born 1st of October in the year of our Lord 1828 (written over to be 1829)
Virginia Day daughter of John and Catharine Day was born in the year of our Lord 1830 April 8th
Georgianna Day daughter of John and Catharine Day was born the 11 of Jan in the year of our Lord 1832
Louisa Day daughter of John and Catharine Day was born the 13th of June in the year of our Lord 1834
Catharine, and John Henry daugher, and son, of John and Catharine Day was born the 12th day of July in the year of our Lord 1838
Captain John Day husband of Catharine Day died in Norfolk Co Va December (scratched out and November written in) 23 c 1838.
Elizabeth Frances Day eldest daugher of Catharine & John Day, died in Portsmouth
Adelia Day second daugher of Catherine and John Day died in Portsmouth Va June 7th 1846.
Catharine Day died at 1 1/2 Oclock P.M. December 12th 1869
"Text" When though passest through the waters, I will be with thee and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon three. Isaiah 43 chap 2nd verse
Harry Fitchett, son of John H and M. Emma Day died July 11th 1868
Catharine Day, youngest daughter Catharine and John Day died in Portsmouth May 1st 1853
Virginia Day third daughter of Catherine and John Day died in Portsmouth January 5th 1885
Georgianna Day - wife of Wm. Sherwood & fourth daughter of Catherine and Jn. Day died in Portsmouth Monday 17th day of June 1889 - 4 20 P.M.
Wm Sherwood - died at Richmond Va January 22" 1908.
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