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Alfred Burns Family Bible (gift of Marguerite Henry) (Bibles)

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0064
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of Alfred Burns. One page of family entries for Burns and Bell families. 1833.

Dates: 1833

Andrew Blackburn McFarland Bible (Gift of Robert J. Donaldson).

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0068
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of Andrew Blackburn McFarland (August 8, 1792-May 20, 1873) (born in Jefferson County, Tenn.). 1816 Bible sold by Collins & Co., NY. Bought in 1817 for $6.50. Family entry pages in poor condition; fragile, torn, some ball point ink added.

Dates: Publication: 1816

Andrew David Ralston Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0022
Scope and Contents

The Holy Bible Old and New Testaments (New York: American Bible Society, 1830) Inscriptions: “Andrew David Ralston was born August 3, 1803’ “Mary Francis Ralston was born September 20th 1835” No further family information

Dates: Publication: 1830

Anna B. Humes Family Bible

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0121
Scope and Contents

The Holy Bible containting the Old and New Testaments, translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations diligently compared and revised. New York: American Bible Society. 1850.

Dates: Publication: 1850; Other: 1815-1860 family entries

Archable Duggan Bible (gift of Marion Fanelli).

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0079
Scope and Contents

Bible containing family entries for Archable Duggan (married Anna C. Schults in 1843) and family. Sevier Co., Tenn. 1885 edition of Bible.

Dates: Publication: 1885

Ayres/Johnston Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0021
Scope and Contents

The Holy Bible Old and New Testaments (New York: American Bible Society, 1865) Inscribed “Lucy Ayres was born Aug 26 ‘49, Saltville, Va.” “Joseph Jaques died June 19 at Knoxville 1885” No further family information

Dates: Publication: 1865

Bains and O’Fallon Bibles.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0054
Scope and Contents

J. M. Bains Family Bible (1854) and O’Fallon Bible (1890). The J. M. Bains family bible was published in New York by the American Bible Society in 1852. The O’Fallon bible was published in 1890 in New York by the American BIble Society in 1890. The O’Fallon bible is missing the cover, pages prior to Exodus 6:22, and pages after 1 Peter 4:8

Dates: Publication: 1854; Publication: 1890

Bible of J. M. and Martha Bridges Bowman.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0059
Scope and Contents

Bible of J. M. and Martha Bridges Bowman, Campbell County, Tenn. Bible is in poor condition. Also includes one copy photograph [J.M. and Martha Bridges Bowman] and the image on a CD.

Dates: Publication: 1898

Bible record of John and Elizabeth Brabson and family letters, 1844-1877. Photocopies.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1979.009
Scope and Contents

Photocopied typescripts of: - 1859 list of slaves owned by Elizabeth Brabson - family Bible record of John and Elizabeth Brabson - family letters, 1844-1877, including three 1865 letters - Brabson Cemetery (Sevier County, Tenn.) listing

Dates: 1844-1877

Bibles

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0056
Scope and Contents

Bibles WWII New Testament. Gift of Virginia K. Nelson, 1995. T.E. Watterson Bible, 1844 John Barringer Bible (may have come from Mrs. H.R. Duncan)--no family entries. Jane Jaques Bible (1871, New Testament) New Testament in French, 1851

Dates: Publication: 1844; Publication: 1851; Publication: 1871; Publication: 1945

Boak Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0057
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Boak family Bible, 1876. Given to Sarah E. [Marshall] Boak by Samuel Marshall, 1876. Includes family entries for the George and Sarah Marshall Boak family. Copy of family pages + loose papers from Bible (with 2 photographs) in folder with Bible.

Dates: Publication: 1876

Bradshaw Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0060
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Bible (American Bible Society, 1831) with Bradshaw and Biggs family entries. + 2 loose letters and unidentified postcard/photograph of child.

Dates: Publication: 1831

Bradshaw Rankin Bible and pages from the Christopher Houston Rankin Bible. Gift of Hazel Townsend.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0051
Scope and Contents

1805 Bradshaw Rankin Bible (Jennet Bradshaw and Thomas Rankin, md. 1789). 1805 Bible, eighth Philadelphia Edition, printed from the last Oxford Edition, Philadelphia. Printed by Matthew Cary, No. 122m Market Street, M.DCCC.V. (1805). Information from New Testament Title page; Bible is missing front cover and front title page; back cover is not attached. Three pages from the Christopher Houston Rankin Bible were also donated. They were damaged in a fire in 1978.

Dates: Publication: 1805

Braille Bible (Book of Psalms) (1872) and Kneass’ Philadelphia Magazine For The Blind, 1883, 1886.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0061
Scope and Contents

Braille Bible (Book of Psalms) (American Bible Society of New York, 1872) and Kneass’ Philadelphia Magazine For The Blind, 1883, 1886.

Dates: Publication: 1872

Brown and Wheeler Bible. Gift of Mrs. Jo Jones.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0062
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of the Brown-Wheeler-Lahn families, 1818. + loose papers from Bible and newspaper (The Rockingham Messenger, Portsmouth, N.H., Jan. 7, 1851).

Dates: Publication: 1818

Buffat Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0063
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Buffat Family Bible, 1841 (in French). + copy photographs of the Charles A. Buffat family and the Alfred Buffat family.

Dates: Publication: 1841

Caldwell Bible and Neptune Coffin Bible (Gift of Ronald R. Allen).

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0065
Scope and Contents

The Caldwell Bible was published in Philadelphia by Kimber & Sharpless (nd) The Neptune Coffin Bible is missing the bottom portion of the title page--therefore there is no publication information. Inscriptions in both bibles suggest publication in the 1850s.

Dates: Publication: 1850s

Calloway - Leinart Bible

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0053
Scope and Contents

Calloway - Leinart Bible. 1 volume; poor condition. One folder of loose items found in Bible, including tintype of unidentified young man.

Dates: Publication: ca. 1890

Campbell Family Bible (James E. Campbell, 1882). Gift of Carolyn Berry.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0067
Scope and Contents

Campbell Family Bible (James E. Campbell, 1882). Devotional and Practical Polyglot Family Bible, 1879. Contains some family records. Includes Knoxville records.

Dates: Publication: 1879

Caroline Buckner Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0339
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, photographs, deeds (Sam E. Young’s papers), printed material, calling cards, dentist’s records; 1 folder with house plans. Diploma from Vanderbilt University for Henry Thomas Boyd, Doctor of Dental Surgery, April 27, 1900. Diploma is attached to a heavy paper advertisement for a backing. 1 pc. Class photograph, Vanderbilt University Dental Department, 1900. H. T. Boyd and all members are identified (along with their home states). Photograph is on mat board. [Class...
Dates: 1900-1962

Chandler and Porter Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0069
Scope and Contents

Chandler Family Bible and Porter Family Bible. The Chandler Bible is The Holy Bible Old and New Testaments (New York: American Bible Society, 1854. The Porter Bible is The Holy Bible Old and New Testaments (Hartford, Conn.: A. C. Goodman Co. 1850)

Dates: Publication: 1850; Publication: 1854

Charles McClung Family Bible, 1816. Gift of Mrs. C. J. McClung.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0110
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of Charles McClung. Published by M. Carey, Philadelphia, 1816. 1 vol. + 2 loose papers, one a 1930 handwritten statement from C. J. McClung about leaving the Bible to the McClung Collection after his death.

Dates: Publication: 1816

Clabough Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0071
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Ca. 1890s Bible containing Clabough family entries (Sevier Co., Tenn). Poor condition.

Dates: Publication: circa 1890

Clapp Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0020
Scope and Contents

“The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments” published in New York in 1858 by the American Bible Society. Contains one page of family records

Dates: Publication: 1858

Clark Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0073
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of the Clark Family, including James Clark and Nancy Sharp Clark, Published by H. C. Carey and I. Lea, Philadelphia. 1823. 1 vol. Has two loose newer family entry pages and one clipping. Loose horse hair cover at time of receipt.

Dates: Publication: 1823

Cooper Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0001
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Cooper family Bible printed in London in 1698 by Charles Bill, 1698. The bible has an original binding covered on the exterior with cloth. The title page is missing but the interior title page at the New Testament gives the printer and date. Three pages of family record entries dated 1780-1810. Family tradition says the bible was carried by a family member serving as a soldier in the Civil War. The Cooper family was from Hawkins County, Tenn.

Dates: Publication: 1689; Other: 1780-1810 family entries

Cormick- Sydnor Family Bible (Gift of J. P. Roddy III).

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0074
Scope and Contents

Cormick-Sydnor Family Bible, gift of J. P. Roddy III. Bible contains marriage, birth, and death records (1816-1900) for Cormick, Sydnor, Crews, Dorsey, Scott, Bourland, and Williams families. Bible is dated 1849 and its pages are loose from the covers. An 1872, hand-drawn certificate of college studies for Laura Sydnor was found in the Bible.

Dates: Publication: 1849; Other: 1816-1900 family entries

Cowan and Humes Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0016
Scope and Contents

Bible (Edinburgh: MDCCXCI) (1791). Name of Thomas L. Humes written (upside down) near the front. One page of family entries for James Cowan and family, includes John Humes.

Dates: Publication: 1791

D. E. Garrison Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0015
Scope and Contents

The Pictorial Family BIble (Jones Bros,, 1881) Inscribed Byington, Tenn.

Dates: Publication: 1881

Daniel and Betsy Meek Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0096
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of Daniel (1791-1860) and Betsy Meek (1791-1871), Strawberry Plains, Tenn. Bible printed in 1840.

Dates: Publication: 1840