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Identifier: FB 0097
Scope and Contents James S. Mitchell Bible with Mitchell, Smith and Simerly families. “The Holy BIble Containing the Old and New Testaments” published by Henry S. Goodspeed Co., New York and Cincinnati, 1877. -
Identifier: FB 0031
Scope and Contents Family Bible of James White and Mary Lawson White. Includes Carrick and Williams surnames. Funeral notice for Hugh L. White, 1840, inserted with family information. Bible printed for Matthew Carey, 1802.
Identifier: FB 0043
Scope and Contents The Mrs. Jane Jacques bible was published in Oxford by Oxford University Press in 1864. The only inscription is “Mrs. Jane Jacques, Knoxville, Nov. 7, 1871.” The Swiss French New Testament of the bible was published by the Societe Biblioque Protestante de Paris in 1860. It is inscribed “Jean Etienne Albert” at his first communion.
Dates: 1871, 1860
Identifier: MSC 0303
Scope and Contents Family papers of Jesse Brown (1776-1847) of Washington County, Va., and Carter County, Tenn., and descendants, especially Jesse Brown's son Elijah Brown (1817-1891) of Blount County, Tenn., as well as his family and descendants. The gift includes four Bibles, three having family records (Jesse Brown, Enoch Dexter Brown, and W. R. Hood-S. A. Rule). The collection includes a handmade record book on Jesse Brown's family, as well as land transaction documents regarding tracts in the following...
Identifier: FB 0113
Scope and Contents The Holy Bible Containing the New and Old Testaments together with the Apocrypha. Published by J. B. Lippincott and Company. Includes family information on loose pages for Hall, Jones, and Saunders families. As well as a receipt dated June 13, 1900 and card dated 1871.
Identifier: FB 0075
Scope and Contents Bible presented to John Cox in 1882 by Mrs. Elizabeth Black.
Identifier: FB 0011
Scope and Contents No family information. The bible is inscribed John G. Evans to the “Welsh Ladies of Knoxville.”
Identifier: FB 0038
Scope and Contents 1727 Welsh Bible of John Lewis, containing family entries. Bible was given in memory of Col. Lew Wallace Lewis, father of A. R. Lewis. Bible has a cloth cover (not original).
Identifier: MSC 0084
Scope and Contents Collection of Fain family papers from East Tennessee. Includes: diaries of Eliza Rhea Anderson Fain (1816-1892), dating from 1834 to 1892; military papers of Richard G. Fain; papers from the Mossy Creek Cotton Mill, 1862-1879; account books, Bible entries for Fain and Anderson families; photographs; almanacs; recipes; slaves to Liberia (folder 31); Rhea family genealogy; Elizabeth Rhea Anderson diary; Hiram Fain diary; patent medicine circulars; ephemera. 11 boxes of processed material....
Identifier: FB 0100
Scope and Contents John Sevier (1810-1862) Family Bible. He was the grandson of Governor John Sevier. Includes original family entries and two sets of additional family records from other Bibles. Also includes one 1859 letter to Daughter from Pa and a loose clipping. Gift of Mrs. James A. Lynn, Memphis, Tenn. This bible is “The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments”published by McCarty &* Davis in Philadelphia in 1829.
Identifier: FB 0087
Scope and Contents New Testament belonging to John W. Green. “The New Testament of our Lord and Saviiour Jesus Christ” published in London by Eyre & Spottiswood. Includes family information on the fly leaf and an inscription “Jno. W. Green from my friend Joshua W. Caldwell.”
Identifier: FB 0093
Scope and Contents Bible presented to Mrs. M E. Johnson by Walter Chamberlin, Dec. 25, 1901. Contains entries for Johnson, Chamberlin, Berger, and Galyon. Bible title page is missing, some loose pages, cover loose. Also includes several unidentified photographs, and other small items.
Identifier: FB 0035
Scope and Contents The bible was published by Gregg Elliot & Co. in Philadelphia in 1847. The first person listed is Jonathan Tipton born 1775.
Identifier: FB 0055
Scope and Contents Family Bible of Joseph F. Baumann, Knoxville, Tenn. Donor is a descendant of the Lockett family. The Holy BIble containing the Old and New Testaments published in Philadelphia by A. J. Holman & Co. in 1878.
Identifier: FB 0027
Scope and Contents The bible was published in Edinburgh by Mark and Charles Kerr in 1791.
Identifier: FB 0042
Scope and Contents Bible of the Rhea Family (M. Rhea, 1972).
Identifier: FB 0117
Scope and Contents Newton Jackson Lillard Family Bible 1868. No Title Page. New Testament title page only.
James Lillard Family Bible. 1848. No Title Page. New Testament title page only.
James Lillard Family Bible. 1848. No Title Page. New Testament title page only.
Dates: 1848 - 1868
Identifier: FB 0095
Scope and Contents The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments published in Auburn and Buffalo by John E. Beardsley, with no copyright or publication date. Lockett family Bible contains inscription in frontispiece: “This bible was owned by Mrs. T. C. Lockett, wife of David W. Lockett. They were married Dec. 9, 1830” Donor is descendant of the Lockett family.
Identifier: FB 0114
Scope and Contents The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments as Translated out of the Original Tongues. Published by A. J. Holman & Co. Inscribed on flyleaf “To Margaret Hall from her father and mother, James S. and Carrie R. Hall, June 19, 1900”
Identifier: FB 0115
Scope and Contents The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments Translated from the Greek. Published by Nathan Hale and Alexander Price. “Martha Stakely” imprinted on a label on the front board. “Martha A. Stakely” written in pencil on the fly leaf. Includes program for Southern Female College, La Grange, Georgia commencement exercises (dated June 1894) Includes note “Dec 5 1886, Big Snow 14 Inches deep, commencing on the night of the 3rd Dec and continuing constantly until the middle of the night of the...
Identifier: FB 0050
Scope and Contents James McCarrell, Sr., Bible. Edinburgh: Printed by Mark and Charles Kerr, His Majesty’s Printers. MDCCLXXXIX (1789). Plus loose papers removed from the Bible. The original Bible is fragile, has torn and missing pages, and the title page is missing. One set of copies is with the Bible
Identifier: FB 0030
Scope and Contents “Mother to the dear little children Aurelia E.. McCLung Charles J. McClung Robert G. McClung Thomas L. McClung Ellen M. McClung July 12, 1875” (London: The Child’s Bible, 1875) No further family information.
Identifier: FB 0003
Scope and Contents “The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments” published in Boston by Matthew M. Terrell (No publication date)
Identifier: FB 0019
Scope and Contents “The Old Testament and the New Testament of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ” published in Edinburgh by Richard Watkin in 1746. Inscribed on fly leaf “Adam Meek, His Book. Sent by John Meek of County Derry to his son Adam Meek in South Carolina” Does not include family records.
Identifier: FB 0058
Scope and Contents ‘Pocket Testament League’ pocket Bible (New Testament) belonging to Mrs. W. M. Bonham. No date (20th century). No family entries. 1 volume.
Dates: 20th century
Scope and Contents Pocket-size New Testament of John A. Steel, World War I. On the flyleaf is a place to print the soldier’s name, address, service, and remarks. Steel served in the Aviation Section, Sig. Corps, U. S. Army. John Albert Steel (1892-1980) was born in Fayetteville, N. C., and died in Knoxville, Tenn. He attended Trinity (now Duke), the University of the South and the University of Minnesota, attaining a B. S. in civil engineering. He was an officer in World War I flying fighter aircraft in combat....
Identifier: FB 0026
Scope and Contents Family Bible of Noble Smithson, 1869 (American Bible Society, 1868). Contains family entries for the Smithson family, Knoxville and East Tennessee.
Identifier: FB 0094
Scope and Contents Family Bible of Nolan A. Keller and Minnie Pearl Epps Keller. 1933.
Scope and Contents Sept. 24, 1801, surveyor’s map showing part of Grainger, Hawkins & Knox Counties. ____ Evans, surveyor. ADS 1 pc. (torn) Aug. 24, 1860, certification of the Campbell Co. (Tenn.) Agricultural and Mechanical Society. Signed by L. P. Williams, secty., Agricultural Bureau. ADS 1 p. James Sterling Smith and Margaret Louise Rutherford Smith family Bible entries. 1870s and later. (Donor’s note: they lived in Harrogate and Cumberland Gap). Photostat.
Dates: 1801; 1860-1880
Peter and Catherine Swingle Eckel Bible records, Jefferson County, Tenn.(Photocopies) (sent by James C. Thompson)
Identifier: FB 0081
Scope and Contents Family records of Peter and Catherine Swingle Eckel from 1831 Bible in possession of William P. McGuire, Jr. (Kingsport, Tenn). Copied onto CD by James C. Thompson, Jr. of Austin, Tex..
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