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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 138 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Frost Family Bible.

Identifier: FB 0005
Scope and Contents

Thomas Frost Family Bible The Bible contains NO FAMILY RECORDS. Box contains one Bible with the front and back boards and pages missing. An original letter from Snyder Roberts documents the original family records pages with photocopies of some family records pages, and related photocopies.

Dates: Publication: ca. 1900

Thomas N. Clark Bibles and Murphey/Murphy Bible (gift of Jean G. Burns)

Identifier: FB 0072
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Thomas N. Clark Bible, 1802; Thomas N. Clark Bible, 1847; Murphey/Murphy Bible.

Dates: Publication: 1802; Publication: 1847; Publication: undated

Three family bibles (John and Martha Peck gift).

Identifier: FB 0044
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Three family bibles (Will. C. Peck 1891) (P M. Senter 1815) (Reuben Grove 1830)

Dates: Publication: 1815; Publication: 1830; Publication: 1891

Trotter Family Bibles

Identifier: FB 0118
Scope and Contents BOX 1: John Trotter Bible 1829 Bible published by J. Emory and B. Waugh for the Methodist Episcopal Church at the Conference Office, 14 Crosby Street, New YorkBook of Romans 1821 Book of Romans with Commentary and Critical Notes by Adam Clarke, LLDFAS published by Joseph Mitchel, Cincinnati inscribed “Ashley Wynne” multiple times no family entriesA. W. Trotter Bible (name embossed inside front cover) no date published by John C. Winston Co., Philadelphia PA no...
Dates: Publication: 1821; Publication: 1829; Publication: 1866

Van Deventer Collection

Identifier: MSC 0809
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This collection documents the Van Deventer, Rhea, Campbell, Cowan, Lynn, and Russell families. The major donors were Martha Rhea Van Deventer and her children: Robert, Laetitia, and Isabella. The collection includes many small artifacts, textiles, manuscripts, photographs, and artwork. Robert Van Deventer’s art is an important part of the collection. 1877 photographs of Island Home in boxes 52-53. A finding aid is available.

Dates: 1820s-1970s

Vangilder [Van Gilder] Family BIble

Identifier: FB 0116
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H. & E. Phinney’s Stereotype Edition. Cooperstown, New York. 1827. Contains family entries for Vangilder and Ireland families.

Dates: Publication: 1827

W. H. and J. T. Moffett Papers. New Market, Tenn. 1830s-1880s (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Armistead) (Account books).

Identifier: MSC 0789
Scope and Contents W. H. and J. T. Moffett Papers include store accounts, papers, and books , ca. 1830s-1880s, from New Market, Tenn. Most are from W. H. Moffett’s mercantile business, including partnerships with J. S. Moffett, General William Brazelton, and his son J. T. Moffett. Several other subjects include East Tennessee & Virginia Railroad; New Market area; account books; coal kiln; Panther Springs; tax receipts; health and medicine; Moffett & Shields Iron Founders; Andrew McMillan; Wilson &...
Dates: 1860s-1880s

Welsh Bible.

Identifier: FB 0013
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Bible printed in Welsh “Presented by W. W. Williams of Gomer, Ohio to the Welsh Congregational Church, Knoxville, Tenn., 1876” There is no family information in the bible.

Dates: Publication: 1876

William Cassaday Family Bible

Identifier: FB 0032
Scope and Contents

The bible was published by Matthew Carey in Philadelphia in 1813. Front board of the binding, title page and some of the first pages missing.

Dates: Publication: 1813

William Claiborne Chumlea Family Bible.

Identifier: FB 0070
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of William Claiborne Chumlea (born 1845 in Knox Co., Tenn). New York: American Bible Society, 1871.

Dates: Publication: 1871

William F. Park Family Bible.

Identifier: FB 0029
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Family Bible of William F. Park. 1867 edition.

Dates: Publication: 1867

Williams Bible (Gift of Kathleen Weigel).

Identifier: FB 0103
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Family Bible of the Williams Family, including Mary Williams, Floid (Floyd?) C. Williams, Flora B. Williams and others. Many of the entries are faint and difficult to read. Bible has 1868 copyright, American Bible Society.

Dates: Publication: 1868

Williams Family Bible (David and Ella Cormick Williams) (Gift of J. P. Roddy III)

Identifier: FB 0104
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Williams Family Bible, gift of J. P. Roddy III. Bible belonged to David and Ella Cormick Williams, and contains marriage, death, and birth records (1827-1929) for Williams, Cormick, Hutton, Ellis, Knox, Adams, and Stewart families. Bible is dated 1881 and is in good condition. Also, there are three envelopes of items found inside the Bible: loose papers, unidentified braided hair, and a handmade bookmark.

Dates: Publication: 1881; Other: 1827-1929 family entries

Williams. Four Bibles housed in the Col. John Williams Family Papers: Dorothy Brandau Bible; Eliza and E.D. Sneed Family Bible; Sneed Family Bible, 1826; and Sneed Family Bible, 1838 (includes entries for John & Rhoda Campbell Williams). Gift of Dorothy and Arthur Eugene Patterson.

Identifier: MSC 0407
Scope and Contents (The complete Col. John Williams Family Papers collection is 4 boxes but the Bibles with family records are all in Box 2.) Four Bibles housed in the Col. John Williams Family Papers: Dorothy Brandau Bible with birth entries for Brandau family members (1913-1918; Eliza and E. D. Sneed Family Bible with birth, marriage, and death entries for Sneed, Williams, and Jones family members (1812-1875). Bible was published in 1847.; Sneed Family Bible, 1826 with birth, marriage, & death entries...
Dates: 1826-1847

Wm. L. Lawrence bible and Christopher C. D’Armond Bible and Lawrence family photographs (Bibles).

Identifier: FB 0024
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The Self-Interpreting Pictorial Family Bible (Cincinnati: Jones Bros., 1881) Christopher C. De’Armond and wife Emily Catherine McCallie.

Dates: 1904, 1870

Woodward Family Bible and Mrs. F. J. Brown Bible.

Identifier: FB 0105
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M.A. Woodward Family Bible, 1889 ; Mrs. F.J. Brown Bible, 1920 (no family entries). Both thought to be from Bristol area.

Dates: Publication: 1889; Publication: 1920

Worsham Bible

Identifier: FB 0034
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Bible of George Worsham, 1828.

Dates: 1828

Young Family Bible and Photographs.

Identifier: FB 0106
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Young Family Bible and photographs. Bath County, Ky. “The Holy Bible: Old and New Testaments” was published in Cincinnati by E. Morgan & Company in 1851. The bible also has a Young family genealogy (handwritten) inserted with the section of births, deaths, and marriages. The genealogy was written by V. B. (Van Buren) Young (1830-1892). 24 photographs mounted on cards are also included, unidentified but mostly taken in Mt. Sterling, Ky.

Dates: Publication: 1851