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John Craige family Bible, pub 1769;res Murderkill Hd, Kent, De

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John Craige family Bible, pub 1769;res Murderkill Hd, Kent, De

Posted: 24 Feb 2012 11:45AM GMT
Classification: Bible
Surnames: Craige, Wallace, Chambers


From John Craige Bible

Ages of John Craige’s and Mary his wifes children

1. James Craige, son of John Craig and Mary
Was born the 5th Day of November in the year of our Lord 1769

2. Barthsheba Craige (sister to the above James) was born the 27th Day of November in the year of our lord 1776

3. Mary Craige (sister of the above) was born the 29 Day of October the year of our Lord 1779

4. Samuel Craige (brother to the above) was born the 15th Day of December in the year of your Lord 1781

5. John Craige (brother to the above) was borh the 29th Day of October in the year of you Lord 1783

The said John Craige deceased 4th Day of December (page missing but not inserted/squeezed into earlier writing)

6. Frances Craige (Sister to the above was born the 5th Day of September in the year of you Lord 1785

7, John Craige (brother to the above) was born April in the year of our Lord 1789.

Inserted/pinned into page

Mrs. Rachel Wallace wife of John Craig was born March the 12, 1791; died December the 20, 1869 age 78 years 9months and 8 days.

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The ages of John Craige & Rachel his wife Children his wife
Mary Elizabeth Craiges Daughter of John and ^Rachel
was born on 26 Day of August in the year of our Lord 1815

Frances Ann Craigig sister of the above Mary Elizabeth was born the 6 Day of December in the year of our Lord 1816

Samuel Wallace Craig Brother to the above was born the 6 Day of November in the year of our Lord 1818.

Clemintine Craig sister to the above was born the 16 Day October in the year of Lord 1820 the said Clemintin Craig deceased 16th Oct 182?

Emaly Craig sister to the above was born the 7 (17) day of May in the year of our Lord 1823

Eliza Wallace Craig sister to the above was born the 30 Day of December in the year of our Lord 1826 Frances (? Person who wrote these)

Rebecca Ellen Craigue sister to the above was bourn the 29th Day of February in you of our lord 1828

John Craig Brother to the above was Born the Last day of July 31 in the year of our Lord 1831

John Craige Departed this life December the 28, 1831 Aged 42 years 8 months 2 weeks and 6 Days.

Clementine Craig Departed this life the 26 of October 1825 Age 5 years 10 days old.

Rachel Craig Departed this life 20th December 1869
Aged 78 years 9 months and 8 Days

Bible Transcriptions:

As a half page pinned to the John Craige Bible (published 1769)

Reuben Wallace, son of Josiah Wallace and Elizabeth his wife was Born The Twelfth day of October in the year of our Lord SebenTeen Hundred & Eight Seven __________1787

Samuel Wallace son of Josiah Wallace and Elizageth his wife was Born the Twenty ninth day of March I n the year of our Lord One Thousand seven hundread Eighty nine____1789

Rachel Wallace daughter of Josiah Wallace and Elizabeth his wife was Born the twelfth day of March In the year of our Lord One Thousand seven Hundread and ninety one ____1791
(note this Rachel Wallace married John Craig son of the original owner of this bible -born April 1789)

comment:
Mary wife of John Craig was dtr of John & Frances "Franky" Chambers.

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