Re: How to locate a bible
- From: "A-non-i-moose" <someone@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 7 Feb 2009 09:14:27 -0800 (PST)
How does one search for a specific Bible when the year of
printing, 1752 in Edinburgh, is known and the name of an owner from
1908 is known?
Barbara McLeod <1brown1blue@xxxxxxxxx>
Perhaps a clarification?
John FULTON owned the Bible 1908. He has died. Descendants do not
know what became of the Bible owned by John FULTON.
Any guidance as to searches for this Bible, if it still exists, is
"Barbara McLeod" <1brown1blue@xxxxxxxxx>
Is the church he attended still active -- any chance the Bible was
given to the church?
How about your local or state historical society? I was searching
online for my g-g-g'father's name -- one of the links I found took
me to a Louisiana state archives site that had his family Bible in
their holdings along with his will, letters to/from his children --
lots of his papers that had been donated to the archives by one of
Let us know what you find.