Hoke Family Bible

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Hoke Family Bible

Date of Bible[edit | edit source]

1850

Dimensions of Bible[edit | edit source]

7 Inches Tall

4.5 Inches Wide

1.75 Inches Thick

Researcher Name and Date[edit | edit source]

Maggie Rose, Librarian

Wayne County Public Library

Researched compiled between November, 2016 and February, 2017.

Cover[edit | edit source]

Hoke Family Bible, Cover

Notes[edit | edit source]

The Hoke Family Bible cover, front and rear end pages are separated from the binding. The original black material of the cover is wearing to brown. The binding is loose.

Title Page[edit | edit source]

Hoke Family Bible, Title Page

Accompanying Paperwork Associated with Bible[edit | edit source]

Hoke Family Bible, Accompanying Paperwork

Notes[edit | edit source]

Included in the acid free box in which the Bible is stored was this letter from the donor of the bible.

Transcription[edit | edit source]

Transcript of Hoke Family Bible, Accompanying Paperwork:

Carol Immel Nelson

XXXXXXXXXX xxxxxx, Salmon Idaho 83467

XXXXXXX@email.com

XXX-XXX-XXXX


September 7, 2008



The Holy Bible containing 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.


In this bible is the following information:


Mattie Hoke Wooster, Ohio (owner of the bible) Marriages:

Henry Hoke was married to Ann E. Hoke April 19 1838 (looks like it as written as 1839

and then someone wrote 8 over the 9 ina darker thicker pencil). Henry Hoke was born Nov 14th 1805.

Ann E. Hoke was born June 10th 1809 (June 10th 1809 was written in ink).


Births:


James Hoke was born April 15th 1838 (it could be 1839).

George A Hoke was born May 13th 1839 (It was first written maybe 1839 then written on top of ina ink 40 then crossed out with pencil and written beside it 39).

John Immel Hoke was born Jan 12th 1841. Martha C. Hoke was born Feb 22nd 1842. William Henry Hoke was born May 25th 1843. Mary Lousia Hoke was born July 6th 1845.

Michie F. Hoke was born Dec Ith- 1847

Kaate Amanda Hoke was born Feb 10th or 18th 1852 (I'm really not sure of the day-I'm sure of the th).


Deaths:


Mary Lousia Hoke died Feb 5th 1855.


Our Father died Feb 14th 1861. (written in ink) Brother Bill died Oct 3rd 1862. (written in ink)


Mattie Hoke (aka Martha Hoke) is Carol's 1st cousin 3 times removed.

Book Measurements: 7 inheight, 4.5 inwidth, 2 indepth.


Items Associated with Bible[edit | edit source]

None Present

Marriage Records associated with Bible[edit | edit source]

Hoke Family Bible, Family Record 1

Transcript[edit | edit source]

Transcript of the Hoke Family Bible, Family Record 1

Marigies

was married

Henry Hoke to Anne E. Hoke

April 19 1838


Henry Hoke was born

Nov 12th, 1805

Anne E. Hoke was born June 10th

1809


Birth Records associated with Bible[edit | edit source]

Hoke Family Bible, Family Record 2

Transcript[edit | edit source]

Transcript of Hoke Family Bible, Family Record 2

births

James Hoke was born April 15 1838

George A Hoke was born

May 13th 1840 39

John Immel Hoke was born

Jan 12th 1841

Martha G Hoke was born

Feb 22nd 1842

William Henry Hoke was

born July 6th 1845

Mary Louisa Hoke was

born July 6th 1845

Michle[Michael] F Hoke was born

Dec 17th 1847

Kaate [Kate] Amanda Hoke was

born Feb 18th 1852


Death Records associated with Bible[edit | edit source]

Hoke Family Bible, Family Record 3

Transcript[edit | edit source]

Transcript of Hoke Family Bible, Family Record 3:

Deaths

Mary Louisa Hoke Died

Feb 5 1855

Our Father died Feb 12th

1861

Brother Billy died Oct 3rd 1862


Handwritten Notations inside Bible[edit | edit source]

Hoke Family Bible, Handwritten Notations

Transcript[edit | edit source]

A transcription of the Hoke Family Bible, Inside Front Cover and Inside Rear Cover is not available.


Other Items of Interest[edit | edit source]

None Present