John Acklin Family Bible
No acquisition number, Published in english. Front piece, date gone. Note inside says 1834 Philadelphia given by Acklin family. Poor condition. Front piece and pages 3-6 missing.
This Bible has been in the possession of the Acklin family ever since it left the press. Donated by a direct descendant, Mrs. Martha (Acklin) Wood of Wooster, OH on April 15, 1944.
Please note the Wayne County Historical Society of Ohio no longer accepts any Family Bibles into their collections as all genealogical research requests and information is directed to the Wayne County Public Library, Genealogy and Local History Department.
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Researcher Name and Date
2017-MAR Bibles Inventoried, Reviewed, and information recompiled by Wayne County Historical Society of Ohio, Documents Vault Committee.
1995 Family Bible Records compiled by WCHS Genealogy Committee.
1970-JAN-24 Records copied and submitted by Edna Keim Conrad, West Salem, Ohio.
1960-NOV-08 Records copied by C. Arthur Phillips
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Marriage Records associated with Bible
JOHN & MARTHA ACKLN, Nov. 29, 1821 BY REV. JAMES MEAKER. WILLIAM ACKLIN, (SECOND SON OF JOHN & MARTHA ACKLIN) TO MARY A. NEALON ON JUNE 27, 1849 BY REV. JOHN HENDERSON.
Birth Records associated with Bible
JOHN ACKLIN B - OCT. 4, 1798
MARTHA ACKLIN B - JAN. 10, 1796
MARTHA ACKLIN FIRST DAUGHTER B - AUG. 5, 1823
JOSEPH ACKLIN, ELDEST SON B - MAY 5, 1825.
WILLIAM ACKLIN, SECOND SON B - JULY 23, 1826
THOMAS ACKLIN, THIRD SON B - MARCH 1, 1828.
NANCY ACKLIN, SECOND DAUGHTER B - FEB. 6, 1830
ROBERT ACKLIN, FOURTH SON B - MAY 18, 1833.
CHILDREN OF JOSEPH & HARRIET ACKLIN:
JOHN B. ACKLIN B - DEC. 16, 1866.
ANN E P. ACKLIN B - APRIL 6, 1870.
MARTHA ACKLIN B - MAY 5, 1871.
Death Records associated with Bible
MARTHA ACKLIN D - JULY 22, 1840 AGE 44 YRS 6 MO 12 DAYS
JOHN ACKLIN D - AUG. 22, 1882 AGE 83 YRS 10 MO 5 DAYS.
HARRIET ACKLIN WIFE OF JOSEPH D - DEC. 30, 1881 AGE 46 YEARS.
JOHN B. ACKLIN D - MAY 27, 1904 AGE 38 YRS.
Handwritten Notations inside Bible
This Bible printed in Phila in 1834 has been in the possession of the Acklin family ever since it left the press. Donated by a direct descendant, Mrs. Martha Acklin Wood of Wooster O. Apr. 15-1944.
The Acklin family were residents of Hopewell,