Beckler Family Bible
FRENCH BIBLE PRINTED IN 1669 BY ELZEVIERS OF AMSTERDAM PLATE ON COVER BEARING DATE 1834 WAS AFFIXED TO BIBLE AT A LATER DATE. BROUGHT TO THE UNITED STATES BY THE GREAT GRANDFATHER OF LOUIS BECKLER. DONOR WAS MRS. LOUIS BECKLER. NUMBER OF DOCUMENTS INSERTED IN BIBLE, AMONG THEM A LETTER FROM THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, DATED JAN. 13, 1950 WRITTEN TO MRS. LOUIS BECKLER ABOUT THE PRINTING OF THE BIBLE.
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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2017-MAR Bibles Inventoried, reviewed, and information recompiled by Wayne County Historical Society of Ohio, Documents Vault Committee.
1995 WCHS Family Bible Records compiled by D.A.R. Wooster-Wayne Chapter.
1970-JAN-24 WCHS Bible Records copied and submitted by Edna Keim Conrad, West Salem, Ohio.
1960-NOV-08 WCHS Bible Records copied by C. Arthur Phillips
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Marriage Records associated with Bible
SAMUEL E. BECKLER & MARGUERITE FLORY OF MT. EATON, WAYNE COUNTY, WERE MARRIED OCT. 26, 1876.
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Death Records associated with Bible
SAMUEL E. D - JULY 10, 1892, AGE 65 YRS 2 MO AND 13 DAYS
MARGUERITE D - JUNE 12, 1892, AGE 66 YRS 8 MO & 15 DAYS.