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THE GEORGE H. AYRES & SARAH B. SHAW BIBLE

 of New Jersey

(In possession of Kathryn Miller (Allison) Graeff – 6297 – 101st Way North, Seminole, Florida 34642 as of Nov. 1990.)

 

THE HOLY BIBLE,

CONTAINING THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS:

TOGETHER WITH THE APOCRYPHA:

TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL TONGUES,

AND WITH THE FORMER TRANSLATIONS DILIGENTLY COMPARED

AND REVISED WITH CANNE’S MARGINAL NOTES

AND REFERENCES. TO WHICH ARE ADDED

AN INDEX; AN ALPHABETICAL TABLE

Of all the Names in the Old and New Testaments, with their Significations;

Tables of Scripture Weights, Measures, and Coins, etc.

 

PORTLAND, ME

PUBLISHED BY HYDE, LORD & DUREN

1848

 

 

FAMILY RECORD

MARRIAGES

 

By Rev Wm. G. McGeeGeorge H. Ayres and Sarah B. Shaw, Dec 28th AD 1847

·         Mary L. Ayres By Stephen D. Noyes to Clark M. Swayze, Oct 1st 1874

·         Wallace S. Ayres to Sallie Hankinson,  June 20th 1888 by Henry S. Butter, D.D.  In the Church at Blair’s Town, N. J.

·         Horace B. Ayres to Ida Leubkert by Rev. H. Schroeder 320 C Street, S.E. Washington, D.C. May 15th 1901.

·         Sallie Hankinson Ayres died February 5,1938, int. Yellow Frame Cemetery Sussex Co. N.J.

 

FAMILY RECORD

BIRTHS

 

·         George H. Ayres son of Archibald & Elizabeth Ayres, born May 4th AD 1818

·         Sarah B. Shaw, Daughter of Robert C. & Keziah Shaw, born Jan 5th AD 1827

·         Mary Ayres Born June 4th A.D. 1849

·         Wallace Ayres Born Dec 3rd A.D. 1850

·         Augusta Ayres Born August 1st AD 1852

·         Edwin Ayres Born May 8th 1854

·         Horace B Ayres Born Sept 20th AD 1856

·         S. Florence Ayres Born June 22nd 1862

 

FAMILY RECORD

DEATHS

[note: entries were made opposite their birth record]

 

·         Georqe H. Ayres, (opposite birth entry) Died April 5th 1900

·         Sarah B. Shaw Ayres (opposite birth entry) died August 9th 1892, Buried in Tranquility Cemetery, Tranquility, Warren Co., New Jersey.

·         Mary Ayres Swayze died August 26,1939. Int. West Laurel Hill Cemetery Philadelphia, Penna.

·         Wallace Shaw Ayres died May 5, 1939, interment Yellow Frame Cem. Sussex Co, New Jersey.

·         Augusta Ayres Died April 2nd A.D.1853

·         Edwin Ayres Died July 20th 1854

·         Horace Beemer Ayres Died July 14,1935. Buried Dam Lake Cemetery near Kimberly Aitkin Co., Minn.

·         Ida Leubkert wife of Horace Beemer Ayers, born Dec. 20, 1866; married 1901; died Feb. 12, 1940. Interment Dam Lake Cemetery.

·         S.  Florence Ayres died August 29, 1942 interment in Tranquility Cemetery, Tranquility, Warren Co. N. J.

 

Additional loose pages added to the Bible Family Records which were dated and started on November 17,1906 and continued as late as October 16,1941.

 

Children of Mary Louise Ayres and Clark McMurtrie Swayze are:

·         Leigha Annetta Swayze born July 8,1875.

·         George Ayres Swayze born Oct. 25,1876.

·         Sarah Bertha Swayze born Oct. 7,1878.

·         Florence Gertrude Swayze born Mar. 23,1880.

 

·         Leigha Annetta Swayze married John Miller (with one daughter Marjorie Lee 9yrs old.) Oct. 28,1903 by

Rev. J. L.Scott D.D. at home, 1828 Columbia Ave., Philadelphia, Pa.

·         George Ayres Swayze married Emma Wiley Barr, Oct. 27,1906 by Rev. C. A. R. Janvier at home, 1433 So. Broad St., Philadelphia, Pa.

·         Florence Gertrude Swayze married John Downham, Nov. 22, 1910 by Rev. John K. Davies D.D. at home 1937 North 21st St., Philadelphia, Pa.

·         Clark McMurtrie Swayze died June 16th, 1907, aged 72 yrs. 4mo. 11da.

·         John Downham died Oct. 6,1918 aged 39 years.

·         John Miller died May 26, 1924 aged 54 yrs.

·         Sallie Hankinson, wife of Wallace Shaw Ayres  died Feb 11, 1938 aged 75 years, buried at Yellow Frame Cemetery.

 

Children of Horace Beemer Ayres and Ida Leubkert are:

·         George William Ayres born Jan. 19, 1904.   Md. Edna Wier  June 27,1935.

·         Dorothy May Ayres born July 4,1906.  Died Nov. 10,1934.

 

Children of Leigha Annetta Swayze and John Miller:

Kathryn Gertrude Miller born October 1,1909. Married Edward Archibald Allison on Aug. 24,1929, by Rev. Bertram Shay.

 

Children of Kathryn Gertrude Miller and Edward A. Allison:

·         Annetta Bertha Allison born March 31, 1930.

·         John Miller Allison born May 12, 1931.

·         Carol Beverley Allison born Nov. 25, 1934.

·         Noelle Allison born Dec. 24, 1936.

 

Children of G. Ayres Swayze and Emma Barr:

William Barr Swayze born March 9,1911.

 

Children of Gertrude Swayze and John Downham:

·         Mary Downham born May 10, 1913.

Mary Downham married October 16,1941 Samuel James Bamford Jr. by Dr. William L. McCormick and Dr. Beale in Oak Lane Presbyterian Church Oak Lane, Philadelphia, Penna.