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CROW, OSBORN HARRY FAMILY BIBLE

THE HOLY BIBLE, CONTAINING THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS,

TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL TONGUES, AND WITH

 THE FORMER TRANSLATIONS DILIGENTLY COMPARED AND REVISED;

 WITH COMPLETE CONCORDANCE, EMBRACING EVERY PASSAGE OF SCRIPTURE

 IN THE LARGEST EDITIONS APOCRYPHA AND PSALMS

 

BROWN, EAGER & CO., TOLEDO, OHIO

COPYRIGHTS SECURED IN THE YEAR 1882

IN THE OFFICE OF THE LIBRARIAN OF CONGRESS, WASHINGTON, D.C.

 

This Bible belongs to Sarah Jeanne Crow Shea, 3301 Alternate 19 N, Dunedin, FL 33528 (May 1983)

 

 

The first page of the Family Record Section is a replica of a Marriage Certificate and Reads:

“What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.”

 This is to Certify, that O. H. Crow and Sallie E. White were united by me, in Holy Matrimony,

at Covington, Ky on the 2nd day of March in the year of our Lord 1881.

 In presence of  W. B. White and Mary A. White.

Signed – John L. Dobbins

 

Other entries on the page are:

Wellington Boneparte White born September 29th 1827 – March 12, 1890

Ann Primmer born September 11th 1836 – May 30th ,1912

Wellington Boneparte White and Mary Ann Primmer married February 25th ,1852

 

BIRTHS

·         Osborn Harry Crow, born April 20th, 1855

·         Sarah Emma White, born April 27th, 1861

·         Bertha Mercedes Crow,  born Tuesday, January 3rd, 1882

·         Myra Lucretia Crow, born Friday, November 16th, 1883

·         Jessie Ruth Crow, born Friday, December 25th, 1885

·         Wellington Harry Crow, born Satruday May 5th, 1888

·         William Quin/Zinn McDonald, born April 21st, 1909

·         Arthur Evan Hiller Phillips, born May 27th, 1909

·         Sarah Jeanne Crow, born March 31st, 1913

·         Helen Marjorie McDonald, born Dec 1, 1915

NOTE: Added by Jessie Shea 5/31/83

 

MARRIAGES

·         Osborn Harry Crow and Sarah Emma White,  March 2nd 1881

·         Arthur Wilder Phillips and Bertha Mercedes Crow,  August 29th, 1907

·         James Estell McDonald and Jessie Ruth Crow,  June 1st, 1908

·         Wellington Harry Crow and Frances Marian Oliver,  August 19th, 1911

·         Morgan MacVean Moore and Myra Lucretia Crow, October 9th, 1911

 

DEATHS

·         Osborn Harry Crow,  August 12th, 1896

 


An obituary from a newspaper is pasted on this page and reads as follows:

 

MRS. AMANDA W. STOKES DIES AT HOME OF SISTER

Mrs. Amanda Alice White Stokes, aged 72, widow of William Worth Stokes, passed away at the home of her sister, Mrs. Sarah E. Crow in “The Wellington” apartments, South Court Street at 7:40 o’clock Saturday evening after 10 weeks’ illness.  Mrs. Stokes came here from her home in Dayton to visit her sister, about 3 months ago.

                Deceased was the daughter of Wellington B. and Mary Ann (Primer) White and was born in this county on November 18, 1855.  Besides her sister at whose home she died, another sister, Mrs. Samantha A. Watson, also survives.

                She was a member of the Episcopal Church.

Funeral services which will be private, will be conducted from the home of Mrs. Crow at 10 o’clock tomorrow morning, Rev. Benjamin C. DeCamp, Rector of St. Philip’s Episcopal Church officiating with private burial in Forest Cemetery by the Albaugh Co. (written by hand at the bottom of the clipping is “Died Sep 17th, 1927”)

 

 

The following names and dates are copied from three loose sheets of paper found between the Bible pages.

 

·         Jesse Crow, born March 12, 1834

·         Elizabeth Crow, born July 27, 1833

·         Michael Crow, born March 7, 1779

·         Rebecca Crow, born July 30, 1789

·         Jesse Crow and Elizabeth Johnston was married April 16, 1854

·         Jesse Crow, died April 26, 1872

·         Michael Crow, died Sept 18, 1856

·         Wellington Boneparte White was born September 29th, 1827

·         Mary Ann Primmer was born September 11, 1836

·         Wellington Boneparte White and Mary Ann Primmer were married Feb 25th, 1852

·         Elizabeth Johnston was born July 27th, 1833

·         Osborn Harry Crow and Sallie Emma White were married March 2nd, 1881

·         Arthur Wilder Phillips and Bertha Mercedes Crow were married August 29th, 1907

·         Morgan M----Moore and Myra Lucretia Crow were married October 9th, 1911

·         James Estell McDonald and Jessie Ruth  Crow were married June 1st, 1908

·         Wellington Harry Crow and Frances Marion Olliver were married August 19th, 1911

·         William Quin/Zinn McDonald was born April 21th 1909

·         Arthur Evan Hiller Phillips was born May 27th, 1909

·         Osborn Harry Crow died August 12th, 1896

·         Wellington B. White died March 12th, 1890

·         Ezra Wayne White died September 16th, 1884