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LIGHT FAMILY BIBLE

 

The New Encyclopaedic Pictorial Family Bible, published by Chancy R. Barns, St. Louis, Mo., c1870

In the possession of Mrs. Louis Light Whitehead of St. Petersburg, Fla., #88

 

BIRTHS

         Mary Isabel Light was born the 2 of November 1852 d. Dec. 7, 1938

         Manerva Ellen Light was born the 6th of February of 1858

         Mahala Light was born the 23rd of December 1859

         Laura Annis Light was born the 14 of April 1862

         Clerrisy Light was born the 15th of September 1864

         Elizabeth Light was born the 30th of November 1866

         Flaura Light was born the 2nd of September 1869

         Anderson Light was born the 10th of March 1872

         Walter Light was born the 30 of June 1873

 

The following item is a hand painted folk art design of a heart with the information

inside and border of flowers, birds and leaves. It is on a separate page but has always

been kept in the bible.

 

Dalilah Light

Was born in the State of Indiana,

Oen County, in the year 1822 the

25th day of June, her parents

are Abnes[1] Light and his

lawful wife Elizabeth

alias Burket

 



[1] Was published as Abnes on page 3 of The Florida Genealogical Research Quarterly Vol 6 #11, but on the quarterly index it was printed as Abner.