Family Bibles of Fayette County Families

Abraham Gray Family Bible

Excerpt from Family Bible owned by Dr. Andrew Todd, who purchased the Bible from Sarah Gray, the widow.

In an old Bible, we find on the fly-leaf, "Andrew Todd" his Bible. Bought from Sarah Gray. Had it rebound in Columbia, So. Carolina, "1826".
This Bible was printed in London, England, by Chas. Bell & the executor of Thomas Newcomb, now Deceased. Printers to the King, most excellent majesty. Annodomo 1698.
This is written therein:
Nathan Todd died Dec. 9, 1828.
Abraham Gray, son of Isaac & Mary Gray, born Mar. 14, 1746.
His mother, deceased, Sunday evening, Dec. 4, 1768
His father, deceased, Sunday about 2 p.m. April 6, 1790
Abraham Gray departed this life Saturday Dec. 20, 1790.
A true account of the ages of the children of Wm. & Sarah Gray.
Lyndia, daughter, born Sunday, 2nd day of May 1784
Isaac, son, born 27th day of Sept. 1785
, son, born 3rd day of Oct. 1787
Abraham, son, born 1st day of Feb. 1790
Mary, daughter, born 11th day of Mar. 1793
John, son, born 23rd day of Mar. 1795.
 

Submitted by Sherry Gray - Kunkle

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