Owned by Burl Broughton, Scottsville, Ky.
The Holy Bible presented to my son J. H. Downing hoping and praying that he will read
study and practice its teachings May 1880 Benamin Downing.
New York: American Bible Society Instituted in the year MDCCCVI 1879
BIRTHSJames Henry Downing was born July the 29 1853
Mary Elizabeth a Downing was born August the 8th 1856
Samuel Edward Downing was born Juy the 23 1878
Benjamin Vaden Downing was born Sept 27th 1879
John Aldridge Downing was born Oct the 27th 1881
Maggie Belle Downing was born December the 5th 1883
James Henry Downing, Jr. was born August the 30th 1888
Lucy Catherine Downing was born Dec the 11th 1894
MARRIAGESJames H. Downing & Mary E. Johnson were married Oct the 4th
J. A. Downing & Nannie D. Siddens were married Oct the 27 1901
Maggie B. Downing & J.T. Hughes were married Feb the 25, 1902
B. V. Downing & Bertha E. Barton were married June 11, 1905
Lucy K. Downing & Robert F. Downing were married Oct 11, 1914
James H. Downing, Jr. & Delphia Boucher were married Sept 11, 1915
- James Henry Downing died March the 19th, 1897 aged 43 years 7 months & 19
- Mary Elizabeth Downing died Deb. 21, 1933 age 76 yrs 6 months & 13 days.