Ogden Bible

This Bible record was transcribed from the
Genealogical Records
Manuscript Entries of Births, Deaths and Marriages, taken from
Family Bibles 1581-1917
, Edited by Jeannie F-J. Robison and
Henrietta C. Bartlett, The Colonial Dames of the State of New York,
New York, 1917, pp 167-8.


Below this line is verbatim from source, with some minor formatting changes.
Be aware that the "present owner" was the owner in 1917 at the time of


(Married 1746; died 1768.)

Holy Bible in English; London, Thomas Baskett, 1756.

The Bible contains the records of Moses Ogden and his family
and has descended directly to his great-granddaughter, Miss Amy
Edwards, of Elizabeth, New Jersey, who is the present owner.

Moses Ogden and Mary His Wife Was Married the 3d Day of
November 1746.

1 Son Aaron Ogden Born November 3d 1747 Dyed the 28 Day of
Jany 1747/8

2 Mary Ogden : Born January 8 1748/9 Dyed the 15th of Feby

3 Frances Ogden : Born Feby 7th 1749/50 Died at New Haven
7th July 1800.

4 John Cosens Ogden : Born November the 15th 1751 Died at
Chestertown, Maryland Sep. 1800.

5 Moses Ogden : Born March 22d 1754 Dyed Sept 16th 1756.

6 Barne Ogden : Born January 14th 1756.

7 Anne Ogden : Born April 18th 1758

8 Moses Ogden : Born August 25 1760 the above Taken out of a
small Bible.

9 Aaron Norton Ogden Born Sept 15th 1762

10 Mary Cosens Ogden Born November 25 1764

11 David Ogden Born December 17th 1766

Mr. Moses Ogden Died October the 14th 1768 in the 46 year of
His Age.

Benoni Ogden was born November 17 1768

Benoni Ogden Died June 16: 1774

Francis Ogden Married to Pierrpont Edwards

Born unto them Polly Susana, John Starks, Henery, Ogden, Alfred,

John Cosens Ogden Married to Polly Worster, born unto them
Polly, David, Aaron.

Benoni Ogden Married to Nancy Sale April 26th 1778.

Born unto them Betsy & Polly twins Feb. 3 1780

Betsey died Feb. 13 aged 10 days

Polly Cosens died Feby 23rd age 20 days.

Moses Ogden Killed in the Action of Connecticut Farmes June
7th 1780 aged 19 years 10 months 7 days.

Aaron Norton Ogden Died Decr 12 1780 in the 18 yr of his age.