Black Bible

This Bible was submitted and transcribed by Tara Hawkins.

Bible found at Red Barn Antiques in Cloverdale BC Canada
Unknown owner if no longer for sale.

The store was kind enough to allow me to transcribe the records from this bible.



Inscription in front of book:
John Black
Dec 25/ 06
295 West 19th St.

John Black December 1st 1822
Ellen Leddy April 10th 1825
William Henry Black born August 31st 1846
Mary Alice Black born February 13th 1849
Emma Little Black born February 28 1855
Frannie Freeborn Black born January 2 1858
John Black born August 16th 1864
Nellie Black born November 9 1866
Mabel Vanderbilt born August 29 1894
Clinton Black Vanderbilt born April 21 1898


John Black & Ellen Leddy December 30 1845
William H. Black & Emma L. Frazier April 30 1885
William H. Black & Estelle L. Johnson October 10 1888
Nellie Black & DeWitt Vanderbilt October 19 1892


John Black died March 31 1882
Buried in Greenwood Cemetery
Mary Alice Black died December 10 1854
Buried in Greenwood Cemetery
Emma Frazier Black November 10 1886
Buried West Laurel Hill Phila. PA
Ellen Black died April 1 1894
Buried Greenwood Cemetery
John Black Jr died May 22 1903
Buried Greenwood Cemetery
Nellie Black Vanderbilt February 11 1906
Buried in Mt Hebron Cemetery Upper Mont… NJ

Deaths (cont on back of page)

William H. Black died March 21 1913
Buried in Greenwood Cemetery
Emma L. Black died January 20 1915
Buried Greenwood Cemetery
Mabel Vanderbilt
Killed in automobile accident May 7 1933
Buried Mt. Hebron Upper M…..