I am not related, but, on e-bay for only 1 more day there is an 1883 BOURNE Bible.It has many death dates, which I'll list below, an obit, a portrait, and 2 pictures of a home.The seller, mojo70_0 has it listed as $101.00 which is astronomical but was gracious enough to have some digital pictures. It is a gorgeous leather Bible with lots of gold trimmings!!! One the Bourne family would want back in it's possession. Laura
Here is some of the information from the Bible: DEATHS: Nathan BourneNov. 15, 1904 Martha Jane BourneMarch 8, 1909 Cynthia Mary HitchnerJan. 10, 1913 George HitchnerJune 9, 1915 Ezra BourneMay 30, 1909 Sarah Louisa MooreOct. 25, 1924 Anderson BourneSept. 10, 1927 Eliza Bourne (wife of Ezra)May 31, 1931 Anna Waldorf BourneMar. 13, 1939 Margaretta Bourne Baughman (wife of Anderson)May 9, 1940 Isaac MooreJan. 13, 1942
Portrait postcard of a lady (no name)- Brockville, Ind.Cabinet Portrait, Hoffmann
Obit from newspaper (no date given): God has sent his messanger to summon to his heavenly home our beloved sister, Mrs. Martha J. Bourne.We, acknowledging His love in giving his beloved sweet sleep and release from suffering, offer this tribute to her memory. As a member of the Women's Missionary Society of Harmony Presbyterian Church, she was ever enthusiastic and faithful, regularly attending the meetings until prevented by failing health and advancing age.We will miss her interest and influence. To her children and grandchildren we extend our deepest sympathy in their bereavement and commemnd them to Him who for so many years has been her comfort and stay. "Blessed are the dead which die in the lord."
Ida B. Barkley or Barsley Laura Meyers Sophronia B. Pike Committee