Joel Patrick - Zilpha Rountree Bible - 1857

 

Transcribed March 2001 from 35-mm photographs of the original bible by Nancy L. Pittman. Bible owned by Mrs. Pauline Hall Brooks Kennedy, 414 Aaron Johnson Lane Kinston, NC 28504. This bible previously transcribed in 1995 by Betsy Harper (Mrs. Drew Harper) of Grifton, NC. and published by the Pitt County Genealogical Quarterly as The Patrick & Brooks Bible. Published November 1996, Volume III, No. 4 pages 14 and 15.

[Written across the top of the Title page in front of Bible:] Joel Patricks Book. Brought of W. Dixon price $3.25 May 1857.

Title page reads HOLY BIBLE containing the Old And New Testaments together with The Apocrypha translated from the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised; with Canne's Marginal Notes and References. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the old and new testaments, with heir significations. Table of scripture weights, measures, and coins, concordance, and the Psalms of David in Metre. Philadelphia: Published by Edward W. Miller, Artisan Building, Hanstead Place 1848. For Sale by E. Snyder, NC 340 North Second Street, and Booksellers Generally.

FAMILY RECORD.

MARRIAGES.

Joel Patrick was married to Zilpha Rountree Oct 9th 1857

Edmond Brooks to Mary Ann Pittman Sept 22 1838

Joseph H. Brooks to Cordelia A. Barwick July 30th 1868

Edward J. Brooks to Martha E. Brooks January 21st 1869

Henry Francis Brooks married to Eliza F Patrick October 30th 1887

BIRTHS.

Joel Patrick was born March 2nd 1809

Zilpha Patrick his wife was born January 28th 1830

Joel Edward Son of Joel Patrick & Zilpha his wife was born on

Wednesday Oct 27 day 4 o'clock PM AD 1852.

Jesse Coart son of Joel Patrick & Zilpha his wife was born

April 5 AD1854 1/2 past 9 o'clock P.M.

Eliza Frances daughter of Joel Patrick & Zilpha his wife was born

March 16th A.D. 1856 1/2 past 1 A.M.

Emma Elizabeth daughter of Joel Patrick & Zilpha his wife was born

May 20 /a/d 1858 10 o'clock A.M.

Joel son of Joel Patrick & Zilpha his wife was born

March 21 AD 1861 8 o'clock A.M.

Sallie Pamela Daughter of Joel Patrick and Zilpha his wife was born

January 5 1863

Allen son of Joel Patrick and Zilpha his wife was born

December 2nd 1864

William Henry son of Joel Patrick & Zilpha his wife was born

March 19th A.D. 1867

BIRTHS.

Edmond Brooks was born Aug. 25 1812

Mary Ann Pittman was born Aug 13 th 1816

Joseph H. Brooks son of Edmond & Mary Brooks was born July 16th 1839

Mary J. Brooks was born March 10th 1841

Nancy Ann Brooks was born May 14th 1843

Martha E. Brooks was born April 11th 1849

Elijah P Brooks was born Dec 21th 1851

Samuel W. Brooks was born Feb 1st 1856

Joel P. Brooks Jr. was born Apr. 24 1914 [4 marked over by a 3 and 1913

[written out to the side]

Walter H. Brooks son of J. P. Brooks & Fannie his wife was born

Feb. 17 1915.

Emma Brooks was born [born is marked through] daughter of H. F Brooks

Fannie Brooks was born Oct. 14 1882

Nancy Ann Brooks daughter of H. F. and Fannie Brooks was born Sept. 3rd 1884

Joel P. Brooks son of H. F. Brooks & Fannie his wife was born July 22 1886

Fannie Adlen [sp.?] daughter of H F and Fannie Brooks was born June 171888

Dennis Tillet [sp.?] son of H F Brooks and Fannie his wife was born May 23 - 92

Edmond Brooks son of H F and Fannie Brooks born Sept 29 1894

Young man likewise exhort to sober minded

Zilpha Brooks daughter of H. F. Brooks & Fannie his wife was born

June 14th 1898

DEATHS.

Jesse Coart son of Joel Patrick Died June 6, 1855 3, o'clock P.M. aged 14

months 19 hours. Died of Cholera Infamtum.

Joel Edward son of Joel Patrick Died May 10 1/2 past 9 o'clock P. M. 1856 of

appoplexy his attack was about 6 1/2 hours

Apsley P. Rountree died January 11th A.D. 1872 aged 61 years 11 month 9 days

Zilpha Patrick consort of Joel Patrick died May 9th A.D. 1872

aged 42 years 3 mo. & 11 da.

Joel Patrick died July 22nd 1876 - 9.15 A.M. at La Granger in Lenoir Co.

Emma Patrick daughter of Joel & Zilpha Patrick died June 23rd 1879 at the

residence of Allen Johnson in Pitt Co.

Sallie Pamela Patrick daughter of Joel & Zilpha Patrick died January 19 th 1884,

at the residence of H F Brooks Lenoir County NC

Edmond Brooks died Nov 15th 1880 age 68 yrs 3 months

Mary A Brooks died Feb 1st 1881 age 64 years & 6 months

Zilpha Brooks daughter of H. F. Brooks & Fannie his wife died July 20 th 1898

Joseph H. Brooks son of Edmond Brooks & Mary A Brooks

his wife died Nov 14 1898

Henry F. Brooks son of Edmond Brooks and Mary A Brooks his wife

died Oct 1 1917

Frances Patrick Brooks wife of Henry Frances Brooks died November 11, 1938

 [Written on a back page of Bible]

Mima was born 13th Oct 1837

Caroline was born [blank ] 1846

Hannah was born March [blank] 1849

Shepard was born Dec 19th 1851

Hiary was born Feb 1852

Jane was born June 1854

Clara was born June 1856

Allie was born July 1858

[name not readable] was born June 1861

Haywood was born

John was born

[Written on separate back page of Bible]

Hannah Died Oct 1852

Zilpha Died March 10 1855

Caesar Died Jan 10 1856

Henry was killed by an inn__diary [not readable] shooting him in the road near Jinkins Mill Run on Saturday evening Feb 5 1862 aged about 34 years

[Comments in brackets added by Nancy L. Pittman March 2001.]