John Snider family bible 1773-1861 Lisbon, New York
The Holy Bible:
Containing the Old and New Testaments:
Together with the Apocrypha:
And Arguments Prefixed to the Different Books:
With moral and theological Observations Illustrating Each Chapter.
Composed by The Reverend Mr. Ostervald,
Professor of Divinity, and one of the Ministers of the Church at Neufchatel in Swisserland
Translated at the Desire of, and recommended by The Society for Propagating Christian Knowledge
To which are added, An Index; In Alphabetical Table
Of all the names in the old and new testaments, with their significations:
Brown's Concordance, &c &c &c
Embelished with Maps, and a number of Elegant Historical Engravings
Published by Evert Duyckinck, John Tiebout, G & R White and Websters & Skinners of Albany
George Long, Printer
Snider Bible - verbatim copy of writing in Bible
January 29, 1822
I bot this book prise 7 dollars
End of Old Testament - First sheet of Family Record:
Charlotte Snider died this 20th April 1812
Peter Snider died 20th May 1822
End of Old Testament - Second sheet of Family Record:
John Snider was born Aug 9, 1773
Charlotte Snider was born 20th Aug 1780
Rhoda Snider born 19 Sept 1797
Elizabeth Snider was born the 26 of July 1801
Marg Snider was born the 26 of Mar 1803
Cornwall Snider was born the 22 of Mar 1805
John Snider was born the 16 of June 1807
Julia Snider was born the 29 of May 1809
Charlotte Snider was born the 29 of Mar 1811
Katharine Snider was born the 9 of Jan 1815
Washington Snider was born the 16 of Feb 1817
Peter Snider was born the 16 of Apr 1821
Julia Buckman was born the 25 of Jan 1826
Wife of Washington Snider
End of Old Testament - Third sheet of Family Record:
John Snider was born the 9th day of Aug in the year 1773
Charlotte Pirsi (spelling questioned) was born (unreadable) in the year of 1780 the 20 day of Aug.my wife.
Rhoba Snider was born Sept 19 day in year 1799
Elizabeth Snider was born the 26 July in year 1801
Marg Snider was born Mar 26 day in year 1803
Cornwall (could be Connell or Cornel) Snider was born the 22 day of Mar in 1805
June 16 day 1807 John Snider was born
May the 29 day in 1809 Julian (Julia??) was born
End of Old Testament - Fourth sheet of Family Record:
Charloote Snider died the December 27 about 4'oclock in the afternoon.Age sixty seven years old, four months and 7 days, the wife of John Snider (noted Dec. 27, 1847)
John Snider died the 25 of July at half past seven in the morning age 75 years and 16 daysdease dropsy (noted July 25, 1848)
Sheets Enclosed with Bible
Aunt Amanda - July 25th 1880 S. C Buckman Visited them
Albert H. Buckman}Fintville
Allen T. Buckman}Brown County, Wis.
Edwin H Buckman lives at Mill Center
Brown County Wis - about 2 miles from Albert
Harriet Buckman married Homer R. Millard who lives at Fort Howard Wisconsin
Which is 12 miles where Albert and Allen lives
Aunt Amanda built an addition to Alberts house and she lives in that.
Edward Buckman married Nancy Homes from Hammond NY and is Custom
House Officer in Canady appointed by United States Government.
Sheet marked "Family Record"
Washington Snider of Lisbon was married to Julia Buckman of the same place on the 18th day of January in the year 1844.
Other side of sheet marked "Family Record"
Francis C. Snider was born Mar 27, 1845
John R Snider was born the 17 of Nov 1846
Sarah V. Snider was born the 25th of Sept 1848
Ruebin H. Snider was born the 7th of June 1851
Philo W. Snider was born April 12, 1855
Seth B. Snider was born May 15, 1861
(Bible was in possession of Evelyn Marie Cargen Showers of Stoughton, Wisconsin. It is not known how she acquired it. As of Aug. 2006, the Snider Bible is owned by Evelyn's granddaughter Victoria Okorn) Please contact me if you have any connection with these Snider/Snyder or Buckman families.