SURNAMES FOUND BELOW:  SHELLEY, RICHARDSON, HEWETT, FOSTER, BLOOD

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 that the information below is correct.

The Putney Historical Society, Putney, Vermont, has this Bible.  As we are paring our holdings at this time, we are offering this Bible to any family members that would take it and care for it.  The family info contained in it has been transcribed and is posted below.  If this is your family please contact me.  Ruth Barton @ mrgjb@sover.net

 
SHELLEY FAMILY BIBLE
Holy Bible
Published:  American Bible Society
New York
1852
with SHELLEY family vital statistics
This Bible was in the collection of the Putney Historical Society as of 23 May 2005
   
Marriages
James M. SHELLEY and
Esther F. RICHARDSON
were married Oct. 10, 1830
 
Leroy SHELLEY
married
Mary J. HEWETT, May 29, 1866
by Rev. Amos FOSTER
 
Leroy SHELLEY and
Flora P. BLOOD
married Nov. 29, 1868
 
Births Children of James M. & Esther SHELLEY
 
Esther M. SHELLEY
born July 4th 1833
 
Leroy SHELLEY
born February 19, 1845
  Children of Leroy and Flora SHELLEY
 
James W. SHELLEY
born Nov. 26, 1869
 
Mary Hewitt SHELLEY
born April 24, 1871
 
Robert Roy SHELLEY
born Dec. 21, 1876
 
Deaths
James M. SHELLEY
died July 31, 1898 [1893?]
 
Esther F. SHELLEY
died Sept. 17, 1888
 
Esther M. SHELLY
died Sept. 11, 1866
 
Leroy SHELLY
died Nov. 2, 1891
 
Mary Jane [Hewett] SHELLEY
died March  19, 1867 [March 17?]
 
Robert R. SHELLEY
died Dec 7, 1910
 
James Walter SHELLEY
died Nov. 4, 1924
Transcribed by Ruth H. Barton mrgjb@sover.net Dummerston VT on 24 May 2005