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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Rhode Island]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''''Bible Records'''  
 
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Rhode Island]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''''Bible Records'''  
  
Six volumes of ''Rhode Island Bible Records'', copied by Josephine Keefer Short and Mrs. Bentley W. Morse, are at the Rhode Island Historical Society and the Family History Library. Some Bible records at the Newport Historical Society (82 Touro Street, Newport, Rhode Island 02840) are also at the Family History Library. {{FHL|337377|item|disp=FHLC}}
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=== Resources  ===
  
The Family History Library has obtained two collections that include Bible records from the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). The collection for Rhode Island is on 23 films and is described in [[Rhode Island Genealogy|Rhode Island Genealogy]]. A collection of records from New York that also includes some Rhode Island records is on 12 films at the library. Both collections are partially indexed in E. Kay Kirkham, ''An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States'', Volume 2 (Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1984; Family History Library {{FHL|460558|item|disp=FHLC}} book 973 D22kk v.2; fiche 6089184.  
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*Six volumes of ''Rhode Island Bible Records'', copied by Josephine Keefer Short and Mrs. Bentley W. Morse, are at the [http://www.rihs.org/libraryhome.htm Rhode Island Historical Society] and the Family History Library. {{FHL|337377|item|disp=FHL film 22395 items 4–9}}
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*Some Bible records at the [http://www.newporthistorical.org/index.php/collections-resources/genealogy/ Newport Historical Society] (82 Touro Street, Newport, Rhode Island 02840) are also at the Family History Library. {{FHL|303463|item|disp=FHL film 945224 item 1}}
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*Daughters of the American Revolution (Florida), ''Miscellaneous Bible and Cemetery Records'' (SLC, Utah, 1971) {{FHL|305804|item|disp=FHL film 850403 item 7}}
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*New England Historic Genealogical Society (Boston, Massachusetts), ''Family bible records from the Manuscripts Collection of the New England Historic Genealogical Society'' (Boston, Massachusetts:New England Historic Genealogical Society, c2001) {{FHL|1022875|item|disp=FHL CD-ROM no. 1299}}
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Copies, or abstracts of old family Bibles that are no longer known to exist, may survive in [http://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Revolutionary_War,_1775_to_1783#Pension_Records_and_Bounty_Land_Warrants Revolutionary War Pension application files] at [[National Archives and Records Administration|NARA]], Washington, D.C., which are available online at three commercial websites: [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1995 Ancestry], [http://www.footnote.com/ Footnote], and [http://www.heritagequestonline.com/ Heritage Quest Online].
  
 
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Resources

  • Daughters of the American Revolution (Florida), Miscellaneous Bible and Cemetery Records (SLC, Utah, 1971) FHL film 850403 item 7
  • New England Historic Genealogical Society (Boston, Massachusetts), Family bible records from the Manuscripts Collection of the New England Historic Genealogical Society (Boston, Massachusetts:New England Historic Genealogical Society, c2001) FHL CD-ROM no. 1299

Copies, or abstracts of old family Bibles that are no longer known to exist, may survive in Revolutionary War Pension application files at NARA, Washington, D.C., which are available online at three commercial websites: Ancestry, Footnote, and Heritage Quest Online.

Bible Records Online


 

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