Wyoming Bible Records

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Some bibles have been donated to local libraries or societies or you may need to contact descendants to locate the family Bible.  
 
Some bibles have been donated to local libraries or societies or you may need to contact descendants to locate the family Bible.  
  
The Daughters of the American Revolution have compiled some Bible records from [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].
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The Daughters of the American Revolution have compiled some Bible records from [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
  
*[http://www.dar.org/natsociety/chapters.cfm?State=WY Daughters of the American Revolution -Wyoming.] Bible Records. <ref>Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971. ([[Introduction to the Family History Library Catalog|Family History Library]] film 851218 item 6).</ref> The volumes are generally arranged by county, and many have individual indexes. These are available on microfilm at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp Family History Library Catalog] <ref>(Family History Library film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=325535&disp=Bible+and+family+records+owned+by+some+r++ 848633].</ref>
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*[http://www.dar.org/natsociety/chapters.cfm?State=WY Daughters of the American Revolution -Wyoming.] Bible Records. <ref>Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971. ([[Introduction to the Family History Library Catalog|Family History Library]] film 851218 item 6).</ref> The volumes are generally arranged by county, and many have individual indexes. These are available on microfilm at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp Family History Library Catalog] <ref>(Family History Library film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;columns=*%2C0%2C0&amp;titleno=325535&amp;disp=Bible+and+family+records+owned+by+some+r++ 848633].</ref>
  
*''An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States'' <ref>Kirkham, E. Kay.'' An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States'': 45,500 References as Taken from Microfilm at the Genealogical Society of Utah. Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1984. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;titleno=460558&amp;disp=An+index+to+some+of+the+bibles+and+famil%20%20&amp;columns=*,0,0 (Family History Library book] 973 D22kk v.2; fiche 6089184.) </ref> This work is a partial surname index to the DAR Genealogical Collection.
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*''An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States'' <ref>Kirkham, E. Kay.'' An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States'': 45,500 References as Taken from Microfilm at the Genealogical Society of Utah. Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1984. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;titleno=460558&amp;amp;disp=An+index+to+some+of+the+bibles+and+famil%20%20&amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 (Family History Library book] 973 D22kk v.2; fiche 6089184.) </ref>This work is a partial surname index to the DAR Genealogical Collection.
  
 
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Other collections and transcriptions of Bible records are listed in the Locality Search of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp Family History Library Catalog] under:  
 
Other collections and transcriptions of Bible records are listed in the Locality Search of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp Family History Library Catalog] under:  
  
:WYOMING - BIBLE RECORDS  
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*[http://www.biblerecords.com/ Bible Records Online]
 
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Bible Records for Wyoming

Bibles were often given to a bride as a wedding gift, and families often recorded information in them about their immediate family and close relatives. Bible records may include birth, marriage, and death dates; parents’ names’ and names of children and their spouses, including maiden names. The age of a person may be given at the time of death. Many families kept Bible records from 1850 to more recent times; however, few records have survived.

Societies with Bible Records

Some bibles have been donated to local libraries or societies or you may need to contact descendants to locate the family Bible.

The Daughters of the American Revolution have compiled some Bible records from Wyoming.

  • An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States [3]This work is a partial surname index to the DAR Genealogical Collection.

Books and Periodicals

Other collections and transcriptions of Bible records are listed in the Locality Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:

WYOMING - BIBLE RECORDS

Websites

References

  1. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971. (Family History Library film 851218 item 6).
  2. (Family History Library film 848633.
  3. Kirkham, E. Kay. An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States: 45,500 References as Taken from Microfilm at the Genealogical Society of Utah. Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1984. (Family History Library book 973 D22kk v.2; fiche 6089184.)