This Bible record was transcribed from the Pennsylvania
Magazine, Volume 7, Number 1, Page 43, March 1918.
The preface to a group of Bible records, including this one, reads:
To the flotsam and jetsam of book sales and the old bookstand, which,
some fifteen or more years ago, occupied the southeast corner of Second
and Walnut Streets, came the Bibles from which the following records
were copied. Whither these Bibles were carried on the tide waters of chance
will, collectively, never be known, but the entries therein, herewith
preserved as memorials to the human trinity, father, mother and child, may
be of future value to those genealogically inclined.
William J. Guest, son of John* and Sarah Guest, born at New Brunswick, N.J. 1779.
Juliana Priest, dau of John and Nancy Priest, born at Philadelphia 1783.
William Elkins Guest, son of William and Juliana Guest, born at New York 1802.
Elizabeth Guest, born at Albany, 1804, daughter of William and Juliana Guest.
Sarah Guest, born at Albany 1807, daughter of Wm and Juliana Guest.
Juliana Guest, born at Albany 1809, daughter of Wm and Juliana Guest.
Maria Guest, born at Ogdensburg, N.Y., 1811, daughter of Wm and Juliana Guest.
John Priest Guest, born at Martinsburg, Pa. 1813.
Eleanor Guest, daughter of above, born at Ogdensburg 1815.
*John Guest and Sarah Jordan licensed to marry, 14 October, 1767, both of
Middlesex County. ---New Jersey Marriage Licenses