Hanna Family Bible
Family Bible of Richard HANNA, Eliza Jane MILLER HANNA and Phebe Ann HANNA HANNA
Submitted August 8, 1996 by:
Scott Leslie Hanna
347 Ridgemont Court
Newbury Park, CA 91320
This bible is in the possession of the submitter, Scott Leslie Hanna. This transcript is transcribed as close to the original as possible. Someone, attempting to make the fading ink more readable, traced over parts of the original bible with ball point pen, and unfortunately, made some errors.
Fortunately, the mistakes were able to be corrected.
Bible published in Philadelphia by William W. Harding in 1863. This family bible record has four pages, the first two pages are titled BIRTHS, the next page DEATHS, and the final page MARRIAGES. The entries are made in a variety of inks and handwriting, indicating that the records were entered over a long period of time, by different people.
Surnames in this file:
TRANSCRIBED AS CLOSE TO ORIGINAL AS POSSIBLE
//Pages 1 and 2
Richard Hanna son of Jesse and Sinah Hanna was born Nov. 26th, 1825.
[Entire sentence traced in ball point pen. Appears to be correct.]
Eliza Jane Miller daughter of Philander and Tamsin Miller was born June 1st 1889.
[Entire sentence traced in ball point pen. The actual birth year was 1839, but the person tracing the three made it an nine, June 1st, 1839.]
Phebe Ann Hanna daughter of Owen David and Ann Hanna was born January 16th 1849.
Leslie Philander Hanna son of Richard and Eliza Jane Hanna was born October 31st 1863.
['Hanna' and from 'Jane' on were traced in ball point pen. The actual birth year is 1862, but the person tracing the two made it a three, October 31st, 1862. The two is visible under the three.]
Jesse Francis Hanna son of Richard and Eliza Jane Hanna was born August 14th 1865.
['14' and '1865' traced in ball point pen.]
Orestes David Hanna son of Richard and Phebe Ann Hanna was born November 3rd 1873.
Edna Ann Hanna daughter of Richard and Phebe Ann Hanna was born March 1st 1876.
['Ann', '1st' and '1876' traced in ball point pen.]
Harold Austin Hanna was born January 15th 1878. Son of Richard and Phebe Ann Hanna.
[Written in bottom margin of the BIRTHS page.]
Lizzie Ethel Hanna daughter of Richard and Phebe Ann Hanna was born August 30th 1886
[Written in left margin of the BIRTHS page.]
Harold Austin Hanna Died July 31st 1951 8:30 a.m. [Written in right margin of the BIRTHS page.]
Eliza Jane Hanna died Sept. 18th, 1865.
['18th' and '1865' traced in ball point pen.]
Jesse Francis Hanna died September 28th 1865.
['died', '28th', and '1865' traced in ball point pen.]
Richard Hanna died March 5th 1890.
Phebe Ann Hanna Died February 6 - 1925.
Leslie Philander Hanna Died October 11 - 1930.
Edna A. Hanna Westervelt died Dec. 27th 1917.
Orestes David Hanna Died Dec. 5 - 1954.
Elizabeth Hanna Wilhoit Died Jan. 10, 1961
Richard Hanna and Eliza Jane Miller was married October 9th 1861.
[All but 'married' and the first 'O' in October traced in ball point pen.]
Richard Hanna and Phebe Ann Hanna were married October 17th 1872.
Leslie P. Hanna and Olive Edwards were married October 18th 1894.
Edna Ann Hanna and Ellis B. Westervelt were married January 22nd 1902.
Orestes D. Hanna and Margaret V. Stevens were married March 4th 1902.
Orestes David Hanna and Marie V. Wilborn Was Married Dec 10 - 1914.
[Written in bottom margin of the MARRIAGES page.]