Buckner Bible

This Bible record was transcribed from Kentucky Court and Other
. Volume Two, Mrs. William Breckenridge Ardery (Julia Spencer
Ardery), 1932, pp 191-3.


Below this line, verbatim from source.


(Data from the Old Buckner Bible, in possession of Mrs. Louise Buckner Pierson, Louisville, Ky.)

William Buckner, born May 17, 1791.
Nancy (Bridges) Buckner, born Aug. 4, 1795.
H. W. Buckner, born March 3, 1822.
Thomas Buckner, born Oct. 28, 1815.
Leander Buckner, born Nov. 11, 1818.
Emily Pendleton Buckner, born Oct. 11, 1827.
Wm. H. Grainger, born May 4, 1808.
Thomas E. Browne, Jr., born July 22nd, 1824.
Amanthus Shipp, born Dec. 8, 1825.
Adelia Shipp, born Mar. ---, 1829.
S. Shipp, born Sept. 7, 1832.
Amelia C. I. Hastings, born Mar. 12, 1827.
William Murdock, was born in Glasslough, Monaghan County, Ireland, in 1816.
Mary E. Bell, wife of Wm. Murdock, was born in Shelbyville, Ky., Apr. 29, 1824.
Wm. Bell Murdock, born Aug. 28, 1847, in Owensboro, Ky.
Joseph Murdock, born Mar. 19, 1849.
Robert John Murdock, born June 21, 1857.
Louis Murdock, born July 30, 1859.
Wm. Bell, born May 4, 1790, near Glasslough, Monaghan County, Ireland.
Mary Allison, was born Jan. 3, 1794.
Louisa E. Ewing, born May 4,1804.
Edmund Garnet Buckner, born Sept. 8, 1850.

Wm. Buckner and Nancy Bridges married May 6th, 1813.
Leander Buckner and Amanthus Shipp married June 23, 1846.
Wm. E. B. Hastings and Amelia C. Shipp married July 27, 1848.
W. H. Grainger and Emily P. Buckner married May 10, 1836.
Adelia M., third daughter of Ewell and Evelina Shipp, was married by Rev. E. P. Humphrey, March 27, 1850, to Thos. Browne, Jr., son of Y. Egerton and Elana B. Browne, at Louisville, Ky.
Mary J. Ewell and James W. Shipp were married May 14, 1856.
Mary E., only daughter of Wm. and Mary E. Murdock, was married to Edmund G. Buckner, Apr. 22, 1872, at Fourth Street Presbyterian Church, in Owensboro, Ky.
Mary Allison was married to Wm. Bell Nov. 17, 1817.
Louisa E. Ewing was married to Wm. Bell Aug. 20, 1837.
Louisa Ewing Buckner and W. W. Pierson were married Feb.12, 1908.

Thos. W. Buckner, died November 1, 1815.
Mary Allison Bell, died Apr. 14, 1834.
Mrs. Evelina S. Shipp, died Jan. 28, 1850 at 9:15 P. M.
Wm. Henry Buckner, son of Leander and Amanthus Buckner, died Dec. 30, 185--.
Leander Buckner, died Nov. 22, 1855.
Edmund Garnet Shipp, died Aug. 4, 1856.
Emily P. (Buckner) Grainger, died Feb. --, 1877.
James William Shipp, died Nov. 24, 1867.
Samuel Bray Shipp, died Nov. --, 1887.
Wm. Lee Buckner, son of E. G. and Mary E. Buckner, died May 29, 1886, aged 13 years 8 months and 4 days.
Edmund Garnet Buckner, died Aug. 4, 1820.
W. W. Pierson, died Feb. 21, 1912.