Washington Bible

This Bible is in possession of Mount Vernon.

Transcribed by Tracy St. Claire.



Augustine Washington and Mary Ball was married the sixth of March 1730

George Washington son of Augustine and Mary his wife was born
ye 11th day of February 1731/2 about 10 in the morning & was
Baptised the 5th of April following Mr. Beverley Whiting
& Capt. Christopher Brooks Godfathers and Mrs. Mildred Gregory

Betty Washington was Born the 20th of June 1733 about 6 on
ye morning Deparrted this life the 31st of March 1797 at 4 o'clock

Samuel Washington was Born ye 16 of Nov. 1738 about 3 in of

Jane Washington Daughter of Augustine and Jane Washington
Departed this life Jan'y 17th 1734/5

John Augustine Washington was Born ye 13th of Jan'y about 2
in ye Morn 1735/6

Charles Washington was Borne ye 2nd Day of May about 3 in ye
Morn 1738

Mildred Washington was Born ye 21 of June 1739 about 9 at night

Mildred Washington Departed this life Oct ye 23rd 1740 being the
roday [??] about 12 oClock at Noon Aged 1 Year & 4 Months

Augustine Washington Departed this life of 12th Day of April 17XX
Aged 49 Years