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Bible Records

Learn how to use your family Bible as a source for family information, how to verify the accuracy of a family Bible as a source and sources for locating family Bibles outside of the home.

Bible-Records Mailing List
A free mailing list for posting information found in family bibles in the possession of subscribers including family surnames, geographic locations of the families, and vital information on family members. You can also search the archives for your surnames.

Bible Records Online
Browse or search images and transcriptions of over 700 bibles containing several thousand surnames.

Family Bibles on Ebay
Ebay is a great source for family treasures including Family Bibles. If you don't find what you are looking for at this link, then try a search on your surnames or with other combinations of keywords. You will probably be surprised at what you find!

Finding Birth Dates with Bible Records
From the Family TreeMaker How-To Guide.

Library of Virginia - Bible Records
The Library of Virginia Archives & Manuscripts Division has one of the largest collection of U.S. Bible records in existence. Search their online catalog for your surnames.

Maine Family Bible Archives
Several dozen bibles from Maine families have been posted online courtesy of the Androscoggin Historical Society.

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