Foden Family Bible
It is a family Bible "with the self-interpreting and explanatory notes and marginal references of the late Rev. John Brown."
Printed by: A. Fullarton & Co. Glasgow and London (addresses are named).
Date: not known
This Bible is nearly 100% intact.
- Enoch Foden Born April 12 1835,
- Matilda surname unable to read. Foden seems to be crossed out and another name written above. Whether this is a middle name or not I am unable to establish born April 11 1835,
- Sarah Foden Born Febury 11 1858,
- Ellin Foden Born September 17 1859,
- Sammuell Foden Born December 28 1861,
- Edward Foden Born May 4 1863,
- John Foden Born May 25 1865,
- Enoch Foden Died January 21st 1866
- Matilda Foden Died November 14th 1876
Bible is in the possesion of Joel Woodrow and is not for sale.
In early 2009, Ellin Foden's granddaughter established contact with the owner and reports:
Matilda's surname was Hicken. Samuel died in early childhood.
After the death of their parents the four remaining children emigrated to
New Zealand in 1878 to be with Enoch's brother and family. John later
returned to England where he owned John Foden & Co in London until his death
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