PEDIGREES FROM FAMILY BIBLES
A Bible published in 1811; written on the flyleaves:
John Robson his book.
Received July the 18th in 1814, my new Bible.
February 28th 1817 William Hanson his book - Aslackby. Don't take this book for fear of Shame for there does stand the owner's name. Also Elizabeth Hanson her book.
George Hardy and Sarah Thorpe - was married at the parish church of Bourne November 25th 1858. Had issue a daughter born November 25th January 13th 1860 died the 15th (sic).
Foster born March 18th 1861.
Kate Jane born Aug 15th 1863.
Susan Mary born Aug 11th 1865.
Sarah Elizabeth born July 10th 1867.
John George born April 10th 1870.
Robert Stimson born Dec 15th 1872.
George Hardys register is at Dunsby near Bourne, Lincolnshire.
Sarah Thorpe at West Deeping near Market Deeping, Lincolnshire.
Geroge Hardy died January 21st 1877 aged 44 years.
Susan Mary died October 6th 1880 aged 15 years.
William Foster was married at the Independent Chapel at Bourne to Betsy Worsdel October 27th 1887.
Sarah Elizabeth was married at the above named place of worship to George Lone of Bourne May 26th 1890.