We have a small collection of Family Bibles which have been donated to the archives. Shirley (Lais) Martin has gone through the collection and provided the descriptions found in the following table.
|Flohr, Issac & Catherine (Yoder)||Norman and Sarah (Flohr) Lind. Donated by Marcus Lind.|
|Hostetler, Levi C. (1832-1921)||This Bible was donated (09.14.1994) by the children of Orval and Lena (Kropf) Smucker [Wilma Swartz, Luella Yoder, Allene Smucker-Klassen, Nadine Smucker Young]; it belonged to their great grandfather.|
|Mishler, M. W.||Probably Jacob D. Mishler's grandson.|
|Mishler, M. W.||This Bible belonged to Jacob. D. Mishler, 06.08.1846 - 04.05.1928.
M.W. Mishler was probably Jacob's grandson Melvin Wiles Mishler.
|Snyder, Christian||This Bible is on permanent loan to the PNMHS archives with permission to borrow for family reunions. Includes Jesse Easter and Elizabeth Sharpe.|
|Strubhar, Andrew J.||Andrew J. Strubhar family Bible.|
|Troyer, Amos P.||This Bible belonged to Amos P. Troyer and was brought to us by Don Troyer, grandson of Amos and son of Jesse.|
|Widmer, Daniel M.||This Bible was donated by Dan Widmer in 1990 but there is nothing found in it to identify that it was a Widmer Family Bible.|
|Yoder, Henry||This Bible belonged to Henry Yoder who had three wives: 1. Mary Oswald (10.10.1831 to 11.28.1866) with children Barbara & Amanda; 2. Magdalena Miller (d. 10.25.1893) with children Henry A., Cora, Anna, Mary and Thora; 3. Magdalena Lehman Kauffman (married 1895). Henry had 10 children. Henry Yoder is Barbara (Kropf) Lais' great grandfather.|