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George & Nancy (Shay) Mears family Bible - 1800s Accomack Co, VA
Posted by: Michael R. Ritter (ID *****8945) Date: March 09, 2008 at 21:10:52
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No relation. I just enjoy browsing through family Bibles up for auction on eBay and trying to connect any genealogical info to those that might find it of interest or worth pursuing. I am not the seller, nor do I intend to purchase. Unfortunately, links to eBay items only stay active for a couple months. Here is what I found:

Item: 270216901826
Seller: mrstarn26

Based on my transcription of a photo posted by the seller, with my notes in []:

children of George & Nancy [Shay] Mears:
1. George ? Mears, b. ? Sep 1817 - d. 27 Mar 1853
2. Margrit A. (Mears) Johnson, b. 26 Sep 1819 - d. 22 ? 1849
3. [blurred listing of other child]
4. Thomas Mears, b. ? Oct 1821 - d. Oct 1842
5. Elisybeath Mears, b. ? Dec 1823
6. [blurred listing of other child]
7. Ann ? Mears, b. 10 Mar 1826
8. John S. Mears, b. 24 Mar 1828 - d. 21 May 1863
9. Juleous [Julius] C. Mears, b. 16 Jan 1831 - d. [betw. 1853-63]
10. Zadock S. Mears, b. 4 Mar 1833
11. Elison Mears, b. ? Dec ? - d. ? Dec ? [photo cropped]

According to the seller, there is much more information, but this is all that I could transcribe.


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