Henry Rhodes of Onslow Co., NC, Bible Record
Cullen Hatch Collection
Transcribed by Sloan Mason
The New Testament
Of our Lord and Saviour
Printed by Thomas BASKETT
Printer to the University
An Acct. of the Ages of all the Children
Belonging to Henry RHODES & Mary His Wife
Sarah RHODES was bornd March 22 1755.
Elizabeth RHODES was bornd Febr. 24th, 1756
Woodhouse RHODES borned Jany. 19th, 1759.
Oliff RHODES was bornd Febr. 16th, 1762.
Mary RHODES was bornd Aug. 20, 1766.
Henry RHODES & Eliz. WARD was married Aug. 5, 1770.
(there are 3 lines of written material circled out, unable to read,
but does have a date of 1771 on the 2nd line)
Henry RHODES son of Henry & Eliz RHODES bornd on Monday abt. 11 O'clock
in morning the 22nd of November 1773 & the 8thd day of the moons age.
Henneritta RHODES daughter to Henry & Eliz RHODES was bornd on Friday
the 4th Day of April 1777 & the days age of the moon.
(under the word April there is an arrow pointing to April, then the
word married? Than another arrow pointing to Eliz's name in line above)
Mary RHODES wife to Henry RHODES, 18 years departed this life on
Monday morning about 3 O'clock the 5th day of June in the year of
Our Lord 1769 in the 38th year of her age.
(The 2nd page of this bible is impossible to read-it may be slave records-
but is impossible to know there are only a few words I can make out.)
(mid way down page)
26th? Day of June -- Bot Him & His mother 1th May 1774
--- was bornd
in the Evening 1770
An Acct. of all the children Belonging to Woodhs. RHODES & Elizabeth
his wife with the Ages of them.
1) Exilina RHODES was borne the 29 Day of May 1782.
2) John Hatch RHODES was bornd the 16 Day of March 1784 on
the 25 Day of the Moons Age.
3) Mary RHODES was bornd the 14 Day of September 1785
about one O'clock in the after hour?
4) Woodhs RHODES Jun. To Woodhs RHODES & Elizabeth his wife was borned
the 24 Day of Jany 1788 And the 16 Day of the Moons age about 2 O'clock
in the morning.
5) Asa Hatch RHODES was bornd the 6th Day of Jany 1790.
6) Lemuel Hatch RHODES was bornd the 19th of Febuary 1792.
7) Henry RHODES was born 25 Day of Jany 1794 Died Oct. 8th, 1849 in
the 56th year of his age.
8) Durant Hatch RHODES was bornd 9 Day of April 1797
9) Narsisey Hatch RHODES was bornd the 25 Day of December 1798.
10) Anthony Hatch RHODES was bornd the 9 Day of April 1801
11) Edmon Hatch RHODES was bornd 18th Day of Jany 1806
12) Margaret RHODES was bornd 17 Day of Feby. 1808.
(At bottom of page)
Zilpha FRANCK Daughter of Edward FRANCK and Elizabeth his wife, was born
November 28 in the year of our Lord 1798 and was married to Henr. RHODES April
5th Day 1821.
(at bottom of page)
My Dear beloved Father departed this
Woodhouse RHODES life on Wednesday 9th of May 1827 Just before sun down his
age then was sixty eight years three months and twenty days.
(the next insertion was not in this bible record, but it was in another copy
from the Cullen Hatch collection)
Ezekiel HENDERSON and Anglus HENDERSON and Sucey his wife was bornd April
the 15 Day --- --- 1778?
Bedence JENKIN daughter of William JENKINS and Bety his wife
was bornd March the 18th day in the year of our Lord God 1771?
Charity JENKINS daughter of William JENKINS and Bety his wife
was born Septem 21st day in the year of our Lord 1777?
An account of the childrens ages Belonging to Henr. RHODES and
Zilpha his wife.
1) Asa Franck RHODES was bornd the 17th of February in the year
of our Lord 1822.
2) Durant Woodhs. RHODES was bornd the 1st of October in the year
of our Lord 1823. No. 2 Departed Septr. 8th 1830.
3) Mary Elizabeth RHODES was bornd the 21st of September in the year
of our Lord 1825.
4) Henry Emanuel RHODES was born the 7th of October in the year
of our Lord 1827.
5) John Martin Franck RHODES was bornd the 2nd of July in the year
of our Lord 1829.
6) Edward Haines RHODES was bornd 7th of March in the year of our Lord 1831.
7) Anthony Edmond RHODES was bornd December 13th in the year of our Lord 1832.
8) Bryan Shine RHODES was born January 12th A.D. this date 1836.
Hannah Rebecca RHODES was born 19th of June in the year
of our Lord 1838.
Elizabeth R. HERRITAGE daughter of F. G. HERRITAGE and Penelope his wife
was born Feb. 6th 1830.
Was married to H. E. RHODES Nov. 9th 1848
Died Oct. 8th 1849 in the twentieth year of her age.
Henry Elizabeth (Koonce crossed out) RHODES child of the above couple
was born Oct. 6th 1849.
Died Nov. 7th 1849 aged one month.
Mary E. Hatch consort of Richard J. R. HATCH and daughter of Henry RHODES
departed this life on the 27 Oct. 1851 in the 27th year of her age.
Henry E. RHODES & Martha PEARSALL was married April 10th 1851 being my
second wife, her age being 18 years old, 3rd Day of March before,
James Henry Pearsall RHODES child of the above couple was born
June 5th 1852 at 3 O'clock.
Benjamin Franklin RHODES was born June 15th 1854.
Martha Elizabeth RHODES was born Jan. 8th, 1856.
Elvy Daughter of Sam and Mehaley, his wife was born
August 31st in the year of our Lord 1827.
Grace Daughter of the above was born July 24th in the year of our Lord 1829.
Daniel son of the above was born July 14th in the year of our Lord 1831.
Lear daughter of the above was born June 18th in the year of our Lord 1834.
Rilla Daughter of the above was Born June 28th in the year of our Lord 1838.
Alfred son of the above was born November 10th in the year of our Lord 1840.
Lewarer? Son of the above was born April 24th Day A.D. 1843.
Simon son of the above was born August 30th A.D. 1845.
Lucy Daughter of the above was born Nov. 5th 1848.
Jane Daughter of Elvy was born Jan. 1st A.D. 1854.
Becky daughter of Rilly was born March 19th A.D. 1857
Maria daughter of Elvy was born Aug. 11th A.D. 1857 died 1859.
Lewis on of Rilly was born April 1858.
Will, son of Charlot was born in November the day in the year of our Lord 1830
(day of the month forgotten)
Rose was born in September (the day forgotten) in the year of our Lord 1835-
Daughter of the above.
Thomas son of the above was born September 2nd in the year of our Lord 1839.
Hard son of the above was born May 6th A.D. 1842
Elizaan daughter of the above ws born December 3rd A.D. 1844.
Mary daughter of the above was born May 25th A.D. 1847.
Children of Harriet born since I bought her
Ann was born in May 1850
Venus? Was born 30th of May 1853
Lewis son of the above was born Aug. 2nd 1856.
Alfred was born in the spring 1847.
George was born in the summer 1844.
York son of Mitilda and York (her husband written above)
was borne A.D. October 5th 1843
Marthy daughter of the above was born June 27th A.D. 1845.
Carolina was born November 7th A.D. 1846 dead 47.
Calvin child of the above was born in the Spring 1850.
Maryann Child of Harriet was born in the Spring 1850.
END OF BIBLE RECORD
(This was in the Cullen Hatch collection, this bible was one record,
several different hand writings)