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Ryder Family Bible – Granville Township

Information from Ryder family Bible (New Testament),

Published in Dutch, Dordrecht (1758)

Samuel Ryder – his salm book 1774

May 18 day in the year of our Lord – 1773
Then was I Samuel Ryder married to my

December the 9 day in the (year) of our Lord 1773
Then was my son Luckas born

In the year of 1776 In the month of June the Last Day
then was my son Samuel Ryder born

Samuel Ryder was born November the 9 day in the yare of 1742
and was married May the 8 day in the yare of 1773
and Departed this Life in February 5th in the yare of 1789
Was aged 46 yars tow months and twenty six Days

Abigail Ryder Born June 2st 1745
and departed this life August the 21 1829 aged 84 years 2 months and 8 days

Luke Ryder was born December the 9 in the year 1773
Samuel Ryder was born June the 29 in the year 1776
Amos Ryder was born September the 27 in the year 1780
Cornelius Ryder was born May the 16 in the year 1785
Cornelia Ryder was born April the 22 in the year 1787

Abigail Ryder born November the 23 1800
Janene Ryder born March the 7 1802
Samuel Ryder born January the 26 1804
Eliza Ann Ryder born January the 3 1809
Cornelius Ryder born 23 April 1811
John Ryder born November 20 1815

Sarah Ann Anderson born July the 17 1820
William H. Anderson born 21 November 1822
Joseph Ryder Anderson born April the 2 1825
Albean Anderson born October the 26 in 1830
Judson Anderson born July the 5 1833
John Henry Ryder born 25 December 1827
William Ewdeven Ryder born August 9 day 1828