i just wrote this in an e-mail & thought it should be posted. it's part of two of many family papers & bibles i recently inherited, written between 1850 & 1950.
1 thomas & priscilla douglas immigrated in the latter part of the 17th century (18th?) from scotland & settled in woodcock twp, blooming valley, crawford co, pa, not far from the miller bridge on the blooming valley road, a farm "now" known as the clyde bradshaw (@1900) or wm wagner (@1950) farm. they had 3 sons, 5 daughters (the 5th is never named), & are buried on the farm.
2 edward douglas lived on his father's farm, married mary wykoff, and had 5 daughters.
3 eliza douglas married ben bresee & had 10 children
4 lucinda married orville hodge & later thomas chipman (her first cousin by on of her maternal aunts)
4 elma married ann nodine & had 2 daughters
5 maud married george crawford
5 edna married burton armstrong "and lives in town"
4 luther married twice, had one son who died young
4 elizabeth married george hutchinson & had 3 children
5 adelaide who died young
(marula/maruld douglass baldwin was a neice of both elizabeth & george hutchinson, they raised her from 3yo when her mother died)
4 ann married jess jones & had 5 children
5 unknown but had 2 sons
6 clyde jones of woodcock twp
6 earl jones of woodcock twp
4 adella married henry bunting & had 5 children
5 elma dorus 1858-1948 married phila may alexander 1/1/1855 & had 5 children
6 myrtle belle 4/2/1889 married edward t lee 12/23/1908 & had 1 son
7 maurice edward married betty davis 7/5/1941 & had 3 children (my line)
6 dorus ray 9/4/1890 married cressie jackson & had 1 daughter who died with her mother @7yo, remarried ester peterson & had 3 children
7 betty rae
7 dorus ray jr
6 elma ross 9/28/1892 married bessie brown 1917 & had no children
6 mildred married arthur martin 1916 & had 2 daughters
6 ? "on next paper"
5 shellos almon 1860-1950
5 luther wesley 1863-
5 worth clement 1866-
5 bessie adelle (watson) 1875-1952
4 sophia married isaac smith & had 3 children
4 emma married chas gray & had 3 children, all died, later married gardner blake
4 naomi married wm wilson & had 2 children
4 eunice died at 20yo
anyone interested in deciphering this or adding on?
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