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Peter Koyl Family Bible Transcription
Posted by: Jennifer L Koyl (ID *****1150) Date: January 13, 2006 at 09:36:23
In Reply to: Re: Descendents of Levi Koyl by Mark Rockwell of 15

Dear Mark,

I've enjoyed emailing back and forth! Thank you for sharing the bible transcription and allowing me to post it on this forum.

Here is the transcription:

Text on page 1: Holy Bible...published by Campbell, Shervill & Co. 1855. Information on the back side of this sheet; was inside an old family Bible, given to us because of the Soper name. The names in the Family Bible are as follows:

Family Record
Peter Koyl was married to
Maryann Cronk Febraury 27th 1843

Ephraim Koyle was married to
Ellen Deleska Kilmer Dec. 25th 1872

Ransom Koyle was married to
Martha Jane Young September 9th 1873

Peter Koyl Born June 23 or 28th 1814
Maryann Koyl Born November 30th, 1822

Ephraim Koyl Born December 22, 1844
Rhenamy E. Koyl Born September 27th 1846
Ransom C. Koyl Born March 15th 1852
James Murray Koyl Born February 21st 1855

James Murray Koyl Died September 23rd 1859
Rhenamy Esther Koyle Died October 17th 1865
Mary Ann Koyle Died July 30th, 1880
Zernok T. or P. or B. Koyle Died Feb 15th 1881
Peter Koil Died Aug. 13th 1891

Text on page 2: The following info on Soper was written on a plain piece of paper:

Levi Soper - Born April 24th 1810
Died Feb 1st 1885
Caroline Soper - Born Jan 10th 1813
Died March 21st 1853
Levi Soper & Caroline Soper were married Sept 14th 1835

William Soper, born August 27th 1836
Almon Soper, born August 22nd 1838
Lydia Marih Soper, born Nov 4th 1841
Euterpa Soper, born Feb 6, 1845
Mary L Soper, born Aug 27th 1847
Levi Soper, born Feb 12th 1850
Albert Soper, born Aug 23rd 1852

Euterpa Johnson died November 25th 1880
David Soper born Aug 1st 1840
David Soper died Aug 22nd 1840

(Note: Caroline Koyl married Levi Soper)

"TILTON, Brother Austin Tilton was born in Washington Co., Ohio May 10, 1815. He was married to Julia A Pond, Nov. 25 1837, came to Illinois in 1845. To this union were born 13 children, 7 sons and 6 daughters. Five sons and 3 daughters are still living. His wife died April 17, 1864. His second marriage was to Miss Sarah J. Johnson Sept 24, 1865. He died April 25, 1897, aged 81 years, 11 months and 15 days. He leaves a wife, 8 children, 54 grand-children and 35 great grand-children to mourn their loss. He united with the Christian Church about twenty years ago and was a faithful member of the same until the day of his death."

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