The George Stump Family Bible

George Stump and Elizabeth Wilson's Marriage and Family Record Located

Margaret Lew
Thurman Stump's research on the family of Michael Stump is quite comprehensive, but missing one a significant piece of information. He bases the marriage of George Stump and Elizabeth Wilson on: William H. Rice letters of November 18, 1977 and January 5, 1978: files of T. Stump.

The Library of Virginia has an online set of images from the George Stump Bible. The 1802 Bible apparently belonged to George and Elizabeth. The bible records give the date of birth for George Stump as April the 8th 1745 and Elizabeth Wilson April 30th 1749. Date of marriage August 16th, 1768. Their deaths are recorded: George Stump died April 22nd, 1805. Elizabeth Stump died October 23, 1829. The Bible records the births of their children: Catherine, Elizabeth, Maryann, Sarah, Magdelene, Charlotte, George, Amelia and John.

The images are in a pdf file which can be viewed online or saved and printed for your personal use. George Stump Family Bible

Many Virginia families can be traced through the Bible records in the Library of Virginia online collection of Archives and Manuscripts.

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