ROBERT MARTIN AUTREY (1840 1919) FAMILY BIBLE RECORD
The following information is taken from handwritten entries of Robert Martin Autreys family bible, currently in the possession of Columbia Anne Autrey Scarborough's descendants. I thank them for their generous spirit of sharing such a treasure.
The HOLY BIBLE, containing the OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS, Translated Out of THE ORIGINAL TONGUES; And With the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised. NEW YORK: AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY, Instituted in the year MDCCCXVL 1866
ROBERT MARTIN AUTREY was born the 18th day of August, 1840
Elazer Jane Autrey was born on the 15th day of 1846.
THERE IS AN ENTRY FOR 1866 WHICH HAS FADED AND CANNOT BE READ.
ELBERT EUGENE AUTREY was born on the 4th day of January, 1868.
EDGAR MONROE AUTREY was born on the 10th day of February, 1871.
CICERO THEADORE AUTREY was born on the 15th of March 1873. ( NOTE KNOWN AS "PINK")
COLUMBIA ANNA AUTREY was born the 17th day of May 1876.
CALVIN ABRAHAM AUTREY was born the 7th of January 1878
ELONSIO CLEVELAND AUTREY was born the 19th of June, 1884.
THOMAS DILARD AUTREY was born th 9th of January 1886
ROBERT AUTREY (JR.) was born the 3rd of March, 1888 (NOTE: known as "BOB")
ARELENOR AUTREY was born Dec. 17, 1896. (Arlena "Lena" Autrey)
ELIZABETH JANE AUTREY died the 4th day of October 30, 1879 (NOTE: Elizabeth Jane Kemp)
SARA J. SCARBOROUGH & Rick Autrey married April the 14th 1880.
COLUMBIA A. AUTREY and Eugene Scarborough wer married the 25th of April 1890.
ROBERT MARTIN AUTREY, SR. Died Nov. 23, 1919.
ROBERT MARTIN AUTREY JR. Died April 8, 1838
There is also a written entry partialy shown as:
SCARBOROUGH 2 DAY OF August 1890.
The last entry is: R. M. AUTREY BOOK