Woodlands Family Bible; Cassell, Petter & Galpin; c1859; 18.85


Port Macquarie Museum


Woodlands Family Bible

About this object

Leather bound illustrated family bible with old and new testaments and completed family register pages belonging to Henry [1839-1881] and Sarah Woodlands [1842-1917],(nee Fisher). Title pages are missing or in pieces and parts of the register pages are missing or torn.

The family register includes the following entries: Henry Woodlands [1839- ], and Sarah Woodlands [1842-1917] married at Rollands Plains on 27 December 1858 (NSW Marriage Records indicate 1859). Also details of their children: Sarah [1859-1923], Henry [1862-1905], Elizabeth [1863-1881], Benjamin [1865- ], Catherine [1867-1948], Silas [1869-1949], Samuel [1871-1952], Anne (Susanna) [1873-1950], William [1876-1924], Mary [1878-1944], Louisa [1880-1894] and Rosetta [1882-1923].


Cassell, Petter & Galpin

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Medium and Materials

Leather, paper, ink, metal


310mm L, 250mm W, 90mm Deep

Subject and Association Keywords

Household objects

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Donor: E Groves

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