Copies of the pages from the John Hooker Family Bible were contributed by Sharon Marsalis. The entries have been transcribed here exactly as they appear on the Bible pages, however the order of the Marriage, Birth and Death entries may differ from that in the Bible. This Bible was published in 1834. The handwriting for the birth entries for Henry and Ann Covert, John and Hyram Hooker appear to be the same. Most of the other entries are in a different handwriting. This Hooker family resided in Tyrrell County, NC before moving to Craven County, NC in the mid 1800s.
Henry Covert and Anne was married Sunday the 21 of December 1832.
Thomas Hooker and Mary E. Miller was married on Thursday the 8th of June 1882.
John Hooker and Margerett his wife was married on the 23rd of May 1840
Demsy Justic Hooker & Susan Ann Miller was married on Thusday 17th of September 1882.
Moses Thomas Robert was married to his Ann Elizabeth Hooker
John L. Grant Jr. the son of John married Isibel LeDilly Hooker
W. H. Martin married Anne E. Hooker February 22, 1938
Henry Covert the son of David Covert & his wife Sarah was born on 30th day of August 1800 in city county & State of Newyork
Anne Covert the daughter of Hezikiah Davenport and his wife Deborah was born 1st November 1797 in Alligator County Tyrrell State North Carolina
Edward Hooker son of Thomas W Hooker was born Oct 3rd 1804
John Hooker was born April 12th in the year of our Lord 1817
Hyram Hooker was born April 19th in the year of our Lord 1821
Margerett Justice the daughter of Demsy Justice and his wife Hetty was born Febuary 19th 1812
William Franklin the son of Thomas Hooker and his wife Mary E. was born the 16th of April 1883
Alice Ann the daughter of Thomas Hooker & Mary E. was born the 16th of April 1883.
John Hooker the son of John Hooker and his wife Margerett was born Febuary 10th 1841
William Thomas Hooker was born 19th June 1843
Henry Covert Hooker the son John & Margerat his wife was born on 13th November 1846
Demsey Justice Hooker the son John Hooker and wife Mary was born 13 September 1858.
Ann Elizabeth Hooker the daughter John Hooker and Mary his wife was born 2nd day November 1864
Susan Ann Hooker was born 8th July 1858(?)
Joseph Hooker son of Dempsy & Susan was borned Sept 3rd 1888
John L. Grant Jr. born June 16th 1889 son of John L. Grant Sr.
John L. Grant Hooker born July 1866
The following is a list of the births of Thomas Hooker and Mary E. Hooker his wife
Margarett M. Hooker born Sept the 5th A.D. 1885
Claudius Hooker born Feb the 15th A.D. 1887
Anne E. Hooker born January the 15th AD 1891
Thomas Hooker the son of John Hooker and wife Margaret died January 14th 1893
Ann Eliza Covert died 18th 1865 September
Henry Covert died 12th October 1875
Edward Hooker sone of Thomas W. Hooker & his wife Mary E. Hooker died on the 20th of Oct. 1884
Prudence Rice died September 6th 1864
Henry Covert Hooker died September 26th 1864
Margerat Hooker the wife of John Hooker died on 30th January 1852
William Franklin the sone of Thomas Hooker & Mary E. Hooker died the 19 May 1883
Alice Ann the daughter of Thomas Hooker and his wife Mary E. Hooker died June 8th 1883
John Hooker the son of John and his wife died 20th August 1841
Mary the wife of John Hooker died on 30th January 1852