Bible Records
Spencer Family Bible
Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin

These records contain the family history of Bezaleel Spencer, Jr., born 16 April 1826 in Greenwich, Washington Co. NY. He was the son of Bezaleel Spencer and Lovina Johnson Smith. When he was 6 months of age, his father was killed, and his mother later married Joseph Watson, and his bible reflects the data of his blended family. When a young man, Bezaleel Spencer Jr, and his brother Elijah, settled in the township of Byron, Fond du Lac county, Wisconsin, where they established their farms and raised their families. This bible record was contributed by Joel Germond, a descendant of Bezaleel.
Levina Johnson Smith Spencer Watson

Father Bezaleel Spencer was born Mar 11th 1797
Mother born January 2, 1795
S.  Father	May 15th, 1783
Mary P. Smith	1814
Elijah M.	Oct 4th, 1822
Derastus	June 20th, 1824
Bezaleel	Apr 16th, 1826
Amanda Watson	Sept 1st, 1829
Martha		Aug 4th, 1831
William		July 22nd, 1835
George		Aug 18th, 1807		Joseph's children
Francis		Aug 28th, 1809		second marriage	
Alfred		Aug 26th, 1811
Susan		Feb 14th, 1814
Mahala		June 14th, 1816
Hannah		Sept 29th, 1819
Joseph		Mar 31st, 1821
Mother and Joseph Watson were married February 14th, 1828

(A separate note to one side reads)
Father's Birth
B Spencer
Father was born March 11th, 1797
He died October 27th, 1826

(A second note to one side reads:)
Adaline Brown born April 25th, 1822 in Allegany Co. NY
removed from there in 1852 to Fond du Lac

last modified:
15 Dec 2003
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** Ruth Shaw Worthing, The History of Fond du Lac County, as told by its Place-Names, 1976.
** The History of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, Chicago: Western Historical Company, 1880.

** Portrait and Biographical Album of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, Chicago: Acme Publishing Company, 1889.
** A. T. Glaze, Incidents and Anecdotes of Early Days and History of Business in the City and County of Fond du Lac from Early Times to the Present, Fond du Lac: P. B. Haber Printing Company, 1905.
** Maurice McKenna, ed., History of Fond du Lac County, Chicago: S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1912. 
** Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion 1861-1865 
** Plat Book of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, C. M. Foote & Co.  1893