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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada|Nevada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada_Bible_Records|Nevada Bible Records]]''
  
The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) have collected some Bible records for Nevada families (Family History Library {{FHL|229988|title-id|disp=film 869278}}). These are partially indexed in E. Kay Kirkham, ''An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States, Volume 2'' (Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1984; Family History Library {{FHL|460558|title-id|disp=book 973 D22kk v.2; fiche 6099184}}).  
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Bible records can be a good source of information about family members and relatives. A family Bible record may contain the names of parents, children, and spouses along with dates of birth, marriage, and death. In some cases, the family Bible may be the only record of a vital event, such as a birth. Typically, family Bibles are handed down from one generation to another and are still&nbsp;possessed by family members. Occassionally, a family Bible is dontated to&nbsp;a local genealogical or historical society. To locate family Bibles, begin by checking with family members and relatives.
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The following resources may also be helpful:
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=== Family History Library Collections  ===
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The Family History Library (FHL) has a few collections of family Bible records for Nevada including the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and county collections. These records can be found in the [https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family History Library Catalog] using a "Place-names" Search under:
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*Kirkham, E. Kay. ''An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States, vol. II''. Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1984. {{FHL|460558|title-id|disp=FHL book 973 D22kk v.2; FHL fiche 6089184}}.
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=== Online Resources  ===
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*[http://www.biblerecords.com/bibles.html '''Bible Records Online'''] Has a few Nevada family bibles.
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Bible records can be a good source of information about family members and relatives. A family Bible record may contain the names of parents, children, and spouses along with dates of birth, marriage, and death. In some cases, the family Bible may be the only record of a vital event, such as a birth. Typically, family Bibles are handed down from one generation to another and are still possessed by family members. Occassionally, a family Bible is dontated to a local genealogical or historical society. To locate family Bibles, begin by checking with family members and relatives.

The following resources may also be helpful:

Family History Library Collections

The Family History Library (FHL) has a few collections of family Bible records for Nevada including the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and county collections. These records can be found in the Family History Library Catalog using a "Place-names" Search under:

Nevada - BIBLE RECORDS
Nevada, [name of County] - BIBLE RECORDS

Online Resources

References