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Schooler E. Bishop
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1862
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1947
Santa Cruz County
California, USA

Obituary and Funeral Notice from the Santa Cruz Sentinel-News for Friday, November 7, 1947, pgs 9, 12:

Schooler E. Bishop, 85, who lived in this area for the past 45 years, died here November 5.

He was a carpenter by trade and lived in Boulder Creek until recently, when he made his home on Younglove Avenue. He was a native of Iowa.

Mr. Bishop was the father of Marion O. Bishop of Watsonville; Mrs. Olive Williams of Lake City Iowa, and James W. Bishop of Grants Pass, Ore.

Services conducted by Rev. L.W. Reneau will be held in the Wessendorf mortuary Saturday morning at 10 o'clock. Interment in Boulder Creek cemetery.

FUNERAL NOTICE

BISHOP-In Santa Cruz, November 5, 1947, Schooler E. Bishop; father of Marion O. Bishop of Watsonville, Mrs. Ethel Hunton of Berkeley, Mrs. Olive Williams of Lake City, Iowa, and James W. Bishop of Grants Pass, Oregon: a native of Iowa, aged 85 years, 7 months.

Services conducted by Rev. L.W. Reneau will be held in the Wessendorf Mortuary Saturday, November 8th at 10 a.m. Friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment in Boulder Creek Cemetery.


Notice from The Mountain Echo, Saturday, June 23, 1906, pg. 3 - re marriage to Rosa Sloan:

A Surprise Party at Alba.

Last Monday evening witnessed an impromptu gathering together of about all the residents of Alba District to greet and surprise the newly wedded couple, Mr. and Mrs. S.E. Bishop at their home there. To emphasize and enhance the occasion resort was had to wind, string and other instruments of torture.

The genial hosts were equal to the occasion and with rare good grace threw wide their hospitable doors and entered most joyfully into the spirit of the gathering. Mr. J.N. Walter, as spokesman for the invaders, expressed the well wishes and good feeling of the community for the future happiness and prosperity of the newly wedded couple, which was responded to most feelingly by the groom, Mr. Bishop. Social and neighborly communion, with musical selections by the band and on the organ and guitar, together with refreshments, concluded a most memorable and happy occasion.

[Note: Schooler was married four times and had five children: 1st to Mary Obey, two children; Marion and Olive; 2nd to Ermina Wilson, two children; Ethel and unnamed infant; 3rd to Rosa Sloan, one child, James; and 4th to Georgie L. (maiden name unknown, although I believe she was Georgia Louisa "Georgie" (Jones) Henderson), no children. Georgie was a widow and is listed with Schooler on the 1930 census. She died in 1938.]
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Bishop (1828 - 1891)
  Mary Schooler Bishop (1835 - 1921)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Obye Bishop (1858 - 1891)*
  Rosa E Sloan Bishop (1872 - 1911)*
  Ermina G. Wilson Bishop (1867 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Olive Bishop Williams (1889 - 1964)*
  James William Bishop (1909 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charity E Bishop (1857 - ____)**
  Schooler E. Bishop (1862 - 1947)
  Della Bishop (1863 - ____)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Boulder Creek
Santa Cruz County
California, USA
 
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Jun 17, 2006
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