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Robert Hamilton Bishop, Jr
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1815
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1890
Oxford
Butler County
Ohio, USA

Son of Miami University's first president, Robert Hamilton Bishop and Ann Ireland Bishop. One of two members of the first graduating class of the theological seminary located in Hanover, Indiana which later became Chicago's McCormick Theological Seminary. Professor of Latin at Miami University for more than 50 years. Known by students as "Old Bobby." Husband of Eliza Lyons Bishop. He died in the family home (now demolished) on High Street in Oxford, Ohio that housed three generations of the Bishop family. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Hamilton Bishop (1777 - 1855)
  Ann Ireland Bishop (1781 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza A. Lyons Bishop (1821 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  Katherine L. Bishop (1843 - 1859)*
  Helen McMaster Bishop (1853 - 1939)*
  Peter Sutton Bishop (1855 - 1939)*
  Julia Rogers Bishop (1859 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ebenezer Brown Bishop (1812 - 1877)*
  Robert Hamilton Bishop (1815 - 1890)
  John Mason Bishop (1819 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oxford Cemetery
Oxford
Butler County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: CTB
Record added: Sep 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29475683
Robert Hamilton Bishop, Jr
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Robert Hamilton Bishop, Jr
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 Added: May. 8, 2009
 
 
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