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Benjamin Henry "BH" Bishop
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1850
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1929
Bell County
Texas, USA

"The LaFayette (Alabama) Sun" - November 23, 1904:

Mr. B. H. Bishop, of Wise, left yesterday for Killeen, Texas, where he intends to make his future home.


Messrs. G. O. Pool, B. H. Bishop, M. C. Shivers and their respective families, of Wise, took the train here yesterday for Killeen, Texas, where they go to make their future home.
B.H. & Susan E. Belcher Bishop were parents of 14 children, all born in Chambers County, Alabama:

1. Augusta Matilda Bishop (1872-1965), married William Lee Carlisle. Lived in Whittier, California. Buried at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Los Angeles County, California.

2. John Thomas Bishop (1873-1956), married Ida Carlisle. Buried in Killeen Cemetery, Bell County, Texas.

3. Clarence William Bishop (1875-1946), married Lena Cardwell. Buried in Killeen Cemetery, Bell County, Texas.

4. Melitta Alsada/Alzadie Bishop (1877-1969), married William "Bill" Sims. Buried at Four Mile Cemetery in Calhoun County, Alabama. Bill Sims is buried in Killeen, Texas City Cemetery.

5. Laura Alma Bishop (1878-1932), married 1st Alonza Jackson "Lon" Fant; 2nd John H. Cosby. Buried at Mt. Spring Baptist Church Cemetery, Chambers County, Alabama.

6. George Henry Bishop (1879-1925), married Eula L. Knowles. Buried Pleasant Grove Congregational Christian Church Cemetery, Chambers County, Alabama.

7. Minnie Lee Bishop (1881-1972), married George O. Pool. They lived at 6306 Orchard Avenue, Bell, California. Died in Bell, Los Angeles County, California. Buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles County, California.

8. Barnie Vinson Bishop (1883-1884) died in infancy. Possibly buried in unmarked grave at Darien Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Tallapoosa County, Alabama.

9. Albert Clinton Bishop (1885-1944), married Grace Polk. Buried in Wingate Cemetery, Wingate, Runnels County, Texas. Grace is buried at Resthaven Cemetery on Hwy. 50, between LaFayette and Lanett, Chambers County, Alabama.

10. Walter Green Bishop (1887-1975), married Annie Ginberry. He was a Primitive Baptist minister. Buried in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County, Texas.

11. Carrie Elizabeth Bishop (1889-1981), married Charlie Polk. Buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Stanton, Martin County, Texas.

12. Euell Jett Bishop (1891-1963), married 1st Hattie Lou Ella Young and 2nd Mary Pearl Hodges. Buried in Garden of Memories Cemetery, Ballinger, Runnels County, Texas. Hattie Bishop is buried in Killeen, Texas.

13. Royal Bishop (1893-1961), married Thelma ______. Buried in Fairview Cemetery, Winters, Runnels County, Texas.

14. Eddie Bishop (1898-1919), never married. Buried in Killeen, Bell County, Texas.
Family links: 
  Benjamin Bishop (1824 - 1908)
  Elizabeth Quattlebaum Bishop (1824 - 1896)
  Susan Elizabeth Belcher Bishop (1849 - 1936)*
  Augusta Matilda Bishop Carlisle (1872 - 1965)*
  John Thomas Bishop (1873 - 1956)*
  Clarence William Bishop (1875 - 1947)*
  Murlittie Alzadie Bishop Sims (1876 - 1969)*
  Laura Alma Bishop Fant (1878 - 1932)*
  George Henry Bishop (1879 - 1925)*
  Minnie Lee Bishop Pool (1881 - 1972)*
  Barnie Vinson Bishop (1883 - 1884)*
  Albert Clinton Bishop (1885 - 1944)*
  Walter Green Bishop (1887 - 1975)*
  Carrie E. Bishop Polk (1889 - 1981)*
  Euell Jett Bishop (1891 - 1963)*
  Royal Bishop (1893 - 1961)*
  Eddie Bishop (1898 - 1919)*
  Sarah A. Bishop Sneed (1844 - 1931)*
  James William Bishop (1846 - 1922)*
  John J. Bishop (1848 - 1937)*
  Benjamin Henry Bishop (1850 - 1929)
  Mary E. Bishop Allen (1855 - 1934)*
  George Aaron Bishop (1858 - 1947)*
  Emily Matilda Bishop Foster (1861 - 1957)*
  Francies Bishop Smith (1866 - 1939)*
*Calculated relationship
Killeen City Cemetery
Bell County
Texas, USA
Plot: OS B 26
Maintained by: Churchwell
Originally Created by: Jean
Record added: Oct 20, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9680527
Benjamin Henry BH Bishop
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Benjamin Henry BH Bishop
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Benjamin Henry BH Bishop
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