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James Oliver Bishop
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Birth: May 8, 1845
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1934
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Residence: Fairfield,PA.

Enlistment Age-21.

Enlisted: Sep 10,1862 at Franklin Co,PA. Private

Mustered in Oct 15,1862,, Harrisburg,PA.

Mustered into Co "G" 17th PA Cavalry.

Mustered out, Jun 16,1865 at Washington,DC.

Other Inforamtion.

S/OJohn W. and Mary M. Bishop.

He and his sister Mary lived with the Berhard Devine Family,Hamilton Twp,Adams Co,PA.

He mariied Sarah Jane Venarble in 1875.

They the following Children:

Margaret b, 1877

Enlizabeth b,1878, married (Charles Bishop)

Francis,Frank, b. Apr 1880

Ada Laura, married a (Pepple)

Bessie M. b. Oct 1885

Both he and Sarah died at their son Frank's home.

The above family information, Coourtsey of (Dennis Brandt)

Family links: 
  Bessie May Bishop Bishop (1886 - 1958)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Source: Historical Data System,Inc. PA Archives Civil War Card Files
Fairfield Union Cemetery
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Ted Myers
Record added: Jun 17, 2007
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James Oliver Bishop
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James Oliver Bishop
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"Those Great American's In Dirty Shirt Blue"
- Sgt Ted Myers
 Added: Aug. 13, 2010

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