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Rachel Clark Bishop
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1814
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1889
Columbia County
Washington, USA

Rachael (Rachel) Clark was born in Ohio, the daughter of Susanna (Grove) and Archibald Clark who may have been born in Ireland. She married Walker Hampton Bishop on Nov 13, 1834 at Carroll County, Indiana. They lived first at Indiana, then Money Creek, McLean County, Illinois where many of her husband's family members lived. They had at least nine children born between 1837 and 1854. They were: Martin V., who died in early childhhood; sons Tracy, Alfred Harvey, Wesley Franklin, William C., Archibald D., Charles Wesley, Philander Clark, and daughter Sophronia Bishop. Later the family moved to Butler, Iowa where they were pioneers in 1853, and her husband particpated in the Black Hawk Indian War. He became sheriff of Butler County for twelve consecutive years. The family later moved to Cedar County, Nebraska before arriving at Dayton prior to 1883. Rachael was 69 years old that year. Several of their sons and wives also came to Dayton and are interred here. She was preceded in death by sons Martin and Tracy.
See also: An Illustrated History of Nortth Idaho. 1903. page 570. 
Family links: 
  Walker Hampton Bishop (1813 - 1894)*
  Alfred Harvey Bishop (1839 - 1905)*
  William Clark Bishop (1845 - 1914)*
  Archibald D. Bishop (1845 - 1891)*
  Charles Wesley Bishop (1851 - 1912)*
  Philander Clark Bishop (1854 - 1940)*
*Calculated relationship
Dayton City Cemetery
Columbia County
Washington, USA
Plot: BLK C, LOT 57, SEC 12
Maintained by: J Edwards
Originally Created by: Washington State Cemeter...
Record added: Jun 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37902703
Rachel <i>Clark</i> Bishop
Added by: geraldine laughery perry
Rachel <i>Clark</i> Bishop
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Added by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore III
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Rachael's brother, Samuel Clark, was my husband, Walt Westgarth's, maternal third great grandfather. Rachael and Samuel were the children of Archibald and Susannah Grove Clark.
- Walt and Barb Westgarth
 Added: Jun. 17, 2015

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