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Nathaniel Bishop, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1739
Attleboro
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1811
Hoosick
Rensselaer County
New York, USA

Son of Joseph Bishop and Merriam Hodges. Married in 1760, Attleboro, MA, to Bathaney Eddy/Egdedy, daughter of Azariah Eddy & Martha Pierce. Esq. title on headstone, died in Hoosick, Revolutionary Officer.

They were the parents of at least 10 children:
Joseph Bishop b.May 02, 1761
Mrs. Chloe Hodges b.October 19, 1762
Mrs. Polley Dunham b.April 12, 1764
Mrs. Bethany Willmarth b.February 24, 1766
Nathaniel Bishop b.October 01, 1767
Silva Bishop b.July 11, 1769
Mrs. Meribah Wheeler b.January 24, 1771
Lovit E. Bishop b.February 23, 1775
Lemuel Bishop b.June 16, 1775
Rufus Bishop b.February 21, 1777

Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolutionary:
Bishop, Nathaniel, Attleborough. Lieutenant, Capt. Moses Willmarth's Co., Col. John Dagget's regt., which marched on the alarm of Aprial 19, 1775; service, 7 days: also, order given by Capt. Jacob Ide and company on Ephraim Newell, Town Treasurer of Attlebrouogh, for wages, etc., for service on alarm caused by battle of Bunker Hill, dated July 5, 1776; also, 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Willmarth's (8th) Co., Col. John Daggett's (4th Bristol Co.) regt.; list of officers of Mass. militia; commissioned March 21, 1776; also, Capt. Elisha May's Co., Col. Thomas Carpenter's regt., raised from Brig. George Godfrey's brigade; list of officers of Mass. Mailitia appointed agreeable to resolve of Sept. 12, 1776, dated Taunton; also, Capt. May's.; pay roll for 2 months service at New York, between Sept. and Nov., 1776; also Capt. Alexander Foster's Co., Col. John Daggett's regt.; marched to Rhode Island on the alarm of Dec. 8, 1777; service, 25 days; also, Capt. Moses Willmarth's Co., Col. Isaac Dean's regt.; marched to Rhode Island on the alarm of July 31, 1780; discharged Aug. 7, 1780; service, 10 days. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Bishop (1705 - 1749)
  Miriam Hodges Cobb (1718 - 1809)
 
 Spouse:
  Bethany Eddy Bishop (____ - 1786)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Bishop (1761 - 1830)*
  Chloe Bishop Hodges (1762 - 1841)*
  Polly Bishop Dunham (1764 - 1841)*
  Bethany Bishop Wilmarth (1766 - 1790)*
  Nathaniel Bishop (1767 - 1826)*
  Meribah Bishop Wheeler (1771 - 1860)*
  Lovitt E. Bishop (1775 - 1853)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Bishop (1736 - 1759)**
  Nathaniel Bishop (1739 - 1811)
  Elkanah Bishop (1740 - 1831)**
  Zephaniah Bishop (1746 - 1835)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Maple Grove Old Cemetery
Hoosick Falls
Rensselaer County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Shawn
Record added: Jan 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13172915
Nathaniel Bishop, Sr
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Nathaniel Bishop, Sr
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