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William Preston Bishop
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1841
Hancock County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1901
Denton
Denton County
Texas, USA

buried with Emma Simpson BISHOP, Lavina BISHOP, and John Jackson BISHOP
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Col 29 Regt Tenn Vols
Confederate States Army
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Education:
Attended Mossy Creek College
Occupation before War:
Attorney in Lecompton Kansas & Hancock County Tennessee Civil War Career:
1861 1862: 1st Lt. In Company D 29th Tennessee Infantry Regiment
1862 1864: Captain of Company D 29th Tennessee Infantry Regiment
1862: Wounded during the Battle of Stones River
1864: Wounded during the Battle of Atlanta Georgia
1864: Lt. Colonel of 29th Tennessee Infantry Regiment
1864 1865: Colonel of 29th Tennessee Infantry Regiment
1865: Brigade leader during the Battle of Bentonville North Carolina Occupation after War:
Teacher, Trader, and Farmer in Texas
Texas State Representative
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elisha Bishop (1812 - 1886)
 
 Spouses:
  Emma Simpson Bishop (1854 - 1895)*
  Mary E. McKamy Bishop (1854 - 1876)*
  Emma Frances Haggard Bishop (1870 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  E. Raymond Bishop (1875 - 1875)*
  William Richmond Bishop (1875 - 1956)*
  Bernice Bishop Moore (1885 - 1957)*
 
 Sibling:
  Rebecca Jane Bishop Parkey (1837 - 1893)*
  William Preston Bishop (1841 - 1901)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Additional details per member Rob (#47382248)
 
Burial:
Frankford Cemetery
Dallas
Collin County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Joe D. Deaver
Record added: Sep 18, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9476779
William Preston Bishop
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William Preston Bishop
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William Preston Bishop
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