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 Joseph Bishop, Jr

Joseph Bishop, Jr

Birth
Scipio, Cayuga County, New York, USA
Death 31 Oct 1918 (aged 76)
Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Burial Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Plot Lot 77
Memorial ID 100140560 · View Source
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Bio: Joseph Bishop, Jr. was the son of Joseph Bishop, Sr. and his 3rd wife, Mary White, widow of Daniel Hoyt. Joseph, Jr. was born and raised in the Town of Scipio, Cayuga Co., New York where his father was a Farmer. Joseph, Jr. was listed among Scipio men drafted for the Civil War, but it is not known if he actually served. He had married Minerva Yawger, daughter of Philip L. Yawger and Mary Ann Hoagland, of the Town of Springport, Cayuga Co., New York by 1870. Joseph and Minerva resided at Springport where Joseph worked as a Carpenter until at least 1876 but had removed to Pennfield Township, Calhoun Co., Michigan by 1880 where Joseph was listed as a Farmer. Minerva died in 1900. Thereafter, Joseph lived in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co. and again worked as a Carpenter. Joseph died in 1918. Joseph and Minerva are not known to have had any children.

Info provided by Roger Post.
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Evening Chronicle
Marshall, Michigan
1 November 1918
Joseph Bishop, age 77, a former resident of Marshall and of Fredonia, and a brother-in-law of Mrs. W. H. Phelps of this city, died yesterday at Nichols hospital of heart disease. The funeral will occur Sunday morning at 10:00 o'clock at the Fredonia Congregational church, and the interment will be at the Fredonia cemetery.



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  • Created by: Genealogy Bug Kate
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100140560
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Bishop, Jr (16 Feb 1842–31 Oct 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100140560, citing Houston Cemetery, Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Genealogy Bug Kate (contributor 46831680) .