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 Phanuel Bishop

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Phanuel Bishop Famous memorial

Birth
Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 6 Feb 1812 (aged 72)
Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial East Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Memorial ID 7173051 View Source

US Congressman. He was an innkeeper in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, who led a company of Minutemen during the Revolutionary War. He served in the Massachusetts State Senate (1787-91) and was a member of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, (1792-93, 1797-98). In 1799, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixth Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1807. After his last term, he retied from public service.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 10 Feb 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7173051
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7173051/phanuel-bishop : accessed ), memorial page for Phanuel Bishop (3 Sep 1739–6 Feb 1812), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7173051, citing Newman Cemetery, East Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .