PIONEER BISHOP FAMILY


 
1.  CAPT. JOHN BISHOP (son of JOHN & MARY (PEAKE) BISHOP) was
born 24 Sep 1733 in Woodstock, Conn. He was a 2nd Lt. in the French and
Indian War in Conn. and a captain in the Revolutionary War in New Hampshire. 
He lived in Holland, MA in 1762, moved to Chesterfield, NH, and to Henderson,
NY between 1801 and 1804. He died 25 Sep 1828 in Henderson.  Although his
grave has not been found, he is believed to be buried at Bishop Cemetery,
Henderson, along with other family members.

He married (1) in 1763 at Woodstock, Conn.

EXPERIENCE HARRIS, daughter of Abner and Mary Harris. She was born
4/19/1844 and died before 1780 in Chesterfield, NH.

Children, BISHOP:

     2     i   OLIVE BISHOP

     3    ii   MOLLY BISHOP

     4   iii   ESTHER BISHOP

     5    iv   JOHN BISHOP

     6     v   ABNER BISHOP

He married (2) in 1781 in Chesterfield, NH

SERVIAH KELLOGG, who was born in 1753 and died Aug 1841 in Lorraine.
She is believed to be buried beside her husband in Henderson.

Children, all born in Chesterfield, NH, BISHOP:

+    7     i   CALVIN BISHOP married (1) SALLY ARMSTRONG 
                                     (2) SALLY PECK

+    8    ii   Rev. LUTHER BISHOP married ANNA CARTER 

+    9    ii   ASA BISHOP married POLLY SPRAGUE 

+   10   iii   CLARISSA BISHOP married ROSWELL DAVIS

+   11    iv   Rev. SYLVESTER BISHOP married ALMEDIA (---)


7.  CALVIN BISHOP (son of JOHN & SERVIAH (KELLOGG) BISHOP) was
born 9 Feb 1782 in Chesterfield, NH. He came to Henderson between 1801 &
1804.  He served in the War of 1812 in Capt. Solomon McCumber's company,
Col. Clark Allen's 55th Regiment of NYV Militia.  He died 24 Jan 1850 at
Henderson, and is buried in the Bishop Cemetery.

He married (1) 15 Apr 1802

SALLY ARMSTRONG, who was born in 1783 and died 11/12/1816 in
Henderson.

Children, all born in Henderson (Total of 6 - 5 sons 1 daughter) BISHOP:

    12     i   CHARLES WESLEY BISHOP married SUSAN GORE

    13    ii   HORACE A. BISHOP

He married (2)  19 Jan 1817 in Henderson

SALLY PECK, who was the daughter of LUMAN & EUNICE (BELL) PECK.
She was born May 1796 in Mayfield, NY and died 5 Mar 1889 in Henderson.

Children, all born in Henderson, BISHOP:

    14     i   ALONZO BISHOP married MARY E. SCOTT

    15    ii   EUNICE BISHOP

    16   iii   JOHN BISHOP

    17    iv   LUCINDA BISHOP

    18     v   A. H. BISHOP

    19    vi   ALEXANDER BISHOP

    20   vii   CATHERINE ELIZABETH BISHOP

    21  viii   HELEN JANE BISHOP married LYMAN GREEN

    22    ix   ALICE BISHOP d.y.

    23     x   OLIVE BISHOP d.y.

    24    xi   OLIVE D. BISHOP

    25   xii   JENNIE BISHOP married (---) MONTGOMERY



8.  Rev. LUTHER BISHOP, (son of JOHN & SERVIAH (KELLOGG) BISHOP)
was born 27 May 1783 in Chesterfield, NH. He came to Henderson with his
family between 1801 & 1804.  He became a Methodist preacher and was one of
the pioneer missionary evangelist circuit preachers in New York State.  He
traveled many years up and down the St Lawrence River and Upper Canada.  He
died 14 Apr 1857 at Lorraine, NY, and was buried at Rural Cemetery, Lorraine.

He married in 1807

ANNA CARTER, who was born 4/14/1790 and died 11/24/1860 in Lorraine.

Children, born in Watertown, NY, BISHOP:

+   26     i   Rev. JOHN FLETCHER BISHOP married ALLENA BROWN

    27    ii   CYNTHIA BISHOP married Rev. JOHN THOMAS  



9.  ASA BISHOP (son of JOHN & SERVIAH (KELLOGG) BISHOP) was born
7 Nov 1785 in Chesterfield, NH.  He came to Henderson with his family.  He
served in the War of 18112 in Capt. Daniel Talcott's Company, Col. Clark
Allen's 55th Regiment of NYV Militia.  He moved to Michigan to live with a son
after his wife died.  He died 10 Jun 1872 at Bainbridge, MI.

He married on 1/10/1807 in Henderson, NY

POLLY SPRAGUE, daughter of Lt. Col. ANTHONY & ESTHER (JONES)
SPRAGUE.  She was born 23 Aug 1792 and died 29 Dec 1851.

Children, all born in Henderson, BISHOP:

    28     i   HARRIET BISHOP married ORSEMUS SPINK

    29    ii   ROXANA BISHOP married HARLEY HARRINGTON

    30   iii   ANTHONY SPRAGUE BISHOP married CLARINDA BABCOCK

    31    iv   SUSAN MARIA BISHOP married ALBERT HALL

    32     v   ADELINE SOPHRONIA BISHOP married ALEXANDER McNEIL

    33    vi   MORRIS STEARNS BISHOP married SARAH WRIGHT

    34   vii   EMILY SOPHIA BISHOP d.y.
    
    35  viii   APPLETON ASA BISHOP

    36    ix   JOHN KELLOGG BISHOP married SARAH KNAPP

    37     x   ABIGAIL JANE BISHOP married WILLIAM BABCOCK

    38    xi   LAURA SOPHIA BISHOP married JONATHAN LEWIS


9.  CLARISSA BISHOP (daughter of JOHN & SERVIAH (KELLOGG) BISHOP)
was born  in 1786 in Chesterfield, NH. She died 8/4/1875 in Henderson, NY and
is buried at Bishop Cemetery, Henderson.  

She married 

ROSWELL DAVIS, who was born in 1785.  He served in the War of 1812 in
Capt. Solomon McCumber's Co., Col. Clark Allen's 55th Regiment NYV
Militia.  He died 14 May 1848, Henderson. 

Children, DAVIS:

    39     i   CAROLINE M. DAVIS married PHILO HUNGERFORD

    40    ii   ALBERT A. DAVIS married CAROLINE (---)

    41   iii   HORATIO NELSON DAVIS married CLARISSA CUSHMAN

    42    iv   ALMEDIA ANN DAVIS married E. DARWIN AINSWORTH

    43     v   LOUISA MARIE DAVIS married A. W. COLE

    44    vi   ALFRED K. DAVIS married ABIGAIL HUNGERFORD

    45   vii   LAURA SOPHIA DAVIS 

    46  viii   WILLIAM PITT DAVIS

    47    ix   GEORGE DAVIS

    48     x   ERMINA ELIZA DAVIS

11.  Rev. SYLVESTER BISHOP (son of JOHN & SERVIAH (KELLOGG)
BISHOP) was born  17 Apr 1792 in Chesterfield, NH. He came to Henderson
with his family and served in the War of 1812 in Capt. Martin Barney's
Company, Col. Clark Allen's 55th NYV militia.  He became a Methodist minister
and moved to Clayton, NY.

He married

ALMEDIA (---). She died 7/9/1869.

Children, BISHOP:

    49     i   CORNELIA BISHOP married RICHARD SHARE

    50    ii   ERWIN K. BISHOP

    51   iii   GOODWIN P. BISHOP

    52    iv   SAMUEL H. BISHOP

    53     v   WILLIAM T. BISHOP

    54    vi   ORISSA D. BISHOP married ELIJAH BOW

    55   vii   JOHN FLETCHER BISHOP

    56  viii   SYLVESTER K. BISHOP

    57    ix   ALBERT A. BISHOP

    58     x   DANIEL A. BISHOP


26.  REV. JOHN FLETCHER BISHOP SR. (son of Rev. LUTHER & ANNA
(CARTER) BISHOP) was born 24 Oct 1809 in Watertown, NY.  He was
ordained a Baptist Preacher in 1830 and moved to Lorraine, NY.  
He died 30 Oct 1859 at Lorraine, and is buried in the Rural Cemetery there.

He married on 30 Sep 1830 in Lorraine, NY

ALLENA BROWN, daughter of Aaron & Betsey (Burpee) Brown.  She was born
25 Dec 1810 in Lorraine and died 11 Sep 1903 in Lorraine.

Children, BISHOP:

    59     i   JUDSON WADE BISHOP married (1) ELLEN HUESTED; 
                                          (2) MARY AXTELL

    60    ii   LUTHER H. BISHOP married ADELINE GILMAN

    61   iii   ANNA ELIZABETH BISHOP married (1) THOMAS ELLERBEE; 
                                 (2) Dr. Rev. ALEXANDER CHAMBLISS

    62    iv   AARON BROWN married (1) ELLEN AMANDA CRUMM; 
                                   (2) MARY GILLETTE

    63     v   ALLENA B. BISHOP married OVID ROLFE

    64    vi   JOHN FLETCHER BISHOP, Jr. married ANN AUGUSTA PHINNEY

    65   vii   CYNTHIA PAMELIA married GEORGE H. GARDNER

    66  viii   FRANCES FLORA VIOLA BISHOP married THOMAS J. BIDWELL

    67    ix   MARY LOUISA BISHOP married ALONZO CUMMINGS

    68     x   LEVI B. BISHOP married LOUISE M. NICHOLS


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