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William Bishop

William Bishop

Male 1828 - 1921  (92 years)

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  • Name William Bishop 
    Born 15 Jul 1828  Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 3 Aug 1828  Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 31 Mar 1855  Liverpool, , Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Move 5 May 1855  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Move 1 Jul 1855  Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Move 25 Sep 1855  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    FamilySearch ID KWNK-RKR 
    Died 21 May 1921  Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: "myocarditis, chronic" 
    Buried 24 May 1921  Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I16468  Our Genes
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2016 

    Father John Bishop,   b. 3 Feb 1785, Welshpool, , Montgomery, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1838, Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Catherine Evans,   b. 30 Oct 1792, Castle Caereinion, , Montgomery, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1849, Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 8 May 1813  Berriew, , Montgomery, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F9517  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Pocock,   c. 2 Jun 1833, Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 8 Feb 1852  Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Bishop,   b. 12 Feb 1853, Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Biological]
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2007 
    Family ID F9157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Harriet Morris,   b. 2 Nov 1839, Barrowden, , Rutlandshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1919, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1863  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Harriet Louise Bishop,   b. 12 Jul 1864, Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1935, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Biological]
     2. Catherine Bishop,   b. 12 Dec 1865, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1875, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)  [Biological]
     3. William John Bishop,   b. 5 Mar 1867, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1875, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)  [Biological]
     4. James Morris Bishop,   b. 10 Feb 1869, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1869, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Biological]
     5. Maria Jane Bishop,   b. 22 Jan 1871, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1875, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)  [Biological]
    +6. Robert Morris Bishop,   b. 15 Dec 1873, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1959, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Biological]
     7. Emma Bishop,   b. 6 Mar 1876, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1959, Avon, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Biological]
    +8. Mary Annie Bishop,   b. 18 Sep 1879, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1949, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Biological]
    +9. Richard Morris Bishop,   b. 29 Jul 1881, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1946, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Biological]
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2007 
    Family ID F9158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jul 1828 - Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 3 Aug 1828 - Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Feb 1852 - Shrewsbury, , Shropshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 31 Mar 1855 - Liverpool, , Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - 5 May 1855 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - 1 Jul 1855 - Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - 25 Sep 1855 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Sep 1863 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: "myocarditis, chronic" - 21 May 1921 - Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 May 1921 - Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    William Bishop 1919
    William Bishop 1919
    Photograph of William Bishop, son of John Bishop and Catherine Evans. This photograph was taken ca. 1919 when William was 91 years of age. William is the son of John Bishop and Catherine Evans and was born in 1828 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. A digital copy of this photograph was provided by Jessie Bishop…
    William Bishop and Harriet Morris at Paradise, Utah Gathering
    William Bishop and Harriet Morris at Paradise, Utah Gathering
    William Evans Bishop (b. 15 Jul 1828 in Shrewsbury, England) and Harriet Morris (b. 2 Nov 1839 in Barrowden, England) at a gathering in Paradise, Utah.
    William Bishop on Pioneer Day 1915
    William Bishop on Pioneer Day 1915
    Pioneer Day photograph of William Bishop. William was a pioneer when he immigrated to Utah from England in 1855 at the age of 27 years old.
    William Bishop and Mary Pocock 1852 Wedding Photograph
    William Bishop and Mary Pocock 1852 Wedding Photograph
    William Bishop and Mary Pocock's wedding photograph likely taken on 8 Feb 1852 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.

    Documents
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 3 Apr 1866
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 3 Apr 1866
    James Bishop's (b. 1831, Shrewsbury, England) April 3, 1866 letter to his brother John Bishop (b. 1813, Berriew, Wales); James was living in Paradise, UT.
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 5 Jul 1872
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 5 Jul 1872
    James Bishop’s (b. 1831, Shrewsbury, England) July 5, 1872 letter to his brother John Bishop (b. 1813, Berriew, Wales); James was living in Paradise, UT.
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 15 Apr 1872
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 15 Apr 1872
    James Bishop's (b. 1831, Shrewsbury, England) April 15, 1872 letter to his brother John Bishop (b. 1813, Berriew, Wales); James was living in Paradise, UT.
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 15 Jan 1868
    James Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 15 Jan 1868
    James Bishop's (b. 1831, Shrewsbury, England) January 15, 1868 letter to his brother John Bishop (b. 1813, Berriew, Wales) conveying life in Paradise, UT.
    Mary Jane Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 6 Apr 1876
    Mary Jane Bishop Letter to John Bishop - 6 Apr 1876
    Mary Jane Bishop Price's (b. 1818, Berriew, Wales) April 6, 1876 letter to her brother John Bishop informing him of her life, family, and children.
    Elizabeth Bishop 1853 Birth Entry
    Elizabeth Bishop 1853 Birth Entry
    Birth entry of Elizabeth Bishop; Elizabeth was born to William Bishop and Mary Pocock on 12 Feb 1853 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.
    William Bishop 1828 Birth and Baptism Record
    William Bishop 1828 Birth and Baptism Record
    A digital image of William Bishop's birth and baptism record; William was born on 15 Jul 1828 and baptized on 3 Aug 1828 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.
    Harriet Louise Bishop 1935 Death Certificate
    Harriet Louise Bishop 1935 Death Certificate
    Harriet Louise Bishop's death certificate. Harriet passed away on 27 May 1935 at age 70 years old in Logan, Cache, Utah due to "chronic cardio-renal disease".
    Richard Morris Bishop 1946 Death Certificate
    Richard Morris Bishop 1946 Death Certificate
    Richard Morris Bishop's death certificate. Richard passed away on 25 Sep 1946 at age 65 years old in Ogden, Weber, Utah due to "sarcomatosis".
    William Bishop and Mary Pocock 1852 Marriage
    William Bishop and Mary Pocock 1852 Marriage
    Certified copy of an entry of marriage for William Bishop and Mary Pocock. William and Mary were married on 8 Feb 1852 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.
    William Bishop 1921 Death Certificate
    William Bishop 1921 Death Certificate
    William Bishop's death certificate. William passed away on 21 May 1921 at age 92 years old in Paradise, Cache, Utah due to "myocarditis, chronic".

    Headstones
    William Bishop and Harriet Morris Headstone
    William Bishop and Harriet Morris Headstone
    William Bishop (b. 15 Jul 1828 in Shrewsbury, England) and Harriet Morris (b. 2 Nov 1839 in Barrowden, England) headstone in the Paradise Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S684] Family Records: Garrison, Mary Jean, Garrison, Mary Jean; compiler, (GEDCOM file dated 7 Apr 2008) (Reliability: 3), 25 May 2008.

    2. [S515] Death Certificate: Bishop, William Evans, Utah State Archives (Reliability: 4), 11 Sep 2007.

    3. [S2] Ancestral File: CD-ROM, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Version 4.19. Data as of 5 Jan 1998.) (Reliability: 0), Bef 16 Jul 2002.

    4. [S505] Family Records: Lewis, Jessie Bishop, Lewis, Jessie Bishop; compiler, (GEDCOM File, 21 May 2007) (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 2007.
      [Registration District] Shrewsbury, 1852 [Marriage solemnized at] the Register Office [in the District of] Shrewsbury [in the] County of Salop [No.] 141 [When Married] Eighth day of February 1852 [Name and Surname] William Bishop [Age] 21 years [Condition] Bachelor [Rank or Profession] Labourer [Residence at the Time of Marriage] Canal Buildings, Shrewsbury [Father's Name and Surname] John Bishop [Rank or Profession of Father] Labourer [Name and Surname] Mary Pocock [Age] 18 years [Condition] Spinster [Rank or Profession] - [Residence at the Time of Marriage] Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury [Father's Name and Surname] William Pocock [Rank or Profession of Father] Labourer [Married in the] Register Office [This marriage was solemnized between us] X - the mark of William Bishop, X - the mark of Mary Pocock [in the presence of us] John Manford, Harriet Clayton
      Certified copy of marriage certificate

    5. [S2] Ancestral File: CD-ROM, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Version 4.19. Data as of 5 Jan 1998.) (Reliability: 0), Bef 6 May 2002.