#14. Sherman Oliver Bishop

Sherman Oliver Bishop

B 9 October 1867  |  Atlantic, IA, USA

D 15 December 1928  |  Atlantic, IA, USA

M 22 October 1887 (Jennie Beckett)  |  Atlantic, IA, USA

M 15 September 1897 (Cornelia Wallace)  |  Atlantic, IA, USA

M 27 September 1905 (Eliza Helena Woche)  |  Atlantic, IA, USA



Sherman was married 3 times. Spouses included Jennie Bickett, Cornelia Wallace, and Eliza Helena Woche. Children of Sherman and Corneila were Clella Bishop, Harold Bishop, and Merwin Bishop. Children of Sherman and Eliza were Esther Rosetta Bishop, Carl Bishop, Dorothy Bishop, Donald Bishop, and Melvin Bishop.


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1930 Census
Census

1930 Census

Indicating Eliza H. (48), Carl A. (21), Dorothy E. (16), Donald H. (16), Melvin H. (9), Clella A. - stepdaughter (31). Sherman has passed away by the taking of this census.

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 11 August 2014
1920 Census
Census

1920 Census

Listing Sherman Bishop (52) - Head, Eliza (38) - Wife, Clella (21) - Daughter, Harold (20) - Son, Merwyn (17) - Son, Esther (13) - Daughter, Carl (11) - Son, Donald (5) - Son, Dorothy (5) - Daughter, and Harman Keffer (boarder). Sherman's father's place of birth is listed as Indiana and his mother's place of birth is listed as Maine. Sherman is listed as a farmer who owns his own farm.

District: 51, Sheet Number and Letter: 4A, Household ID: 68, Line Number: 19, Affiliate Name: NARA, Affiliate Publication Number: T625, GS Film number: 1820481, Digital Folder Number: 004300683, Image Number: 00609

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 11 August 2014
1910 Census
Census

1910 Census

Listing S.O. Bishop, 42; Eliza, 28; Clella, 11; Harold, 10; Merwin, 8; Esther, 3; Carl, 1; and servant, Roy Wallace.

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 15 August 2014
1905 Census
Census

1905 Census

Listing Sherman Bishop, Atlantic, IA; Clella R. Bishop, Atlantic, IA; Harold A Bishop, Atlantic, IA; Merwin W. Bishop, Atlantic, IA.

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 11 August 2014
1905 Census
Census

1905 Census, Individual Card

Listing Sherman Bishop, Atlantic, IA, farmer, widowed, 37

GS Film Number: 001430317 , Digital Folder Number: 007486165 , Image Number: 01787

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 11 August 2014
1900 Census
Census

1900 Census

Listing Sherman Bishop, 33, Cornie Bishop, 30, Clella Bishop, 2, Alden Bishop, 1, Cameron Lewis, Servant, and Woodrow Wallace, brother-in-law.

District: 49, Sheet Number and Letter: 6A, Household ID: 98, Line Number: 33, Affiliate Name: NARA, Affiliate Publication Number: T623, GS Film Number: 1240422, Digital Folder Number: 004120100, Image Number: 00431

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 15 August 2014
1885 Census
Census

1885 Census

Listing Lewis C. Bishop, 66; Lucy H. Bishop, 60; Lewis A. Bishop, 19; and Sherman Bishop, 17.

Family Number: 105 , Line Number: 15 , GS Film number: 1021449 , Digital Folder Number: 004539577 , Image Number: 00030

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 14 August 2014
1880 Census
Census

1880 Census

Listing Sherman Bishop, 12, son; Lewis Bishop, 14, son; Lucy Bishop, 54, wife, and Lewis Bishop, 62. Lewis is listed as a farmer with his birthplace as Iowa, his father's as Ohio, and his mother from Maine.

District: 34, Sheet Number and Letter: 551A, GS Film Number: 1254331, Digital Folder Number: 004240676, Image Number: 00065

Added by Michael D. Ketchum 14 August 2014
1900 Census  1900 Census

Listing Sherman Bishop, 33, Cornie Bishop, 30, Clella Bishop, 2, Alden Bishop, 1, Cameron Lewis, Servant, and Woodrow Wallace, brother-in-law.
District: 49, Sheet Number and Letter: 6A, Household ID: 98, Line Number: 33, Affiliate Name: NARA, Affiliate Publication Number: T623, GS Film Number: 1240422, Digital Folder Number: 004120100, Image Number: 00431

Jennie Beckett Bishop Obituary  Jennie Beckett Bishop Obituary

Indicating Mrs. Bishop's passing shortly after surgery.

Wedding Announcement for Sherman Bishop and Cornelia Wallace  Newspaper Wedding Announcement for Sherman Oliver Bishop and Cornelia Wallace

Newspaper article indicating both application for marriage license and their departure to Springville, NE for their honeymoon.

Newspaper Announcement for Sherman Bishop Public Sale January 31, 1894  Newspaper Announcement for Sherman Bishop Public Sale

January 31, 1894 announcement of February 1, Bishop Farm Sale

Bishop History by Esther Bishop  Bishop and Staadt History by Esther Bishop

A Bishop History written by my great aunt, Esther Rosetta Bishop Karstensen.

Sherman Oliver Bishop Obituary  Sherman Oliver Bishop Obituary

Sherman Oliver Bishop's obituary, 9 October 1867 - 15 December 1928. Buried at the Atlantic Cemetary, Atlantic, IA.

Sherman Oliver Story by Mrs. Harold Bishop  Sherman Oliver Story by Mrs. Harold Bishop

A Sherman Oliver Bishop biography written by Mrs. Harold Bishop, the wife of Sherman's oldest son in 1964.

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