Martha Caroline Bishop is my 3rd great grandmother and she is pretty much the dead end on this line of my tree. This is what I know:
Born: 2/3/1828 in Kentucky Died: 2/6/1865 in Missouri
Her parents I believe were Allen Bishop (no dates) and Lindsey (could be either the first or last name, but inclined to say last.
She was one of six children including: William, Mary (married to Al Cobb, both deaths in Deepwater, Missouri), Male Bishop served and died in the civil war for the Union, Melvin (disappeared and assumed dead, married to Hurley?), and James.
Married: Thomas Goode Cock 1824-1897, in Benton, Missouri on 9/27/1847.
They had nine children: George B., William E., Mary Temperance (my 2nd great grandmother), Frances Maria, Sarah, Lucy A., Emma S., Laura, and Martha.
1860 Census: Springfield, Missouri 7 kids
Died and was buried in Osage City, Henry County, Missouri.