Re: Bishop in Texas
What was your grandfather's name?Was he a son of Benjamin Henry Bishop (1850-1929) and wife Susan Elizabeth Belcher Bishop (1849-1936)?This family of Bishops were from Chambers County, Alabama, but migrated to Killeen, Bell County, Texas, about 1904.They were the parents of 14 children, 13 of which reached adulthood.All but two children migrated to Texas.Their children were:
Augusta Matilda, 1872, married W. L. Carlisle
John Thomas, 1873, married Ida Carlisle
Clarence William, 1875, married Lena Cardwell
Melitta Alzadie, 1877, married Wm. Carey Sims
Laura Alma, 1878, married Alonza J. Fant
George Henry, 1879, married Eula Knowles
Minnie Lee, 1881, married George O. Pool
Barnie V., 1883, died in infancy
Albert C., 1885, married Grace Polk
Walter Green, 1887, married ?
Carrie Elizabeth, 1889, married Charlie Polk
Ewell J., 1891, married Hattie ?
Royal, 1893, married Thelma ?
Eddie, 1898, never married, died in WWI
George Henry Bishop, and Laura Alma Bishop Fant remained in Chambers County, AL.I have MUCH information on this family.