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John Bishop, Jr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England
Death: Died in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Bishop, of Guilford and Anne Bishop
Husband of Susannah Bishop
Father of Mary Hodgkin Johnson Field; Susannah Blatchley; John Bishop; Elizabeth Scranton; Daniel Bishop and 4 others
Brother of Mary Hubbard (Bishop); Anne Jordan; Sarah Chatfield; Stephen Bishop; Bethia Steele and 1 other

Managed by: Jonathan William Shea
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About John Bishop, Jr.

"Came with his parents to America 1639. The date and place of his birth is not known. [...] John Bishop was rated as a "freeman" in 1650. He was a man very positive in his convictions and earnest in the cause of what he deemed right; a man far ahead of his time in matters of religion. He was strongly opposed to the union of church and state, and although positive in his speecha and actions, was often called upon to hold offices in the town and seemes to have and to hold the confidence of the majority of the people. He resided in the east part of town now called Madison." taken from the Bishop Genealogy. -------------------- Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts by William Richard Cutter, pg. 1687

"John Bishop, son of John Bishop (1), was born about 1625 in England. He married, at Guilford, Connecticut, December 13, 1650, Susannah, daughter of Henry Goldham, of Guilford. She died November 1, 1703, and he died October 1, 1683. Children born at Guilford: 1. Mary, September 20, 1652; married John Hodgkin. 2. John, 1655; mentioned below. 3. Susannah, 1657; married Moses Blatchley. 4. Elizabeth, 1660; married John Scranton. 5. Daniel, 1663; married Hannah Bradley. 6. Nathaniel, 1666; married Mercy Hughes. 7. Samuel, October 23, 1670; married Abigail Witmoor. 8. Sarah, January 22, 1674. 9. Abigail, January 25, 1681; married Samuel Lee." -------------------- "Lived in Guilford, Conn."

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John Bishop, Jr.'s Timeline

1625
1625
London, Middlesex, England
1650
December 13, 1650
Age 25
Guilford, CT
1652
September 20, 1652
Age 27
Guilford,New Haven,CT
1657
1657
Age 32
Guilford, New Haven, CT, USA
1659
1659
Age 34
Guilford, New Haven, CT
1660
1660
Age 35
Guilford, CT
1663
December 8, 1663
Age 38
Guilford, New Haven Colony
1666
1666
Age 41
Guilford, Connecticut, United States
1670
October 24, 1670
Age 45
Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
1674
January 22, 1674
Age 49
Guilford,New Haven,CT