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Jonathan Bishop

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward Bishop, "the Tavern Keeper" and Sarah Bishop
Husband of Abigail Bishop
Father of Gould Bishop; Elizabeth Gould; Sarah Fiske and Abigail Bishop
Brother of Edward Bishop, Ill, Escaped Salem Witch; William Bishop; Samuel Bishop; Sarah Jorden; John Bishop and 5 others

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About Jonathan Bishop

He married ABIGAIL AVERILL in Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts April 9, 1699 at Topsfiled, Essex, MA . Jonathan moved with the rest of the family to Rehoboth. Eventually, the Bishop family became pioneers of Vermont.

Will: 30 SEP 1751 Rehoboth, Bristol, MA •Note: "Will of Jonathan Edwards of Reho., dtd. 30 Sept. 1751, prob. 7 Apr. 1752. Wife Abigail. Son Gould Bishop. Daus. Elizabeth Gould wife of Isaac Gould. Dau. Abigail to rcv. pers. est. along with my wife. Son Gould to be exec. Witns: Thomas Sanforth, John Goff & John Foster [13:104/5]." 2

Death: FEB 1752 in Rehoboth, Bristol, MA 3 •Probate: 7 APR 1752 Rehoboth, Bristol, MA •Note: "Order to Gould Bishop, exec. of est. of Jonathan Bishop of Reho. dtd. 7 Apr. 1752 [13:105]." 2 •Probate: 4 JUL 1752 Rehoboth, Bristol, MA

Note: "Inv. of est. of Jonathan Bishop of Reho., shown by Gould Bishop of Reho., husbandman, his son & exec., apprised 'with Great Difficulty the Executor being So Contrary to other Men Refusing to Shew us what we thought as well as others Did Belong to ye Estate,' dtd. 4 July 1752. Pers. est. 25-12-9; no real est. Apprs: Jonathan Lawrence, Nathaniel Smith & John Jones [13:210/1/2]." 4

Sources:

1.Abbrev: Bristol Abstracts-1 Title: H. L. Peter Rounds, C.G., Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts, Probate Records, 1687-1745 (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.; Baltimore, MD; 1988) Repository: Name: Personal Collection of James B. Bullock Littleton, CO 80120 USA Page: p. 51 Quality: 2 2.Abbrev: Bristol Abstracts-2 Title: H.L. Peter Rounds, C.G., Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts, Probate Records, 1745-1762, Book 2

(Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1988)

Repository: Name: Personal Collection of James B. Bullock Littleton, CO 80120 USA Page: p. 117 Quality: 2 3.Abbrev: Rehoboth VR (Arnold) Title: James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rehoboth, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, 1642-1896 (Narragansett Historical Publishing Co.; Providence, RI; 1897.) Images from Search & Research Publishing Corp CD "Early Vital Records of Bristol County, Massachusetts to about 1850"; Wheat Ridge, CO; 1998. Repository: Name: Personal Collection of James B. Bullock Littleton, CO 80120 USA Page: p. 795, VR 3-358, Rehoboth Deaths Quality: 2 4.Abbrev: Bristol Abstracts-2 Title: H.L. Peter Rounds, C.G., Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts, Probate Records, 1745-1762, Book 2

(Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1988)

Repository: Name: Personal Collection of James B. Bullock Littleton, CO 80120 USA Page: p. 123 Quality: 2 5.Abbrev: Torrey Title: Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1985) Repository: Name: Personal Collection of James B. Bullock Littleton, CO 80120 USA Page: p. 72 6.Abbrev: Beverly VR Title: Vital Records of Beverly, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (Topsfield Historic Society, Topsfield, MA, 1906 Reproduced on CD-ROM by Search & Research Publishing Corp., Wheat Ridge, CO, 1998) Repository: Name: Personal Collection of James B. Bullock Littleton, CO 80120 USA

LDS records: marriage to Abigail Averill July 9, 1699

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Jonathan Bishop's Timeline

1686
1686
Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1699
April 9, 1699
Age 13
Topsfield, Ipswich, Massachuesetts
1703
November 13, 1703
Age 17
Beverly, MA, USA
1706
May 1706
Age 20
Massachusetts, USA
1725
April 7, 1725
Age 39
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
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Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
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