Henry D Bish

Male26 April 1862–24 December 1928

Brief Life History of Henry D

When Henry D Bish was born on 26 April 1862, in Scotland, Missouri, United States, his father, Joseph N. Bish, was 40 and his mother, Permelia Corrick, was 28. He married Martha Elesbith Faucett on 25 December 1886, in Scotland, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870. He died on 24 December 1928, in Miller Township, Scotland, Missouri, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Richland Cemetery, Hitt, Scotland, Missouri, United States.

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Henry D Bish
Martha Elesbith Faucett
Marriage: 25 December 1886
Mattie Bish

Sources (13)

  • Henry Bish, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Henry D. Bish - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth: 26 April 1862; Scotland, Missouri, United States
  • Henry D Bish, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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  • Marriage
    25 December 1886Scotland, Missouri, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 1

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 19

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Bisch .

    English: topographic name for someone who lived ‘(by the) thicket,’ from Old English (ge)bysce, or from places so named such as Bish Wood in Sussex and Bysshe Court in Surrey.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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