Christopher Philander Bishir

Male 1873 - 1951  (77 years)


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  • Name Christopher Philander Bishir  [1, 2
    Birth 26 Dec 1873  Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Birth 27 Dec 1873  Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Born 28 Dec 1873  Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Feb 1951  Kansas City, Jackson Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 11
    Buried 28 Feb 1951  Lees Summit Historical Cemetery, Lees Summit, Jackson Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Person ID I1477  Bishir Family | Major Christopher & Susanna/Rebecca Bishir
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2017 

    Father William Marion Bishir,   b. 30 Sep 1834, Martinsville, Clinton Co, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1919, Ntl Miltary Home, Leavenworth, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Jane Wood,   b. 13 Jul 1853, Woods Point, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1928, Kansas City, Jackson Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1867  Lee’s Summit, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11, 12
    Family ID F759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eva Taliha Jones,   b. Jul 1879, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1966, Webb City, Jasper Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1896  Webb City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F2103  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Cora May Irvin,   b. Apr 1886, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1901 and 1902, Ponca City, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 14 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1901  Res. of Frisby Irvin, Ponca City, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Children 
    +1. Harvey John Basher,   b. 5 Jun 1900, Ponca City, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1959, Ojo Caliente, Rio Arriba, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F798  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Mary Curtis 
    Married 8 Apr 1910  Probate Court Room, Oswego, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Divorced Abt 24 Apr 1911  [16
    Last Modified 17 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Lilly B. Ward,   b. 18 Jun 1888,   d. 19 Jan 1914  (Age 25 years) 
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F6675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Research: 1880 census shows Philander as female. Christopher P. Bishir lists his next of kin as "A. J. Bishir" of Webb City, Mo on his WW I draft card. The 1900 census lists his birthdate in 1867. He is in Cross, Oklahoma. in 1930 he is in Craig Co., Oklahoma.

      Obituary:

      Widowed Twice.

      Son of William Marion Bishir & Elizabeth Jane (Woods) Bishir.

      Christopher was a Ranchman. He lived at 322 W. Marshall St., El Dorado Springs, MO. Christopher died at 9 p.m. at Kansas City Research after a 1 day stay. He died of Coronary Heart Disease.

  • Sources 
    1. [S827] Bishir bible in the possession of John William Bishir.

    2. [S619] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002).

    3. [S266] Census 1880 William Marion Bishir Jackson Co., Missiouri.

    4. [S503] WWI Draft Registration Card 1918 for Christopher P. Bishir.

    5. [S317] Census 1900 Christopher Philander Bishir.

    6. [S1312] Family Group Sheets filled out by Earl William Bishir for Mary Anna Garman and Theo Garman Wells (probably in the 1950s). Provided by Julie Monson.

    7. [S218] Obituary for Christopher Philander Bishir on FindAGrave, Bubby Joe Eggensperger.

    8. [S70] Death certificate for Christopher Phillander Bishir.

    9. [S405] Pedigree chart from Mary Ann Garman.

    10. [S1653] Civil War pension file for Wm. Marion Bishir.

    11. [S361] Lee's Summit Cemetery Book.

    12. [S562] Census 1910 William Marion Bishir Jackson Co., Missiouri.

    13. [S179] Marriage License for C. P. Bisher & Eva Jones.

    14. [S108] Marriage record for Christopher P. Bishir & Cora May Irvin, "Bonnie L. Johnson" , (Rootsweb Discussion Board Archive for Kay Co. OK).

    15. [S1649] Married - Miss Mary Curtis & C. P. Bishir.

    16. [S1566] District Court.