Samuel Bisher

Male 1791 - 1867  (76 years)


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  • Name Samuel Bisher  [1, 2, 3
    Birth 1791  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Birth 21 Sep 1791  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Born 28 Sep 1791  North Hampton County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Male 
    Death 11 Jan 1867  [6
    Died 1 Nov 1867  Ross, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Death 1877  Age 86 Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Occupation 1850, Miller 
    Occupation 1870, Retired farmer 
    Occupation Cooper 
    Buried Pine Grove Cem., Harveyville, Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Person ID I3535  Bishir Family | Samuel & Elizabeth Bisher
    Last Modified 19 May 2016 

    Father Philip Beischer 
    Mother Catharine 
    Family ID F6580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Van Horn,   b. 22 Apr 1801, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1885, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Bef 1819  [5, 9
    Children 
     1. Catherine Bisher,   b. 19 Mar 1819
    +2. William Bisher,   b. 2 Apr 1821, Northhampton Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904  (Age 82 years)
     3. ? Bisher,   b. Between 1821 and 1828
    +4. Abram Bisher,   b. 8 Aug 1823, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1908, Longmont, Boulder Co., Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +5. George Bisher,   b. 24 Nov 1828, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary A. Bisher,   b. Abt 1831,   d. 6 Feb 1885  (Age ~ 54 years)
    +7. Sarah Bisher,   b. Abt 1834, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Anna Bisher,   b. Abt 1836
     9. Josiah Bisher,   b. Abt 1836
     10. Fletcher Bisher,   b. 1839, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     11. Jeriah Bisher,   b. 25 Mar 1842, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1867  (Age 25 years)
     12. Jacob Bisher,   b. Abt 1841
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    BISHER, Samuel headstone, Pine Grove Cemetery, Harveyville, Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania
    BISHER, Samuel headstone, Pine Grove Cemetery, Harveyville, Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania
    Contributed by FindAGrave Contributor, Bryan Winter, btwinter2@yahoo.com

  • Notes 
    • They settled in Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania at a very early period, being one of the pioneer families who were subjected to the hardships of those early times. The family is in Huntington twp. in 1850 and Lake twp. in 1860.

  • Sources 
    1. [S411] 1840 United States Census.

    2. [S418] 1850 Census, Township of Kingston, Luzerne County, PA.

    3. [S446] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).

    4. [S661] Luzerne PA's Master Surname Information List (Yahoo! group).

    5. [S825] Bisher, Paul Harrison II, (http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/b/i/s/Paul-H-Bisher/PDFGENEO1.pdf).

    6. [S278] Internment.net burial record.

    7. [S1609] Correspondence with Carol Hoff, Carol Hoff.

    8. [S1415] FindAGrave Memorials by Bryan Winter for Pine Grove Cem., Luzerne, PA, Bryan Winter.

    9. [S424] World Family Tree vol. 28, ed. 1.