Glenn Elza Bishir

Glenn Elza Bishir

Male 1880 - 1954  (74 years)

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  • Name Glenn Elza Bishir  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 19 Apr 1880  Pricetown, Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Alternate Name Ezra  [8
    Death 24 May 1934  [7
    Died 24 Apr 1954  Hennepin Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9
    Person ID I705  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2013 

    Father Samuel Bishir,   b. 15 Sep 1822, Hillsboro, Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1900, East Danville, Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Fite,   b. 30 Dec 1844, Pricetown, Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1887  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1865  Brown Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F378  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Francis Cassie,   b. Abt 1885, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1923, Redwood Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married Abt 1902  [5
    Children 
    +1. Glen Roy Bisher,   b. 5 Sep 1907, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1966, Hennepin Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. Dorothy Bishir,   b. Abt Nov 1908, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Living
     4. Oakley Wilson Bishir,   b. Abt 1914, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1947  (Age ~ 33 years)
     5. Russell W. Bishir,   b. 14 Sep 1915, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1960  (Age 45 years)
    +6. Living
     7. Lloyd Bishir,   b. Abt 1923, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1954, Ritzville, Adams Co., Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)
    Last Modified 12 May 2019 
    Family ID F400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Esther Othilia Nordale,   b. 12 Mar 1888, Minneapolis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1963, Minneapolis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1926  [4
    Children 
    +1. Benhard Wilhelm Bishir,   b. 15 Jan 1927, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1966, Houston, Harris Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     2. Merwin Timothy Bishir,   b. 4 Aug 1929, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1987, Hennepin Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 12 May 2019 
    Family ID F402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    BISHIR, Elza
    BISHIR, Elza
    Contributed by Randy Wilson
    It appears Elza was a member of the Populist Party, notice the William Jennings Bryan button on his coat. "You shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold."
    Bishir, Samuel and Mary (Fite), Children of
    Bishir, Samuel and Mary (Fite), Children of
    Back row, L to R: Samuel Harley, Albert, Elza, Henry, Walter, William Sherman Bishir. Front row, L to R: Fannie, Nora, Tussie Emma, Jamima, Rachel M.
    Photo contributed by Randy Wilson

  • Notes 
    • Elza lived in Minneapolis in 1941 and in St. Paul in 1948. [8, 11]

  • Sources 
    1. [S879] Correspondence with Randy Wilson, Family Bible.

    2. [S592] Census 1920 Elza Bishir MN.

    3. [S331] Census 1900 Elza and Harley Bishir Ford IL.

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

    5. [S589] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).

    6. [S451] WWI Draft Registration Card 1917 Elza Bishir.

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

    8. [S1025] Obituary for Mrs. Emma Brunner.

    9. [S4] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001).

    10. [S1473] Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958.

    11. [S1026] Obituary for Walter Bishir.