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William Marion Bishir

Male 1834 - 1919  (84 years)


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  • Name William Marion Bishir  [1, 2, 3
    Birth Sep 1834  Lynchburg, Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Born 30 Sep 1834  Martinsville, Clinton Co, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Birth 1835  [7
    Occupation Co. C., 48th Ohio Veteran Vol. Inf. during the Civil War 
    Buried 1919  Lees Summit Historical Cemetery, Lees Summit, Jackson, MO, 582 BLK 9 LOT 3 GRA 6s Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 4 May 1919  Ntl Miltary Home, Leavenworth, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9
    Person ID I1416  Carley Bisher's Ancestry
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2017 

    Father Major Christopher Bishir,   b. 1805, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1883, Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Susannah Hart,   b. 1808, Union Twp., Highland Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1839, Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1827  Highland Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Family ID F374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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  [6, 8, 12, 13
    Children 
    +1. Andrew James Bishir,   b. 11 May 1869, Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1944, Webb City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +2. Nancy "Nanny" A. Bishir,   b. 4 Nov 1871, Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Christopher Philander Bishir,   b. 28 Dec 1873, Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1951, Kansas City, Jackson Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +4. Marietta "Etta" Bishir,   b. 6 May 1876, Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Lees Summit Historical Cemetery, Lees Summit, Jackson, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Willia “Willie” B. Bishir,   b. 5 Aug 1878, Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1970, Kansas City, Jackson Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +6. Artie Susan Bishir,   b. 9 May 1882, Lees Summit, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1962, Lees Summit, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +7. Katherine “Katie” L. Bishir,   b. 2 Aug 1887, Kansas City, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Lees Summit Historical Cemetery, Lees Summit, Jackson, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • His Military records show he was a Sgt. in both Company C, 48th OVI, discharged 26 Nov, 1864 in Cincinnati, and Co. K, 1st U.S. Vet. Vol. discharged 7 Feb 1866 at Harpers Ferry, VA.

      The pension file gives two dates for his marriage: 29 Nov 1867 (from William’s application) and 28 Nov 1867 (from Elizabeth’s application). They were married by Rev. De Mott, a methodist evangelist.

      The family was living in Lees Summit, Missouri in 1870 and 1910. [3, 6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S266] Census 1880 William Marion Bishir Jackson Co., Missiouri.

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

    3. [S482] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003).

    4. [S442] Census 1900 William Marion Bishir Jackson Co., Missouri.

    5. [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.

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

    7. [S827] Bishir bible in the possession of John William Bishir.

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

    9. [S1207] .

    10. [S765] The Descendants of Heth Hart, (http://www.hethhart.com).

    11. [S686] Marriage Records of Highland County, Ohio, McBride, David & Jane, (The Southern Ohio Genealogical Society).

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

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