BISHOP FAMILY FLORIDA PIONEERS
BISHOP FAMILY FLORIDA PIONEERS: This family starts with Chaplain Geoffrey BYSSHOP, born circa 1830 in England. The 7th generation descendant Sir James BISHOP, 1540-1577, in Scotland. Sir James grandson, Sir John BISHOP, born 1612, in Middlesex, England, immigrated to colonies 1635 & died, 1655 in Charles City, Colony of VA. Some descendants moved south into NC, SC, GA, & FL. The 18th generation George Marvin BISHOP, (1730-1804), fought in Rev War with the “Swamp Fox” Gen. Marion in SC. The 23rd descendant, George Marvin BISHOP, (1785-1860), settled in Jefferson Co, FL & Listed 1840/1850 census. Book is hardbound, 8-1/2 x 11 format, fully documented, lot of photos, full name index and contains 278 pages. ISBN: 978-1-938637-50-0. Price: $55.