West Virginia Pioneers

Family: George BISHOP / Nancy Ann BOOTHE (F282)

m. 28 Jun 1790


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  • Father | Male
    George BISHOP

    Born  17 Jan 1764  Hagerstown, Washington Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 May 1852  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  28 Jun 1790  [1]  Montgomery Co, VA on the head waters of the Roanoke River  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Hans Johannes BISCHOFF | F2153 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Margaretha OBERMEYER | F2153 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Nancy Ann BOOTHE

    Born  11 Oct 1772  Westchester County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Nov 1852  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Stephen BOOTHE, Jr | F2157 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Nancy Ann COSBY | F2157 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    David Bishop

    Born  Abt 1790  VA or KY Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 May 1873  Roane County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Stephen Bishop

    Born  21 May 1791  Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Aug 1847  Pike County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elizabeth Fletcher | F10047 
    Married  10 Feb 1814  Washington County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Lydia Bishop

    Born  1792  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Feb 1880  Roane County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elijah Taylor | F10037 
    Married  21 Nov 1808  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Margaret Pauline Bishop

    Born  1794  Elk Garden, Russell Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  James Debusk | F23637 
    Married  26 Jan 1835   

    Child 5 | Male
    John E Bishop

    Born  Abt 1796  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Between 1866 and 1868   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Catherine Elizabeth Mutter | F287 
    Married    Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Susanna Utt | F288 
    Married  19 May 1845  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    Nancy Bishop

    Born  Abt 1798  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1876  Pike County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  David Keen | F285 
    Married  Est 1815  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jesse Phillips | F28544 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Male
    Joseph Bishop

    Born  1799   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Female
    Rachel BISHOP

    Born  23 Jun 1801  Pike County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Oct 1883  Roane County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Roane County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Armstead HARPER | F135 
    Married  1817  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Female
    Catherine Bishop

    Born  1806  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1881  Lawrence County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  James Harvey Lester | F284 
    Married  1 Jun 1826  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    William E Bishop, SR

    Born  15 Jun 1810  Elk Garden, Russell Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Polly Justice | F10109 
    Married  15 May 1831  Pike County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Male
    James Bishop

    Born  Abt 1813  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 12 | Female
    Mary Pauline Bishop

    Born  1820  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died    Roane County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Anthony Coon | F10110 
    Married  26 Aug 1846  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 13 | Female
    Sarah Ann Bishop

    Born  Jun 1827  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 14 | Female
    another daughter Bishop

    Born     
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Moses Hunt | F283 
    Married     

    Child 15 | Female
    Margaret Bishop

    Born  Abt 1820  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Silas Isaac Drake | F14579 
    Married     

  • Notes 

    • Virginia Historic Marriage Register
      Implied Marriages of Russell County, Virginia compiled by Mary D Fugate, CGRS; 975.5755 V2f

      (1) Bishop, ____, 26 Aug 1815; Anny, daughter of Stephen Boothe (R:WB3; 145 - Russell Co Will Book 3, page 145)

      (2) Bishop, George; 28 March 1822; Anny, daughter of Stephen Boothe
      (R:DB6:542 - Russell Co Deed Book 6, page 541)

      Virginia, Marriages, 1660-1800
      Name: George Bishop
      Spouse: Nancy Booth
      Marriage Date: 28 Jun 1790
      Marriage Location: Montgomery County, Virginia

      Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
      Name: Nancy Booth
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 28 Jun 1790
      Marriage Place: Montgomery County, Virginia
      Father: Stephen Booth
      Mother: Nancy Booth
      Spouse: George Bishop
      FHL Film Number: 32633
      Reference ID: P 34 [does not give parents for George]

      1810 Russell Co PP Tax list
      Bishop, David
      Bishop, George - 2 tithables

      1830 Pike Co, KY
      George Bishop
      1m 15-20
      1m 30-40
      1m 60-70
      1f 10-15
      1f 50-60

      1850 Jackson County #91-95
      Bishop George 85 M Farmer Md
      Bishop Anna 76 F N York
      Bishop David 60 M Va X Idiotic
      Bishop James 37 M Va X Idiotic
      [Caution: Ancestry transcription shows several more people living in the household, but this is all, and he is not at the bottom of the page so the household is not continued on the next page.]

      Kentucky, Land Grants, 1782-1924
      Grantee: George Bishop
      Number of Acres: 50
      Survey Date: 23 Mar 1831
      County: Pike
      Watercourse: Louisa Fk
      Book Number: Z

      1830 Pike, KY
      George Bishop
      1m 15-20
      1m 30-40
      1m 60-70
      1f 10-15
      1f 50-60

      Birth year based on probable age of 21 on 9-24-1782 when he purchased land in Montgomery Co., Va

      1789-1801 on Personal property tax roll of Montgomery Co., Va

      10-5-1801 George and Ann sold 200 acres from a grant in 1798 for $66.67. D.B. C page 457. Henry Bishop was a witness.

      1819 George and Nancy were living in Russell Co., Va. Her parents had moved there also. George sold a parcel of land in Montgomery Co. Recorded in Russell co D.B. N page 206 and 207

      Family Data Collection - Individual Records
      Name: George Bishop
      Spouse: A Bischoff Nancy
      Parents: J Margaretha Hans
      Birth Place: Frederick County, MD
      Birth Date: 17 Jan 1764
      Marriage Date: 26 Jun 1790
      Death Date: 27 May 1857

      Millennium File
      Name: George Bishop
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 1764
      Birth Place: Maryland, USA
      Marriage Date: 28 Jun 1790
      Father: John Bishop
      Spouse: Ann Boothe
      Children: Rachel Bishop
      Spouse Father: Stephen Boothe

      Roane county WV deaths:
      David Bishop, son of George, age 84; 5/6/1873; b KY, informant Isaac Drake, B-in-law

      1820 Russell Co, VA
      George Bishop ??
      1m 16-26
      1f 0-10
      1 f 16-26
      1 in agriculture

      Stephen Bishop
      2m 0-10
      1m 26-45
      1f 16-26

      George Bishop
      1m 16-26
      2f 10-16
      1f 26-45

  • Sources 
    1. [S89] Fran Green Daniels.