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Samuel A and Sarah (Via) Bishop Family


                Information extracted from:

    Inscriptions in Bethel Cemetery, Montgomery County, Missouri
       Compiled by Mary Melissa Frank and Pauline Pittenger
            Date of recording:  30 May 1966

Bethel Cemetery lies in the center of Section 20, Township 49N, Range 6W, in
Montgomery County, Missouri.  It is reached by traveling west out of Montgomery
City for four miles, then about one and one half miles in a northwestern
direction (road angles), then north (crooked road) about one mile further.

Notes:  * indicates no monument but person is most likely buried there.

Section A

Row 1

1 WALKER Robert A, 1839-1916
    Aurelia F, 1841-1914

Row 2

1 WALKER Payne L, Dec 9 1889 - age 11y 9m 7d, son RA and AF Walker
2 WALKER Frank A, Jul 16 1881 - age 5y 10m 2d, son RA and AF Walker
3 WALKER Arthur T, Feb 15 1864 - Feb 14 1894, age 29y 11m 27d, son RA and AF Walker

Row 3

1 BISHOP Pauline, Aug 24 1907 - Nov 9 1907, dau LE and Ethel Bishop
2 WALKER "Infant", Aug 10 1891 - Aug 11 1891, son EF and Mary Walker
* WALKER Euel, infant son EL reported buried
* BISHOP,  daughter LE and Ethel Bishop reported buried
3 WALKER "Infant", Sep 28 1873 - age 3m 10d, dau DT and CJ Walker
4 WALKER Cynthia J, May 17 1874 - age 37y 1m 20d, wife DT Walker
5 WALKER Daniel Thomas, Sep 17 1883 - age 51y 10m 27d

Row 4

1 BISHOP Howell, 1891 -
    Minnie, 1892 - Apr 1 1962
2 WALKER EF, Feb 1 1856 - Nov 18 1928
    Mary C, Jan 5 1862 - Apr 1 1914, his wife
3 WALKER Emmett T, Jun 16 1861 - Sep 8 1912
    Ella M, Feb 10 1866 - Mar 20 1955, nee Oliver
4 WALKER Ona V, Aug 24 1886 - Dec 22 1893, age 7y 3m 27d, dau ET and EM Walker

Section B

Row 1

1 OLIVER Tyra Lee, Oct 13 1863 - Jan 29 1945
    Minnie B, Jul 2 1866 - Mar 6 1959, his wife
2 WALKER Obbie W, Jun 2 1891 -
    Rosalie D, May 22 1897 - Jan 25 1943

Row 2

1 WALKER Doren G, May 6 1879 - Sep 14 1902, son GI and DD Walker
2 WALKER Ira W, Feb 19 1877 - May 22 1897, son GI and DD Walker
3 WALKER George I,  Feb 11 1845 - Oct 20 1921
    Darthula D, Jul 15 1849 - Jan 11 1897, his wife

Row 3

1 MAUPIN VD, Jun 4 1820 - Jan 23 1892, age 71y 7m 19d, born Albemarle Co Va
2 MAUPIN Chas D, Oct 13 1819 - Nov 5 1895, age 76y 22d, born Albemarle Co, Va
3 MAUPIN Chester O, Dec 26 1897, age 3d, children AE and OH Maupin
    "Infant", Dec 10 1899, son
4 MAUPIN "Infant", Jun 17 1902, dau AE and OH Maupin
5 MAUPIN Oswin H, 1857 - 1924
    Annie E , 1870 - 1918, "Lizzie" his wife

Row 4

1 FISH "Infant", [reported to be infant with family name Fish]
2 FISH MH, 1839 - 1925
    Susan A, Apr 14 1855 - Nov 10 1893, his wife
* , [space for 2 or 3 graves; one may be Walker Fish]
3 WALKER William D, Jul 7 1880 - Jun 22 1938  [son Wm N and Mattie Walker - Obbie Walker]
4 WALKER William N, 1851 - 1935
    Mattie E, 1853 - 1918 wife,  [nee Maupin]
5 WALKER Lewellen O, May 6 1877 - age 15y 10m 10d, son John O and Mary A Walker
6 WALKER John C, Jul 14 1828 - Sep 28 1869  [parents of Lewellen and Wm N Walker - Obbie Walker]
    Mary A, Mar 20 1833 - Mar 21 1910, his wife

Row 5

1 WALKER "Infant", Feb 10 1882, dau WN and Mattie E Walker
2 WALKER Dimmie, Sept 3 1878 - age 3m 5d, son Wm N and ME Walker
3 HAYDEN Wilford Hayden, 1812 - 1899  [parents of Mrs Sam Bishop - Obbie Walker]
    Senie, 1821 - 1920, his wife
4 MCCORD Ada, Jan 6 1898 - age 15y, dau Fannie and Edward McCord
*   [Pat McCord who was grandmother of Ada is buried in this location - Obbie Walker]

Row 6

1 HUNTER OE, Jul 24 1858 - Dec 26 1936, age 78y 5m 25d
2 OLIVER CC, Apr 11 1851 - May 18 1921
    Bettie, Oct 9 1847 - , his wife
*   [unmarked grave]
3 OLIVER Matilus J, Oct 16 1874, age 57y 9m 23d
    [many unmarked graves in this section]
4 KELLY Williamson, Jan 14 1807 - Feb 2 1886
    Eliza B, Oct 30 1796 - Dec 18 1875
    [many unmarked graves in this section'
5 BISHOP "Infant", Aug 21 1894, son SC and Alice Bishop
6 BISHOP Samuel Calvin, 1849 - 1931
    Alice Hayden, 1854 - 1950
    [infants of Samuel and Alice Bishop buried here]

Row 7

1 HUDSON Daniel B, Mar 13 1901, age 74y 1m 23d
2 HUDSON Elizabeth, Jan 4 1900, age 66y 17d, wife DB Hudson
3 BENTLEY Annie E, Jul 11 1877, age 4y 5m 29d, dau RW and EB Bentley
    [also infant daughter, Nov 6 1877]
    [wide space here]
4 BISHOP "Infant", Sep 5 1905 - Sep 6 1905, daus WG and Mary V Bishop
    "Infant", Aug 19 1902 - Aug 29 1902

Row 8

1 HUDSON Valentine, 1824 - Mar 1 1884
    Bettie, Nov 7 1841 - May 27 1910, his wife
2 HUDSON Reuben AR, Apr 21 1873 - Oct 18 1918

Row 9

1 HAYES Irene, Nov 21 1882 - age 2m 16d, dau ZT and Lizzie Hayes
2 MCCORMACK Barbary E, Aug 4 1872 - Sep 9 1891, wife WO McCormack  [nee Hayes]

Section C

Row 1

    [a wide space which may contain unmarked graves]
1 MAUPIN Mary Davis, 1880 - 1916  [nee Maupin, died as Mrs Irving Davis; dau WB and JF Maupin]
2 MAUPIN WB, Feb 2 1851 - Sep 2 1911
    Julia F, Oct 27 1855 - May 16 1911, his wife  [nee Harrison]
3 MAUPIN Harry L, Dec 31 1887 - Sep 30 1909, son WB and JF Maupin
4 HARRISON John P, 1857 - 1930
5 CLEMENT Fred S, age 15y 4m 12d, son OW and LJ Clement

Row 2

1 CLEMENT Champ Clark, Mar 22 1911 - Sep 10 1912, son CE and ES Clement  [nee Ellen Minter]
    Roy Paul, Dec 8 1910 - Feb 17 1911, son CE and ES Clement
2 BAILEY Ann R, Jul 21 1896 - age 74y
3 DAVIS Clayborn, May 29 1811 - Dec 28 1901, age 90y, 3m, 1d
4 DAVIS James H, Jan 15 1862 - Feb 8 1829, son Cary J and Martha A Davis  [not married]
5 DAVIS Cary J, Feb 7 1837 - May 11 1896
    Martha A, Mar 23 1840 - Jan 31 1929, his wife
6 WARD Kenneth Wayne, Oct 27 1934 - Jan 3 1965, [son Samuel L and Nellie Peery Laird Ward]
7 BISHOP Harry S, 1889 - 1964 [son Samuel Calvin and Alice Hayden Bishop]
    Aliva, 1893 - , his wife [dau Leonard and ? Clement]
8 JOHNSON William L, Aug 6 1881 - age 45y 1m 12d
9 PRICE Ida, Aug 19 1879, age 23y 9m 2d, wife of Jaret Harris, Jr

Row 3

1 MUDD Charles E, [son Pierson and Olia Davis Mudd]
2 DAVIS* Glen D, Dec 13 1940 - Mar 28 1965, [son George W and Iva Turpin Davis]
3 DAVIS Joseph T, Jan 11 1927 - Sep 23 1952, [son George W and Iva Turpin Davis]
4 DAVIS Thomas C, May 12 1848 - April 15 1915, [parents of George W Davis]
    Mary J, Apr 7 1857 - Oct 7 1921, his wife
5 STUART F Addie, 1903 - 1954  [nee Higgambotham]
    [unmarked spaces]
6 TALMADGE Belle S, 1890 - 1940  [nee Smith]
7 SMITH Sarah E, May 16 1849 - Dec 16 1909, age 61y 7m
    [spaces; RJ Smith said to be buried here]
8 DICKEY Edward, Jun 21 1844 - Feb 17 1900, age 55y 7m 26d
    MJ, May 15 1849 - , his wife
9 WARD Lillie D, May 23 1873 - Dec 15 1937, [dau Cary J and Martha Davis]
    James A, Jul 6 1858 - Jun 24 1940  [known as Allen]
10 WARD Bettie Ann, May 23 1833 - Aug 29 1925  [dau of William Ward]
11 WARD William, May 19 1902 - age 71y 10m 15d
12 WARD Saml T, Sep 9 1865 - Jan 11 1890
13 ? WC, [broken marker with initials WC]
14 CHRISTIAM Wm, Jun 1 1891 - age 20y
15 BOSWELL WP, Jul 21 1896 - age 37y 5m 25d
    Mattie B, Feb 3 1900 - age 34y 10m 23d, his wife
16 POINDEXTER Frank G, 1887 -
    Lena A, 1893 - 1955  [nee Mitchell]
17 POINDEXTER "Infants", of Frank and Lena Poindexter  [three small graves]

Row 4

1 WARD Sybyl J, Sep 9 1940 - Jul 12 1941, dau Clarence and Iola (Powell) Ward
*   [reported to be grave of a brother of EE Norris]
2 NORRIS Ernest E, Sep 20 1881 - age 1y 1m 18d, son BG and Maggie Norris
3 NORRIS Nellie M, Feb 5 1896 - age 6y 10m 24d, dau M and BG Norris
    [wide space at this location]
4 OLIVER Minnie Price, Jul 25 1883 - May 9 1944  [dau WS and Lucy Ward Oliver; later life wife of Milton Oliver]
5 OLIVER WS "Bill", 1855 - 1931
    Lucy M, wife, 1855 - 1923, his wife  [nee Ward]
6 POWELL Mattie I, Oct 21 1886 - Jan 12 1957  [dau WS and Lucy M Oliver]
    Claraence C, Nov 27 1884 - Jun 22 1964, [son John and ___ Powell]
7 POWELL "Infant", Oct 15 1909, child Clarence C and MI Powell
8 OLIVER Sarah V, Apr 23 1827 - Jun 17 1904, his wife & grandmother of Obbie Walker
    Shelton A, Jun 1 1822 - Oct 3 1882, age 60y 4m 2d
9 POINDEXTER EC, Mar 15 1851 - Aug 29 1914
    Mary E, Mar 5 1888 - age 30y 4d, his wife
10 SPANE Susie T, Sep 13 1870 - Sep 15 1885, dau JN and Lucy Spane
11 BISHOP A Pauline, Mar 10 1905 - May 14 1911, dau SC and Susie Bishop
    [Obbie Walker stated that this placed here by mistake;  that Edward Jarvis was
    buried here and Pauline Bishop was buried elsewhere in the cemetery]

Row 5

    [North end, wide space. It is possible unmarked graves are here]
1 HIGGENBOTHAM Tom W, 1871 - 1921
    Maud H, 1879 - 1959  [dau Thomas C and Mary J Davis]
    [another space]
2 HANCOCK Nancy A, Feb 1 1849 - Feb 15 1910, his wife
    TF, 1845 - 1928
3 BISHOP Orrin O, 1866 - 1950
    Alpharetta, 1872 - 1944  [dau TF and Nancy Hancock]
    [wide space]
4 NORRIS BH, Apr 9 1900 - age 51y
5 NORRIS John T, Dec 19 1845 - Apr 21 1879
    [space - unmarked grave]
6 KINDIG Anna Mae, 1881 - 1922
    [very wide space; Obbie Walker stated two graves here
    are son of JG and Sally Brown and dau of JG and Sally Brown]
7 BROWN Joseph G, Sep 22 1850 - Dec 14 1912
    Sallie J Barker, Nov 15 1851 - Apr 14 1935
8 ORGAN Mary J, 1825 - 1900
    James, Jan 5 1828 - Jul 30 1899
9 ORGAN James A, Sep 17 1854 - age 25y 6m 14d
10 BISHOP Amanda L, May 11 1882 - age 23y 10m 21d  [wife of John Bishop]
    [space, probably two unmarked graves]
11 JONES John H, Jun 20 1820 - Jul 6? 1881 - age 61y 10d
12 HAYES Elizabeth, 1848 - 1940
    Zachary T, 1848 - 1940
13 HAYES Ora Attie, 1879 -  [Miss Att]  [daus Zachary T and Elizabeth Hayes]
    Alverdia T, 1885 -  [Miss Doll]

Row 6

1 FRANK Vera Arline, Apr 26 1922 - Apr 29 1922  [infant dau CC and Mary Sturgeon Frank]
2 BROOKS Lula E, Jan 13 1883 - Jul 8 1963  [dau Wm and DJ Zumault]
    Luther E, Aug 31 1873 - Feb 20 1950  [son Steven and J Brooks]
3 BISHOP DA, Jul 1 1883 - age 27y 26d  [Dave Bishop]
4 BISHOP Sarah Willie, Jul 23 1878 - Mar 1 1953  [nee Hudson, wife of Eliud Bishop; married to E Harmon later life]
5 BISHOP Elliud A, Mar 14 1874 - Jun 28 1923
6 WORRELL Glen G, Dec 27 1927 - Jul 8 1945  [grandson Elliud and Willie Bishop]
    [space sufficient for about 3 graves]
7 HENSLEY Olie Myrtle, Feb 19 1887 - Oct 26 1963  [dau Zachary and Elizabeth Hayes]
    Robert Lee, Jul 19 1875 - Oct 14 1961

Row 7

1 PITTS Ira M, Jun 6 1877 - Oct 23 1960
2 PITTS Daisy E, 1891 - 1958  [nee Harrison - wife of Ira McDonald Pitts, dau RP and Lucy Harrison]
3 HARRISON Orema, [no dates - wife of Wm Frank Harrison]
4 PITTS Ruby H, Auc 15 1923 - Aug 20 1927  [daus Ira M and Daisy E Pitts]
    Lilly L, Jan 6 1933 - Feb 2 1933
5 HARRISON Wm Frank, 1895 - 1943  [son RP and Lucy Harrison]
6 HARRISON RP, 1860 - 1920
    Lucy M, 1868 - 1948  [wife - nee Hudson]
7   [undertaker's marker, rusted and illegible]
8 JONES Juanita A, [dates illegible, undertaker's marker]
*   [no marker but known that Jim Cotlander buried here]
9 WHIPPLE Edgar S, 1878 - 1952
    Mamie M, 1891 - 1940
    [wide space - room for six or seven graves]
10 ZUMAULT WM, Dec 15 1849 -
    Dulcina J, Sep 19 1850 - Jan 11 1909, age 58y 3m 23d  [nee Jane Brown]
    [space]
11 MCCORD Infant dau, May 18 1890  [children of Wm and LC McCord]
    Eva May, May 13 1896 - age 6y
    [wide space]
12 BARKER Bishop M, Jul 15 1895 - Jan 7 1933
13 BARKER Thomas L, 1856 - 1929
    Lydia A, 1860 - 1943
14 BISHOP Rosebud, Aug 25 1925 - Aug 29 1925  [dau Howell and Minnie Bishop nee Harris]

Row 8

1 BROWN Herle O, Jan 12 1920 - Mar 23 1920, [dau Robert L and Sadie Brooks Brown; granddau
    George W and Elizabeth Wright Brown]
2 BROWN Bessie Medley, Sep 6 1890 - Oct 11 1890  [dau GW and Lizzie Brown]
    [two unmarked graves - presumable infants of GW and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Brown]
3 BROWN Elizabeth Wright, Apr 3 1857 - Jul 6 1932
    George W, Dec 16 1855 - Sep 19 1933
4 BISHOP John D, Feb 11 1881 - Dec 31 1965  [son SC and Alice Hayden Bishop]
    Lottie, Jan 5 1883 - May 19 1915  [wife and dau GW and Lizzie Brown]