This working collection of information attempts to determine the several different Bishop family lines in New Jersey. Using this technique of gathering information about such lines, it is hoped that we Bishop researchers can determine which particular Bishop family lines our own Bishop folks from Burlington County are allied with.
Group: Burlington County NJ Bishops - Descends from Quaker Thomas and Ann Bishop family of Burlington County (arriving by 1693 from unknown location).
Group: Salem/Cumberland County NJ Bishops - Descends from John and Nathaniel Bishop of Connecticut and Easthampton and Southampton, Long Island, New York.
Group: Middlesex County NJ Bishops - Descends from John and Rebecca (Kent Scullard) Bishop of Newbury and Nantucket, Mass.
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