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BISHOP Family of Talbot Co., late 1690s
Posted by: Patricia Bishop Obrist (ID *****7861) Date: February 11, 2006 at 10:50:45
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Is anyone working on this BISHOP family? Would anyone know if these BISHOPS are related to those in Anne Arundel Co.?

Descendants of “Unknown Father” Bishop

Generation No. 1

1. Unknown FATHER1 BISHOP,
Children of FATHER BISHOP are:
       i.       WILLIAM2 BISHOP, d. 1685, Talbot Co., Maryland.

17 Feb. 1684; 9 May 1685. Will of William BISHOP 1685 Talbot Co., MD
To brother Gregory SALTER and sister Joan SALTER, and her hrs., "Kent Plantation" on Kent Island.
To brother Richard BISHOP, Sr. in trust for his sons, Richard, and William, "Wood's Plantation;" also to sd. brother absolutely, land on Back Ck. To Richard, Jr., afsd. "Kent Plantation" should sister Joan not come into the province or die without issue.
To Griffith THOMAS, land (unnamed).
To Thomas MALVE, 200 A. (unnamed).
To Walter JONES, 50 A. (unnamed).
To Eliza: SALTER, land (unnamed).
To Abraham HAILS, land (unnamed).
To Thomas SEAWARD, Sr. "Tipping's Plantation."
To Nicholas CLOUDS, "Bishopstone."
To godson Richard CHAFFE and hrs. 200 A. on Hambleton Branch.
To Michael and Thomas, sons of Thomas SEAWARD, and hrs., "Bishopsfield" and "Dangerfield."
To brother, John, the poor of the parish, Alice and Mary JONES, daughters of Walter JONES, Samuel CUMBAR, when of age,
Frances WOOD, widow of William WOOD, and Joan, his dau., personalty.
Exs.: Cous. Thos. SEAWARD, Nicholas CLOUDS.
Test.: Thos. BROFF, Jno. JACKSON, Thos. BAYLEY. 4.106
(MCW Vol. 1, p. 147 from FTW CD 206 )

Biographies at the Maryland Archives:
William Bishop (?-1685) MSA SC 1138-87 2/11/12/5 Restricted: no

2.       ii.       RICHARD BISHOP, SR., d. Aft. 1685.
       iii.       JOAN BISHOP, m. GREGORY SALTER, Bef. 1685, Not in America.

Marriage: Bef. 1685, Not in America

Generation No. 2

2. RICHARD2 BISHOP, SR. (FATHER1) died Aft. 1685.
Children of RICHARD BISHOP, SR. are:
       i.       RICHARD3 BISHOP, b. Bef. 1685.
       ii.       WILLIAM BISHOP, b. Bef. 1685.

Thanks for any help!

Patricia Bishop Obrist

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