Loomis Kellogg Bishop (1836-1924) was born 5 October 1836 in Adams, Jefferson County, New York, United States and died 13 October 1924 Cannonsburg, Kent County, Michigan, United States of unspecified causes. He married Ellen A Smith (1842-1913) .


Offspring of Loomis Kellogg Bishop (1836-1924) and Ellen A Smith (1842-1913)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Laura Bell Bishop (1868-1941) 6 February 1868 Grand Rapids, Ontonagon County, Michigan, United States 28 March 1941 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States John Adams Brooks Mead (1866-1893) John Adams Brooks Mead (1866-1893) Walter George Tuttle (1865-1939)
John Clinton Bishop (1874-1932)

Loomis Bishop of Cannonsburg, served in the 21st Michigan Infantry during the Civil War. He entered service as a Lieutenant on July 30,1862. He was promoted to Captain on Feb.3,1863 and Lieutenant Colonel on Sept.20,1863. He was breveted up to a full Colonel, U.S.Volunteers, on March 18,1865. On June 8,1865,he was mustered out and honorably discharged.

He returned to Kent County and was elected Register of Deeds in 1876, 1878, and 1880. He was elected Kent County Sheriff in 1886 and 1888 and was appointed Postmaster by President McKinley.



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