For Posterity's Sake Genealogy
The Descendants of Leveret Bishop
18. William (Willard) Alexander BISHOP
#290, b. 22-March-1879, Moncton, New Brunswick, occupation Railroad Fireman,
d. 09-October-1960, St. John, New Brunswick. In the 1901 New Brunswick Census for the City of Moncton, William was
living at 10 Gallagher Ave., along with his younger brothers Gilbert and John
- they were boarding with the family of John A. Bailey.
At the time of the 1901 census, William worked as a Fireman on the
Intercontinental Railroad. During
the First World War he was in the 145th Battalion, Dorchester. Date of
birth from 1891 Wellington, Kent Co., Census. He married Hazel
#832, b. 1889, d. 20-July-1910.
Willard Ward BISHOP
#5414, b. 19-July-1910, Framingham, Mass., USA.
19. Gilbert George BISHOP
#293, b. 19-June-1881, d. 02-May-1959. From
the research of Yvon Porelle - In the 1901 census, while living with John
Bailey, Gilbert was listed as a teamster, as was his younger brother John.
From the recollection of Florence Mazerolle - Gilbert later worked on
the Intercontinental Railroad as a fireman in Moncton and then moved to
Mansfield Mass., near Boston. He married Agnes J. WARD
#320, b. 21-July-1880, d. 02-January-1937. Agnes and Gilbert moved to
27. i William Gilbert BISHOP Sr. #321 b. 15-March.
ii Leviritte E. BISHOP #322, b. 27-November-1903, d. 03-February-1904.
iii Mary Agnes BISHOP #323, b. 10-May-1907.
iv Hazel Juanitte BISHOP #324, b. 17-November-1908, d. 09-October-1909.
#325, b. 16-June-1919, d. 05-August-1949.
20. Catherine BISHOP #296, b. 1889. Date of birth from 1891 Wellington, Kent Co., Census. Children of Catherine and Michael are from the recollection of Florence Mazerolle.
She married (1) William FLEMMING
i Ellen FLEMMING #5438.
ii Mary FLEMMING #5439. She married Henry DETZIEL #5445.
iii Catherine FLEMMING #5440. She married Jim HARTFORD #5446.
iv Billie FLEMMING #5441.
v Annie FLEMMING #5442.
vi Elmo FLEMMING #5443.
She married (2) Michael
viii Thomas FITZHENRY #5447.
21. Andrew Blair (BISHOP) PORELLE (PORRELL)
#5347, adopted name Porrell, b. 19-November-1892, Humphries (Moncton), New
Brunswick, bapt. 14-May-1893, St. Bernard's Church, Moncton, New Brunswick, d.
16-March-1977, Moncton, New Brunswick. From
the research of Yvon Porelle - Andrew
was adopted by Thaddee Porrell and Milie Brun. Andrew lived in Scoudouc,
He married (1) Marie Ann ROY #5415, 25-October-1915, b. 30-November-1895, d. 03-November-1917. Andrew and Marie had no children.
He married (2) Melissa CAISSIE
#5416, 12-January-1920, b. 24-May-1901, d. 23-July-1982.
i Lea PORELLE #5417.
ii Aurel PORELLE #5419.
iii Irene PORELLE #5421.
28. iv Alyre Joseph PORELLE #5422.
v Donald PORELLE #5426.
vi Lorraine PORELLE #5427.
vii Viola PORELLE #5429. She married Antoine DUCHARME #5430
viii Therese PORELLE #5431. She married George OULTON #5432
ix Andrea PORELLE
22. Mary Ann "Molly" BISHOP
#285, b. 09-Jul-1887, New Brunswick, d. 06-Feb-1954.
In the 1901 Moncton census, Mary's date of birth is 24 Jul 1887.
She married David W. FRENCH
#3867, d. 18-Dec-1950.
i Christy Isabella FRENCH #4201, b. 24-Sep-1908.
#4585, b. 06-Aug-1916.
23. Benjamin Albert BISHOP
#286, b. 08-Sep-1890, Parish of Moncton, NB, occupation General Foreman, d.
17-Jan-1951, Moncton Hospital, Moncton, NB. He married Alicia K.
#326, 08-Jan-1913, in Moncton, NB, b. 1891, Cocagne, Kent Co., NB, (daughter
of David CHAPMAN
#4404 and Sarah
Bertha Hazel BISHOP
#327 b. 13-Jun-1913.
24. Agnes May BISHOP
#288, b. 17-Aug-1898, Moncton, NB, d. Oct-1994. She married Telmage
#329, b. 19-Jan-1893, Middlesex, Albert Co., NB, d. 15-Jun-1973, DVA Hospital,
St. John, New Brunswick, buried: 19-Jun-1973, Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, NB.
i Cecil Willis STILES #330
25. Mamie Isabella BISHOP #108, b. 01-Mar-1910, Tankville (Moncton), New Brunswick, d. 02-Jul-1992, Moncton, NB, buried: 07-Jul-1992, Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, NB. - Born at home, on Irish Town Road, Tankville. She married George Francis WEIR #76, 23-Mar-1929, in St. John's United Church, Moncton, NB, b. 12-Aug-1907, Moncton, NB, (son of Frank Harry WEIR #57 and Katherine SCOTT #45) d. 25-Oct-1988, Riverglade, New Brunswick, buried: 28-Oct-1988, Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, NB.
George and Mamie were married
without the knowledge of his Father or Mother (Frank and Katherine (Scott)
Weir). They found out about the marriage by reading about it in the newspaper.
According to Francis (Weir) Fearn, Frank was not only angry with George but
also at the priest at their church. The eloping of George and Mamie caused a
rift between George and Frank which took quite some time to heal. Their
marriage ceremony performed by Rev. J.A. Ramsay. (This story was told by
George's sister Francis (Weir) Fearn.)
30. i Ronald Bishop WEIR #109 b. 26-Mar-1935.
31. ii Lorne Robert WEIR #110
26. George Elwood BISHOP
i George Franklin BISHOP #5404.