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Moses Oldham Bishop

Moses was born September 12, 1855 in Shelby County, Indiana.

His parents were William Patrick Bishop and Nancy Oldham. He was the twelfth child of twelve.

Moses married Rosamond M. Clevenger in 1892 and had six children. William Francis (January 8, 1894 to August 9, 1972); Howard Arthur (March 21, 1895 to May 26, 1976); Luella Pearl (June 10, 1896 to February 9, 1970); Lewis Jennings (January 31, 1898 to July 31, 1966);Myron Othel (August 6, 1899 to July 20, 1972); Orley Melisa (January 28, 1901 to January 3, 1984); Harold (Died in infancy).

Moses and Rosamond divorced and it was final on November 1, 1913.

Moses died in New Meadows, Idaho on December 20, 1938 at the age of 83 years, 3 months, 8 days.

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Memories

Granddaughter Dorothy remembers her grandfather taking his dentures out after meals and licking them clean. Moses lived with Myron for a while before his death.

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