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Verna I. Bishop

Female 1907 - 2008  (100 years)


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  • Name Verna I. Bishop 
    Birth 22 Sep 1907  Letterkenny Twp., Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 3 Mar 2008  Shippensburg, Cumberland Co.,PA; burial:LincolnCem.,Chambersburg,Franklin Co.,PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4959  forneyclark
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2024 

    Father Wesley W. Bishop,   b. Oct 1862, PA; lived in Rocky Spring, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 11 Dec 1940, Burial: Lincoln Cem., Chambersburg, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Mary "Catherine" Forney,   b. 10 Feb 1864, Letterkenny Twp., Franklin Co., PA; lived in Rocky Spring, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Jan 1948, Burial: Lincoln Cem., Chambersburg, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 83 years) 
    Marriage 2 Jan 1883  Scotland, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1899  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Franklin Rosenberry,   b. 2 Apr 1904, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Nov 1997, Shippensburg, Cumberland Co.,PA; burial:LincolnCem.,Chambersburg,Franklin Co.,PA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 93 years) 
    Marriage 1925 
    Children 
     1. Betty C. Rosenberry,   b. 21 Feb 1926, Chambersburg, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Nov 2001, Shippensburg, Cumberland Co.,PA; burial: Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years)
    Family ID F1946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Source:
      Andrew J. Weyer, Sr.:
      Concerning the family of Wesley W. Bishop and Catherine Forney Bishop:
      Notes for CATHERINE FORNEY:
      CATHERINE2 FORNEY (JOHN MARTIN1) was born Nov 1863 in LETTERKENNY TOWNSHIP, FRANKLIN, PENNSYLVANIA, and died 06 Jan 1948 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA. She married WESLEY W. BISHOP 02 Jan 1883 in SCOTLAND, FRANKLIN, PENNSYLVANIA. He was born Oct 1862 in PENNSYLVANIA, and died 11 Dec 1940 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.

      Notes for CATHERINE FORNEY:
      IN THE 1900 CENSUS OF LETTERKENNY TOWNSHIP, FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA IS THE FOLLOWING ENTRY:
      WESLEY BISHOP OCT 1862 FARMER PA PA PA
      CATHERIN NOV 1863 PA GM PA
      ROY B. OCT 1883 PA PA PA
      DWIGHT NOV 1885 PA PA PA
      CLARANCE JAN 1888 PA PA PA
      BESSIE AUG 1889 PA PA PA
      ORA AUG 1891 PA PA PA
      FLOYDE FEB 1894 PA PA PA
      ANNIE AUG 1895 PA PA PA
      LEVI AUG 1897 PA PA PA
      BENSON APR 1870 DAY LABORER PA PA PA
      WESLEY AND CATHERINE HAD BEEN MARRIED FOR 17 YEARS. CATHERINE WAS THE MOTHER OF 8 CHILDREN, ALL STILL LIVING. BENSON WAS WESLEY'S BROTHER.
      IN THE 1910 CENSUS OF LETTERKENNY TOWNSHIP, FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA IS THE FOLLOWING ENTRY:
      WESLEY W. BISHOP 47 FARMER PA PA PA
      MARY C. 46 PA PA GM
      BESSIE M. 20 PA PA PA
      ORA E. 18 PA PA PA
      FLOYD W. 16 PA PA PA
      ANNA C. 14 PA PA PA
      LEVI W. 12 PA PA PA
      MARY J. 10 PA PA PA
      RUSSELL D. 7 PA PA PA
      VERNA I. 2 PA PA PA
      WESLEY AND MARY HAD BEEN MARRIED FOR 21 (SIC) YEARS. MARY WAS THE MOTHER OF 11 CHILDREN, 11 STILL LIVING. THIS IS THE ONLY PLACE THAT CATHARINE HAS BEEN LISTED AS MARY. OBITUARY STATES CATHERINE F. BISHOP, BUT THAT MAY BE CATHERINE FRANK BISHOP. TOMBSTONE SAYS CATHERINE.
      IN 1913 LIVED IN ROCKY SPRING, A SMALL COMMUNITY IN LETTERKENNY TOWNSHIP, JUST NORTH OF CHAMBERSBURG.
      IN THE 1920 CENSUS OF LETTERKENNY TOWNSHIP, FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA IS THE FOLLOWING ENTRY:
      WESLEY BISHOP 56 FARMER PA PA PA
      CATHARINE 55 PA PA PA
      ANNA 24 PA PA PA
      RUSSELL 17 PA PA PA
      VERNA 12 PA PA PA
      IN 1927 LIVED ON NORTH FRANKLIN STREET, CHAMBERSBURG.
      IN THE 1930 CENSUS AT 535 PLEASANT STREET, CHAMBERBURG, FRANKLIN, PENNSYLVANIA IS THE FOLLOWING ENTRY:
      WESLEY W. BISHOP 67 PA PA PA
      CATHERINE 66 PA PA GM
      RUSSELL D. 27 FLORIST PA PA PA
      WESLEY PAID $13 A MONTH RENT. WESLEY AND CATHERINE WERE 20 AND 19 RESPECTIVELY WHEN THEY WERE MARRIED. RUSSELL WAS A GREEN HOUSE FLORIST AT PLASTERER'S FLORIST WHICH STILL EXISTS TODAY.

      Children of CATHERINE FORNEY and WESLEY BISHOP are:
      + 10 i. ROY B.3 BISHOP, born Oct 1883 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
      11 ii. DWIGHT BISHOP, born Nov 1885 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.

      Notes for DWIGHT BISHOP:
      IN THE 1910 CENSUS DWIGHT IS LIVING IN CHAMBERSBURG.

      + 12 iii. CLARENCE MARTIN BISHOP, born 01 Jan 1888 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
      13 iv. BESSIE M. BISHOP, born Aug 1889 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
      14 v. ORA E. BISHOP, born Aug 1891 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
      15 vi. FLOYD W. BISHOP, born Feb 1894 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
      16 vii. ANNA C. BISHOP, born Aug 1895 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
      17 viii. LEVI W. BISHOP, born 23 Feb 1898 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.

      Notes for LEVI W. BISHOP:
      BIRTH DATE COMES FORM WWI DRAFT INDEX.

      18 ix. MARY J. BISHOP, born 1900 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
      19 x. RUSSELL D. BISHOP, born 28 Jul 1902 in FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA; died Sep 1979. He married LYDIA A. COBLE; born 1911; died 1960.

      Notes for RUSSELL D. BISHOP:
      BIRTH DATE AND DEATH MONTH FROM SSDI.

      + 20 xi. VERNA I. BISHOP, born 1907 in LETTERKENNY TOWNSHIP, FRANKLIN, PENNSYLVANIA.

      Source:
      Andrew J. Weyer, Sr.:
      Concerning the family of George F. Rosenberry and Verna I. Bishop Rosenberry:
      20. VERNA I.3 BISHOP (CATHERINE2 FORNEY, JOHN MARTIN1) was born 1907 in LETTERKENNY TOWNSHIP, FRANKLIN, PENNSYLVANIA. She married GEORGE F. ROSENBERRY 1925. He was born 1904 in PENNSYLVANIA.

      Notes for VERNA I. BISHOP:
      IN THE 1930 CENSUS OF CHAMBERSBURG, FRANKLIN, PENNSYLVANIA IS THE FOLLOWING ENTRY:
      GEORGE F. ROSENBERRY 26 HAMMER SHOP LABORER PA PA PA
      VERNA 23 PA PA PA
      BETTY 4 1/12 PA PA PA
      GEORGE AND VERNA WERE 21 AND 18 RESPECTIVELY WHEN THEY WERE MARRIED.

      Child of VERNA BISHOP and GEORGE ROSENBERRY is:
      44 i. BETTY4 ROSENBERRY, born 1926.
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      Source:
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/25089215/verna-i_-rosenberry
      Created by: In Loving Memory
      Added: 6 Mar 2008
      Find a Grave Memorial 25089215
      Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 25 May 2020), memorial page for Verna I. Rosenberry (22 Sep 1907–3 Mar 2008), Find a Grave Memorial no. 25089215, citing Lincoln Cemetery, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by In Loving Memory (contributor 46592182) .

      Verna I. Rosenberry
      BIRTH 22 Sep 1907
      DEATH 3 Mar 2008 (aged 100)
      BURIAL
      Lincoln Cemetery
      Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
      Verna I. Rosenberry, 100, a resident of Shippensburg Health Care Center, formerly of Chambersburg, Pa. died Monday, March 3, 2008 in the center. Born September 22, 1907 in Letterkenny Township, Franklin County; she was a daughter of the late Wesley and Catherine Forney Bishop. Verna was a Charter Member of the Open Door Church, Chambersburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, George F. Rosenberry, a daughter, Betty C. Sherman, six brothers and four sisters are also deceased. (SURVIVORS OMITTED.)

      Family Members
      Spouse
      George Franklin Rosenberry
      1904-1997 (m. 1925)
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