Emily Bishir

Female 1832 - 1908  (75 years)


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  • Name Emily Bishir  [1, 2
    Birth 22 Oct 1829  [3
    Birth 22 Oct 1831  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Born 22 Oct 1832  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Alternate Name Emily /Bisher/  [1
    Birth Abt 30 Oct 1832  IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Death 2 Aug 1908  Pulaski, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Died 2 Sep 1908  Pulaski Co. , IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7, 8
    Buried UNKNOWN  Winamac Cemetery; Winamac, Pulaski Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3925  Bishir Family | Jeremiah & Esther/Malinda Bishir
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2010 

    Father Jeremiah M Bishir,   b. 13 Jun 1800, York, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1875, Monticello, White, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Ester Millet,   b. 1803, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1843, White, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1827  Warren, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F1577  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elijah H Gillam,   b. Abt 19 Aug 1831, Carroll Co. IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1865, Pulaski, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 5 Jan 1854  White, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Alternate Marriage Date 5 Jan 1854  White Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
    +1. Hannah Frances Gillam,   b. 22 Jan 1856, near Winamac, Pulaski, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1911, Wyandot Co., Marseilles Twp., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    +2. Mary Malinda Gillam,   b. 24 Nov 1856, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN
    +3. Sarah Alvirah Gillam,   b. 1 Nov 1858,   d. 5 May 1943, Midland, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +4. Jeremiah “Jerry” Gillam,   b. 22 Oct 1861,   d. UNKNOWN
     5. Thomas Eli Gillam,   b. 24 Nov 1864,   d. Aft 1930, (Probably) Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F1595  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Joshua Hoover,   d. Bef 1 Jun 1900 
    Married 24 Apr 1892  Pulaski, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F1596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    HOOVER, Emily (Bishir), Winamac Cemetery; Winamac, Pulaski Co., IN
    HOOVER, Emily (Bishir), Winamac Cemetery; Winamac, Pulaski Co., IN
    Contributed by Tracey (Maxson) Collins

  • Notes 
    • 1870 Census Pulaski co., Monroe Twp. IN Res#5
      Emily Gilim 38 F Keeping House 2000 100 IN
      Hannah 15 F IN School
      Mary 14 F IN School
      Sarah 12 F IN School
      Jeremiah 9 M IN School
      Thomas 6 M IN School

      1880 Census Page 16 Pulaski County, Monroe Twp enumeration district 150
      #134/135 lines 32-35
      Gillam, Emily, w , f, 49, #11, keeping house, Ind, PA, OH
      Jeremiah 19, son, #9, Farm hand, #14, #21, Ind, Ind, Ind
      Sarah A.20, daugh,#9, Ind, Ind, Ind
      Thomas E(?) 15, son, #9, farmhand, #14, #21, Ind, Ind,Ind

      9 Mar 1884 there is an Eloise Gillam marrying in Pulaski co. Get copy of info book h-1 page 35 There is no spouse listed here on the internet. By the dates, Eloise may be Sarah...(Index to supplemental Marriage license records)

      1900 Indiana, Pulaski, Winamac, ED 96
      Hoover, Emily, head, w,f,Oct 1831, 68,wd, 5,5,IN,PA, OH, looks like Washerwoman, 2,y,y,y,o,f,house
      Gillam, Thomas E., son, w,m,nov 1864,single, IN,IN,IN, Day Laborer, 6,y,y,y

      Emily is buried right next to Eli in Winamac Cemetery

      researcher on Ancestry.com deborah horrocks hotrocks@austranet.com.au
      she had Emily listed and Eli but nothing further. Assume to be a Gillam Researcher as nothing for Emily's parents where Eli's were listed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S362] One World Tree (sm), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., n.d.), Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.

    2. [S626] Lori Myers.

    3. [S853] The Gillam Family of Indiana, Edward C Crider, (Edited 1936, Revised 1954), 4.

    4. [S1085] Email exchange with Gillam researcher, Philip Sonnichsen, Philip Sonnichsen.

    5. [S441] 1850 White Co., IN Census, p. 407 B line 23-34.

    6. [S659] Age figured from tombstone.

    7. [S605] George Lowry info.

    8. [S964] Headstone for Emily Hoover.

    9. [S308] Warren County, OH Marriage Index.

    10. [S847] Marriage Records of White Co., IN 1834-1880.

    11. [S846] Index to Marriage Records Pulaski Co., IN 1840-1920 Vol 2, (WPA), Book H-2 page 15.