George Wesley Bishop born circa 1840, died 3 July 1887 San Francisco, California, USA, buried Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland, plot Anglican Division B Row 2 Plot 40
George W. Bishop, from London England, age 46, height 5 feel 6 weight 166. brown hair a little silvered, moustache and full beard, chemist, member of Parliament from London, retired from business and travelling, three-weeks in California and contemplates staying here, dresses neatly, respectably connected: whether I engage in business or not would wish to discuss with my intended wife. Am a Protestant, fond of home, music, play violin and flute, and can appreciate the companionship of amiable lady.
Auckland Star, Volume XVIII, Issue 248, 22 October 1887, Page 2
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