Samuel Bishop

Samuel Bishop

Civil War (Confederate) · Confederate Navy
Civil War (Confederate) (1861 - 1865)
Branch

Confederate Navy

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Conflict Period

Civil War (Confederate)

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Service Start Date

14 Jul 1861

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Service End Date

5 Sep 1861

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Served For

United States of America

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Civil War (Confederate) (1861 - 1865)
State

Florida

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Branch

Confederate Army

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Conflict Period

Civil War (Confederate)

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Unit

Seventh Infantry (A-Co)

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Rank

Private

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Service Start Date

5 Mar 1862

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Service End Date

25 Apr 1862

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Served For

United States of America

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Stories about Samuel Bishop

Biographical Sketch

    Samuel Bishop, a single man, came to Florida in November, 1841. Under the provisions of the Armed Occupation Act of 1842, he filed a claim on March 23, 1843, and received permit #549, June 16, 1843. He sold the land (location not specified) to Eliel N. Lockhart, November 4, 1857.

    He served in Lieutenant Michael L. Shannahan’s Coast Guard Detachment, between July 14, 1861 and September 5, 1861.

    He was enlisted on March 5th, 1862 as a Private in Captain Smith’s Company (Key West Avengers), 7th Regiment Florida Infantry by Captain Henry Mulrenan at Tampa, Florida.

    He was discharged by order of Major R. B. Thomas on April 25th, 1862 at Tampa, Florida.  Reason for discharge is not given.

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