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  • Title
    Diaries of Betty Bishop
  • Reference
    MS VOL S 83
  • Date
    1779-1809
  • Scope and Content
    The fonds consists of 9 diaries (1779-1801) of Betty Bishop and a diary (1809) of Ann Bishop (Betty Bishop's daughter?). Inside the box is also "A Family Tree to Accompany the Diaries of Betty Bishop (1751-1801)" drawn up in 1974 by Malcolm Thomas.
  • Extent
    1 box containing 10 diaries
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Creator
    • Bishop, Betty, 1751-1801
      Betty Bishop (born Gregory). the eldest daughter of Edward Gregory (1713-1768) and his second wife, Ann (born Cary; 1720?-1797) of Yatton, Somerset, was born there on 5 June 1751.(1) She married Robert Bishop (1750/1-1790) in 1773, a baker of Pensford, Somerset. They had 7 children. Betty Bishop of Whitley, Stanton Drew, Somerset, died on 28 September 1801, aged 50. _______________ 1. Bristol and Somerset Quarterly Meeting Digest Register of Births Bristol and Somerset Quarterly Meeting Digest Register of Burials
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