Nona Bishop (1880 - 1968)

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Portsmouth, Portsmouth City County, Virginia

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Patricia Ann (Glodde) Bishop

Patricia Ann (Glodde) Bishop

Patricia Ann (Glodde) Bishop relatives

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Patricia Ann (Glodde) Bishop relative

Patricia Ann (Glodde) Bishop

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1880 - In the year that Nona Bishop was born, on February 4th, five members of one family in Ontario, Canada were killed and their farm was burned by a mob. Called the Black Donnelly Massacre, the Irish family had been feuding with other citizens of the town. No one was ever convicted.

1881 - At the age of just 1 year old, Nona was alive when on May 21st, Clara Barton, a nurse, founded the American Red Cross. She was inspired by the Red Cross in Geneva Switzerland and the International Red Cross.

1882 - By the time she was merely 2 years old, on August 3rd, President Chester Arthur signed the 1882 Immigration Act. "Criminals, the insane, or any person unable to take care of him or herself" were not allowed in the U.S. according to the Act. It also imposed a "head tax" on non-citizens entering the U.S.

1898 - Nona was 18 years old when magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

1968 - In the year of Nona Bishop's passing, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

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Nona Bishop died in March 1968 at 87 years old. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on November 28, 1880. We are unaware of information about Nona's immediate family. We know that Nona Bishop had been residing in Portsmouth, Portsmouth City County, Virginia.

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