Charles A. Bishop

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Charles Alvord Bishop was a politician and jurist in the State of Iowa.

Biography[edit]

Bishop was born on May 22, 1854 to Roxana and Matthew Patrick Bishop in Waukesha County, Wisconsin.[1] He would marry twice. First, on November 2, 1873 to Della M. Dow, who died in 1900. Second, on June 24, 1902 to Alice S. Lyman. He died in 1908.

Career[edit]

Bishop served in the Iowa House of Representatives in 1882. He served as a judge in the district court of Iowa from 1889 to 1890 and from 1895 to 1902. From 1902 to 1908 he was a Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court.

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Political offices
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Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court
1902–1908
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