Chester Kendall Bishop 4278
- Born: 13 May 1904, Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine 4278
- Marriage: Dorothy B. Eldridge 14 October 1927 in Maine 426
- Died: 11 June 1979, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine at age 75 4279
Bangor Daily News
June 12, 1979
CHESTER K. BISHOP
ORLAND and LEWISTON -- Chester K. Bishop, 75, died at a Lewiston hospital June 11, 1979.
He was born in Ellsworth May 13, 1904, son of Maurice and Lizzy (Whitney) Bishop. He waned, trained and drove harness horses and in recent years was associate judge for the racing commission and a member of the U.S. Trotting Association.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of Lewiston, and a cousin, Arthur Bishop of Milo.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home, Bucksport, the Rev. David Plank officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
• He appeared on the census in 1910 in Orneville, Piscataquis County, Maine. He lived in the household of his parents.
• He appeared on the census in 1920 in Lambert Lake, Washington County, Maine. He lived in the household of his parents.
Chester married Dorothy B. Eldridge, daughter of Tracy N. Eldridge and Geneva Gross, 14 October 1927 in Maine.426 (Dorothy B. Eldridge was born 15 October 1903 in Orland, Hancock County, Maine,4280 died 22 May 1999 in Penobscot, Hancock County, Maine 4280,4281 and was buried 29 May 1999 in Orland, Hancock County, Maine at Oak Grove Cemetery 4280.)