Biography of John R. Bishop
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BISHOP, John Remsen, educator; born, New Brunswick, N. J., Sept. 17, 1860; son of James and Mary (Ellis) Bishop; educated in German schools, 1870-73; St. Paul's School, Concord, N. H., 1873-79; student Yale University, 1879-81; A,B., Harvard, 1882; post graduate study, University of Cincinnati, 1900-3, Ph.D., 1903; married at Trenton, N. J., July 9, 1885, Anna Bartram Newbold; children: Newbold, Mildred R., sen, Austin Bartram, Isabel. Instructor in Greek and English, St. Paul's School, Concord, N. H., 1882-83; head master Princeton (N. J.) Preparatory School, 1883-87; instructor Hughes High School, Cincinnati, 1888-95; principal Walnut Hill High School, Cincinnati, 1895-1904; principal Eastern High School, Detroit, since 1904; manager auxiliary department University Extension Work, Cincinnati, 1893-1903. Episcopalian. Member National Educational Association, American Philological Association, American Social Science Association, education associations of Michigan and Detroit, Sons of American Revolution. Chief editor, Bishop, King & Helm's Cicero; editor, Story of Caesar; translator of Way to the Heart of a Child, by Herbert Weymer; contributor of various magazine articles. Recreation: yachting. Office: Eastern High School. Residence: 110 Baldwin Ave.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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