Senator Luther H. Bishop View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Date of Death: 5/30/1921
Birth Place: Chautauqua County, NY
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 24 (1892) - 25 (1894)
Home County: Sioux
Luther H. Bishop
Sioux County
Born on February 21, 1834, at Heideman, New York. Mr. Bishop represented the forty-ninth Senatorial district in the upper House in the Twenty-fourth and Twenty-fifth Iowa General Assemblies, 1892-94. Agricultural matters receive his special attention on the floor of the Senate. He was a Democrat. He farmed for thirty-three years in Iowa. Mr. Bishop married Miss Adaline Gilman on December 4, 1856, and they had four children.