Richard M. Bishop

Richard Bishop
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Richard M. Bishop

Lieutenant(s)Jabez W. Fitch
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Political partyDemocratic



Richard Bishop (also known as Richard M. Bishop and Papa Richard) (November 4, 1812March 2, 1893) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Ohio. Bishop served as the 34th Governor of Ohio.

Born in Fleming County, Kentucky, Bishop served as mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio from 1859 to 1861 before being elected to the governorship in 1877. Bishop served a single two-year term.

Preceded by
Nicholas W. Thomas
Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio
18591861
Succeeded by
George Hatch
Preceded by
Thomas L. Young
Governor of Ohio
18781880
Succeeded by
Charles Foster
The position of lieutenant governor of Ohio was established in 1852. The lieutenant governor is elevated to the position of governor if the governor resigns, dies in office or is removed by impeachment.
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Territorial Governor (Northwest Territory)


Term Began Term Ended Governor Party Notes
1787 1802 Arthur St. Clair None

Governors since 1803


# Name Took office Left office Party Notes
1 Edward Tiffin March 3 1803 March 4 1807 Democratic-Republican [1]
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Fleming County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It was formed in 1798. As of 2000, the population is 13,792. Its county seat is Flemingsburg6. The county is named for Colonel John Fleming. It's a prohibition or dry county.
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Before 1925 and since 1999, the mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, has been elected in a separate, partisan election. From 1925 through 1998, the mayor was chosen by the city council from among its nine members.
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Nicholas W. Thomas was born in Jenkintown (now part of Philadelphia), Philadelphia County, Pa., on May 23, 1810. He was the son of Joseph and Eleanor Thomas. He married Arminda Barnard, they had four children. [1]

He was a member of the Whig Party (United States).
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Before 1925 and since 1999, the mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, has been elected in a separate, partisan election. From 1925 through 1998, the mayor was chosen by the city council from among its nine members.
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George Hatch was a Democratic politician, who served as Mayor of the City of Cincinnati, Ohio, during the American Civil War from 1861 to 1863.

In late spring 1862, Cincinnati city officials recognized the threat of an attack from Confederate forces under the command of Brig.
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Thomas Lowry Young (December 14, 1832 – July 20, 1888) was a Republican politician from Ohio. Young served as the 33rd Governor of Ohio.

Young was born in Killyleagh County Down, Ireland, and immigrated with his parents to the United States in 1847.
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Territorial Governor (Northwest Territory)


Term Began Term Ended Governor Party Notes
1787 1802 Arthur St. Clair None

Governors since 1803


# Name Took office Left office Party Notes
1 Edward Tiffin March 3 1803 March 4 1807 Democratic-Republican [1]
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Charles William Foster, Jr. (April 12, 1828 – January 9, 1904) was a U.S. Republican politician from Ohio. Foster was the 35th Governor of Ohio, and later went on to serve as Secretary of the Treasury under Benjamin Harrison.
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Territorial Governor (Northwest Territory)


Term Began Term Ended Governor Party Notes
1787 1802 Arthur St. Clair None

Governors since 1803


# Name Took office Left office Party Notes
1 Edward Tiffin March 3 1803 March 4 1807 Democratic-Republican [1]
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Edward Tiffin (June 19, 1766 – August 9, 1829) was a Democratic-Republican politician from Ohio, and the first Governor of the state.

Sources indicate that he was born in Carlisle, England; however he may have been born in or near Workington, England.
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Thomas Kirker (1760 - February 20, 1837) was an Democratic-Republican politician from Ohio. He served as the 2nd Governor of Ohio.

Kirker was born in County Tyrone, Ireland. He moved with his father to Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 1779.
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Samuel H. Huntington (October 4, 1765 - June 8, 1817) was an American jurist who was Governor of Ohio from 1808-1810.

He was the nephew and adopted son of Samuel Huntington, the first President of the Continental Congress under the Articles of Confederation.
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