Bishman Family Papers
Number of sheets: 1 Lease of State of MN to William Welke 13 Sept 1862 Waseca County Otisco Twp Sec 16. Adam Bishman was born in Germany in 1824. He came to America in 1846 and settled in Otisco in 1856. When the railroad was built through Otisco and completed in 1879 the post office was located in his home. He remained the Otisco Postmaster until 1892.