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HIRAM "IRA" BARTLETT
New Jersey/Illinois/Missouri/Wyoming


Hiram "Ira" BARTLETT, married Sarah CARTER. I know nothing further about them except they had approximately seven children, all probably born in Trenton, Mercer Co. NJ. The children were orphans and supposedly sent on an Orphan Train to the midwest. My grandfather was one of the children:

Children of Hiram "Ira" BARTLETT and Sarah CARTER:

1. Henry Benjamin BARTLETT (my grandfather), born 7 Mar 1873/1881 Trenton, Mercer Co., NJ, died 14 Oct 1951 Anna, IL, buried Greenhill Cemetery, Laramie WY, married 22 Sep 1894 Nodaway Co. MO Carrie Agnes PERUE.

2. Cora BARTLETT, married bef. 1930 prob. Pleasanton, KS (Unknown) GARRETT

NOTE: Henry Benjamin BARTLETT was said to have drawn cartoons for a newspaper which would possibly be in the area of St. Joseph, MO. He lived in the vicinity of Nodaway Co. MO until he married my grandmother, Carrie Agnes PERUE. They traveled by wagon train from St. Joseph, MO to Albany Co. WY in a group of families named PERUE, THOMAS, LEAKEY, etc. Henry Benjamin is said to have married Ida TURPIN in Jackson Co. CO. He is also said to have had a son, Darwin Nelson BARTLETT, born 1912 Pettis Co. MO by Bertha CRAWFORD.

Children of Henry Benjamin and Carrie Perue BARTLETT:

3. Orval Leroy BARTLETT, born 8 Jul 1896 Maryville, Nodaway Co. MO, died 1964 Laramie WY, buried Prairie Gardens Cemetery, married   1) 1916 Laramie, WY Edith Maude PAYNE;   2) 1917 WY Beryll O. Erickson HEISTER;   3) 1924 Norton, KS Edna May VOLKMAN.

4. Wilbur E. BARTLETT, died in infancy.

5. Edmund Everett BARTLETT, born 1901 WY, died 1986 Lodi, CA, married 1921 WY Dorothy KOONS, died 1985 Santa Cruz, CA. (My parents)

6. Albert Dewey BARTLETT, born 1904 CO, died 1925, married Laramie, WY Mary KIRSH.

7. Henry BARTLETT, Jr., born ca 1905 Laramie, WY, died as infant.

8. Roy Herbert BARTLETT, born 1907 Laramie, WY, died 1984, married 1930 Ft. Collins, CO Hattie KINCAID.

3. Orval Leroy BARTLETT, born 8 Jul 1896 Maryville, Nodaway Co. MO, died 1964 Laramie WY, buried Prairie Gardens Cemetery, married   1) 1916 Laramie, WY Edith Maude PAYNE;   2) 1917 WY Beryll O. Erickson HEISTER;   3) 1924 Norton, KS Edna May VOLKMAN.

Children of Orval Leroy and 2) Beryll BARTLETT :

  9. Ruby BARTLETT

10. Rhoda BARTLETT

6. Albert Dewey BARTLETT, born 1904 CO, died 1925, married Laramie, WY Mary KIRSH.

Children of Albert BARTLETT and Mary KIRSH:

11. Albert BARTLETT, Jr.

12. Frederick BARTLETT


Submitted by Evelyn Bartlett Flood   (LaraWyo(AT)aolDOTcom)
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MICHAEL R. BARTLETT
Vermont/Illinois/Iowa


Michael R. BARTLETT, born ca 1790 VT, died 21 May 1865 Hampton Twp, Rock Island Co. IL, married   1) 18 Feb 1819 Gallatin Co. IL Zerviah Edwards WELLS,   2) 21 May 1833 Fulton Co. IL Bethena BABBITT.

Children of Michael R. and Zerviah BARTLETT:

1. William Wells BARTLETT, born 11 Jul 1820, Shawnee(town), Gallatin Co., IL, died 08 Apr 1896, Waterloo, Black Hawk Co, IA, married 26 Dec 1839 Rock Island Co. IL Elizabeth "Betsy" LUDDEN.

2. Joel BARTLETT, born ca 1824, married   1) 8 Aug 1844 Rock Island Co. IL Juliana FELKEY,   2) 1 Jan 1861 Black Hawk Co, IA Adeline FELTON.

3. Michael Rice BARTLETT, born 07 Jun 1825, married prob. IL Elizabeth HEULIC.

4. Lucinda BARTLETT, born ca 1830, married 26 May 1850 Peoria Co. IL Isaac N. KINSEY.

Children of Michael R. and Bethena BARTLETT:

5. Mary "Elizabeth" BARTLETT, born ca 1834 IL, married 12 Jan 1854 Rock Island Co. IL Hiram LUDDEN.

6. Hiram Clinton BARTLETT, born ca 1836 IL, died 1925 Madrid, Boone Co. IA, married 28 Feb 1860 Rock Island Co. IL Eliza ELLINGSWORTH.

7. Zerviah BARTLETT, born ca 1829 IL, died 19 Dec 1855.

8. Christina BARTLETT, born ca 1841 IL, married 9 Jan 1858 Rock Island Co. IL William E. SEAMAN.

9. Cynthia BARTLETT, born ca 1844 IL, married William ELLINGSWORTH.

10. Nancy BARTLETT, born ca 1846 IL.

All of the children were probably born in Rock Island County, IL. Most of them moved on to Iowa, with some going on to Kansas and Nebraska. We've been unable to find what might have happened to Zerviah Edwards Wells around 1830-33 when Michael remarried.

1. William Wells BARTLETT, born 11 Jul 1820 Shawnee, Gallatin Co. IL, died 8 Apr 1896 Waterloo, Black Hawk Co. IA, married 26 Dec 1839 Rock Island Co. IL Elizabeth "Betsy" LUDDEN, born 18 Apr 1825 Chenango Co. NY, died 16 Apr 1906 Waterloo, Black Hawk Co. IA.

Children of William Wells and Elizabeth BARTLETT:

11. William "Henry" BARTLETT, born 15 Oct 1840, died 20 Jan 1915, married 20 Mar 1869 Black Hawk Co. IA Mary E. FELTON.

12. Sarah BARTLETT, born 30 Jan 1845, died 9 Jan 1866 Black Hawk Co. IA

13. Elizabeth BARTLETT, born 3 Sep 1847, died 25 Mar 1902 Black Hawk Co. IA, married 20 Feb 1869 Black Hawk Co. IA Charles E. JONES.

14. Wilson BARTLETT, born 29 Aug 1850, died 22 Sep 1866 Black Hawk Co. IA.

15. Lydia Louise BARTLETT, born 22 Sep 1853 Fayette Co. IA, died 24 Dec 1936 Black Hawk Co. IA, married 14 Sep 1872 Charles City, IA Mark MILES.

16. Adelbert B. "Bert" BARTLETT, born 21 Oct 1857 Fayette Co. IA, died 29 Sep 1880 Black Hawk Co. IA, married 29 Sep 1880 Waterloo, Black Hawk Co. IA Luthera "Mary" LUDDEN.

17. Albert "Bill" BARTLETT, born 13 Dec 1859 Fayette Co. IA, died 3 Dec 1892 Black Hawk Co. IA, married 3 Dec 1892 Black Hawk Co. IA Martha WILTSIE.

18. Ida Olive BARTLETT, born 23 May 1863 Fayette Co. IA, died 31 Jan 1939 Black Hawk Co. IA, married 25 Sep 1882 Palo, Lynn Co. IA John Wesley HOSIER.

19. Jessie BARTLETT, born 23 Apr 1866 Fayette Co. IA, died 8 Oct 1902 Black Hawk Co. IA, married 19 Nov 1888 Black Hawk Co. IA Fred BRONSON.

This family moved from Illinois (probably Rock Island County) to Fayette County, Iowa where they were residing on 08 October 1850 when the Iowa Federal Census was taken. Per the 1870 Federal Census the family was farming in Bradford Township, Chickasaw County, Iowa.
Family records indicate they settled on 50 acres of prairie land and 50 acres of timber.
Most of them died in the area of Black Hawk County, Iowa


Submitted by Flavia Hodges

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NOTE: It has been found that William Henry BARTLETT is the son of John BARTLETT and Sarah SELVEY. See TEAM 3.


WILLIAM HENRY BARTLETT
Virginia/Indiana/Iowa


William Henry BARTLETT, born ca 1819 VA, married 25 Nov 1847 Delaware Co. IN Mary S. BAILEY, born ca 1831 VA, died 1 May 1888 LaPorte, IA.

Children of William Henry BARTLETT and Mary S. BAILEY:

1. Charles Newton BARTLETT, born 15 Apr 1861 Muncie, IN, died 5 Nov 1931 Ireton, IA.

2. Robert BARTLETT

3. Frank BARTLETT

4. William BARTLETT

5. George BARTLETT

6. Bud BARTLETT

7. Benjamin BARTLETT

8. John BARTLETT

9. Olive BARTLETT

10. Sadie BARTLETT

1. Charles Newton BARTLETT, born 15 Apr 1861 Muncie, IN, died 5 Nov 1931 Ireton, IA, married 30 Oct 1883 LaPorte City. IA Lydia WRIGHT, born 2 Oct 1862, died 6 Oct 1932.

Children of Charles Newton and Lydia BARTLETT:

11. George BARTLETT

12. Ray BARTLETT

13. Roy BARTLETT

14. William BARTLETT

15. Mame BARTLETT, married Judson WHEELER

16. Alvin BARTLETT, married Ethel (UNKNOWN)

17. Lena BARTLETT, married   1) Albert COBLE,   2) Ed KROPP, born 3 Aug 1898 Stanton. NE, died 16 Jan 1991 Pierce, NE

18. Earl BARTLETT, married Ann (UNKNOWN)

19. Cyrus Floyd BARTLETT, born 11 Oct 1888 LaPorte City, IA, died 12 Apr 1960 LeMars, IA, married 26 Nov 1908 LeMars, IA Mary Delores HENNESSY, born 18 Mar 1888 Sioux City, IA, died 18 Nov 1918 Ireton, Sioux Co. IA.

20. Pearl BARTLETT, born 1893, died 1909.

21. Gladys BARTLETT, born 3 May 1903, died Nov 1970 Sioux City, IA, married Robert MELTON.


Submitted by Audrey Zatarian

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THEOPHYLE BARTLETT
Connecticut


Theophyle BARTLETT, died 23 Dec 1775 CT, married 1 Jan 1718/1719 Samuel GRANT IV, born 19 Sep 1691 Windsor CT, died 7 Apr 1751 Windsor CT.

Children of Samuel and Theophyle GRANT:

1. Abigail GRANT, born ca 1719 Windsor CT, died bet 1748-1813.

2.Samuel GRANT V, born 30 Nov 1720 Windsor CT, died bef 3 Dec 1751.

3. Azariah GRANT, born ca 1722 East Windsor CT, died 17 Apr 1798 East Windsor CT.

4. Aaron GRANT, born 12 Dec 1724 East Windsor CT, died 31 Jan 1804 East Windsor CT.

5.Gideon GRANT, born ca 1726 East Windsor CT, died 13 Apr 1821 Wapping.

6. Abiel GRANT, born 12 Apr 1729 East Windsor CT, died 28 May 1762 East Windsor CT.

7. Ozias GRANT, born 1733 East Windsor CT, died 22 May 1823 Rockville CT.

8. Alexander GRANT, born 12 Dec 1735, died 26 Apr 1801 Westfield, MA.

9. Elizabeth GRANT, died 21 Apr 1801 East Windsor CT.


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