Mary Bartlett

Female1 January 1796–23 October 1880

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Bartlett was born on 1 January 1796, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Preserved Bartlett, was 24 and her mother, Mary Parsons, was 19. She married Cephas Bridgeman on 1 November 1821, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Waterloo, Seneca, New York, United States for about 10 years and Binghamton, Broome, New York, United States in 1865. She died on 23 October 1880, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 84.

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Cephas Bridgeman
Mary Bartlett
Marriage: 1 November 1821
Julia Bridgeman
Maria Huntington Bridgman
Albert Lucas Bridgman
Emaline Parsons Bridgeman
Edmond Lewis Bridgman
Edward Morris Bridgman
Theodore Parsons Bridgeman
John Chester Bridgeman
Julia E Bridgeman

Sources (21)

  • Mary Bridgeman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Bantley in entry for Maria Huntington Kingsley, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"
  • Mary Bridgeman, "New York State Census, 1865"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 November 1821Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

    Age 1

    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 4

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 23

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English and Old French personal name Bertelot, Bartelot (with the Old French double diminutive suffix -elot), a pet form of Bartholomew .

    History: This is the name of a well-established New England family. Its members include Josiah Bartlett (1729–95), who was born in Amesbury, MA, and became governor of NH (1790–94). A Richard Bartlet(t) settled in Newbury, MA, in 1635.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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