Jesse Bartholomew "Bartley" Woodward

1808–10 July 1862 (Age 54)
Wake, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jesse Bartholomew "Bartley"

Jesse Bartholomew "Bartley" Woodward was born in 1808, in Wake, North Carolina, United States as the son of Britton Woodard and Margaret Fitzpatrick. He married Isabella Elizabeth "Betsy" Sherrard about 1837, in Washington, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Washington, Wood, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Western District, Scott, Virginia, United States in 1860. He died on 10 July 1862, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Bartholomew "Bartley" Woodward
1808–1862
Isabella Elizabeth "Betsy" Sherrard
1822–1900
Marriage: about 1837
Samuel Woodward
1835–1883
Sarah J " Fern" Woodward
1845–1890
James Woodward
1851–1856
Martha Alice Woodard
John Woodward
1838–
Robert Woodward
1840–
George Woodward
1843–
Mary Rachel Woodward
1848–1887
William F. Woodward
1850–
Julia Woodward
1854–1856
Peter Woodward
1855–
Rachel F. Woodard
1858–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1837
Washington, Virginia, United States
children

(12)

    Samuel Woodward

    Male1835–1883Male

    Male1838–Male

    Robert Woodward

    Male1840–Male

    George Woodward

    Male1843–Male

    Sarah J " Fern" Woodward

    Female1845–1890Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Britton Woodard

    Male1770–1840Male

    Margaret Fitzpatrick

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 4

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1824 · "Mary Randolph Publishes ""The Virginia Housewife"""

Age 16

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a forester employed to look after the trees and game in a forest, Middle English woodward (from the Old English elements mentioned at 2). 2. perhaps also from an Old English personal name Wuduweard, composed of the elements wudu ‘wood’ + weard ‘guardian’, ‘protector’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bartholomew Woodard, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Bartley Woodard, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Bartley Woodard in entry for Henry F Barrett, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"

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