John L Bartholf

2 September 1786–12 May 1867 (Age 80)
Warwick, Orange, New York, United States

The Life Summary of John L

When John L Bartholf was born on 2 September 1786, in Warwick, Warwick, Orange, New York, United States, his father, Stephanus Bartholf, was 26 and his mother, Jannetje Jane Post, was 28. He married Elizabeth Van Horn in 1821, in Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wallkill, Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, United States in 1840 and Spring Prairie, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States in 1860. He died on 12 May 1867, in Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Burlington Cemetery, Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

John L Bartholf
Elizabeth Van Horn
Marriage: 1821
Alfred Bartholf
Matilda Jane Bartholf
John Ellis Bartholf
Alonzo Bartholf
Elizabeth Bartholf

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1821Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.
    Age 1
    The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York
    Age 11
    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
    Age 22
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    German: very rare variant of Bartolf, from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements berht ‘bright, famous’ + wolf ‘wolf’.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • John Bertholf, "United States Census, 1840"
    • John L Bartolf in household of J E Bartolf, "United States Census, 1860"
    • John L. Bartholf in entry for Jacob McDonald and Matilda Jane Bartholf, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"

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