US Civil War Soldiers flag    William Francis  BARTLETT

  (b. 6 June 1840 Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA   d. 17 December 1876 Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )  

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William Francis BARTLETT was born 6 June 1840 in Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA . William Francis BARTLETT was the child of

William Francis was a soldier in the U.S. Civil War.

He married  Mary Agnes POMEROY 14 October 1865 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA .  Mary Agnes POMEROY  was born 18 June 1841 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville).  She died 16 February 1909 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville). 

William Francis BARTLETT died 17 December 1876 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA .

Son of Charles Leonard Bartlett b: 15 AUG 1802 in Haverhill, Essex, MA
and Harriett Dorothy Plummer b: ABT 1820 in of Haverhill, Essex, MA

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William Francis BARTLETT married flag  Mary Agnes POMEROY-- Date: 14 October 1865 Place: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
Agnes Bartlett Francis (1866 - 1938)
Carolyn Bartlett Kidd (1869 - 1944)
Edwin B. Bartlett (1871 - 1913)
Robert Pomeroy Bartlett (1874 - 1903)
Edith Bartlett (1876 - 1959)


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William Francis BARTLETT
Pittsfield Cemetery
6 June 1840
Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA (Ayers Village)

USA 1842 - August 9 – The Webster–Ashburton Treaty is signed, establishing the United States–Canada border east of the Rocky Mountains.

USA 1844 - May 24 – The first electrical telegram is sent over the telegraph by Samuel F. B. Morse from the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. to the B&O Railroad "outer depot" in Baltimore, Maryland, saying "What hath God wrought".

USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.

USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.

USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form

USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations

USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.

USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.

USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.

USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.

USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.

USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America


Attended Harvard University
Enlisted in the army for the Civil War
Captain of Company I 20th Massachusetts Infantry, known as "Harvard Regiment"
He lost a leg at Yorktown in the spring of 1862.

USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves

USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).

USA 1863 - October 3 – President Lincoln proclaims a national Thanksgiving day to be celebrated the final Thursday in November in the United States

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.

USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:

USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"

USA 1869 - May 10 - The Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. (Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah)

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire

USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.

USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875

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William Francis BARTLETT and Mary Agnes POMEROY 14 October 1865, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
17 December 1876
Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)

William is buried at: Pittsfield Cemetery
203 Wahconah St

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
(413) 447-7953

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