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William Chambers Bartlett
Birth: Jun. 2, 1839
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1908
Shoreham
Addison County
Vermont, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He was the son of a professor at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, and was born on the post. He graduated from the Military Academy as part of the class of 1862, and was posted as a 1st Lieutenant in the 3rd United States Regular Army. He was then commissioned as a Captain, US Volunteers and Aide-de-Camp on the staff of Major General John M. Schofield, who was his brother-in-law. In November 1864 he was commissioned as Lieutenant Colonel of the 2nd North Carolina Mounted Infantry, a unit recruited from Unionists in North Carolina. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "meritorious services", and was mustered out of the Volunteers on August 16, 1865. Reverting back to the Regular Army, he retired in 1892 with the rank of Captain. He was the younger brother of Union Brevet Brigadier General Charles Gratiot Bartlett. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Holmes Chambers Bartlett (1804 - 1893)
  Harriet Whitehorne Bartlett (1812 - 1901)
 
 Spouses:
  Julia Cune Bartlett (1838 - 1867)*
  Josephine Warren Bartlett (1852 - 1939)*
 
 Children:
  Charles G. Bartlett (1879 - 1923)*
  Everett Warren Bartlett (1884 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harriet Whitehorn Bartlett Schofield (1833 - 1888)*
  Charles Gratiot Bartlett (1835 - 1901)*
  William Chambers Bartlett (1839 - 1908)
  Neva Bartlett Carling (1840 - 1928)*
  Samuel Whitehorne Bartlett (1847 - 1848)*
  Edward Courtenay Bartlett (1849 - 1892)*
  Frederick Eugene Bartlett (1852 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
United States Military Academy Post Cemetery
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 24, Row O, Grave 270
 
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Record added: Sep 04, 2010
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