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William Bartram
Birth: Apr. 7, 1739
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1822
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Explorer. He was America's first native born naturalist-artist and the first author to write how he portrayed nature through personal experiences as well as scientific observation. From 1773 to 1776, his southern journey took him from the foothills of the Appalachian mountains to Florida, through the southeastern interior all the way to the Mississippi River. Also to eight states to include North and South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Tennessee, which was published as an account of his adventures titled "Bartram's Travels" in 1791. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Bartram (1699 - 1777)
  Ann Mendenhall Bartram (1703 - 1789)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Bartram (1724 - 1728)**
  Isaac Bartram (1725 - 1801)**
  James Bartram (1730 - 1824)*
  Elizabeth Bartram (1734 - 1734)*
  William Bartram (1739 - 1822)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bartram's Garden National Historic Landmark
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 29, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8139879
William Bartram
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Rest in Peace my Cousin
- Brad Brothers
 Added: May. 30, 2013
Rest in peace.
- Sharlotte Donnelly
 Added: Apr. 17, 2013
May you rest in peace.
- Michael
 Added: Apr. 15, 2013
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