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Washington Montgomery Bartlett

  • Birth 29 Feb 1824 Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 12 Sep 1887 Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA
  • Burial Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 8860974

16th California Governor, San Francisco Mayor. Born in Savannah, Georgia, he rose to prominence in California as a newspaper publisher. He was elected as Mayor of San Francisco, serving from 1883 to 1887. In 1886 he was elected as Governor of California, but served only nine months before he died in office in September 1887 from Bright's Disease.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Barbara Smith
  • Added: 1 Jun 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8860974
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Washington Montgomery Bartlett (29 Feb 1824–12 Sep 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8860974, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .