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Birth 16 Feb 1783 Exeter, Devon,
Christening 4 Feb 1783 Bath Abbey,
Marriage: 1814 St.
Michaels Bath, Somerset, England
Spouse: Sarah Stothert
Job: Upholsterer 1816
Sion Hill, Somerset, England
Job: Auctioneer 1824 Sion
Hill, Somerset, England
Death 25 Aug 1846
at 5 Norfolk Crescent, Bath (of
Census 1841: (Ages were
Benjamin Bartrum 55 Head
Occ Auctioneer; Sarah 45 wife
Benjamin 20, William
15, Joseph 15, George 13, Edward
Arthur 5, Sarah
20, Elizabeth 20, Charlotte 11, Matilda
Ann Moore 25 F servant, Louisa Harris F Servant,
Leah Harris F Servant,
All at Sion Hill, Bath, Walcot,
DEATH: BARTRUM - August
25, 1946; very suddenly, at his residence, Benjamin Thomas of 18
Milsom Street, and Newland House, Lansdown, Bath. Deeply regretted.
His many friends will kindly accept this intimation.
Funeral Description - Unsourced
and undated newspaper cutting pasted in the G S B
FUNERAL of Mr. B. Bartrum - The
remains of this deceased gentleman were interred in Charlcombe
Cemetery on Thursday after. The funeral procession started from
Newland House, Lansdown, the residence of Mr. Bartrum, at half-past
one oclock. The procession comprised six mourning coaches, in which,
besides members of the family were the following members of the Town
Council and other friends of the deceased:- Captain Lysaght, R.
N.Aldermen Marshall and Gill, Messrs C. W. Oliver, C. Milsom, C.
Milsom,jun., J. E. Sturges, J. J. Wilkinson, T. D. Archard, R. King,
E. T.Payne, Dillon.
In a private
carriage which followed immediately after the coach containing the
relatives of the deceased, were three of the members for St.
Michaels Ward - Messrs. Robert Carey, J. H. Walker, and Thomas
Gibbons. The service was a full choral one, and the officiating
minister was the Rev. E. Markby (St. Stephens.) The interior of the
church was thronged with spectators. During the whole of the service
over the grave the rain was descending in torrents. The hearse and
mourning coaches were supplied by Mr. Stukey, of the York House
Sarah and Benjamin Bartrum's 14 Children: