JOHN HENRY BARTLET

 

 

Mayor 1894 – 1895.

 

Member of the Conservative Party.

A member of the established church – Church of England.

John was elected to the Council in 1887 as one of the representatives of the Westgate Ward.

Born: 1829, St. Mary Tower, Ipswich.

Baptised: 6th July 1829, at St. Mary le Tower Church, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1841   Felixstowe, Suffolk.

 

John was 11 years old and living with his mother and siblings.

Mary, 33.

Katherine, 8.

Alexander, 6.

Lucy, 3.

Frances, 5 months.

2 female house servants.

 

1851   12, George Street, St. Pancras, Middlesex.

 

John was 21 years old, a Student of Medicine. He was 1 of 3 lodgers for 51 year old Charles Clappett, a painter.

 

1861   6, Brook Street, St, Mary Key, Ipswich.

 

John was 31 years old, a Medical Doctor – General Practise. He was married and head of the household.

Lucy, 24.

1 house servant.

1 housemaid.

1 groom.

 

1871   3, Museum Street, St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.

 

John was 41 years old, a Physician – Medical Doctor – London M.R.C.S., L.S.A. He was married and head of the household.

Lucy, 34.

1 cook.

1 housemaid.

1 groom.

 

1881   3, Museum Street, St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.

 

John was 51 years old, a Physician – Medical Doctor – London. He was married and head of the household.

Lucy, 44.

1 cook.

1 housemaid.

1 groom.

1 footman.

 

1891   Birkfield, Belstead Road, St. Mary at Stoke, Ipswich.

 

John was 61 years old, a Consulting Physician – employer. He was married and head of the household.

Lucy, 56.

sister – Katherine Bartlet, 58, Living on own Means.

maternal uncle – Richard Townley, 53, a retired Army Officer – Major, born King’s Lynn, Norfolk.

1 butler.

1 cook.

1 useful maid.

1 upper housemaid,

1 under housemaid,

1 kitchen maid.

1 house boy.

 

1901   Birkfield Lodge, Belstead Road, St. Mary at Stoke, Ipswich.

 

John was 71 years old, a retired Physician. He was married and head of the household.

Lucy, 64.

1 butler.

1 cook.

1 housemaid.

1 under housemaid.

1 kitchenmaid.

 

1911   Birkfield, Belstead Road, St. Mary at Stoke, Ipswich.

 

John was 81 years old, a retired Medical Doctor. He was a widow and head of the household.

nephew’s wife – Louisa Gibson Barnes (nee Blaikie), 33, born Punjab, India.

1 butler, 4 female domestic servants.

 

SOURCES:

Image courtesy of Mr. A. Gilbert – Ipswich Borough Council.

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