Colonel William McKay Bartlett M. D.
- Born: 28 Mar 1878, Warsaw, Wyoming Co., New York
- Marriage: Audrey Vivian Ballantyne on 20 Jun 1907 in Washington D. C.
- Died: 2 Nov 1941, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California at age 63
- Buried: Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo Co., California
William's birth location is from a NY passenger list ... see general notes on his wife, Audrey Ballantyne.
See general notes on his father for 1880 census facts.
Warsaw New York newspaper From Wyoming County Historical Records Doris A. Bannister County Historian - The obituary of Col Wm. Kay Bartlett
Word has been received of the death of Col. Wm. K. Bartlett of San Francisco, Calif. on November 2nd. Col. Bartlett had been retired in 1933 because of a heart disability, after nearly thirty years of service in the Medical Corps of the Army. Of recent years he had been engaged in executive work, in charge of various Army hospitals.
Col. Bartlett was born in Warsaw, the son of Stephen Buonaparte Bartlett, an attorney associated with his brother, Judge Myron E. Bartlett, and Mrs. Bartlett. The family later moved to North Dakota.
He is survived by his widow, a daughter, Mrs. Harold E. Brooks, Honolulu, T. H. and two grandchildren,Susan Jane Brooks and James Bartlett Brooks,his mother, Mrs. S. B. Bartlett, a sister Elizabeth and a younger brother, Lawerance M. all of the Minneapolis.
Burial was in San Francisco
The 1900 Federal Census for Casselton, Cass Co., North Dakota, District 26, page 92A, dated June 1, 1900 record William McKay Bartlett (March 1878 - NY) with his parents S. B. (April 1845 - NY/NH/Vermont) and Cora I. (March 1857 - NY/Vermont/NY) Bartlett and siblings Elizabeth Bartlett (May 1882 - Minnesota) and Lawrence M. Bartlett (March 1888 - ND). S. B. and Cora have been married for 25 years and have had 3 children all of whom are still living. S. B. is a Lawyer.
The 1910 Federal Census for Regan Barracks, Albay, Philippines, District 159, page 68A, dated June 29, 1910 records 1st Lieutenant William K. Bartlett (22 - NY/NY/NY). He indicates he has been married for 2 years.
The 1920 Federal Census for Washington D. C., District 268, page 24A, dated January 21, 1920 records Wm K. Barlett (42 - NY/NY/NY) with his wife Audrey Barlett (30 - Maryland/VA/Maryland) and daughter Jeanette (5 - VA). Also in the household is Audrey's widowed mother, Nancy Ballantyne (64 - Maryland/England/Maryland). William is an Officer in the U.S.A. [Army]
The 1930 Federal Census for Winthrop, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, District 572, page 133A, dated April 3, 1930 records a divorced William K. Bartlett (52 - NY/NY/NY) living at Fort Banks. William is a Medical Officer in the U. S. Army.
The 1930 Federal Census for Washington D. C., District 192, page 225B, dated April 1930 records a divorced Audrey Bartlett (37 - Maryland/VA/Maryland) and daughter Jane (15 - Vermont/NY/Maryland) renting for $75 / month at 2151 California Street NW. Also in the household is Audrey's widowed mother, Nancy Ballantyne (72 - Maryland/England/Maryland).
Note: In 1930 Audrey indicates she is divorced; however, she is with William in the 1940 census and is listed as his wife: The 1940 Federal Census for San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, District 38-504, page 7834A, dated April 11, 1940 records William K. Barlett (62 - NY) with his wife Audrey Bartlett (46 - Maryland) renting for $90 / month at 9 Broadway. William has completed 5 years of college while Audrey has completed 4 years of high school. Neither is employed.
California, Death Index, 1940-1997
Name: William Kay Bartlett
Birth Date: 28 Mar 1878
Birth Place: New York
Death Date: 2 Nov 1941
Death Place: San Francisco
Mother's Maiden Name: Wing
Father's Surname: Bartlett
William married Audrey Vivian Ballantyne, daughter of Robert Ballantyne and Nancy Elizabeth Jordan, on 20 Jun 1907 in Washington D. C. (Audrey Vivian Ballantyne was born on 20 Sep 1876 in Cambridge, Dorchester Co., Maryland, died on 9 Aug 1961 in San Francisco, California and was buried in Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo Co., California.)
District of Columbia, Select Marriages, 1830-1921
Name: Audrey Ballentine
Marital Status: Single
Birth Date: 1887
Marriage Date: 20 Jun 1907
Marriage Place: Washington, District of Columbia
Spouse: William K. Bartlett
FHL Film Number: 2108441
Reference ID: bk116 p222 cn37422