The Hope Historical Society has a large envelope containing a significant amount of information about the Bartlett family beginning with Edward Bartlett from Kent England. His sons, Richard and John settled in Newberry Mass. in 1634. The following was copied from two pages from the envelope that relate to Hope.

Bartlett Family Record

Thomas Bartlett born in Thomaston, Maine Nov. 28, 1789.
Orindra Fletcher born in Lincolnville.
Thomas Bartlett and Orindra Fletcher married in Lincolnville June 6, 1816. Orindra died in Hope Sept. 1818 mother of Delora.

Sarah Parkman born in Plantation of Ducktrap Lincolnville Nov.9, 1798. Thomas Bartlett and Sarah Parkman married in Camden May 20,1819 of them the following children were born.

1. Orindra Bartlett born in Hope March 21, 1820.
2. Wm. P. born Feb. 11, 1822. Died in Calif Sept 15th, 1852.
3. Ephram F. Bartlett born April 1st 1824, died Oct 3rd 1825.
4. Ephram W. Bartlett born in Hope July 28, 1826.
5. Francis A. Bartlett born in Hope Jan. 15, 1829.
6. B. Herrick Bartlett born in Hope Aug. 9, 1831, died in Calif. May 11, 1879.
7. Charles A. Bartlett, born in Hope Feb. 21st 1834 died Feb. 14th 1924.
8. Harriet A. Bartlett, born in Hope, July 20, 1836, died Oct. 1841.
9. Gideon T. Bartlett, born Hope Nov. 23, 1838.
10. Ellen A. Bartlett, born in Hope July 25, 1843.
11. Thomas Bartlett died April 18, 1860.

Simon Fish and Orindra Bartlett were married in Hope on Dec. 27, 1840.
Children:
1. Dexter, born Oct. 24, 1841, died July 11, 1873.
2. Charles B. born June 10, 18??
3. Willie B. born April 18, 1854.
4. Sidney, born Dec. 28, 1857.
5. Hattie, born Aug. 12, 1860
6. Annie -

Charles Fish and Cora Ripklef married April 20, 1870. Wm. P. Bartlett and Harriet Spaulding married May 13, 1849.
Children:
1. Nellie born May 17, 1850. Died in Calif. July 17, 1850.
2. Willie born and died in Calif Feb. 23, 1853.

William P. married to Mary W. Philbrick Nov. 7, 1847 ???
D. Stevens and Francis Bartlett married in Lincolnville Dec. 21, 1856.
Children:
1. Lizzie Stevens born June 3, 1858.
2. Charles A. born Oct. 10, 1859.
3. Thomas H. born April 2, 1861.
4. Maria born May 11, 1863.
5. Willie O. born Nov. 28, 1865.
6. Gurtrude born Dec. 8, 1868.
7. Mary born March 2, 1871.

Chas. D. Barnes and Ellen A. Bartlett married in Hope Apr. 13, 1882.
Children:
1. Fannie F, Barnes born Camden Dec. 18, 1862.
2. Minnie Barnes born Hope, Aug. 11, 1864.
3. Kattie A. born Hope Aug. 31, 1866.
4. Amy born, Hope Oct 27, 1867.
5. Rose E. born Hope Feb. 8, 1873.

 

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