Harriet Lye (daughter of James Lye and Maria Smith) was born on 12 June 1861. She was baptised on 7 July 1861 in Market Lavington. She married John Bartlett (son of John Stephen Bartlett) on 15 October 1891 in Market Lavington.

Harriet Lye and John Bartlett had the following children:

  • Alice Mary Bartlett
  • Florence Emily Bartlett
  • John Lye Bartlett
  • Louisa Ellen Bartlett
  • Sylvia Letty Bartlett

Harriet died in 1928 and was buried in Pewsey, Wiltshire. John died in 1949 and he was buried alongside Harriet in Pewsey.

Employment and Residences:
1901John Bartlett, Head, aged 41, Gardener, Born: West Lavington, Wiltshire.
Harriet Bartlett, Wife, aged 39, Born: Market Lavington, Wiltshire.
Alice Bartlett, daughter, aged 8, Born: Market Lavington, Wiltshire.
Florence Bartlett, daughter, aged. 6, Born: Seend, Wiltshire.
John Bartlett, aged 4, Born: Batheaston, Somerset.
Louisa Bartlett, aged 2, Born: Batheaston, Somerset.
Sylvia Bartlett, aged 1, Born: Urchfont (Erchfont), Wiltshire.
The Green,
Urchfont (Urchfont)
The National Archives (TNA):
Census Returns of England, 1901;
RG13/1928; Folio: 127; Page: 10.
1911John Bartlett, Head, aged 51, Gardener, Born: Lavington, Wiltshire.
Harriet Bartlett, Wife, aged 49, Born: Lavington, Wiltshire.
Florence Emily Bartlett, Daughter, aged 16, Dressmaker, Born: Seend, Wiltshire.
John Lye Bartlett, Son, aged 14, School, Born: Batheaston, Somersett.
Louisa Ellen Bartlett, Daughter, aged 12, School, Born: Batheaston, Somerset.
Sylvia Letty Bartlett, Daughter, aged 11, School, Born: Urchfont (Erchfont), Wiltshire.
Church St,
The National Archives (TNA):
Census Returns of England, 1911;
1939John Bartlett, Retired Gardener.
Florence E Davies (Bartlett), (Unpaid Domestic Duties.
William J Bartlett, At School.
The Hold,
Manningford Bruce,
The National Archives (TNA):
Ref: RG101/7167C/009/43 Letter Code: WSPU

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