John Bartram Jr.


Born: ? in Kingsessing Township, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania

Died: Bef 1823 in ?

Father: John Bartram (1698/99 – 1777)

Mother: Ann Mendenhall (1703 – ?)

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: ? ? (? – ?)

Married: ? in (unknown)

Child: Ann Bartram ( – )


John ("Johnny") was given control over Bartrams Garden in 1771, which he continued to run until his death. After his brother William's return from his travels, he helped John maintain the garden.

When John died, the running of the garden fell to his daughter Ann and her husband.

Change Date

This data was last changed on 28 Apr 2007, and is stored in datafile B.

Primary and Secondary Sources

(see About Sources)

Guide to William Bartram's Travels
by Brad Sanders; Athens, Georgia: Fevertree Press, 2002 [applies to death, notes]
The Natures of John and William Bartram
by Thomas P. Slaughter; New York: Alfred A Knopf, Inc., 1996. [applies to name, birth, notes]