NAME: Thomas W. Bartley
born...Jefferson County, Ohio
family moved... near Mansfield, Ohio (Richland County)
EDUCATION: graduated, Jefferson College, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
GOVERNORSHIP: 17th governor, 1844, acting governor
DIED: June 20, 1885
Bartley was a lawyer by training.
Bartley studied law in Mansfield, Ohio and Washington D.C. He served as prosecuting attorney for Richland County.
Bartley served as acting Ohio governor after the resignation of Wilson Shannon.
He served on the Ohio Supreme Court from 1852 to 1859.
His father, Mordecai Bartley, served as the 18th governor of Ohio.
FIRST LADY of OHIO
NAME: Julia Larwill Bartley
COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS: born...Wooster, Ohio (Wayne County)
MARRIED: October 5, 1837
DIED: March 1, 1847
Julia Larwell was the daughter of Wooster's first settler, William Larwell.
He and Thomas Bartley were business partners.
Together, the two developed a portion of Crestline, Ohio.