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Richard Bartholdt

congressman

Richard Bartholdt, German congressman. Member St. Louis School Board, 1888-1892 (president, 1891-1892); member 53d to 63d Congresses (1893-1915), 10th Missouri District.

Background

Bartholdt, Richard was born on November 2, 1855 in Germany. Son of Gottlob and Caroline Louise (Wagner) Bartholdt.

Education

Came to the United States in boyhood. Classical education; learned printing trade.

Career

Editor-in-chief St. Louis Tribune, 1885-1892.

Works

  • Editor-in-chief St. Louis Tribune, 1885-1892.

Membership

Member St. Louis School Board, 1888-1892 (president, 1891-1892). Member 53d to 63d Congresses (1893-1915), 10th Missouri District.

Connections

Married Caecilie Niedner, June 27, 1880.

father:
Gottlob Bartholdt

mother:
Caroline Louise (Wagner) Bartholdt

spouse:
Caecilie Niedner