Afterwards it was held by the heirs of Bartholomew de Fontibus.
Sir Bartholomew kindly allows me to quote him on this subject.
I live at 1012 Bartholomew, but, gee, that was 23 years ago that they lived there.
So said Bartholomew the Englishman in the thirteenth century.
James and Bartholomew, 1538; and the town damaged by a sea-storm.
It is difficult to admit with M. Delisle that Bartholomew was not English.
Bartholomew had done his watching and smelling, likewise; he had made all he could be expected to of that limited enjoyment.
For three days the Saint Bartholomew of vegetation continued.
He was the eldest of three brothers, the others being Bartholomew and Diego.
He was a Huguenot, and nearly perished in the Bartholomew massacre.
masc. proper name, from Old French Barthelemieu, from Latin Bartholomæus, from Greek Bartholomaios, from Aramaic bar Talmay, literally "son of Talmai," from the proper name Talmai, "abounding in furrows." One of the 12 Apostles, his festival is Aug. 24. On this date in 1572 took place the massacre of Protestants in France. Bartholomew Fair was held annually from 1133 to 1855 at West Smithfield.
son of Tolmai, one of the twelve apostles (Matt. 10:3; Acts 1:13); generally supposed to have been the same as Nathanael. In the synoptic gospels Philip and Bartholomew are always mentioned together, while Nathanael is never mentioned; in the fourth gospel, on the other hand, Philip and Nathanael are similarly mentioned together, but nothing is said of Bartholomew. He was one of the disciples to whom our Lord appeared at the Sea of Tiberias after his resurrection (John 21:2). He was also a witness of the Ascension (Acts 1:4, 12, 13). He was an "Israelite indeed" (John 1:47).