Mary Pratt1

b. September 1727
Father*Joseph Pratt1 b. c 1695, d. 14 Jun 1780
Mother*Lydia Hawes1 b. 22 Aug 1697, d. 7 Feb 1772
Birth*September 1727Mary Pratt was born in September 1727 in Dedham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs : Edward Hawes, ca. 1616-1687, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and his wife, Eliony Lumber : and some of their descendants through eleven generations. Edward Hawes (ca. 1616-1687) was living at Dedham, Massachusetts, by 1648, where he married Eliony Lumber (ca. 1625-1688/9) that year. They had nine children, 1648/9-1666, all born at Dedham. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and elsewhere. Descendants also spell their surname Haws. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1996), Generation Three, pages 15-27. Hereinafter cited as The Edward Hawes Heirs.

Mary W. Pratt1

b. 5 May 1809
Father*Sylvanus Pratt1 b. 20 May 1770, d. 11 Jan 1833
Mother*Experience Alden1 b. 25 Feb 1780
Birth*5 May 1809Mary W. Pratt was born on 5 May 1809 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 893. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 270. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Matthew Pratt1

Family

Child1.Joseph Pratt+1

Citations

  1. [S1135] Mrs. John E. Barclay, "The Ancestry of Experience, Wife of Cornelius Washburn of Bridgewater, Mass.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 119, pages 22-25 (January 1965). Hereinafter cited as "Experience, Wife of Cornelius Washburn."

Mehitabel Pratt1

b. 1739, d. 1804
Birth*1739Mehitabel Pratt was born in 1739, her year of birth calculated from her age at death.1
Marriage*She married David French.1
(Wife) Deathbefore 1782Mehitabel became a widow when David French died.1
Marriage*18 October 1782She married second, as his second wife, Benjamin Price on 18 October 1782 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1
Death*1804She died in 1804 at age 65.1

Family 1

David French d. b 1782

Family 2

Benjamin Price b. 1720, d. 1805

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Price, pages 292-293. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Mehitable Pratt1

b. 24 February 1705, d. 26 April 1732
Father*John Pratt2 b. c 1659
Mother*Margaret Kimble2
Birth*24 February 1705Mehitable Pratt was born on 24 February 1705.1,2
Marriage*8 January 1723/24She married as his first wife, Jabez Pratt, who was probably her 2nd cousin and the son of Jabez Pratt and Elizabeth Cobb of Taunton, on 8 January 1723/24 in Plympton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3
Death*26 April 1732She died on 26 April 1732 in Plympton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), at age 27.1

Family

Jabez Pratt b. c 1698

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 446. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory, page 701.
  3. [S427] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of Plympton, Massachusetts, to the year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy town-record fund, 1923), Marriages, page 364. Hereinafter cited as Plympton, Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.

Mehitable Pratt1

b. circa 1667
Father-Probable*Benajah Pratt1 b. c 1630
Mother-Probable*Persis Dunham1
Birth*circa 1667Mehitable Pratt was born circa 1667 in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony).1

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), pages 95-96. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.

Nancy Pratt1

Father*Solomon Pratt Jr.1 b. 20 Feb 1728/29
Mother*Abihail Hooper1 b. 1747
Marriage*25 February 1788She married Timothy Conant, son of Timothy Conant and Hannah Blackman, on 25 February 1788 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 309. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Conant, pages 139-143. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Nathaniel Pratt1

b. 1 February 1754
Father*Seth Pratt1 b. 21 Jun 1729, d. 30 Dec 1795
Mother*Hannah Washburn1 b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Birth*1 February 1754Nathaniel Pratt was born on 1 February 1754 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 862. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 270. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Nathaniel Pratt1

Marriage*17 June 1729He married Margene Leonard of Bridgewater, daughter of Josiah Leonard and Marjoram Washburn, on 17 June 1729 in Hopkinton, Middlesex County.1,2

Citations

  1. [S862] Ralph V. Wood Jr., Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 12, Francis Cooke (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2008), Person No. 227, Abigail Washburn, pages 247-248. Hereinafter cited as Francis Cooke of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 58, Josiah Leonard, pages 58-59. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).

Nehemiah Pratt1

b. 20 November 1757, d. 3 August 1778
Father*Seth Pratt1 b. 21 Jun 1729, d. 30 Dec 1795
Mother*Hannah Washburn1 b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Birth*20 November 1757Nehemiah Pratt was born on 20 November 1757 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),1,2
Death*3 August 1778 and died on 3 August 1778 in Bridgewater at age 20.1,3

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 862. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 270. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 544.

Nehemiah Pratt1

b. 27 January 1781, d. 18 February 1784
Father*Seth Pratt1 b. 21 Jun 1729, d. 30 Dec 1795
Mother*Hannah Washburn1 b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Birth*27 January 1781Nehemiah Pratt was born on 27 January 1781 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress),1,2
Death*18 February 1784 and died on 18 February 1784 in Bridgewater at age 3.1,3

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 862. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 270. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 544.

Patience Pratt1

Marriage*She married Ebenezer Tinkham.1

Family

Ebenezer Tinkham
Child1.Elizabeth Tinkham+1 b. 13 Feb 1704, d. 3 Feb 1780

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Rose Eleanor Pratt1

b. 11 March 1859, d. 26 April 1930
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Boulton, The Immigrant
Father*Henry Pratt1,2 b. c 1813
Mother*Isabel Curry1,2
Birth*11 March 1859Rose Eleanor Pratt was born on 11 March 1859 probably in Burlington, Otsego County, New York.3,4
Marriage*27 June 1884She married Emmett Bolton, son of Perez Bolton and Minerva Denison, on 27 June 1884 in Burlington, Otsego County, New York.5,6
Death*26 April 1930She died on 26 April 1930 in Burlington Flats, Otsego County, New York, at age 71.1,2

Family

Emmett Bolton b. 17 Feb 1854, d. 9 Mar 1933
Child1.Harry Emmett Bolton+1 b. 10 Apr 1887, d. 15 Apr 1958

Citations

  1. [S670] Prepared by Arthur Adams, "Memoirs of the Deceased Members of the New England Historic Genealogical Society", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volume 113, page 229 (July 1959). Hereinafter cited as "Memoirs - Harry Emmett Bolton."
  2. [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1995), page 724. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  3. [S670] Prepared by Arthur Adams, "Memoirs - Harry Emmett Bolton", with birth date of 11 Mar 1859.
  4. [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory, page 724 with birth date of 4 Mar 1859.
  5. [S670] Prepared by Arthur Adams, "Memoirs - Harry Emmett Bolton", with marriage date of 27 Jun 1884.
  6. [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory, page 724 with marriage date of 27 Jun 1882.

Sally Pratt1

b. 31 July 1763, d. 1778
Father*Seth Pratt1 b. 21 Jun 1729, d. 30 Dec 1795
Mother*Hannah Washburn1 b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Birth*31 July 1763Sally Pratt was born on 31 July 1763 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),1,2
Death*1778 and died in 1778 at about age 15. Her death was not recorded in the Bridgewater vital records.1

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 862. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 271. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Sarah Pratt1

b. circa 1707, d. 24 June 1737
Birth*circa 1707Sarah Pratt was born circa 1707 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*circa 1728She married Ebenezer Snow, son of Benjamin Snow and Elizabeth Alden, circa 1728.1
Death*24 June 1737She died on 24 June 1737 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Family

Ebenezer Snow b. 29 Mar 1702
Children1.Ebenezer Snow Jr.+1 b. 16 Nov 1729, d. bt 9 Mar 1807 - 1 Jan 1811
2.Nathaniel Snow+1 b. 6 Jun 1731, d. 1 May 1819
3.Sarah Snow1 b. 27 Jul 1733, d. c 1735
4.Caleb Snow+1 b. 8 Jun 1736, d. 8 Apr 1819

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Seth Pratt1

b. 21 June 1729, d. 30 December 1795
Birth*21 June 1729Seth Pratt was born on 21 June 1729 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3
Marriage*27 April 1753He married Hannah Washburn, daughter of Captain Joseph Washburn and Deliverance Orcutt, on 27 April 1753 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4
Death*30 December 1795He died on 30 December 1795 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, at age 66.2,5

Family

Hannah Washburn b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Children1.Nathaniel Pratt2 b. 1 Feb 1754
2.Joseph Pratt2 b. 1 Apr 1756
3.Nehemiah Pratt2 b. 20 Nov 1757, d. 3 Aug 1778
4.Simeon Pratt2 b. 16 Sep 1759
5.Seth Pratt Jr.2 b. 8 Sep 1761
6.Sally Pratt2 b. 31 Jul 1763, d. 1778
7.Hannah Pratt2 b. 2 Feb 1766, d. 25 Jul 1778
8.Chloe Pratt2 b. 25 Feb 1768
9.Sylvanus Pratt+1 b. 20 May 1770, d. 11 Jan 1833
10.Joanna Pratt2 b. 9 Apr 1772
11.Asa Pratt2 b. 22 Apr 1774
12.Nehemiah Pratt2 b. 27 Jan 1781, d. 18 Feb 1784

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 893. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory, page 862.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 271. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 310.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 545.

Seth Pratt Jr.1

b. 8 September 1761
Father*Seth Pratt1 b. 21 Jun 1729, d. 30 Dec 1795
Mother*Hannah Washburn1 b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Birth*8 September 1761Seth Pratt Jr. was born on 8 September 1761 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 862. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 271. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Simeon Pratt1

b. 16 September 1759
Father*Seth Pratt1 b. 21 Jun 1729, d. 30 Dec 1795
Mother*Hannah Washburn1 b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Birth*16 September 1759Simeon Pratt was born on 16 September 1759 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 862. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 271. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Deacon Solomon Pratt1

Marriage*27 January 1719He married Sarah Johnson, daughter of Isaac Johnson and Abihail Leavitt, on 27 January 1719 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family 1

Sarah Johnson b. 1 Jul 1702
Children1.Abihail Pratt+1,3 b. 8 Dec 1724
2.Solomon Pratt Jr.+1 b. 20 Feb 1728/29

Family 2

Child1.Hannah Pratt+1 b. 12 Sep 1733, d. 1795

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Pratt, pages 288-292. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 310. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 266.

Solomon Pratt Jr.1

b. 20 February 1728/29
Father*Deacon Solomon Pratt2
Mother*Sarah Johnson2 b. 1 Jul 1702
Birth*20 February 1728/29Solomon Pratt Jr. was born on 20 February 1728/29 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3
Marriage*3 December 1761He married first Mary Keith, daughter of John Keith and Hannah Washburn, on 3 December 1761 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,4
(Husband) Death7 November 1764Solomon became a widower when Mary Pratt died on 7 November 1764.5,2
Marriage*11 June 1767He married second Abihail Hooper, daughter of James Hooper and Mary Johnson, on 11 June 1767 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4

Family 1

Mary Keith d. 7 Nov 1764

Family 2

Abihail Hooper b. 1747
Child1.Nancy Pratt1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Pratt, pages 288-292. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume I, Births, page 272. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 310.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Deaths, page 545.

Susanna Pratt1

Father*Joseph Pratt1 b. c 1688, d. 1753
Mother*Lydia Leonard1

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Pratt, pages 288-292. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Sylvanus Pratt1

b. 20 May 1770, d. 11 January 1833
Father*Seth Pratt2 b. 21 Jun 1729, d. 30 Dec 1795
Mother*Hannah Washburn2 b. 6 Sep 1733, d. 26 Aug 1824
Birth*20 May 1770Sylvanus Pratt was born on 20 May 1770 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3
Marriage*26 June 1803He married Experience Alden, daughter of Oliver Alden and Experience Leonard, on 26 June 1803 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,4,5
Death*11 January 1833He died of consumption on 11 January 1833 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, at age 62.2,6

Family

Experience Alden b. 25 Feb 1780
Children1.Experience L. Pratt1 b. 21 Jul 1804, d. 10 Jun 1837
2.Mary W. Pratt2 b. 5 May 1809

Citations

  1. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Deaths, Volume II, page 541, referencing G.R.2: citing a gravestone record at Pratt-town Cemetery. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  2. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 893. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Births, Volume I, page 272.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, pages 19 and 310.
  5. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory, page 893, marriage date noted as 26 May 1803.
  6. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 546.

Sylvia Pratt1

ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Boulton, The Immigrant
Father*Thomas Pratt Jr.2
Marriage Intention9 January 1814An intention of marriage for Sylvia Pratt and Alfred Bolton was recorded on 9 January 1814 in Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1
Marriage*before 1 April 1814She married her first cousin Alfred Bolton, son of John Bolton and Margery Pratt, in Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. The actual date of their marriage is not known and the Waltham records stated simply that it was recorded before 1 April 1814.1

Family

Alfred Bolton b. 7 May 1793

Citations

  1. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  2. [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1995), page 579. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.

Tabitha Pratt1

b. circa 1727, d. 15 March 1789
Father*Joseph Pratt1 b. c 1688, d. 1753
Mother*Lydia Leonard1
Birth*circa 1727Tabitha Pratt was born circa 1727 in Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*6 September 1748She married Seth Hayward, son of Deacon Thomas Hayward and Bethia Brett, on 6 September 1748 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3,2
(Wife) Death11 September 1778Tabitha became a widow when Seth Hayward died on 11 September 1778.2,4
Death*15 March 1789She died on 15 March 1789 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Her gravestone marked her death in her 64th year.5,2

Family

Seth Hayward b. 3 Dec 1721, d. 11 Sep 1778
Children1.Azariah Hayward2 b. 14 Jun 1749
2.Sarah Hayward2 b. 16 May 1752
3.Solomon Hayward2 b. 27 Jun 1754
4.Bethiah Hayward2 b. 21 Jun 1757
5.Charity Hayward2 b. 20 Feb 1760
6.Ruth Hayward2 b. 30 Oct 1764, d. 4 Oct 1836

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Pratt, pages 288-292. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 897. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Marriages, Volume II, page 176. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 487.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 488.

Thomas Pratt1

b. circa 1732
Birth*circa 1732Thomas Pratt was born circa 1732.1
Marriage*He married Mercy Jones.1

Family

Mercy Jones
Children1.Thomas Pratt Jr.+1
2.Margery Pratt+1 b. 5 Feb 1764, d. 31 Jul 1840

Citations

  1. [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1995), page 579. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.

Thomas Pratt1

Marriage*He married Deborah Lovell.1

Family

Deborah Lovell
Child1.Deborah Pratt1 d. 4 May 1731

Citations

  1. [S898] Lucy Kellogg and others, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 16, John Alden, in 3 Parts. Contents: Part 1. John Alden, first four generations by Esther Littleford Woodworth-Barnes & Alice Crane Williams; Part 2. John Alden, fifth generation descendants of his daughter Elizabeth Alden Pabodie; Part 3. John Alden, fifth generation descendants of his sons John, Joseph, and Jonathan. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1975-), Part I, Person# 157, Joseph Crossman, pages 325-326. Hereinafter cited as John Alden of the Mayflower (Five).

Thomas Pratt Jr.1

Father*Thomas Pratt1 b. c 1732
Mother*Mercy Jones1

Family

Child1.Sylvia Pratt1

Citations

  1. [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1995), page 579. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.

Zilpha Pratt1

b. between 24 November 1750 and 1751
Father*Jonathan Pratt1 b. c 1707
Mother*Hannah Witherell1
Birth*between 24 November 1750 and 1751Zilpha Pratt was born on between 24 November 1750 and 1751 in Dighton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 543. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.

Benjamin Prescott1,2

b. 4 January 1695/96
Father*Captain Jonas Prescott1,2,3 b. 1648
Mother*Mary Loker1,2,3 b. 28 Sep 1653, d. 28 Oct 1735
Birth*4 January 1695/96Benjamin Prescott was born on 4 January 1695/96 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2,3
Marriage*11 June 1718He married Abigail Oliver, daughter of Honorable Thomas Oliver, on 11 June 1718 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2,3

Family

Abigail Oliver b. 1697
Child1.Oliver Prescott1,3,4 b. 27 Apr 1731

Citations

  1. [S490] Charles Knowles Bolton, The Boltons of Old and New England: with a genealogy of the descendants of William Bolton of Reading, Massachusetts, 1720 (Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1889), Descendants of William Bolton, Fourth Generation, pages 8-10. Hereinafter cited as Boltons of Old and New England.
  2. [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial or a Genealogical Memoir of the Prescott Families in America, In Two Parts, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1870), pages 47-49. Hereinafter cited as The Prescott Memorial.
  3. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
  4. [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial, pages 56-60.

Reverend Benjamin Prescott1

b. 16 September 1687, d. 27 May 1777
Father*Captain Jonathan Prescott2,3 b. c 1643, d. 5 Dec 1721
Mother*Elizabeth Hoar2,3 d. 25 Sep 1687
Birth*16 September 1687Reverend Benjamin Prescott was born on 16 September 1687 in Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2,3
Education*1709Benjamin studied for the ministry at Harvard College, Boston, and graduated in 1709.3
Occupation*23 September 1713He was ordained over the church in the Second Precinct, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), on 23 September 1713 where he officiated for 45 years. The Second Precinct later became Danvers, then South Danvers, and in 1869, Peabody.3
Marriage*20 October 1715He married first Elizabeth Higginson, daughter of John Higginson and Sarah Gardner, on 20 October 1715 in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).4,2,3
(Husband) Death20 March 1722/23Benjamin became a widower when Elizabeth (Higginson) Prescott died on 20 March 1722/23.5,2,3
Marriage*15 July 1732He married Mercy Gibbs on 15 July 1732 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,6
(Husband) Death18 December 1744Benjamin became a widower for the second time when Mercy (Gibbs) Prescott died on 18 December 1744.3
Residence*He resided in Salem Village, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England). When Salem Village incorporated in 1757, the town's name was changed to Danvers.1
Marriage*6 October 1748He married third as her third husband Mary (Pepperell) Frost Colman, daughter of William Pepperell and Margery Bray, on 6 October 1748 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4,3
(Heir) Will9 November 1776Reverend Benjamin Prescott, described as his honored Father and brother, was named as a beneficiary of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell in his will dated 9 November 1776 in Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress). Turell's will gave Benjamin, and two others, a morning ring each.7
Death*27 May 1777He died on 27 May 1777 at age 893,8
Burial*30 May 1777 and was buried on 30 May 1777 in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).5

Family 1

Elizabeth Higginson b. 28 Jun 1696, d. 20 Mar 1722/23
Children1.Benjamin Prescott Jr.9,10 b. 29 Jan 1716/17
2.John Prescott9,10 b. 2 Aug 1718, d. 3 Aug 1718
3.Hannah Prescott9,10 b. 6 Dec 1719
4.Elizabeth Prescott4,9,10 b. 15 Sep 1721, d. Mar 1758
5.Sarah Prescott9 b. 29 Jan 1722/23, d. 12 May 1723

Family 2

Mercy Gibbs d. 18 Dec 1744
Children1.Henry Prescott10 b. 19 Jul 1735, d. 19 Jan 1736
2.Henry Prescott10 b. 25 Jul 1737, d. 10 Sep 1816

Family 3

Mary Pepperell b. 5 Sep 1685, d. 18 Apr 1766

Citations

  1. [S1006] Communicated by Usher Parsons M.D. of Providence RI, "Pepperell Genealogy", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 20 (January 1866): pages 1-2. Hereinafter cited as "Pepperell Genealogy."
  2. [S1043] Thomas Townsend Sherman, Sherman Genealogy, including Families of Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk, England, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (New York, New York: Tobias A. Wright, 1920), page 151. Hereinafter cited as Sherman Genealogy, Families of Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk, England.
  3. [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial or a Genealogical Memoir of the Prescott Families in America, In Two Parts, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1870), pages 46-47. Hereinafter cited as The Prescott Memorial.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Salem Marriages, Volume 4, page 215. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  5. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Salem Deaths, Volume 6, page 159.
  6. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, date transcribed as 15 Jun 1732. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
  7. [S485] Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (886 microfilm reels of original records in the Middlesex County Courthouse, Cambridge, Massachusetts), LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Ebenezer Turell 1778 probate packet# 23046, FHL Film# 421543. Hereinafter cited as Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
  8. [S1043] Thomas Townsend Sherman, Sherman Genealogy, Families of Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk, England, page 151, date noted as 28 May 1777.
  9. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Salem Births, Volume 2, page 193.
  10. [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial, page 52.