Hon. William Pitt Preble1

M, b. 15 April 1819
     Hon. William Pitt Preble was born on 15 April 1819.2 He was the son of Hon. William Pitt Preble and Nancy Gale Tucker.1,2 Hon. William Pitt Preble married Harriet T. Mussey on 1 July 1846.2

Citations

  1. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p. 178.
  2. [S296] William P. Preble, Preble families, p. 12.

Sarah L. Prentice1

F, b. 1861
     Sarah L. Prentice was born in 1861 in Arlington, Massachusetts.1 She married William T. Sargent, son of Mark Sargent, on 17 May 1893 in Exeter, New Hampshire.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947.
         

Mary Presbury1

F, b. 11 April 1723, d. 10 May 1807
     Mary Presbury was born on 11 April 1723 in Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts.2 She married Jonathan Greenleaf, son of Daniel Greenleaf and Sarah Moody, on 13 October 1744 in Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts.2 Mary Presbury died on 10 May 1807 in Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, at the age of 84.2

Child of Mary Presbury and Jonathan Greenleaf

Citations

  1. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~silversmiths/19/…

Dr. Abel Prescott1

M, b. 7 April 1718, d. 22 October 1803
     Dr. Abel Prescott was born on 7 April 1718 in Concord, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Major Jonathan Prescott and Rebecca Bulkeley.1 Dr. Abel Prescott married Abigail Brigham say 1742.1 Dr. Abel Prescott died on 22 October 1803 in Concord, Massachusetts, at the age of 85.2

Child of Dr. Abel Prescott and Abigail Brigham

Citations

  1. [S132] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants, p. 443.
  2. [S113] William Addams Reitwiesner, Bush ancestry.

Benjamin Prescott

M, b. 29 January 1716/17, d. 18 August 1778
     Benjamin Prescott was born on 29 January 1716/17 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Rev. Benjamin Prescott and Elizabeth Higginson. Benjamin Prescott graduated in 1736 A.M. from Harvard.1 He married Rebecca Minot on 12 August 1741 in Concord, Massachusetts.1 Benjamin Prescott died on 18 August 1778 in Salem, Massachusetts, at the age of 61.1

Child of Benjamin Prescott and Rebecca Minot

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 15.

Rev. Benjamin Prescott1

M, b. 16 September 1687, d. 27 May 1777
     Rev. Benjamin Prescott was born on 16 September 1687 in Concord, Massachusetts.2,3,4 He was the son of Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar.2 Rev. Benjamin Prescott graduated in 1709 from Harvard.2 He was ordained on 23 September 1713 at Peabody and was minister of the Second Parish of Salem until 1756.2 He married firstly Elizabeth Higginson, daughter of Capt. John Higginson and Hannah Gardner, on 20 October 1715 at Salem, Massachusetts.3 Rev. Benjamin Prescott married Mercy Gibbs as his second wife on 15 July 1732.3 Rev. Benjamin Prescott married thirdly Mary Pepperell, daughter of Lt. Col. Wiliam Pepperrell and Margery Bray, on 6 October 1748.5,6 Rev. Benjamin Prescott was living in Danvers, Massachusetts.1 He died on 27 May 1777 in Peabody, Massachusetts, at the age of 89.2,4

Children of Rev. Benjamin Prescott and Elizabeth Higginson

Citations

  1. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p. 265.
  2. [S75] Frederick Lewis Weis, Colonial Clergy, p. 169.
  3. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 13.
  4. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 55 p. 196.
  5. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 15.
  6. [S383] Usher Parsons, The life of Sir William Pepperrell, p. 16.

Caroline Matilda Prescott1

F, b. circa 1825, d. 22 May 1881
     Caroline Matilda Prescott was born circa 1825. She married George Frederick Wellman on 22 June 1846.2 Caroline Matilda Prescott died on 22 May 1881 in New York, New York.2

Child of Caroline Matilda Prescott and George Frederick Wellman

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~houghtonfamily/…
  2. [S258] Joshua Wyman Wellman, Thomas Wellman of Lynn, p. 369.

Clarissa B. Prescott1

F, b. 12 December 1796
     Clarissa B. Prescott was born on 12 December 1796.2 She married Samuel Sewall, son of Rev. Samuel Sewall and Abigail Trask, on 26 December 1832 in Phippsburg, Maine.1 Possibly this is the Clarissa B. Prescott who married Isaac Smith on 18 April 1854 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine, as her second husband.3

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907.
  2. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 50.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Vital records, 1779-1903 Bath (Maine).

Dorothy Prescott

F, b. 31 March 1681, d. 1748
     Dorothy Prescott was born on 31 March 1681.1 She was the daughter of Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar. Dorothy Prescott married Edward Bulkeley on 14 July 1702.1 Dorothy Prescott died in 1748 in Wethersfield, Connecticut.1

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 55 p. 196.

Elizabeth Prescott

F, b. 27 September 1678
     Elizabeth Prescott was born on 27 September 1678.1 She was the daughter of Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar.

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 55 p. 196.

Elizabeth Prescott1

F, b. 15 September 1721, d. 22 March 1759
     Elizabeth Prescott was born on 15 September 1721 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Rev. Benjamin Prescott and Elizabeth Higginson.1 Elizabeth Prescott married William Frost, son of Hon. John Frost and Mary Pepperrell, on 24 November 1750 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 Elizabeth Prescott died on 22 March 1759 in Newcastle at the age of 37.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 15.

Hannah Prescott1

F, b. 6 December 1719, d. 18 September 1769
     Hannah Prescott was born on 6 December 1719 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Rev. Benjamin Prescott and Elizabeth Higginson.1 Hannah Prescott married Capt. Daniel Eps on 29 December 1737 in Salem.1 Hannah Prescott died on 18 September 1769 in Salem, Massachusetts, at the age of 49.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 15.

John Prescott

M, b. 13 May 1683, d. 28 January 1706
     John Prescott was born on 13 May 1683.1 He was the son of Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar. John Prescott died on 28 January 1706 at the age of 22.1

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 55 p. 196.

John Prescott1

M, b. 2 August 1718, d. 3 August 1718
     John Prescott was born on 2 August 1718 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 He died on 3 August 1718 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Rev. Benjamin Prescott and Elizabeth Higginson.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 15.

Jonathan Prescott1

M, b. 1645/46, d. 5 December 1721
     Jonathan Prescott was born in 1645/46 in Lancaster, Massachusetts.2,3 He married firstly Dorothy Waters or Hoald on 3 August 1670 at Lancaster.2 Jonathan Prescott married secondly Elizabeth Hoar, daughter of John Hoar and Alice (Unknown), on 23 December 1675 at Concord.2 Jonathan Prescott died on 5 December 1721 in Concord, Massachusetts.3

Children of Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar

Citations

  1. [S62] William Richard Cutter, New England Families.
  2. [S123] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700.
  3. [S113] William Addams Reitwiesner, Bush ancestry.
  4. [S75] Frederick Lewis Weis, Colonial Clergy, p. 169.

Major Jonathan Prescott1

M, b. 5 April 1677, d. 28 October 1729
     Major Jonathan Prescott. A noted physician and surgeon.1 He was born on 5 April 1677 in Concord, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar. Major Jonathan Prescott married Rebecca Bulkeley, daughter of Hon. Judge Peter Bulkeley and Rebecca Wheeler, on 9 July 1701 in Concord and had ten children. Major Jonathan Prescott died on 28 October 1729 in Concord, Massachusetts, at the age of 52.2

Child of Major Jonathan Prescott and Rebecca Bulkeley

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 1 p. 72.
  2. [S113] William Addams Reitwiesner, Bush ancestry.
  3. [S132] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants, p. 443.

Lucy Prescott1

F, b. 24 April 1757, d. 10 October 1792
     Lucy Prescott was born on 24 April 1757 in Concord, Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of Dr. Abel Prescott and Abigail Brigham.1 Lucy Prescott married Jonathan Fay on 6 December 1776 in Concord, Massachusetts.2 Lucy Prescott died on 10 October 1792 in Concord, Massachusetts, at the age of 35.2

Child of Lucy Prescott and Jonathan Fay

Citations

  1. [S132] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants, p. 443.
  2. [S113] William Addams Reitwiesner, Bush ancestry.

Martha Prescott

F
     Martha Prescott married John Shepard Keyes.

Child of Martha Prescott and John Shepard Keyes

Mary Prescott

F, b. 14 August 1685
     Mary Prescott was born on 14 August 1685.1 She was the daughter of Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar. Mary Prescott married John Miles on 16 April 1702 and had six children.1

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 55 p. 196.

Rebecca Prescott

F
     Rebecca Prescott was the daughter of Benjamin Prescott and Rebecca Minot. Rebecca Prescott married Hon. Roger Sherman on 12 May 1763.

Children of Rebecca Prescott and Hon. Roger Sherman

Sarah Prescott1

F, b. 29 January 1722/23, d. 12 May 1723
     Sarah Prescott was born on 29 January 1722/23.1 She was the daughter of Rev. Benjamin Prescott and Elizabeth Higginson.1 Sarah Prescott died on 12 May 1723.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 15.

Alyce Pressprich1

F, b. 27 June 1915
     Alyce Pressprich was born on 27 June 1915 in Rye, New York.1 She was the daughter of Reginald William Pressprich and Mattie Winans Smith.2

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
  2. [S160] New York Times, New York Times; Mar 11, 1948.

Elizabeth Pressprich

F, b. 3 January 1910
     Elizabeth Pressprich was born on 3 January 1910 in Rye, New York.1 She was the daughter of Reginald William Pressprich and Mattie Winans Smith.2

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
  2. [S207] 1910 US Census.

Madelaine Pressprich1

F, b. circa 1907
     Madelaine Pressprich was born circa 1907 in New York.1 She was the daughter of Reginald William Pressprich and Mattie Winans Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 US Census.

Reginald W. Pressprich Jr.1

M, b. circa 1903, d. 1966
     Reginald W. Pressprich Jr. was born circa 1903 in New York.1 He was the son of Reginald William Pressprich and Mattie Winans Smith.1 Reginald W. Pressprich Jr. died in 1966.

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 US Census.

Reginald William Pressprich1

M, b. 10 January 1876, d. 1955
     Reginald William Pressprich. Investment banker.2 He was born on 10 January 1876 in New York, New York.3 He married Mattie Winans Smith, daughter of Alexander Smith and Elizabeth Phoebe Sewall, on 14 October 1901 in Manhattan.4,5 Reginald William Pressprich died in 1955.

Children of Reginald William Pressprich and Mattie Winans Smith

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  2. [S160] New York Times, New York Times; Mar 11, 1948.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
  4. [S207] 1910 US Census.
  5. [S232] Ancestry.com, New York, New York, Marriage Indexes 1866-1937.

Anna Preston1

F
     Anna Preston married Seth King, son of Eliphalet King and Mary Remington.1

Child of Anna Preston and Seth King

Citations

  1. [S46] Various contributors, Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 44 p. 226.

Edith Maria Preston1

F, b. circa 1850, d. 6 March 1915
     Edith Maria Preston was born circa 1850 in Minstead, Hampshire.2 The marriage of Edith Maria Preston and Vice-Admiral Orford Churchill R.N. was registered in the quarter ending December 1872 in the New Forest registration district.3 Edith Maria Preston died on 6 March 1915 in London.1

Children of Edith Maria Preston and Vice-Admiral Orford Churchill R.N.

Citations

  1. [S482] London Gazette, 12 November 1915, p. 11250.
  2. [S50] British Census 1881.
  3. [S120] Free BMD.

Edward Radclyffe Pretyman

M, b. 29 November 1894, d. 1983
     Edward Radclyffe Pretyman was born on 29 November 1894 in Ambala, Punjab. He was the son of Major-Gen. Sir George Tindal Pretyman K.C.M.G., C.B. and Winifred Locke. Edward Radclyffe Pretyman died in 1983 in Kent.1

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007.

Major-Gen. Sir George Tindal Pretyman K.C.M.G., C.B.

M, b. 4 April 1845, d. August 1917
     Major-Gen. Sir George Tindal Pretyman K.C.M.G., C.B. was christened on 4 April 1845 at St. Mary's, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.1 He was the son of Rev. John Radclyffe Pretyman and Mary Amelia Tindal. Major-Gen. Sir George Tindal Pretyman K.C.M.G., C.B. married Winifred Locke on 25 June 1889 in Simla, Bengal.2 Major-Gen. Sir George Tindal Pretyman K.C.M.G., C.B. died in August 1917 at the age of 72.3

His military career started when he was commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1865. He was posted to Canada and served in the Fenian Raids of 1866 and 1870. In 1878 with the rank of Captain he served as ADC to General Sir F Roberts and was Mentioned in Dispatches on three occasions. He remained on Robert’s Staff in Madras from 1881 to 1884 and was during this period along with a Colonel Neville Chamberlain, drew up the first official rules for the game of Snooker. In 1887 he was appointed Assistant Adjutant General for the Royal Artillery in India and in 1889 commanded the 2nd District of Bengal with the rank of Brigadier General. With the outbreak of the Boer War and now with the rank of Major General he held the positions of Military Governor Bloemfontein 1900, Commanded Kimberley District 1901, which earned him the QSA with four clasps. For his services he was created a KCMG in 1900. In 1902 he returned to India and remained there until his retirement in 1907.

Child of Major-Gen. Sir George Tindal Pretyman K.C.M.G., C.B. and Winifred Locke

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  2. [S606] Findmypast.com, British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns - Marriages Transcription.
  3. [S117] The Times Newspaper, Aug 07, 1917.