Sarah Prentice1

b. perhaps about 1791, d. 1821
  • Reference: 0250b
  • Last Edited: 20 Aug 2016

Family: Dr. George Farrar b. October 6, 1778

Citations

  1. Daniel Gage Annis, Vital Records of Londonderry, New Hampshire, (1914) , p. 163.
  2. Charles James Fox Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice, Or Prentiss Family, in New England, Etc., from 1631 to 1883, , at http://books.google.com/books?id=0EJfQJUmarMC . Boston: Published by the editor, (1883) , p. 63.
  3. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 64.
  4. Timothy Farrar, Memoir of the Farrar family, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=FJJJAAAAMAAJ . Andover: William H. Wardwell, (1847) , p. 38.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. perhaps about 1654
  • Last Edited: 25 Oct 2015

Citations

  1. Charles James Fox Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice, Or Prentiss Family, in New England, Etc., from 1631 to 1883, , at http://books.google.com/books?id=0EJfQJUmarMC . Boston: Published by the editor, (1883) , pp. 2-3.
  2. Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, Boston: Wright & Potter Print. Co., (1914) , Vol. 1, p. 572.
  3. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 13.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. April 6, 1689, d. May 31, 1689
  • Last Edited: 1 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 17, citing Middlesex County records.
  2. Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, Boston: Wright & Potter Print. Co., (1914) , Vol. 1, p. 572.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. March 11, 1714/15, d. after 1758
  • Sarah Prentice was born on March 11, 1714/15, bapt. 13 Mar 1714.2
  • She was the daughter of Solomon Prentice and Lydia (?)1
  • Sarah married Jonathan Cooper on October 25, 1732.3
  • Sarah, daughter of Solomon Prentice, was admitted a member of Rev. Thomas Prentice's church, Charlestown, Dec. 31, 1758.3
  • Sarah died after 1758.3
  • Last Edited: 20 Sep 2009

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 18, citing Cambridge First Church records.
  2. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 18, citing Cambridge First Church records. There was also, a Sarah, daughter of Solomon Prentice, baptised Oct. 20,1717.
  3. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 18.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. February 14, 1737/38, d. March 2, 1737/38
  • Last Edited: 25 Oct 2009

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. November 29, 1740
  • Last Edited: 25 Oct 2009

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. July 1, 1744
  • Last Edited: 7 Apr 2010

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records.
  2. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records. The book says they were married in 1752, but Sarah was only 8 years old then. I suspect that 1762 was meant, and have listed it as such.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. April 2, 1780
  • Last Edited: 18 Jan 2015

Citations

  1. Charles James Fox Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice, Or Prentiss Family, in New England, Etc., from 1631 to 1883, , at http://books.google.com/books?id=0EJfQJUmarMC . Boston: Published by the editor, (1883) , p. 45.
  2. Lucius Robinson Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1630-1877: With a genealogical register, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=Yc00AQAAMAAJ . New York, Cambridge: H. O. Houghton and Company, (1877) , p. 634.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. perhaps about 1740
  • Last Edited: 6 Dec 2010

Citations

  1. Henry Sweetser Burrage, Albert Roscoe Stubbs George Thomas Little, Genealogical and family history of the state of Maine, New York, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, (1909) , Vol. 2, p. 545.
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Sarah Prentice1

b. March 30, 1754, d. December 8, 1845
  • Reference: 2000hba
  • Last Edited: 5 May 2014

Family: Paul Hoar b. January 15, 1755, d. March 9, 1836

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 27-28.
  2. Records of Littleton, Massachusetts,, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=RcYMAAAAYAAJ . Concord, Mass.: The Patriot Press, (1900) , p. 271.
  3. Records of Littleton, Massachusetts,, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=RcYMAAAAYAAJ . Concord, Mass.: The Patriot Press, (1900) , p. 356.
  4. Records of Littleton, Massachusetts,, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=RcYMAAAAYAAJ . Concord, Mass.: The Patriot Press, (1900) , p. 311.
  5. Records of Littleton, Massachusetts,, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=RcYMAAAAYAAJ . Concord, Mass.: The Patriot Press, (1900) , p. 150.
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Sarah A. Prentice1

b. 1815, d. February 22, 1892
  • Last Edited: 20 Jan 2015

Citations

  1. Find a Grave, at http://www.findagrave.com/, Created by: Mayflower Pilgrim 332
    Record added: Apr 11, 2014
    Find A Grave Memorial# 127789020.
  2. Find a Grave at http://www.findagrave.com/, Created by: Mayflower Pilgrim 332
    Record added: Jan 02, 2015
    Find A Grave Memorial# 140812618.
  3. Find a Grave at http://www.findagrave.com/, Created by: Mayflower Pilgrim 332
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Smith Prentice1

b. September 11, 1718
  • Last Edited: 31 Jul 2016

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 9-10.
  2. Charles James Fox Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice, Or Prentiss Family, in New England, Etc., from 1631 to 1883, , at http://books.google.com/books?id=0EJfQJUmarMC . Boston: Published by the editor, (1883) , p. 9-10.
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Solomon Prentice1

b. September 23, 1646, d. July 24, 1719
  • Reference: 4000b
  • Solomon Prentice was born on September 23, 1646 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.2
  • He was the son of Henry Prentice and Joane (?)1
  • Solomon married Elizabeth (?)3
  • Solomon married Hepzibah Dunn.4
  • "Solomon Prentice, Sen., and wife, members of the church in Cambridge, did partake with us in the first administration of the Lord's Supper, Aug. 22 1697."5
  • Solomon died on July 24, 1719 at age 72. Solomon Prentice, Sen., left a large estate. His inventory by his widow Hepzibah, and Lis eldest son Solomon, Administrators, Aug. 20 1719, mentions rights in common, housing, orchard, land at Westfield, do. in Miles Ware Corner, do. in Lexington. Real estate, £851—total, £909 16s. 2d. John Dixon, Sam. Kidder, Ben. Goddard, Appraisers, Aug. 13 1719. Widow Hepzibah, her mark, Solomon Prentice and guardian, Henry Prentice and Mary Balch, Elizabeth P., her mark, Mary Bobbins, widow of his son Thomas P., and now wife of Nathaniel Bobbins of Charlestown, are all mentioned in an agreement of March 18 1719-20. His son Henry had the east half of the house his father Solomon, Sen., lived and died in. Henry's claim for four and a half years' services, due him, £60, to be in the " new house." By Solomon P., Sen's, will, it appears he had a daughter Mary, and C. J. F. Binney added her name to his children. A deposition of Solomon, Sen., is on record, Middlesex County Deeds, dated 14, 4 1672, M. 25, that he mowed several years on land of Richard Eeles, Watertown, Mass.6
  • He was buried in Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Massachusetts.7
  • Last Edited: 25 Oct 2015

Family 1: Elizabeth (?) b. perhaps about 1648, d. before 1678

Family 2: Hepzibah Dunn b. 1651 or 1652, d. January 15, 1741

Citations

  1. Charles James Fox Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice, Or Prentiss Family, in New England, Etc., from 1631 to 1883, , at http://books.google.com/books?id=0EJfQJUmarMC . Boston: Published by the editor, (1883) , pp. 2-3.
  2. Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, Boston: Wright & Potter Print. Co., (1914) , p. 572.
  3. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary or The first Settlers of New England showing Three Generations or Those who came Before May, 1692 on the Basis of Farmer's Register, (1862) , vol. 3, p. 479.
  4. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 13, citing Wm. Prentiss's manuscript; a copy with John Prentiss, Keene, N. H. The book also listed a first wife, Elizabeth, as mother of his first two children. This information is crossed out in the Google Books copy.
  5. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 15, citing Watertown First Church records of Rev. Samuel Sanger. Farmer says, after Solomon's fifth child, " and'others," and that his descendants are numerous in Massachusetts. Some write qwiwqtice,qw/iwq some qwiwqtissqw/iwq. Twenty-five had graduated from New England Colleges to 1826, ten of whom were clergymen.
  6. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 13, 16, citing Harris's Cambridge Epitaphs, and the inscription on his gravestone, now in the burial ground opposite the Colleges, is, "Here lies ye body of Mr. Solomon Prentice, Senior, who died July 24 1719, in ye 73d year of his age."
  7. Find a Grave, at http://www.findagrave.com/, Created by: Jan Franco
    Record added: Oct 22, 2005
    Find A Grave Memorial# 12135490.
  8. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 14.
  9. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 14, citing Cambridge Town records.
  10. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 15.
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Solomon Prentice1

b. 1673, d. June 25, 1758
  • Reference: 4000ba
  • Solomon Prentice was born in 1673 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1
  • He was the son of Solomon Prentice and Elizabeth (?)2,1
  • Solomon married Lydia (?)3
  • On March 11, 1710/11, Solomon Prentice was admitted to full communion.4
  • Solomon died on June 25, 1758, age 84. Solomon Prentice, "Yeoman, of Cambridge," willed, 1744-5, his homestead to his son Daniel, after his wife's decease, he to live with and take care of her; £150 to each of his daughters, Ruth Dixon, Lydia Kidder, Joanna Cook, and Sarah Cooper; rest to his four sons, Solomon, Samuel, Ebenezer and Stephen. Will presented July 25, 1758, and Solomon Prentice of Grafton, "gentleman," Ebenezer Prentice of Cambridge, "housewright," and Daniel Prentice of Cambridge "yeoman," Executors.5
  • He and Lydia (?) were buried in Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Massachusetts.6
  • Last Edited: 18 Jan 2015

Family: Lydia (?) b. 1676 or 1677, d. April 25, 1758

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 14.
  2. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary or The first Settlers of New England showing Three Generations or Those who came Before May, 1692 on the Basis of Farmer's Register, (1862) , vol. 3, p. 479.
  3. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 17, citing Harris's Epitaphs.
  4. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 17, citing First Church, Cambridge, records.
  5. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 17, 18, citing Harris's Epitaphs.
  6. Find a Grave, at http://www.findagrave.com/, Created by: Bill Boyington
    Record added: Mar 19, 2010
    Find A Grave Memorial# 49920771.
  7. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 18, citing Cambridge First Church records.
  8. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 17, citing Cambridge First Church records.
  9. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 18.
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Rev. Solomon Prentice1

b. May 11, 1705, d. May 22, 1773
  • Rev. Solomon Prentice was born on May 11, 1705 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, bapt. 13 May.3
  • He was the son of Solomon Prentice and Lydia (?)2
  • Rev. Solomon Prentice was graduated in 1727 from Harvard College.1
  • On December 29, 1731, Rev. Solomon Prentice was settled by the Proprietors of Grafton, Massachusetts, as the first minister, at a salary £100 per year.4
  • Solomon married Sarah Sartell on October 26, 1732 in Groton, Massachusetts.5
  • Solomon died on May 22, 1773 at age 68.6
  • Qwblockquotewq"In Memory of ye. Revd. SOLOMON PRENTICE, who was ordained first Pastor of ye. Church in Grafton, Dec. 29, 1731, and continued in that Sacred relation to them, about 16 Years. Afterwards, in various places, was employed in publishing ye. glad tidings of peace and salvation, until near ye. close of life, May 22d. 1773, when aged 68. Years, he fell a sleep, in expectation of a Glorious immortality. Blessed are ye. Dead that Die in ye. Lord."qw/blockquotewq.7
  • Last Edited: 31 Mar 2012

Family: Sarah Sartell b. perhaps about 1707, d. August 28, 1792

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 20.
  2. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 18, citing Cambridge First Church records.
  3. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 18, 20, citing Cambridge Town records and Cambridge First Church records.
  4. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 20, citing Wilson's sermon, Grafton, 1848. Win. Brigham's Centennial Address, Grafton, 1848, and Grafton records. Rev. Solomon P. was one of the first settlers.
  5. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 20, citing Groton records, and Butler's Hist. Groton.
  6. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 20, citing Nat. Sartell Prentice, Town Clerk's entry, Grafton town records and gravestone.
  7. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 20, Copied by Charles Prentice, Esq., Town Clerk in 1851, from the stone which is in about the center of the old graveyard, Grafton, Mass.
  8. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Groton records, and Butler's Hist. Groton.
  9. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records.
  10. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Bible record; not on town records.
  11. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 22, citing Hull records, and marriage certificate in author's possession.
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Solomon Prentice1

b. October 29, 1733, d. October 25, 1747
  • Last Edited: 25 Oct 2009

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Groton records, and Butler's Hist. Groton.
  2. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records. Gravestone gives date as 9 Oct.
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Solomon Prentice1

b. August 13, 1748
  • Last Edited: 26 Oct 2009

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records.
  2. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 21, citing Grafton records and Bible records. (In Bible as 15 Aug.).
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Solomon Prentice1

b. January 31, 1720/21
  • Last Edited: 28 Nov 2010

Citations

  1. Lucius Robinson Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1630-1877: With a genealogical register, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=Yc00AQAAMAAJ . New York, Cambridge: H. O. Houghton and Company, (1877) , p. 630.
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Stephen Prentice1

b. "1, 4 1681"
  • Stephen Prentice was born "1, 4 1681" in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1
  • He was the son of Solomon Prentice and Hepzibah Dunn.1
  • Stephen Prentice was a cordwainer.2
  • Stephen married Faith Frost on July 8, 1708, as his first wife.2
  • Stephen married Lydia (?), as his second wife.2
  • In 1726, Ben. Flagg of Worcester, deeds all his lands, &c., in the north part of Worcester, to Henry and Stephen Prentice, tenants in common.2
  • In 1745 he was a subscriber in Boston to the Life of David Brainard. Dr. Nat. S. Prentiss says Stephen was uncle to his grandfather Jonas Prentice, and lived in Cambridge, and left Jonas a valuable farm in Cambridge, subject to the widow's alimony during her life, and believes Stephen had no children.3
  • Stephen Prentice, "yeoman," Will, of Cambridge, March 19 1761, gives his wife Lydia property, and his pew in meeting house, first parish, reserving a seat for Jonas Prentice's wife. Gives his wife a horse to ride to meeting on. For preaching among the Indians that the late Mr. Brainard labored among, and to others, £10 13s. 4d; a legacy of £2 to the Rev. Thomas Prentice of Charlestown; £2 to Rev. Joshua Prentice of Holliston, and 1st vol. of Mr. Flavel's works. To Rev. Thomas Balch of Dedham, £2 13s. 4d., and 2d vol. of Flavel's works. To his brother Henry Prentice, his right to land in Worcester and Townsend. To Rev. Mr. Sprague of Medford; to Abraham Watson, Jr., and his wife Lucy—legacies. His negro Peter's services to be improved, and he to have a garden and some time to work it, for his faithful services. Gives his kinsman Jonas Prentice, all his real and personal estate. Wife Lydia, brother Henry P., kinsman Jonas P., and Abraham Watson, Jr., executors. Stephen Prentice, in Ben. Goddard's will 1712, is called brickmaker ; in James Smith's will, cordwainer, and owner of a house and land on Jones's Hill, Cambridge.4
  • Last Edited: 24 Apr 2010

Citations

  1. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 14, citing Cambridge Town records.
  2. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 14.
  3. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 15.
  4. C. J. F. Binney, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice or Prentiss Family In New England From 1631 to 1852, , at https://books.google.com/books?id=-RNYAAAAcAAJ . Boston: Published by the author, (1852) , p. 14-15, citing Middlesex County records.
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