Biography of John Pratt
Orleans County, NY Biographies





Pratt, John, was born in Oneida county, February 28, 1816. and is a descendant of Nehemiah, who was born in Massachusetts, and later removed to Oneida county, his family consisting of four children: Lydia, Judith, Abigail, and Nehemiab, father of our subject. The latter was born in Massachusetts in 1783, and died in Gaines in 1865, aged seventy two. He reared a family of five sons and three daughters, who grew to maturity, as follows: Winslow, born in 1808, died aged seventy; Reuben, born in 1810, died aged fifty two; Lydia, born 1812, died aged eighteen; Nehemiah, born 1814 died aged thirty six; John, born in 1816; Judith, born in 1818, died in 1892, aged seventy four; Mary, born in 1823, died in 1887; Alvin, born in 1826, lives in Flint, Mich. Our subject was educated in the common schools, and taught for nine terms, and later bought his first farm in Yates, containing 200 acres. Mr. Pratt married in 1848, at Gaines, Hannah A., daughter of Macey Pratt, born April 19, 1826, and they have had one daughter, Sarah, born in Carlton, February 14, 1853, who died November 12, 1885. She married Charles English, who died in 1881.

From:
Landmarks of Orleans County, New York
Edited by: Hon. Isaac C. Signor
Assisted by: H. P. Smith and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1894


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