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Dr. Jonathan Prescott

Male 1677 - 1729  (52 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Dr. Jonathan Prescott was born 5 Apr 1677, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts (son of Capt. Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar); died 28 Oct 1729, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Dr. married Rebecca Bulkeley 9 Jul 1701, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Rebecca (daughter of Peter Bulkeley and Rebecca Wheeler) was born 24 Aug 1681, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Dr. Abel Prescott was born 7 Apr 1718, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 22 Oct 1805, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Capt. Jonathan Prescott was born Abt 1643 (son of John Prescott and Mary Gawkroger alias Platt); died 5 Dec 1721, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Capt. married Elizabeth Hoar 23 Dec 1675. Elizabeth (daughter of John Hoar and Alice) was born Abt 1655; died 25 Sep 1687. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth Hoar was born Abt 1655 (daughter of John Hoar and Alice); died 25 Sep 1687.
    Children:
    1. 1. Dr. Jonathan Prescott was born 5 Apr 1677, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 28 Oct 1729, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    2. Rev. Benjamin Prescott was born 16 Sep 1687, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 27 May 1777, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Prescott died Dec 1681.

    John married Mary Gawkroger alias Platt 11 Apr 1629, Halifax, Yorkshire, England. Mary was born Abt 1607; died 1674. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Gawkroger alias Platt was born Abt 1607; died 1674.

    Notes:

    Her odd surname means "left-handed Roger." Many of her relatives appear to have used Platt or Platts as an alternative surname, after the area of Yorkshire the family was associated with. But she appears to have used Gawkroger or Gawroger during the periods of her life when she was unmarried. The exact identity of her parents, however, is unclear.

    Children:
    1. 2. Capt. Jonathan Prescott was born Abt 1643; died 5 Dec 1721, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  3. 6.  John Hoar was born Abt 1619, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England (son of Charles Hoar and Joanna Hinksman); died 2 Apr 1704, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    He came to New England in or about 1642, with his mother, his brothers Daniel and Leonard, and his sister Joanna.

    John married Alice Abt 1645. Alice died 5 Jun 1696, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Alice died 5 Jun 1696, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 3. Elizabeth Hoar was born Abt 1655; died 25 Sep 1687.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Charles Hoar was born , of Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England (son of Charles Hoar); died Between 25 Sep 1638 and 21 Dec 1638.

    Notes:

    Brewer and wool merchant of Gloucester. Alderman from 1632 to 1638, and sheriff in 1634.

    Charles married Joanna Hinksman Between 1610 and 1612. Joanna died 21 Dec 1661, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 13.  Joanna Hinksman died 21 Dec 1661, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    She came to New England in or about 1642 with his children John, Daniel, Leonard, and Joanna.

    Children:
    1. Margery Hoar died 10 Mar 1687, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.
    2. 6. John Hoar was born Abt 1619, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England; died 2 Apr 1704, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.