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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 on 5 Apr 1677 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts (son of Capt. Jonathan Prescott and Elizabeth Hoar); died on 28 Oct 1729 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

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

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

Generation: 2

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

    Jonathan married Elizabeth Hoar on 23 Dec 1675. Elizabeth (daughter of John Hoar and Alice) was born about 1655; died on 25 Sep 1687. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


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


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Prescott died in Dec 1681.

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


  2. 5.  Mary Gawkroger alias Platt was born about 1607; died in 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 about 1643; died on 5 Dec 1721 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  3. 6.  John Hoar was born about 1619 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England (son of Charles Hoar and Joanna Hinksman); died on 2 Apr 1704 in 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 about 1645. Alice died on 5 Jun 1696 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


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


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Charles Hoar was born in in 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 on 21 Dec 1661 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 13.  Joanna Hinksman died on 21 Dec 1661 in 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 on 10 Mar 1687 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.
    2. 6. John Hoar was born about 1619 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England; died on 2 Apr 1704 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.