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Joseph Prescott
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1767
Chester
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 1861
New Hampshire, USA

Joseph is the son of Joshua and Mary (Moulton) Prescott of Chester, NH. He married Lydia on October 28, 1790. Joseph was a farmer in Bridgewater as well as a representative and town officer. He was well respected.

Lydia and Joseph had a daughter Almira who was born in Bridgewater on May 5, 1810 and died July 15, 1900. She married Joseph Huckins, son of Joseph and Nancy (Collins) Huckins. They also had a son, Josiah Worthen who married Dorothy Smith Leavitt on May 25, 1817 in Meridith,Belknap, N.H. Dorothy was the daughter of Amos Dolloff Leavitt and Dorothy Smith. There were 12 children in all including: Elizabeth, Abigail Bartlett, Jesse, Mary, Lydia, Dorothy S., Joseph, Louisa, Ruth Ann and Harriet Newell.

Joseph was born at Chester, Rockingham, N.H. on June 8, 1767 and died on Nov. 7, 1861 in Bridgewater, Grafton, N.H. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joshua Prescott (1713 - 1785)
  Mary Moulton Prescott
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Worthen Prescott (1722 - 1773)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Prescott Fellows (1790 - 1877)*
  Jesse Prescott (1800 - 1871)*
  Mary M Prescott Worthen (1802 - 1884)*
  Lydia Prescott Fletcher (1805 - 1828)*
  Dorothy S Prescott Fletcher (1806 - 1853)*
  Almira Prescott Huckins (1810 - 1900)*
  Louisa Prescott Nelson (1813 - 1893)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joshua Prescott (1740 - 1829)**
  Daniel M Prescott (1764 - 1851)*
  Asa Prescott (1765 - 1843)*
  Joseph Prescott (1767 - 1861)
  Edward Prescott (1796 - 1847)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Joseph Prescott | Died | Nov. 7, 1761. | . 95.
 
Burial:
Old Home Cemetery
Bridgewater
Grafton County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Maintained by: Marilyn Harrison
Originally Created by: BL Hughes
Record added: May 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37093070
Joseph Prescott
Added by: BL Hughes
 
Joseph Prescott
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Added by: Carol Ramsey
 
 
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Thank you so much for your service. I am your 3rd great granddaughter.
- Marilyn Harrison
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Jun. 2, 2009
 
 
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