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Joseph Redding Pratt, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1768
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1826
Due West
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA

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Joseph Pratt (1768-1826) a planter and miller, brother of James Pratt; their father William (d. ca. 1797) owned Pratt’s Mill, on nearby Little River; Pratt’s Mill was the scene of an action between Loyalists and Patriots during the American Revolution in October 1781, after which Tories burned the mill; William Pratt rebuilt the mill and his son Joseph Pratt operated it for many years.

Source: Shook, p. 84.

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Joseph Pratt was the son of William Pratt and Emma (née Haze) Pratt. Joseph was married to Elizabeth Jones on April 15, 1793.

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The father, William Pratt, had a land grant from King George II in Orange County, Virginia that was divided three ways with John, Joseph and William, Jr. all getting one third each. Joseph kept his the longest until 1778 when he moved to Culpepper County, Virginia which the part he was in became Madison County, Virginia about 1792.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Pratt (1734 - 1797)
  Emma Haze Pratt (1752 - 1780)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Jones Pratt (1769 - 1860)*
 
 Children:
  William Pratt (1798 - 1864)*
  Thomas Sanford Pratt (1800 - 1826)*
  Joseph Redding Pratt (1803 - 1826)*
  John Taylor Pratt (1812 - 1849)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Pratt Gantt (1756 - 1858)*
  Mary Pratt Burton (1765 - 1829)*
  Joseph Redding Pratt (1768 - 1826)
  William Pratt (1770 - 1816)*
  James Pratt (1788 - 1828)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lindsay Cemetery
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Connie Schwindt Rumold
Originally Created by: GMG
Record added: Feb 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65180673
Joseph Redding Pratt, Sr
Added by: John Burgess
 
Joseph Redding Pratt, Sr
Added by: John Burgess
 
Joseph Redding Pratt, Sr
Added by: GMG
 
 
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Joseph Redding Pratt Sr. (Memorial 65180673) was my 4th great grandfather. My line comes through his son William Pratt (Memorial 53802132) and then Charles Felix Pratt (Memorial 25224655). May they all rest in peace.
- Connie Schwindt Rumold
 Added: Apr. 22, 2016
for my dear 5xs great grandfather
- Debi Edmiston
 Added: Jun. 25, 2015
Rest in peace 4x Great grandfather.
- Marilyn Myers
 Added: Nov. 7, 2013
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