John Prescott

John Prescott

Birth
Pennfield, Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada
Death 1917 (aged 85–86)
Burial Calais, Washington County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 107344182 · View Source
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In the 1910 U.S. Census, John Prescott, 78, born Canada, father born Penn., mother born Canada, was living in Ward 5, Calais, Maine, with Emma S., 68, born Maine, father born N.H., mother born Maine; niece Helen, 9, born Canada, parents born Canada; and Mary Cloney, 21, born Canada, parents born Canada.

In the 1900 U.S. Census, John Prescott, 64, born February 1836 in Canada, father born Maine, mother born Canada, was living on Lafayette Street, Calais, Maine, with Emma, 59, born March 1841 in Canada, father born Maine, mother born Canada.
They had been married 9 years, and Emma had borne no children.

m. At residence of G.G. KING, Calais, Me., Dec. 11, by Rev. A.J. Padelford, John PRESCOTT / Emma S. KELLEY. (St. Croix Courier, December 18, 1890)

John Prescott and Emma S. Kelley, both of Calais, were married by Rev. A.J. Padelford, 2nd Bapt. Church pastor on December 11, 1890 (Calais Vital Records)

In the 1880 U.S. Census, retired lumberer John D. Prescott, 48, born Canada, father born Maine, mother born Penn.; Sarah G., 43, born Canada, father born Maine, mother born Canada; niece Alice Prescott, 16, born Canada, father born Maine, mother born Canada; and servant Inez Clarissy, 28, born Maine, father born Ireland, mother born Canada.

In the 1871 Canada Census, blacksmith John Prescott, 40, born N.B., was living in St. Martins, N.B. with Sarah, Sarah A., 35, born U.S.
Mose Prescott, 44, and his family lived next door.

"6. John, b. Feb. 23, 1831 ; m. 1863, Sarah Dinsmore Calais, Me. He is a blacksmith, but has been engaged, in
the lumber trade and ship building since 1860, in company
with his brother Moses." (William Prescott The Prescott Memorial)

In the 1850 U.S. Census, machinist Levi Whitney, 52, born N.H., was living in Calais, Maine, with Hannah, 39; Angeline, 24; machinist Charles H., 21; and Harriet E., 10, all born in Maine; Henry E. Mason, 11, born Maine; and machinist John Prescott, 19, born Maine. IS THIS THE SAME MAN?


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  • Created by: SusanE
  • Added: 26 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107344182
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Prescott (23 Feb 1831–1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107344182, citing Calais Cemetery, Calais, Washington County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by SusanE (contributor 47098878) .