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Jonathan Prescott, III

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire
Death: December 10, 1809 (86)
Gilmanton, Belknap, NH, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Jonathan Prescott and Judith Prescott
Husband of Rachel Prescott
Father of Sarah Tilton; Lucy Prescott; Pvt. Jonathan Prescott, Jr.; Rachel Prescott; Samuel Prescott and 5 others
Brother of Judith Rowe; Lucy Prescott; Merriam Prescott; Jesse Prescott; Elizabeth Prescott and 4 others

Occupation: Revolutionary War Soldier
Managed by: Amy E Forrest-Bernard
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About Pvt. Jonathan Prescott, Sr.

Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A092807






•Name: Jonathan PRESCOTT

•Sex: M

•Birth: 8 OCT 1723 in Hampton, Rockingham, NH

•Death: 10 DEC 1809 in Gilmanton, Belknap, NH

Father: Jonathan PRESCOTT b: 16 JUL 1696 in Hampton, Rockingham, NH

Mother: Judith GOVE b: 18 FEB 1700/01 in Hampton, Rockingham, NH

Marriage 1 Rachel CLIFFORD b: 18 DEC 1723

•Married: 24 OCT 1745


1. Lucy PRESCOTT b: 4 AUG 1746 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

2. Rachel PRESCOTT b: 28 APR 1748 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

3. Sarah PRESCOTT b: 1 JUL 1750 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

4. Judith PRESCOTT b: 1 DEC 1753 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

5. Lucy PRESCOTT b: 3 JAN 1756 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

6. Jonathan PRESCOTT b: 21 FEB 1759 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

7. Susan PRESCOTT b: 6 MAR 1761 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

8. Mittee PRESCOTT b: 5 SEP 1763 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

9. Samuel PRESCOTT b: 30 APR 1765 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

10. Timothy PRESCOTT b: 12 MAY 1768 in Kensington, Rockingham, NH

U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 about Jonathan Prescott

Name: Jonathan Prescott

Rank - Induction: Privat

Roll Box: 48

Roll State: NH

U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 about Jonathan Prescott

Name: Jonathan Prescott

SAR Membership: 14570

Birth Date: 8 Oct 1723

Birth Place: New Hampshire

Death Date: 10 Dec 1809

Death Place: Gilmanton, New Hampshire

Children: Jonathan Prescott

The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 41 page 92 Mrs. Fanny Prescott Ross. DAR ID Number: 40240 Born in Columbus, Georgia. Wife of Edgar A. Ross. Descendant of Col. Benjamin Blount, Col. Edmund Blount, and Lieut. William Slade, of North Carolina; Deacon Jonathan Tuck, Samuel Tuck and Jonathan Prescott, of New Hampshire. Daughter of Alfred Prescott (1826-1900) and Emma Jacqueline Slade (b. 1833), his wife, m. 1854. Granddaughter of George W. Prescott and Ann Carpenter Bacon (b. 1800), his wife, m. 1816; Rev. Thomas Bog Slade and Anne Jacqueline Blount, his wife. [p.92] Gr.-granddaughter of Jonathan Prescott (b. 1758) and Lydia Tuck (b. 1762), his wife; James Blount and Elizabeth de Roulhac, his wife; Jeremiah Slade (1775-1824) and Janet Bog (1774-1831), his wife, m. 1789. Gr.-gr.-granddaughter of Jonathan Prescott and Rachel Clifford, his wife; Edmund Blount and Judith Rhodes, his first wife; William Slade and Anne Gainor, his wife, m. 1765; Samuel Tuck and Martha Blake (1733-1821), his wife, m. 1754. Gr.-gr.-gr.-granddaughter of Jonathan Prescott and Judith Gove, his wife; Benjamin Blount and Affie Smithwick, his wife; Ebenezer Slade and Agnes McNair, his wife; Jonathan Tuck and Tabitha Towle (1697-1766), his wife, m. 1721. Benjamin Blount, (1725-1800), a veteran of the colonial wars, was a member of the Convention that framed the state constitution. In 1779 the Assembly permitted him to resign as colonel of Tyrrell county. William Slade, (1745-91), was ensign and lieutenant, 1777. He served to the close of the war and became a member of the Cincinnati. He was born and died in Martin Co., N. C. Also Nos. 6488, 27507, 36134, 39892. Edmund Blount, (1755-1823), served in the militia and, 1780, was elected to the Assembly of Tyrrell county. Jonathan Tuck, (1697-1781), was a signer of the Association Test of Hampton. Samuel Tuck, (1731-89), was a member of the Committee of Safety of Hampton, New Hampshire. Also Nos. 8499, 9539, 16989, 35167. Jonathan Prescott, (1723-1809), signed the Association Test and served in the New Hampshire militia.

He signed the Association Test in 1776. He entered into service of his country & served throughout the Revolutionary War. He Went to Pierce's Islandin 1775 under Capt. Joseph Clifford & Col. Thomas Tush. In 1776 He went to NY under Capt. William Prescott & Col. Thomas Tush. He was at West Point and other places in NY State up to 1780. The last year he served under Capt. Henry Butler & Col. Thomas Bartlett. He moved his family to Gilmanton, NH in 1793.

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Pvt. Jonathan Prescott, Sr.'s Timeline

October 8, 1723
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire
August 4, 1746
Age 22
April 28, 1748
Age 24
July 1, 1750
Age 26
Kensington, Rockingham, New Hampshire
December 1, 1753
Age 30
Kensington, Rockingham, NH, USA
December 1, 1753
Age 30
Kensington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
February 21, 1759
Age 35
Kensington,,New Hampshire,USA
March 6, 1761
Age 37
Kensington, Rockingham, NH, USA
September 5, 1763
Age 39