3 edition of history of Prescott, Massachusetts found in the catalog.
Written in English
|Statement||Written and compiled by Lillie Pierce Coolidge.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||288 p. ;|
Statue of Col. William Prescott in Charlestown Massachusetts. William Prescott was born on Febru , in Groton, Massachusetts. In , he married Abigail Hale, and they had one child together. William served in the provincial militia during the French and Indian War prior to the Revolutionary War. However, when the Americans began. Rural and sparsely populated, Prescott, Massachusetts, was founded in along the ridge separating the West and Middle branches of the Swift River. Its three villages (North Prescott, Atkinson Hollow, and Prescott Hill) never amounted to more than a few houses .
The Battles of Lexington and Concord, fought on Ap , kicked off the American Revolutionary War (). Tensions had been building for many years. Dr. Samuel Prescott was born Aug He lived in colonial Concord, Massachusetts, among his large extended family.(His uncle was Jonathan Prescott.)Much of this history was probably passed on to the family by his grand uncle Samuel Prescott, who knew many of the early Prescotts, and was even old enough to remember the first ancestor of the Concord branch of the family, John Prescott Born: Aug , Concord, Massachusetts, .
William Hickling Prescott House, Boston: Hours, Address, William Hickling Prescott House Reviews: 4/5. there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. Please choose a different date. “I hope those with an interest in history will stop by for a visit, 4/5(6). Massachusetts, constituent state of the United States of was one of the original 13 states and is one of the 6 New England states, lying in the northeastern corner of the country. Massachusetts (officially called a commonwealth) is bounded to the north by Vermont and New Hampshire, to the east and southeast by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by Rhode Island and Connecticut, and to.
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History of Prescott, Massachusetts (Salem, MA: Higginson Book Co., ND) Large Octavo. pages with photos and maps. Facsimile reprint. Hardcover. Bound in blue buckram with gilt stamping on spine. Printed on acid free paper.
Condition: VG. Except for highlighting, book would be near fine. Prescott was a town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts. The history of Prescott, Massachusetts; one of four townships in the Swift River Valley which was "born, lived and died" to make way for Metropolitan Water Basin by Coolidge, Lillie Pierce.
Publication date [n.d.] Topics Prescott (Mass.) -- History, Prescott (Mass.) -- Biography PublisherPages: Excerpt from The History of Prescott, Massachusetts: One of Four Townships in the Swift River Valley Which Was Born, Lived and Died to Make Way for Metropolitan Water Basin.
I began several years ago to collect material of historical events of Prescott, for a scrap book for my own pleasure, without any intention of ever having it published. Supporters of Lancaster's founder, John Prescott, born in (great grandfather of Bunker Hill leader William Prescott, wished to name the new settlement Prescott, but the Massachusetts General Court considered history of Prescott a request from a common freeman presumptuous, given that at that time, not even a governor had held the honor of naming a town County: Worcester.
Prescott's fame gained him entrée into Spanish intellectual circles, greatly facilitating research on his next book, History of the Conquest of Mexico (), a sweeping account of Cited by: History of Pelham, Mass.: from toincluding the early history of Prescott Item PreviewPages: Massachusetts (măsəchōō´sĬts), most populous of the New England states of the NE United is bordered by New York (W), Vermont and New Hampshire (N), the Atlantic Ocean (E, SE), and Rhode Island and Connecticut (S).
Facts and Figures. William Dawes was a tanner and a patriot who lived in Boston, Massachusetts during the American Revolution.
William Dawes was one of the riders sent by Dr. Joseph Warren to alert John Hancock and Samuel Adams of the approaching British army on the night of Ap Meeting at the Fairbanks Family, Dedham, Massachusetts, Photo compliment of The Fairbanks House at http:/ Join The Fairbanks and Prescott E-Reunions How many of the tens of thousands of descendants can we find across the USA or around the world.
What a gem this book was. Prescott's History of the Conquest of Mexico is an impressive literary work which I think would make a fantastic mini-series. What makes it most impressive is that this book was written almost two centuries ago. It didn't read that way at all/5. Genealogy profile for Captain Jonas Prescott.
From : Birth: Jun 30Groton, Middlesex Co, MA, USA Death: Dec 31Groton, Middlesex Co, MA, USA c, blacksmith & Groton landholder Jonas Prescott (b ), son of John () & Mary Prescott, built 1st iron works in nearby Forge Village & began its yr history of industrial activity.
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$ or Best Offer. John Prescott was born in Standish, Lancashire, England circa. and died in December in Lancaster, Massachusetts. He was the son of Ralph and Ellen/Elene Prescott. He married Mary Gawkroger on 11 April Coolidge, Lillie Pierce.
The history of Prescott, Massachusetts: one of four townships in the Swift River Valley which was 'born, lived, and died' to make way for the Metropolitan Water Basin, undated. Rare Book Collections (RB ). Search our online phone book to find phone numbers, addresses, and more. Search our online phone book to find phone numbers, addresses, and more.
Whitepages provides the top free people search and tenant screening tool online with contact information for over million people including cell phone numbers and complete background check data. The Prescott family papers also include early papers primarily pertaining to the towns of Groton and Pepperell, Mass.
and the Lincolnshire Company of Boston; an orderly book and papers pertaining to Col. William Prescott's service leading the 7th Massachusetts Regiment during the Revolutionary War; business records of William Prescott ( Most People Have No Idea There’s An Underwater Ghost Town Hiding In Massachusetts.
The Quabbin Reservoir is one of the most important water sources in the state, and a beautiful place to spend a sunny afternoon. However, the history of its construction is a much darker tale than you might expect.
This postcard from he early s depicts a beautiful, peaceful, Greenwich, Massachusetts – one of the four lost towns of the Quabbin Reservoir.
Boston Public Library. LOST TOWNS OF THE QUABBIN RESERVOIR. The Quabbin area was settled in the early s, and grew to a population of about 2, by It was well on its way to prosperity.William H.
Prescott was born in Salem, Massachusetts, on May 4, He was the oldest of seven children, but four of his brothers and sisters died at a young age. His parents were William Prescott, Jr., a lawyer, and his wife, Catherine Greene : May 4,Salem, Massachusetts.Page 29 - AT a meeting of the committee of arrangements, Sept.
15th,it was Voted, That the thanks of the committee be communicated to William W. Crapo, Esq., for his highly interesting, valuable, and appropriate address delivered on the 14th instant, on the day set apart for the commemoration of the two hundredth anniversary of the incorporation of the town of Dartmouth, and that he be.