Obadiah was born 14 September 1742 in Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut to Christopher Pratt (1712-1754) and Sarah Pratt (1718-1754) and died 2 March 1797 Canaan, Columbia County, New York of unspecified causes. He married Jemima Tolls (1754-1812) 1768 .


Obadiah Pratt, born 14 Sept 1742 at Saybrrok, Conn., was the second son of Christopher and Sara Pratt. He married Jemima Tolles in 1768, she being fourteen years old, and had eleven children. He was a farmer, tanner and furrier. He moved from Connecticut to Canaan Columbia Co., New York, previous to the Revolutionary War. He died in Canaan 2 March 1797, age 55 years. Jemima, his wife , died 24 Nov. 1812, age 58 years.


Offspring of Obadiah and Jemima Tolls (1754-1812)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Jared Pratt (1769-1839) 25 November 1769 Canaan, Columbia County, New York, United States 5 November 1839 Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States Mary Carpenter (1771-1798) Mary Carpenter (1771-1798) Charity Dickinson (1776-1849)
Barnabas Pratt (1771-1795)
Samuel Pratt (1773-1854)
Rhoda Pratt (1775-1849)
William Pratt (1777-1823)
Sarah Pratt (1781-1822)
Obadiah PRatt (1781-1816)
Lavina Jemima Pratt (1787-1878) 6 August 1787 Canaan, Columbia County, New York, United States 18 May 1878 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States Losee Van Cott (1789-1824)
Ira Pratt (1789-)
Ellen Pratt (1789-1789)
Allen Pratt (1793-1864)


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