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.
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