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72 queries in 1998 ..
We are looking for any information on James Prentice b d unknown. He had a son John Isaac born 1864 in Arkansas who married Mary Rimer in Alica Arkansas in 1894. They had two children, Edith Prentice bd unknown and Maxie Prentice born 1901 in Texas. Any help would be appricated.

» Win Prentice  [added: 1998-12-31]
Looking for ancestors of my G-grandfather Timothy Prentiss, probably of Dorchester (or environs) Mass. Probably born around 1870's or 80's. Yeah,,I know it's vague, but my father remembers very little of his childhood as he and his father were estranged. Would really like to help my father find our roots. He deserves it, as he won the Bronze Star and Purple Heart at Bloody Gulch on Iwo Jima in '45.

» Shawn Elaine Prentiss-Frye  [added: 1998-12-27]
CLARENCE E. PRENTICE: I received an email from Hazel Marie about Clarence E. Prentice. I have information, but her server would not accept an email reply at the email address shown "mitspecrks AT aol DOT com". Please send a new email and also phone me at 916-791-0405.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-12-24]
Looking for information concerning grandfather William Fraser Prentice. Born 2/6/1887 Toronto, died 1/17/1948, buried at New Westminster, BC. Joined Canadian army 1/26/1916 and wounded in France. Believe spent time in Alaska between 1920 and 1948.

» Allen R. Briem  [added: 1998-12-12]
George C. Prentice-NY, IN Lived in NY prior to emigrating to Noble Co. IN where he owned land in the late 1830s. Son of Rev War soldier, Nathaniel Prentice buried in Ligonier Cemetary, Ligonier IN. Please help identify his wife and children. One known son, Marcus.

» kathryn  [added: 1998-12-08]
PEREZ PRENTISS was born about 1773 in Stonington, CT. The name of his first wife is unknown, but he married, 2nd, Rebecca Benton of Wethersfield, CT about 1800. By 1807 he had moved to Chittenden Co., VT. Children 1. John Prentiss, b, c, 1802-6; later settled in Ohio. 2. Orange Benton Prentiss, b. 1807, Chittenden Co., VT. Married Nancy Wilkins. 3. Harriet Prentiss. 4. Amos Prentiss. Settled in Wisconsin. 5. Julia Prentiss. 6. A daugher who m. Henry Hewit Dickenson. Perez is said to have had at least one sibling, a brother, Stanton Prentiss. If you have any information about the ancestors, or descendants, of any of those folks, please contact me.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-12-07]
Pat Shipman is seeking information on Adam Prentice, born ca. 1857-58, alive and elderly in Kediri, Eastern Java, in 1938. Adam managed a coffee plantation called Mringin near Kediri in the 1890s; his son, Gerard Alexander Prentice-McLellan was born May 21 1891 in Java. I have a series of letters from Adam to Eugene Dubois; they make no mention of his wife and the son lived with his maternal grandparents in Malang, Eastern Java. Adam may have gone Java from England as Prentice is not a Dutch name and the Dutch & English were the only common Europeans in Java in the 19th century. If you have any information about Adam's parents, wife, or descendants, please contact me.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-12-04]
Any one searching for Alexander Prentice married Agnes Fairbairn abt 1845 in Galashiels area, Scotland. Also his parents Alexander Prentice and Agnes Hunter

» Sharon Lees  [added: 1998-12-04]
JOHN PRENTISS appears in the 1900 census in Grass Valley, Nevada Co., CA in an Orphan Asylum. He was born Sep 1894, CA, likely in the Nevada County area. Shown with him are the following children, likely siblings 1. Alice Prentiss, b. Aug. 1889, CA. 2. Ada Prentiss, b. Jul 1891, CA. 3. Emma Prentiss, b. Sep 1893, CA. 4. Thomas Prentiss, b. Aug 1895, CA If you can identify the parents or descendants of any of these children, please contact me.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-11-27]
JOHN PRENTICE and CHARLES EDGAR PRENTICE were brothers, both born c. 1822 in Uddingston, Scotland. John married Margaret and Charles married Sarah. Both brothers immigrated to the United States about 1848. If you have any information about their Uddingston parents, please contact me.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-11-25]
James Prentiss - resident of Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT in 1790. Need names, and info., of his descendants. Thanks, Al Good

» Albert E. Good  [added: 1998-11-22]
I am interested in any information about Benjamin PRENTICE listed in the 1880 census for DuPage Co., Illinois. His wife was Regina and children were Sabra, Franklin, Benjamin, Flora, Eva, Ruth & Charles. I believe Benjamin was the son of my ancestors, Oliver PRENTIS & Lydia DELONG who settled in Ontario, Canada cir. 1803. I have been attempting to establish to which PRENTICE line Oliver connected with no luck. Any information about this family is appreciated; I have much to share.

» CarolAnne Prentice Chepurny  [added: 1998-09-26]
I have recently obtained the birth records for all of my grandfather's siblings. They were all born in New Zealand between 1880 and 1889(children of George and Sarah (Montaque). They include Alfred, George, Ada, Ethel, Charles and Percy Prentice. If anyone feels they could be related to these Prentices', I am willing to share their information. I am still looking for information on Alfred, George and Ada Prentice.

» Kim Prentice Schlotterbeck  [added: 1998-09-26]
Hello! I started out doing research for a paper for a college class about my 'ethnic roots' and have been trying to find more information. My grandmother's maiden name was Prentiss, her father was William Prentiss and his parents were Noah Charles and Melissa Prentiss. They were all from the Danville/Bloomsburg area in Pennsylvania. If anyone knows anything about this branch of Prentiss's PLEASE let me know, I would really appreciate it.

» Angela VonBlohn  [added: 1998-09-24]
My Grandfather was Harper Howland Prentice who married Myra I Dodge from Stoddard,NH and they had: Ralph Prentice, died in California, Norman Prentice lives in Apalachin, NY, Judson Prentice lives in Erie, Pa, Lillian lives in Deland, Fl and Laura Inez ( my mom) who lives in Alexandrea, NH and married Richard Earl Munn from Barton, NY. Most of the children were born in Berkshire, NY and Grandfather Prentice lived in Barton, NY when he died. Believe that Grandfather is direct decendent of John Howland who crossed over from England on the Mayflower. Are there any relatives out there who do not know me? I am planning a Prentice Family Reunion in the summer of 1999 in Lincoln area of NH.

» Patricia Elaine (Munn) Putnam  [added: 1998-09-19]
STANLEY N. PRENTICE, on 31 Aug 98, signed the PrenticeNet Guest Book. His E-mail address was given as sprentic AT prodigy DOT net, Binghamton, NY, USA. He identified himself as the son of Robert M. Prentice, born in Binghamton,NY 06/03/1893. Efforts to contact Stanley at that E-mail address have been unsuccessful. If you know how to contact him, please let me know.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-09-11]
Has anyone located a Kindness PRENTESS in their lines? She was married to Thomas Hightower,Sr. b. 20-Mar-1712 in Va. I have seen her name spelled several different ways, but have no other information on her. Carol

» Carol  [added: 1998-08-28]
Trying to locate death location of Solomon Prentice,Ebenezar T. Prentice and Frank Wyatt Prentice all from around Garretsville-Portage County,Ohio around the turn of the century.

» John Wayne Prentice  [added: 1998-08-16]
Sorry but I find I misspelled my grandfathers first name, it is Harlan. Also I have located his fathers name and it is William Issac Prentice. They lived and around Spencer Iowa in the mid to late 1800's. William's father was a Presbyterian circuit rider, I am told. Again any help will be greatly appreciated.

» Mark Prentice  [added: 1998-08-11]
Hi cousins and other relatives. My Grandfather was Harland Avon Prentice and he was a merchant mariner in WW1. I don't know his brothers names but my grandmothers name was Mary. They lived in Iowa and Illinois. Any information would be very much appreciated. I am just starting to into my family tree.

» Mark Prentice  [added: 1998-08-11]
I am seeking information on FRANK WYATT PRENTICE b. 1868,Garretsville,Ohio. M. FLORENCE BELLE JAGGER July 31,1886. Their children LEE DECKER PRENTICE B. Sept 15,1887,Vinita,Indian Territory and IVA MAY PRENTICE B.May 15,1890 d. Nov.19,1917

» John Wayne Prentice  [added: 1998-08-11]
I am looking for information on Marion Prentice (Ettinger), most likely 19th century. I believe that Prentice Hall Publishing (www.prenhall.com) is named for Marion and for Harriet Hall (Gurstenberg), since Ettinger was the first head of Prentice Hall. But I can't find any information on Prentice Hall's history, or how/when it was founded.

» Liz Rounsavall  [added: 1998-08-10]
I am interested in any information anyone may have on George Lewis PRENTISS and his wife, Elizabeth PAYTON PRENTISS, and their life in Vermont. I have just found out that the sister of my great great grandmother, Abbie L. PRENTISS COX, went to live with them when she was about six. Her name was Minna Janet PRENTISS and she was born in February of 1870 (according to the 1870 Census). She died in Carmel, California, sometime after 1935. She never married. I would love to hear from anyone with any information on these PRENTISS's. Thanks!

» Patty Frazer  [added: 1998-07-26]
I am looking for information on a William Prentice b-d unknown who married an Elizabeth Keyes, b-d unknown. I would like to know their middle names and any information if possible. They had a son, Fredrick Horatio Prentice b February 4, 1808 Tolleshant Darcey, Essex, England d November 7, 1877 Erie, PA. Married a Louisa Cooper b-d unknown. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Pamela.

» Pamela Hagedorn  [added: 1998-07-22]
Looking for MICHAEL PRENTICE/PRENTIS born in QUEBEC,CANADA or the USA c1837, his father may have been BENJAMIN. He spent time in the USA but married in Canada. Children: BENJAMIN born 1860, CATHERINE born 1865, GRACE born 1866 and MICHAEL born ? all born in BOULTER, HASTINGS CTY, ONT. Does anyone know this family? All info welcome. Elizabeth

» Elizabeth Robbins  [added: 1998-07-21]
Seeking information on Solomon Prentice living in Onondaga County,NY in 1800 m.Edna Sweet. Their son Ebenezar T.Prentice b.1811 Onondaga County,NY. their son Samuel J.Prentice b.1837 Perrysburg,NY his son Frank Wyatt Prentice b.1868 Garretsville,Ohio m. Florence Belle Jagger July 31,1886-their son Lee Decker Prentice b.Sept.11,1887-Vinita,Indian Territory.

» John Wayne Prentice  [added: 1998-07-10]
Looking for information on my uncle, son of Frederick J Prentice & Grace Mae Grindle, Herbert W. Prentice. Served in the US ARMY during WWII, was at Battle of the Bulge, also served in Korea and desiganted as MIA at Chosun Res. during Christmas Siege 1950, cannot locate SSN and most info from Army personnel in St Louis burned during fire in 1973 (right time I think). anyone familiar with this time of history. I am a Viet Vet trying to add this inofrmation to my family history, Thank You, Bill Paschal

» Bill Paschal  [added: 1998-07-09]
Hello, I am researching family and My grandfather, my mother's dad, Frederick James Prentice, b. 5 Jan 1903, Cambridge, Ma d. 2 Jan 1973, Milford, Ma, m. Grace Mae Grindle of Maine, his father William H. Prentice m. Sarah J. Anderson, both of Cambridge, Ma, have no other info other than decendents, all except one, James Jr from Calif, live in Mass, primarily in Franklin, Ma, could sure use some help, THANKS

» Bill Paschal  [added: 1998-07-09]
I am descended from Mary Clark Prentis(s) b. 1800 in N.H. If any know of Ancestors of Mary, please respond. Thanks

» C. L. Watkins  [added: 1998-07-04]
My great grandfather was John Henry Prentiss b. 15 Sep 1866 in Acquackanonk, NJ. I know his father was William Prentiss Jr. b. 3 Sep 1836 and his father was William Prentiss b. 22 Oct 1802. However this is as far back as I can trace. All were born in NJ. Can anyone provide additional information?

» Carol Markert  [added: 1998-07-01]
We are looking for information on the family of James Prentiss, who was born in Massachusetts and was living in Baltimore in 1850. He was a teacher. In particular, we are interested in his sons Clifton K. and William S., who served in the Union and Confederate armies, respectively, during the Civil War. Another brother, James H., was a physician and may also have been in the Union army.

» Arthur W. Bergeron, Jr., Ph.D.  [added: 1998-07-01]
I am a descendant of Valentine Prentice born in Feb. 1598/99 in Felsted,Essex Co. England. I know that he is the son of Valentine and Marie Luke Prentice. I also know that that Valentine is the son of John and Elizabeth Prentis and that John is the son of William and Elizabeth Prentis. William was born in abt.1514 in Great Saling in Northern Essex Co. and died in 1574 in Essex Co. I also have all the information from William 1514 to present day. The information that I need is William's parents and their parents and all the siblings of William and Aunt and Uncles. My mother and I are doing this together and have come to a stand still with William. We will appreciate any help that some one can give us. Thank you in advance.

» Shelly  [added: 1998-06-28]
Any information on ancestors or decendants ofJames Millar Prentice 1918-1944 would be greatly appreiciated.

» David J. Prentice  [added: 1998-06-24]
I am interested in information concerning the family of Mille Caroline Prentiss Born 1850 and died 1938. She is my great grandmother on my dad's side...She married Jasper Moody Tate Born 1844 and Died 1934.

» Ronald Pemberton  [added: 1998-06-23]
ROBERT WOODWORTH PRENTISS - looking for information on my great-grandfather. He was a professor of mathematics and astronomy at Rutgers University around 1900-1920. Married: Aida(Ada?)Hamilton, Children: Robert, Marguerite Hamilton, Paul Dudley and Alanson Dodge Prentiss born 2/21/1895 (who is my grandfather).

» Terry Lyons  [added: 1998-06-21]
I am from Brent in Bibb County, Alabama. I need some help in finding the father of my g-g-grandfather, William Prentice. The 1870 Bibb County Alabama census lists William, age 40, born in New York; wife, Eliza Jane (Bates) born in Alabama; son James Preston, age 12, born in Alabama. After 1870, William and Eliza Jane move to Hampton, Georgia, but James Preston stays in Bibb County where he marries Nancy Marcilla James in 1882. The only information I have on William is a letter written in 1888 from Georgia. It seems William was a trial judge in Hampton. There were no other children as far as I know. We are the only Prentices in Bibb County. Other Prentices are in Shelby County and elsewhere, but every time I check census and other records, these other Prentices are from Virginia, North Carolina, and Tenneessee. Any clues as to how to go about finding William in New York would be appreciated.

» Jo Ann Prentice  [added: 1998-06-11]
Looking for information on my gggrandfather Thomas? Prentice from Missouri? 1840-50. His son Clarence Clyde Prentice Born 11/30/1870 in Adair County Mo. Have information from Clarence forward. Thanks for your help.

» Robert William Prentice  [added: 1998-06-11]
I am looking for information on percy prentice b.april 3, 1889 New Zealand. Parents were george and Sarah (thompson) prentice. sister, margaret. last known place of residence, corning, california, tehama county. Percy had two known children, robert and kathelene.

» kim prentice schlotterbeck  [added: 1998-05-18]
I'm looking for verification of the parentage of my great-grandfather Henry K. Prentice, born about 1840 maybe in Somers, CT. He married Sarah Marie Edmonds there. I have his Civil War record and death certificate and think he was the child of Russell W. Prentice and Martha J. Heath but lack proof of that and of the birthplace of Russell Prentice which, at one point, is listed as "Burlington, NY". Also need information about Martha J. Heath

» Carol Otis Hurst  [added: 1998-05-15]
I have traced my PRENTIS line back to 1600 but I have a couple of "thin spots." I am needing further documentation on two men, both named PASCAL PRENTIS. One was born 16 Oct. 1806 in Milton, Chittenden County, VT. He married a woman named Jane ?, born ca 1814 in Vaughan Township, York County, Ontario. The other, his son, was born in 1834 in Vaughan Township, York County, Ontario. He married Jannet Macrae (born 1843, Black Isle, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland) 10 June 1861 at Cape Rich, St. Vincent Township, Grey County, Ontario. Pascal(b 1834) and Jannet had five daughters Mary Jane, b. 1862, Elizabeth, b. 31 Aug 1863, Port Elgin, Bruce County, Ont Janet, b 1865/6, Bruce County, Ontario Georgina, b. 12 April 1867, Saugeen Twp, Bruce County Olive, b. 10 April 1871, Saugeen Twp, Bruce Co, Ont. PascalPRENTIS and Jannet MACRAE were divorced in Marquette, Michigan in 1874-5. Pascal was not present in Michigan at the time of the divorce. Does anyone know anything about his whereabouts after 1871? Any info about the deaths of either Pascal PRENTIS or Jane (?) PRENTIS. I am spelling their surname as PRENTIS because that is how Jannet Macrae Prentis signed her name at the time of the divorce.

» Susan Clark  [added: 1998-05-15]
Please tell me if you know anything about Stephen Prentis the poet (1800-1862)who lived for the last 25 years of his life at Dinan, France, and brother Edward, painter (1797-1854). They were the sons of Walter of Rochester, Kent, England, and both were baptised at the Earl Street Presbyterian church, Maidstone. I know the very brief entries in (British) Dictionary of National Biography, and the admirable article on Stephen by Mr P. Meazey in Le Pays de Dinan, vol. 15 (1995), 305-21. Edward is said to have had 11 children! Besides biographical detail I am interested in locating copies of Stephen's rare pamphlets, and the originals of Edward's many - and once popular- paintings.

» John D. Pickles  [added: 1998-05-08]
I'm searching for JAMES PRENTISS.His grandson DONALD LEE PRENTISS is a friend of mine. His grandfather had two sons, JAMES Jr. and CHARLES EUGENE PRENTISS. Charles is Donald's father, who passed away July 12, 1990 in Columbus Ohio. Donald was told his granfather had been in and out of prison, possibly the Ohio Penitentiary. James Jr. is also deceased,he passed away before his brother. Charles had 10 children with his wife Magdelena, in Columbus Ohio.WILLIAM EUGENE PRENTISS the oldest son of Charles passed away December 18, 1988. As far as Donald knows he is the oldest male Prentiss still alive from his grandfathers decedants. He has no other information about his grandfather, therefore we have no idea where to begin searching.My next step is the Ohio Historical Center and the State Library. If you could assist us with any information we would greatly appreciate it.

» P. Simons  [added: 1998-05-07]
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» Donna L. Paine  [added: 1998-05-05]
Recently, I had to change my Internet provider. I was not happy with the service. My old email address was w_psmith AT sprynet my new email address is wilsmith AT teleport DOT com I hope this was the appropriate place to do this. Thanks William (Will) Prentice Smith, Jr.

» Will Smith  [added: 1998-05-03]
Gregory Leonard Prentice. You left a query on this site looking for Prentice's in Hamilton. I believe I am from the family you are looking for but your internet address is not delivering my messages. My uncle Leslie Prentice lives in London Ontario. If you contact me via e-mail we can talk further. John

» John Scott Prentice  [added: 1998-04-26]
BINGO!! I have confirmed Samuel Prentiss born in Maine! I have just received a copy of the 1870 census page (pg. 39) for Valle Township, Jefferson County, Missouri, dated 1 September 1870. I have received new information, as well as confirming information. The Prentiss family is as follows PRENTISS, Sarah Age 39 Keeps House Born in Tennessee PRENTISS, Samuel Age 60 Farmer Born in Maine Value of Real Estate $10,000 Value of Personal Estate $620 PRENTISS, Louis Age 20 Works on R Road Born in Missouri PRENTISS, Samuel Age 14 School Born in Missouri PRENTISS, Abby Age 11 School Born in Missouri PRENTISS, May Age 6 School Born in Missouri PRENTISS, George Age 3 Born in Missouri PRENTISS, Minna Age 4/12Born in Feby.(?)Born in Missouri My records had shown a Janet (there is not one), but no George or Minna. I now have some new people to find. 1)George (b.appx.1867); 2) Minna (b.appx. Feb. 1870); and 3) Sarah (born appx. 1831 in Tennessee). Anyone with any connections to this PRENTISS family? Please contact me.

» Patricia A. Frazer  [added: 1998-04-25]
My g grandfather was Arthur (or Arthur R.) PRENTICE b. 10 Jan 1870, Attica, NY d. 1943, Warsaw, NY buried in Attica, NY. His wife was Ermina Aileen Spink Prentice b. 14 Nov 1871, Orangeville, NY d. 28 Feb 19 1918/1919, buried Attica, NY. His siblings were Cora b. 12 Oct 1858, Alba b. 10 Feb 1861, John Henry b. 12 Feb 1863, Hilda b. 15 Feb 1866, Albert b. 25 Feb 1868, Nelly b. 10 Jun 1872 and Neba b. 20 Jun 1875. Any help appreciated!

» Steven D. Anderson  [added: 1998-04-24]
I am researching a William PRENTICE b. 1770 a convict who was deported to Australia in 1790 aboard "Scarborough2". He was tried at Chelmsford. Any information would be greatly appreciated.

» Jeanette Woolley  [added: 1998-04-18]
Joshua Prentiss b. 1744, moved to Marblehead in 1762. Was _____ Inspector of a Port of M__ for 24 years. Town clerk 30 years. Lieutenant in Cambridge Capt John Merritt's Co. from Marblehead. Also Lieut. in Thomas Pedrick's (?) Co. of Foot in M___. Representative in MAss. Legis. in 1810. ----------- Above is from some handwritten info I have. Any help with Joshua is appreciated. His was married to Grace Bubier and i have a list of the children.

» Steve Milligan  [added: 1998-04-12]
Someone from the prenticnet helped me out by providing my great grandparents names from a census report. So I am now asking if anyone knows of Percy Prentice b. in New Zealand around 1890, son of George and Sarah Prentice b. in England. brother of Margaret.

» Kim Prentic Schlotterbeck  [added: 1998-04-07]
adding to original Query. Still looking for information on Percy Paul Prentice. Born in New Zealand around the 1880's (?). Married to Edna Rousch. Father of Robert Prentice and Kathelene Prentice (died during infancy). Last known residence; California.

» Kim Prentice Schlotterbeck  [added: 1998-04-06]
Inquiring for my mother. Her grandfather was Joseph Prentice, a pharmicist in Ohio. We think his father, Jacob Prentice worked in a shoe repair shop also in Ohio. Jacob came to Ohio from Calgary, Canada. Any chance on tracing this limeage farther back? Thank you. Kerri Young

» Todd Young  [added: 1998-04-01]
Looking for Prentice family living in Stafford, Genessee Co., New York [1830 - 1860] We have Maryette Prentice (b. Oct. 27, 1828 in Stafford) married to Seth Kellogg. Need to find her parents!! On an old map of Stafford, there are C. Prentice, J. Prentice, & D. Prentice. From US Census', Charles, John, & Daniel Prentice were the ones living in Stafford. Thank you for any help! [For more information, see: http://www.prenticenet.com/news/97.3/elisha_prentice_staffordny.htm]

» Connie Rothermel Bird  [added: 1998-03-26]
I have just started my genealogy quest! My grandmother had given me a Prentice tree many years ago that I, of course, ignored at the time and I have no idea where she got it from, other than it says it is from Binny. We are from Henry's side. So far I can trace directly as follows: Henry Prentice (d.1654) and Joan(e) had Solomon Prentice (b.9/23/1646 d.7/24/1719). Solomon married Elizabeth ? who died before 1678 and then married Hezibah Dunn(or Dunton) (d.1/15/1741 at age 89). They had Henry Prentice (b.1693 and d.10/18/1778 at age 85). He married Elizabeth Rand (no other info known) and they had Caleb Prentice (b.2-21-1721/22 at 52). Caleb married Lydia Whittemore on 9/17/1744. Caleb and Lydia had Samuel Prentice (b.5/26/1753 and d. in 1814/15). Samuel married Rebecca ? on ? and they settled in Gorham, MA. Samuel and Rebecca had William Prentice (b.10/11/1778 and d.2/23/1826). William married Abigail Lewis (b.7/12/1782 and d. ?) on unknown date. William and Abigail had Samuel Prentice (b.4/29/1811 and d.01/18/1881). He married ______. Samuel and ? had Abigail Prentice (b.8/?/1863 and d.5/?/1951. Abigail married ??? Cox. That is where my family comes in. I need to find ??? Cox. From this point Abigail and ??? had Edward ? Cox (b.10/12/1886 and d.12/25/1941) who married Catherine B. Tillewein (b.7/18/1890 and d.11/?/1938) on unknown date. They had two children, one of which was my grandfather, George Edward Cox, Sr. who married Mary Cecelia St. Onge on October 24, 1934. They had my mother, Carolyn F. Cox who married Raymond H. Jacob, Jr. and had me, Patricia A. Jacob (now Frazer). Can anyone help me fill in the blanks? Between this side and the Jacob side --I'm going nuts!!

» Patricia A. Frazer  [added: 1998-03-23]
The Prentice family I am looking for is ALVIN S. PRENTICE 1813-1870 (NY?)He married Minerva LAUGHTON and had:ESTHER MARY 1848, SARAH JANE 1853 and MILTON EMERY 1856 (who was born Canastota, NY (near Syracuse NY). Milton Emery (called Emery - they all used middle names) married a Feely , Amsterdam, NY.

» Cherie  [added: 1998-03-21]
I am looking for information regarding my Greatgrandfather, James Monroe Prentiss. I know that he was living in Texas in 1882 because my grandfather, James Claude Prentiss, was born then. I do not know what part of Texas. It is believed that J.M. married a woman from the Texas Cherokee Band (this is not confirmed). If you can provide me with any information of any kind, it will be greatly appreciated. Sincerely, Ethel Hurt

» Ethel Hurt  [added: 1998-03-12]
John PRENTICE b: 1682 Newton,MA married Prudence FOSTER. They had a daughter, Prudence Prentice B: 1719 Lancaster, MA. She married Josiah BROWN. More detailed dates avail. for all individuals meantioned. Write me, or see my site http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Hills/9713/roots.html

» Loni Voorhis  [added: 1998-03-07]
Need Help! Trying to locate record of birth of Abram C. Prentiss, born 6 Sept. 1822 (or 6 Dec. 1821 Location Vermont, or Quebec. Also need names of his parents. Note. I can furnish info. on his descendants. Thank You, Al Good

» Albert E. Good  [added: 1998-02-25]
I am looking for any information on John Roland Harris Prentice who married Maria Louisa Stoops. They had a daughter in 1862 by the name of Lily Dale, who married Achilles Bulkley, my great-grandfather. I would like to know more about what other children they might have had, also I have no dates on John or Maria. Thank you

» Carmon Bulkley  [added: 1998-02-25]
Looking for info regarding george prentice sr., born in virginia, moved to wisconsin and set up a lumber-barging business several generations ago. a was named george jr., a grandson was robert harvey prentice, born in wilton, n. dakota, great grandson and my uncle is dan prentice, born in helena, montana, lives in berkeley, calif.

» suzanne downing  [added: 1998-02-16]
Does anyone have any information about a surviving crewman on the Titanic named Frank Prentice? He was a Storekeeper aboard ship and was picked up by Lifeboat No. 4 after leaping from the stern when the ship foundered. My guess is that he lived in Southampton, as did many of the ship's crewman.

» Hal Prentice  [added: 1998-02-16]
Mary PRENTISS OR PRENTICE who married 18 April 1746 William Calkins in Norwich, New London CT. Had son John Prentiss (Prentice) Calkins.

» Doug Calkins  [added: 1998-02-08]
Henriette/a Weil Curry, born, SF,CA 1907. Parents: Eva & Benjamin Weil, Grandmother: Johanna Gans. Henriette married between 1925-34 and I had no idea of her existance until I was researching my grandmother's family and "found" an uncle and aunt (H's mother). If anyone has any information about Henriette, please let me know. I would like to know if there are any decendants or if possibly, she is still alive at age 90.

» Sherry Oppenheim  [added: 1998-01-30]
Wisconsin Prentices My paternal grandmother, Ella Phoebe Prentice was born about 1870 in New York or Wisconsin. She grew up in Wisconsin but her family was said to have moved from NY. Her father was George Prentice and mother Lydia Paddleford. I know she had a sister. Ella died at 36, of TB or asthma, leaving 4 young children including my father who later became US Senator Gerald Prentice Nye. I was born 6th child of my father who was 58. He is long gone and I know no more about his mother, but yearn to. Some of my siblings and nieces and nephews carry the Prentice as a middle name. Please fill us in! Deborah Nye

» Deborah Nye  [added: 1998-01-28]
WILLIAM PRENTIS OF PETERSBURG, VA: William Prentis was born in London, England about 1740-65. A printer by trade, he edited the "Virginia Gazette and Petersburgh Intelligencer", one of the first papers ever published in the colonies. He was also mayor of the city of Petersburgh, VA. He had a son, James Prentis, who married Lucy W. Baugh, but the names of William's wife and other children are not yet known. If you have any information about William, his family and descendants, please contact me.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-01-25]
I am looking for information about Lucius Prentis. He was married to Mary Edwards Xavier. Their son, Xavier Thomas Prentis was born in Bedfored, Cuyahoga Co., OH 1841.

» Jean Prentis Reger  [added: 1998-01-24]
Looking for descendants of Howard Lydell Prentice born on March 29, 1895 In Jersey City, New Jersey, married Mildred Ford Schmidt (Smith) on August 23, 1916 in the Bronx, New York. She was born in Sioux City, Iowa. Howard died on June 9, 1968 in Nassau, New York. They had 3 daughters but I only know the name of 2 of them. Dorothy was born in 1917 or 1918 in the Bronx, New York. Mildred's date of birth is unknown and the name and date of birth of the third daughter is unknown. Howard's father was Lydell William Prentice who was married to Carrie Belle Rathbun. Lydell's father was Archibald Prentice who was married to Susannah Nesbitt. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks.

» Barbara Stephenson  [added: 1998-01-18]
My grandfather's name was James Claude Prentiss. He was born March 9, 1883, somewhere in Texas. His father's name was James Monroe Prentiss. I do not know his mother's first name, but have been told that her maiden name was Roberts. I have been trying to find information about my grandfather for a while now with little success. If you can give me any information about places to search, or people to contact, I would really appreciate it. Thanks for your time. Sincerely, Ethel I. Hurt

» Ethel I. Hurt  [added: 1998-01-18]
I have traced my Prentice ancestry back to Stephen Prentice who married Abigail Alabaster in Ipswich, Suffolk on 6 Oct 1694. I have the Alabaster Tree back to William Alabaster who died in 1552 but cannot find any earlier Prentices.

» Dr. Peter Prentice  [added: 1998-01-17]
Looking for any info on Alexander Prentice b.abt.1815 in Scot. his wife Christina b.abt 1820 and two children George b.abt 1844 and Alexander b.abt 1849 also in Scot. I know they must have come to Ontario sometime between 1849-1851 as they had four more children Jennie b.abt 1851 Christina b. abt1852 William b. abt 1858 and Elizabeth b.abt 1860 all in Ontario. Thanks for any help

» Gail Pollock  [added: 1998-01-16]
Last night I received more information on my Great-grandfather William Prentice. He was born in Overtown, Scotland, and married Catherine Kennedy December 31, 1882 in Wishaw, Scotland. I have been able to determine that he was born sometime in 1862. Can anyone help me get a better birthdate and other information on him. I would also like to know more about Overtown and Wishaw, Scotland. Thanks, Will Smith Albany, OR

» William Prentice Smith, Jr (Will)  [added: 1998-01-14]
John Taylor of Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire, England has requested assistance in tracing some of his wife's ancestors who were surnamed Prentice. John Prentice, married Ann Grendige in 1744 at Willington, Bedfordshire, England. John and Ann had a son Henry, who was baptised in 1755 and married Rebecca Lebon in 1778 at Wilshamstead, Bedfordshire. Henry and Rebecca had a son, John, who was baptised in 1793 at Blunham, Bedfordshire. He married Mary Frere in 1825 at Cople, Bedfordshire. John and Mary had a daughter, Jane, born in 1828 at Blunham. Jane died 1904 at Sandy, Bedfordshire. Jane married John Gailor in 1848 at Blunham. Jane and John had sons William, born 1853, and Arthur, born 1867, both in Sandy. If you have any information about any of the folks mentioned above, please contact me.

» Joe Dewald  [added: 1998-01-01]
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