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Charles Pratt

Charles Pratt

Male 1830 - 1891  (60 years)

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  • Name Charles Pratt 
    Born 2 Oct 1830  Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 May 1891  New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I67127  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2006 

    Father Asa Pratt,   b. 1 Mar 1794, Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1878, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Stone,   b. 11 Jun 1795, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 19 Aug 1819  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lydia Ann Richardson,   b. Belmont, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861, , , New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1854 
    Children 
     1. Charles Millard Pratt
     2. Lydia Pratt
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F29470  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Helen Richardson,   b. Belmont, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1863 
    Children 
     1. George D. Pratt
     2. Herbert L. Pratt
     3. John T. Pratt
     4. Frederic B. Pratt
     5. Pratt
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F29471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Oct 1830 - Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 May 1891 - New York, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: J. Gardner Bartlett, Simon Stone Genealogy (Boston: Stone Family Association, 1926), p. 171.

      !RESIDENCES: Settled in Brooklyn, N.Y. --J.G. Bartlett

      !OCCUPATION: "Became one of the large owners of the Standard Oil Company in association with John D. Rockefeller, Stephen Harkness, William G. Warden, and others." --J.G. Bartlett

      !NOTE: "Founded and endowed with $2,000,000 the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, N.Y." --J.G. Bartlett

      !SOURCE: Blaine Whipple, History and Genealogy of "Elder" John Whipple of Ipswich, Massachusetts (Victoria, B.C.: Trafford, 2004), p. G83-G84.

      !NOTE: "At the time of his death he was considered to be the wealthiest man in Brooklyn, N.Y. with an estate valued at between $15 and $20 million." --B. Whipple


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