Elouisa C. Prather

F, b. 1816, d. 1880
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElouisa C. Prather was also known as Larcey.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1816Elouisa C. Prather was born in 1816.
She was the daughter of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Death1880Elouisa C. Prather died in 1880 at Florida.

Sophia Prather

F, b. 1818, d. 1862
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1818Sophia Prather was born in 1818.
She was the daughter of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Death1862Sophia Prather died in 1862 at Florida.

Mackey M. Prather

M, b. 1820, d. 1865
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1820Mackey M. Prather was born in 1820.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Death1865Mackey M. Prather died in 1865.

Milton A. Prather

M, b. March 1822, d. 5 June 1909
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1822Milton A. Prather was born in March 1822.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Marriage1846Milton A. Prather married Nancy Emaline Whittle, daughter of James M. Whittle Jr. and Nancy Duncan, in 1846.
Death5 June 1909Milton A. Prather died on 5 June 1909 at South Carolina at age 87.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Norris, Edgefield, South CarolinaMilton A. Prather was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Norris, Edgefield, South Carolina.1
  • In 1909, Milton A. Prater made out his will stating he had asked his children to return home and care for him when he became aged as James M. Whittle had asked him, but his children refused. He then left all his land and belongings to his niece and nephew - James and Dollie Prater who cared for him during his later years.
  • Milton A. Prater served with Browns Barbierre Battalion of the Alabama Cavalry. He
    survived the war and returned to settle in Saluda County, SC about two miles from
    Batesburg. This area was known as "Flat Rock" and the Milt Prater family cemetary is located on there. He willed his land and belongings to Dollie & James Prater.

Children of Milton A. Prather and Nancy Emaline Whittle

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 311C.

Hepsabah Prather

F, b. 24 March 1824, d. 11 August 1892
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Whittle.
Name VariationHepsabah Prather was also known as Hepsey.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHepsabah Prather married Wilson Whittle, son of James M. Whittle Jr. and Nancy Duncan.
Birth24 March 1824Hepsabah Prather was born on 24 March 1824 at South Carolina.
She was the daughter of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Death11 August 1892Hepsabah Prather died on 11 August 1892 at age 68.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Norris, Edgefield, South CarolinaHepsabah Prather was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Norris, Edgefield, South Carolina.1

Children of Hepsabah Prather and Wilson Whittle

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 312A.

Wilson Whittle

M, b. 29 December 1820, d. 7 May 1862
Father*James M. Whittle Jr. b. 1790, d. 1 Nov 1871
Mother*Nancy Duncan b. 1794, d. a 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilson Whittle was also known as Bill.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilson Whittle married Hepsabah Prather, daughter of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Birth29 December 1820Wilson Whittle was born on 29 December 1820 at Cloud Creek, Edgefield, South Carolina.
He was the son of James M. Whittle Jr. and Nancy Duncan.
Death7 May 1862Wilson Whittle died on 7 May 1862 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 41.

Children of Wilson Whittle and Hepsabah Prather

Wesley Griffin Prather

M, b. 1826, d. 1885
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1826Wesley Griffin Prather was born in 1826.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Death1885Wesley Griffin Prather died in 1885 at Alabama.

Hezekiah Prather Jr.

M, b. 20 March 1827
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHezekiah Prather Jr. was also known as James Hesekiah.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHezekiah Prather Jr. married Mary Ann Frances Whittle, daughter of Ambrose Whittle and Rebecca Duncan.
Birth20 March 1827Hezekiah Prather Jr. was born on 20 March 1827 at South Carolina.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
  • Milton, Wesley, and Hezekiah Jr., moved from South Carolina around 1855 to Covington
    County, Alabama (Andalusia) where they are shown on the Alabama census in 1860. After
    the war Milton returned to live in South Carolina.

    Hezekiah Prater Jr. served with Co. E of the 11th Florida Infantry. He died in Madison,
    Florida in 1863 while home on sick leave. After his death, his family lived with his
    father-in-law Ambrose Whittle on Cloud's Creek west of Batesburg.

Children of Hezekiah Prather Jr. and Mary Ann Frances Whittle

Elizabeth Eleanor Prather

F, b. 8 January 1830, d. 23 February 1900
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Jones.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 January 1830Elizabeth Eleanor Prather was born on 8 January 1830.
She was the daughter of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Death23 February 1900Elizabeth Eleanor Prather died on 23 February 1900 at South Carolina at age 70.

Larkin Christwell Prather

M, b. 8 February 1832, d. 22 July 1864
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 February 1832Larkin Christwell Prather was born on 8 February 1832.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Marriage1 November 1853Larkin Christwell Prather married Emaline Rhoden on 1 November 1853.
Death22 July 1864Larkin Christwell Prather died on 22 July 1864 at Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, at age 32.

Children of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden

Drury A. Prather

M, b. 1835, d. 2 August 1862
Father*Hezekiah Prather b. 1784, d. May 1850
Mother*Ellen Hartley b. 1790, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1835Drury A. Prather was born in 1835.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Death2 August 1862Drury A. Prather died on 2 August 1862 at Lauderdale, Mississippi.

Nancy Emaline Whittle

F, b. March 1827, d. 1903
Father*James M. Whittle Jr. b. 1790, d. 1 Nov 1871
Mother*Nancy Duncan b. 1794, d. a 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1846As of 1846,her married name was Prather.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1827Nancy Emaline Whittle was born in March 1827.
She was the daughter of James M. Whittle Jr. and Nancy Duncan.
Marriage1846Nancy Emaline Whittle married Milton A. Prather, son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley, in 1846.
Death1903Nancy Emaline Whittle died in 1903 at South Carolina.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Norris, Edgefield, South CarolinaNancy Emaline Whittle was listed as wife in Milton A. Prather's household on the 1880 Census at Norris, Edgefield, South Carolina.1

Children of Nancy Emaline Whittle and Milton A. Prather

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 311C.

Joab P. Prather

M, b. 1848
Father*Milton A. Prather b. Mar 1822, d. 5 Jun 1909
Mother*Nancy Emaline Whittle b. Mar 1827, d. 1903
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1848Joab P. Prather was born in 1848.
He was the son of Milton A. Prather and Nancy Emaline Whittle.

John Drayton Prather

M, b. 1850
Father*Milton A. Prather b. Mar 1822, d. 5 Jun 1909
Mother*Nancy Emaline Whittle b. Mar 1827, d. 1903
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1850John Drayton Prather was born in 1850.
He was the son of Milton A. Prather and Nancy Emaline Whittle.

James F. Prather

M, b. June 1852
Father*Milton A. Prather b. Mar 1822, d. 5 Jun 1909
Mother*Nancy Emaline Whittle b. Mar 1827, d. 1903
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1852James F. Prather was born in June 1852 at South Carolina.
He was the son of Milton A. Prather and Nancy Emaline Whittle.
Marriagecirca 1871James F. Prather married Rebecca A. (?) circa 1871.
Marriagecirca 1885James F. Prather married Sophronia Ann (?) circa 1885.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Norris, Edgefield, South CarolinaJames F. Prather was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Norris, Edgefield, South Carolina.1

Children of James F. Prather and Rebecca A. (?)

Children of James F. Prather and Sophronia Ann (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 311D.

Mary Ann Frances Whittle

F, b. 1838, d. 5 March 1874
Father*Ambrose Whittle b. 1798, d. a 1880
Mother*Rebecca Duncan
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Prather.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Ann Frances Whittle married Hezekiah Prather Jr., son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley.
Birth1838Mary Ann Frances Whittle was born in 1838 at Edgefield, South Carolina.
She was the daughter of Ambrose Whittle and Rebecca Duncan.
Death5 March 1874Mary Ann Frances Whittle died on 5 March 1874.

Children of Mary Ann Frances Whittle and Hezekiah Prather Jr.

Martha Ann Prather

F, b. 28 May 1855, d. April 1928
Father*Hezekiah Prather Jr. b. 20 Mar 1827
Mother*Mary Ann Frances Whittle b. 1838, d. 5 Mar 1874
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Duncan.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMartha Ann Prather married Charles Asbury Duncan.
Birth28 May 1855Martha Ann Prather was born on 28 May 1855 at South Carolina also reported as 28 Oct 1854.
She was the daughter of Hezekiah Prather Jr. and Mary Ann Frances Whittle.
DeathApril 1928Martha Ann Prather died in April 1928 at South Carolina at age 72.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Germanville, Edgefield, South CarolinaMartha Ann Prather was listed as wife in Charles Asbury Duncan's household on the 1880 Census at Germanville, Edgefield, South Carolina.1

Children of Martha Ann Prather and Charles Asbury Duncan

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 140B.

Sumpter Daniel Prather

M, b. 14 January 1857, d. 11 February 1939
Father*Hezekiah Prather Jr. b. 20 Mar 1827
Mother*Mary Ann Frances Whittle b. 1838, d. 5 Mar 1874
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSumpter Daniel Prather was also known as Sumpt.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSumpter Daniel Prather married Rosa Whittle, daughter of James Wesley Whittle and Ann Civillia Miller.
Birth14 January 1857Sumpter Daniel Prather was born on 14 January 1857 at South Carolina.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather Jr. and Mary Ann Frances Whittle.
Death11 February 1939Sumpter Daniel Prather died on 11 February 1939 at South Carolina at age 82.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Germanville, Edgefield, South CarolinaSumpter Daniel Prather was listed as other (related through mother) in Benjamin Perkins Whittle's household on the 1880 Census at Germanville, Edgefield, South Carolina.1

Child of Sumpter Daniel Prather and Rosa Whittle

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 140A.

James Hezekiah Prather

M, b. 13 October 1860, d. 12 September 1950
Father*Hezekiah Prather Jr. b. 20 Mar 1827
Mother*Mary Ann Frances Whittle b. 1838, d. 5 Mar 1874
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Hezekiah Prather was also known as John H.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 October 1860James Hezekiah Prather was born on 13 October 1860 at South Carolina.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather Jr. and Mary Ann Frances Whittle.
Death12 September 1950James Hezekiah Prather died on 12 September 1950 at Bisbee, Cochise, Arizona, at age 89.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Germanville, Edgefield, South CarolinaJames Hezekiah Prather was listed as other (related through mother) in Benjamin Perkins Whittle's household on the 1880 Census at Germanville, Edgefield, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 140A.

Elizabeth Betty Prather

F, b. 22 June 1863, d. 2 December 1881
Father*Hezekiah Prather Jr. b. 20 Mar 1827
Mother*Mary Ann Frances Whittle b. 1838, d. 5 Mar 1874
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 June 1863Elizabeth Betty Prather was born on 22 June 1863 at South Carolina.
She was the daughter of Hezekiah Prather Jr. and Mary Ann Frances Whittle.
Death2 December 1881Elizabeth Betty Prather died on 2 December 1881 at Saluda, South Carolina, at age 18.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Gregg, Aiken, South CarolinaElizabeth Betty Prather was listed as a cotton mill working living with the David Richardson family on the 1880 Census at Gregg, Aiken, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1218 Page Number 67C.

Robert E. Lee Prather

M, b. 10 May 1866, d. 26 April 1926
Father*Hezekiah Prather Jr. b. 20 Mar 1827
Mother*Mary Ann Frances Whittle b. 1838, d. 5 Mar 1874
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 May 1866Robert E. Lee Prather was born on 10 May 1866 at South Carolina.
He was the son of Hezekiah Prather Jr. and Mary Ann Frances Whittle.
MarriageMarch 1889Robert E. Lee Prather married Nancy Esther Britt in March 1889.
Death26 April 1926Robert E. Lee Prather died on 26 April 1926 at South Carolina at age 59.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Germanville, Edgefield, South CarolinaRobert E. Lee Prather was listed as other (related through mother) in Benjamin Perkins Whittle's household on the 1880 Census at Germanville, Edgefield, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1228 Page Number 140A.

Nancy Esther Britt

F, b. 17 September 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameMarch 1889As of March 1889,her married name was Prather.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 September 1868Nancy Esther Britt was born on 17 September 1868 at Talladega, Alabama.
MarriageMarch 1889She married Robert E. Lee Prather, son of Hezekiah Prather Jr. and Mary Ann Frances Whittle, in March 1889.

Emaline Rhoden

F, b. 7 November 1822
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 November 1853As of 1 November 1853,her married name was Prather.
Married Nameafter July 1864As of after July 1864,her married name was Bradley.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 November 1822Emaline Rhoden was born on 7 November 1822 at Edgefield, South Carolina.
Marriage1 November 1853She married Larkin Christwell Prather, son of Hezekiah Prather and Ellen Hartley, on 1 November 1853.
Marriageafter July 1864Emaline Rhoden married (?) Bradley after July 1864.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Gregg, Aiken, South CarolinaEmaline Rhoden was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Gregg, Aiken, South Carolina.1

Children of Emaline Rhoden and Larkin Christwell Prather

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1218 Page Number 68A.

Drewry Arthur Prather

M, b. 22 October 1854, d. 31 May 1940
Father*Larkin Christwell Prather b. 8 Feb 1832, d. 22 Jul 1864
Mother*Emaline Rhoden b. 7 Nov 1822
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDrewry Arthur Prather was also known as Drurie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 October 1854Drewry Arthur Prather was born on 22 October 1854 at Ridge Spring, South Carolina.
He was the son of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden.
Marriagebefore 1880Drewry Arthur Prather married Laura Celistine Asbill before 1880.
Marriage19 February 1884Drewry Arthur Prather married Todie Wall on 19 February 1884.
Death31 May 1940Drewry Arthur Prather died on 31 May 1940 at Dallas, Texas, at age 85.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Gregg, Aiken, South CarolinaDrewry Arthur Prather was listed as a son in Emaline Rhoden's household on the 1880 Census at Gregg, Aiken, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1218 Page Number 68A.

Emer Elizabeth Prather

F, b. 5 March 1857
Father*Larkin Christwell Prather b. 8 Feb 1832, d. 22 Jul 1864
Mother*Emaline Rhoden b. 7 Nov 1822
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 March 1857Emer Elizabeth Prather was born on 5 March 1857.
She was the daughter of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden.

James Preston Prather

M, b. 17 June 1859, d. 7 June 1917
Father*Larkin Christwell Prather b. 8 Feb 1832, d. 22 Jul 1864
Mother*Emaline Rhoden b. 7 Nov 1822
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Preston Prather was also known as Preston.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 June 1859James Preston Prather was born on 17 June 1859 at Ridge Spring, South Carolina.
He was the son of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden.
Marriage3 March 1903James Preston Prather married Mary Angie Dearing on 3 March 1903.
Death7 June 1917James Preston Prather died on 7 June 1917 at Beaumont, Texas, at age 57.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Gregg, Aiken, South CarolinaJames Preston Prather was listed as a son in Emaline Rhoden's household on the 1880 Census at Gregg, Aiken, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1218 Page Number 68A.

Amelia Prather

F, b. 29 July 1860, d. 21 January 1941
Father*Larkin Christwell Prather b. 8 Feb 1832, d. 22 Jul 1864
Mother*Emaline Rhoden b. 7 Nov 1822
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1882As of 1882,her married name was Claxton.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 July 1860Amelia Prather was born on 29 July 1860 at Ridge Spring, South Carolina.
She was the daughter of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden.
Marriage1882Amelia Prather married Charles Richard Claxton in 1882.
Death21 January 1941Amelia Prather died on 21 January 1941 at French Camp, California, at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Gregg, Aiken, South CarolinaAmelia Prather was listed as a daughter in Emaline Rhoden's household on the 1880 Census at Gregg, Aiken, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1218 Page Number 68A.

Laura Celistine Asbill

F, b. 1 April 1852, d. before 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1880As of before 1880,her married name was Prather.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 April 1852Laura Celistine Asbill was born on 1 April 1852 at Ridge Spring, South Carolina.
Deathbefore 1880She died before 1880.
Marriagebefore 1880She married Drewry Arthur Prather, son of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden, before 1880.

Todie Wall

F, b. 24 September 1866
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name19 February 1884As of 19 February 1884,her married name was Prather.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 September 1866Todie Wall was born on 24 September 1866 at Langley, South Carolina.
Marriage19 February 1884She married Drewry Arthur Prather, son of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden, on 19 February 1884.

Mary Angie Dearing

F, b. 5 April 1875
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 March 1903As of 3 March 1903,her married name was Prather.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 April 1875Mary Angie Dearing was born on 5 April 1875 at Bonnieville, Kentucky.
Marriage3 March 1903She married James Preston Prather, son of Larkin Christwell Prather and Emaline Rhoden, on 3 March 1903.