Orson William Pratt

1853–
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Orson William

When Orson William Pratt was born in 1853, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William L Pratt, was 29 and his mother, Caroline Rooker, was 28.

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Family Time Line

William L Pratt
1824–1891
Caroline Rooker
1825–
Selena Pratt
1843–
Selina Pratt
1843–
George Pratt
1848–
Eliza Pratt
1851–
Orson William Pratt
1853–
Lelwin William Pratt
1854–1924
Emily Pratt
1855–

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World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 1
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1884
Age 31
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908
Age 55
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a clever trickster, from Middle English prat(te), pret ‘cunning, wily, astute’ (a derivative of Old English præt, pret ‘trickery, deception’, which is found in use as a byname in the 11th century). This surname is quite common in southeastern Ireland.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Pritt
Pretty

Sources (1)

  • Mormon Immigration Index (Enoch Train-ship-March 1856) & Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel (156 Edmund Ellsworth Company)

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