Levi Pratt
Account Book, 1812-1832

Mss: 1

Historical Note:

Levi H. Pratt of North Yarmouth, Maine married Lois Thompson of Bowdoin, Me on April 8, 1815. The couple had three daughters: (1) Susan, b. May 16, 1815; (2) Mary Ann, b. December 9, 1817; and (3) Sybil, b. May 20, 1819.

Scope and Content:

Collection consists of one volume of farm accounts for Levi H. Pratt of North Yarmouth, Maine, 1812-1832. Volume contains accounts of sale of farm products as well as entries pertaining to hiring out his horse and chaise or his oxen and cart. Payment was made in cash, carpentry, tailoring, blacksmithing and commodities. Names mentioned include J. & D Jones, Sally Pratt, Anna Pratt, Joseph Russell, David Mitchell, Thomas Davis, Loring Mitchell, Sarah Warren, John A. Hyde, Sylanus Soule, Samuel Warren, James Parker, John Reed, Chesley Hatch, Benjamin Pratt, Lebanon Knight, Joseph Pratt, Ebenezer Brown, Allen Pedengil, Stephen Coffin, Winthrop Royal, Philip Torrey, Rachel Millett, George Harvey, James Field, Joseph Seabury, Captain Timothy Davis and Samuel Mitchell.

Provenance: Purchase.

Amount: 1 volume