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Miles, Prudence Marks


1 May 1795–9 Feb. 1852. Born in Pawlet, Rutland Co., Vermont. Daughter of Cornwall Marks and Sarah. Married first Josiah Browd Prescot, 24 Aug. 1814, in Pawlet. Married second Samuel Miles, 19 May 1825, in Pawlet. Moved to Genesee Co., New York, by 1826. Moved to Freedom, Cattaraugus Co., New York, by 1830. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, winter 1833–1834, in Cattaraugus Co. Moved to New Portage, Medina Co., Ohio, 1835; near Far West, Caldwell Co., Missouri, May 1836; to Lima, Adams Co., Illinois, by 1839; and to Commerce (later Nauvoo), Hancock Co., Illinois, fall 1839. Migrated to Salt Lake Valley, by Oct. 1849. Died in Salt Lake City.


Alternate Names

Marks, Prudence

Prescot, Prudence Marks