Sp8 Martha Sprigg

    was daughter of Thomas Sprigg (Sp9)
     Lord of Northampton Manor, Prince George’s County, Maryland.
     Her mother was Eleanor Nuthall (Nu9) his second wife.
     Eleanor Nuthall (Nu9) was the daughter of John Nuthall (Nu10) by his wife Elizabeth (Bacon) Holloway  (Ba10), widow of Dr. John Holloway of Accomac County, Virginia.
     All descendants of Martha Sprigg Prather (Sp8) are eligible, on established and proven lines, for membership in the Colonial Dames of America.
     After the death of Colonel Prather (Pr8) ante 1712, Prince George’s County, Maryland, his widow Martha (Sp8) married Captain Stephen Yoakley.
     She had no children by Captain Yoakley.
     She died in 1742. in Charles County. Maryland. and left a will.

    Thomas Prather and Martha Sprigg had issue:
    (Pr7-1) PHILLIP PHILOMIN GITTENS4 PRATHER, b. 1698, Prince George's County, MD; d. 1767, Orange County, South Carolina.

    (Pr7-2) ELEANOR PRATHER, b. Abt. 1700, Prince George's County, MD; m. THOMAS WILLIAMS, Abt. 1716.

    (Pr7) Thomas McKay Sprigg Prather, b. 1704, Prince George's Co., Maryland; d. July 24, 1785, Washington Co., MD; m. (1) ELIZABETH CLEGGETT (Cleggett), June 10, 1725, Prince George's Co., Maryland; m. (2) SARAH BEALL, Bef. October 31, 1754; m. (3) JEANNETTE SMILEY (Sm7), Bef. December 02, 1770, Maryland.

    (Pr7-4) JOHN SMITH PRATHER, b. Aft. 1776, Prince George's Co., Maryland; d. 1763, Bladensburg, Prince George's County, MD; m. ELIZABETH NUTHALL, February 17, 1724/25, Prince Edward Co., MD.

    (Pr7-5) RACHEL PRATHER, b. October 1706, Prince George's Co., Maryland; d. 1763; m. (1) WILLIAM POTTINGER, 1724, Maryland; m. (2) JOSEPH MILBURN SEMMES, 1731.

    (Pr7-6) AARON PRATHER, b. October 10, 1710, Prince George's County, MD; d. Bef. March 07, 1777, Rockville, Montgomery Co., MD; m. MARY JANE?, October 10, 1736, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel Co, Maryland.

    Data from www.familysearch.org
     Birth:  About 1670   Of, , , England
      Father:  THOMAS SPRIGG  Family
      Mother:  ELEANOR NUTHALL

    Martha SPRIGG (AFN: 46Z1-FW)  Pedigree
     Sex:  F Family
     Birth:   1677
      Anne Arundel, Maryland, Maryland
     Death:   13 Nov 1742
      Charles Co., Md
     Father:  Thomas SPRIGGS (AFN: 46Z0-KG)  Family
     Mother:  Eleanor NUTHALL (AFN: 46Z0-LM)
     Spouse:  Stephen YOAKLEY (AFN: GTMC-21)  Family
     Marriage:  Aft 1712
      Of, , Md

     Spouse:  Thomas Mackay PRATER (AFN: 25M1-H3)  Family
     Marriage:  1698   ., Prince George, Md.