Thomas Claggett Prather was in Colonial Wars and was killed in the Battle of Loyalhanna in the French and Indian War.
Thomas Claggett Prather b 9 May 1726 Frederick Md k 11 Oct 1758 Loyalhanna Westmoreland PA Battle of Lovathanna - French & Indian War m 9 May 1750 Md Margaret Prather b 14 Sep 1730 d 30 Jul 1820 Franklin Co Ky dau of Philip Philamond Prather
He was serving with his brother Henry in the battle of Loyalhanna (PA.) when he was killed.
His father & brother brought his body back to Maryland and he was the first interment in the old Prather Cem (now on the Frank Showalter farm, west of Clear Spring, Washington Co., Md.)
After Thomas was killed his Wife, Margaret married Thomas Freeman, Esq.of Md.
When Capt. Thomas, son of Margaret & Thomas C. Prather returned to Kentucky his mother Margaret and his Stepfather came with him.
Spelling: Loyalhanna, Lovathanna
The Battle of Fort Ligonier (also known as the Battle of Loyalhanna or the Battle of Loyal HannonWikiwand
Children of Thomas Claggett(Lt Col) Prather and Margaret Nee Prather were as follows:
Thomas11 Prather, born 16 Dec 1751 in "Maiden's Fancy", Frederick Co., Md; died 24 Jul 1786 in Mercer Co., Ky. He married Mary Ann Phillips.
WikiTree profile Prather-434 created through the import of Mulkerin Family History Site.ged on Dec 15, 2011 by Samantha Mulkerin. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Samantha and others.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Thomas by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: