Elizabeth  (Prudden) Prictchard

Elizabeth (Prudden) Prictchard (1615 - 1668)

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Elizabeth Prictchard formerly Prudden aka Slough, Prichard
Born in Englandmap
Daughter of and
Sister of
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Wife of — married in Milford, New Haven County, Connecticutmap
Died in Milford, Conncecticutmap
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James Prudden's daughter Elizabeth was born in England, and came to America with her father James Prudden and her sister Ann Prudden in 1637. [1]

She married by 1647, William Slough of Milford who was excommunicated from the church and executed at New Haven for "horrible depravity". Elizabeth married second, at Milford, December 18, 1653, Roger Pritchard. [1]


Name: Elizabeth Prudden
Given Name: Elizabeth
Surname: Prudden
Name: Elizabeth Pritchard
Given Name: Elizabeth
Surname: Pritchard
Name: Elizabeth Slough
Given Name: Elizabeth
Surname: Slough


Baptism: 17 Dec 1615, King Walden, Hertfordshire, England, p. 122.[2]


Freeman, 20 Nov 1639
On a list of free landholders this date.[3]

Admitted to church

Elizabeth was admitted to the First Church of New Haven 8 September, 1644 [4]


Marriage: to Roger Pritchard, 18 Dec 1653, Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut[5][2]


Death: Elizabeth died 27 April 1668, Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony [6]


  1. 1.0 1.1 History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield
  2. 2.0 2.1 The American Genealogist, "Rev. Peter Prudden and His English Ancestry", Series: 61, Volume: 16:1, Allyn Peck, July 1939. Lynnfield Public Library, Lynnfield, Massachusetts
  3. The American Genealogist, Milford Land Records, Volume: 12:171, Donald Lines Jacobus, 1935. New England Historical Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts
  4. The American Genealogist: The Pritchard Family
  5. The American Genealogist: The Pritchard Family, Donald Lines Jacobus, October 1968. Lynnfield Public Library, Summer St., Lynnfield, Massachusetts 01940
  6. The American Genealogist: The Pritchard Family
See also:
  • History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, database, (Ancestry.com, accessed 6 Jan 2014), entry for Elizabeth daughter of James Prudden buried 27 May 1618, extracted from Donald Lines Jacobus, book of the same name,(Genealogical Publishing Co., 1930, revised edition Clearfield Co., March 1991), Vol 1, page 495.
  • History of Milford, Connecticut, 1639-1939, database, InternetArchive, entry for James Prudden, extracted from Works Progress Administration, book of the same name, (Bridgeport, Connecticut, Press of Braunworth, 1939) page 2-11.
  • Families of Early Milford, Connecticut, database, Ancestry.com, entry for James Prudden, Freeplanter Lot #8, extracted from Susan Emma Woodruff Abbott, Compiler, Families of Early Milford, Connecticut, (Genealogical Pub. Co., reprint, 1979) page 611 manuscript, 616 digital.
  • Jacobus, Donald Lines, Families of Ancient New Haven, Volumes 1-9, (Rome, New York, Clarence D. Smith, 1923), originally published as New Haven Genealogical Magazine - reprinted by Genealogical Printing Company, Inc. Baltimore in 1974, 1981, 1997.[2]
  • Donald Lines Jacobus, Volumes 1-9, printed by Clarence D. Smith, Rome, New York, 1923; New Haven Genealogical Magazine - reprinted by Genealogical Printing Company, Inc. Baltimore in 1974, 1981, 1997.


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Map of Milford, Connecticut 1646
Map of Milford, Connecticut 1646

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First Church in Milford - 1641

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