The following data is extracted from History Of The Town Of Bridport, Addison County, Vermont.
David Pratt, from Salem, Mass., came to Bridport in 1777, and located upon the farm now owned by Mrs. Edrick Spaulding. He was a carpenter by trade and built most of the early frame buildings in the town. He served as lister in 1800 and has many descendants in town.
Source: History Of The Town Of Bridport, Addison County, Vermont