She married Joseph Prentis in Northampton Co., VA, December 11, 1778. Joseph was born in
Williamsburg, VA January 24, 1754. Joseph was the son of William Prentis and Mary Brooke. Joseph died January 18,
1808 in Williamsburg, VA, at 53 years of age.
Margaret Bowdoin and Joseph Prentis had the following children:
William B.9 Prentis was born in Suffolk, Nansemond Co., VA April 17,
1780. William died 1780 in Suffolk, Nansemond Co., VA, at less than one year of age.