Babe Pratt

Birth Name: Walter Peter Pratt

Date of Birth: January 7, 1916

Place of Birth: Stony Mountain, Manitoba, Canada

Date of Death: December 16, 1988

Place of Death: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Ethnicity: English, Scottish

Babe Pratt was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He was a defenseman. He played for multiple National Hockey League (NHL) teams, including the New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Boston Bruins.

He was the son of Alice Irene and Charles Pratt. His father was English. His mother was born in Canada, of English and Scottish ancestry.

Babe’s maternal grandfather was John George Smith (the son of John Lee Lewis Smith and Elizabeth Moore).

Babe’s maternal grandmother was Margaret Irvine (the daughter of John Irvine and Margaret Park). Babe’s great-grandmother Margaret was the daughter of a Scottish father, John Park, and of Margaret Metisse.

Source: Obituary of Babe Pratt –

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