14 December 1796–2 August 1875 (Age 78)
Alexandria Township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States
When Peter Purcel was born on 14 December 1796, in Alexandria Township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States, his father, John Purcell, was 28 and his mother, Mary Haughawout, was 25. He married Ann Wilson on 5 September 1816, in Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 2 August 1875, in Greenwich Township, Warren, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Greenwich, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
Will of John Pursel, Decd Filed Aapril 16th, 1850 by J. C. Reed, Surrogate Admited to probate, May 20th, 1850. 5230J; Hunterdon Co., New Jersey May - 1849 The last will, and testament of John Pursel …