Pricilla Price


Brief Life History of Pricilla

When Pricilla Price was born in 1764, in New Hanover, North Carolina, British Colonial America, her father, John Price, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Parish, was 24.

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John Price
Elizabeth Parish
John Price
Edward Price
Thomas Price
Jeremiah Price
James Price Jr
Pvt Royal Price Sr.
Pricilla Price
Jeremiah Price
Rice Price
Mary Ann Price
Nancy Price
Zachariah Price

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Parents and Siblings

Siblings (12)

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World Events (3)

1767 · Tryon Palace

Age 3

Built on August 26, 1767, the Tryon Palace became the capitol building for North Carolina. The building was named after William Tryon a British officer and colonial official.

1774 · Edenton Tea Party

Age 10

On October 25, 1774, the Edenton Tea Party took place. It was the first organized women's protest. They put their cups down and refused to buy any tea.


Age 11

Many people believe that North Carolina was the first state to declare independence from England with the Mecklenburg Declaration of 1775.

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ (see Reece ). This is one of the commonest of Welsh surnames. It has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century.

English: nickname from Middle English, Old French pris ‘excellent, noble, highly valued (person)’.

Americanized form of Jewish Preuss or Preis .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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