Samuel Pringle

Male6 October 1869–27 December 1943

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Pringle was born on 6 October 1869, in England, United Kingdom, his father, William T. Pringle, was 29 and his mother, Mary A. Purris, was 29. He married Josephine M. Childs on 29 December 1885, in Camden, Camden, New Jersey, United States. He lived in Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Old Brentford, Ealing, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died on 27 December 1943, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Norristown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Samuel Pringle
Josephine M. Childs
Marriage: 29 December 1885

Sources (5)

  • Samuel Pringle in household of William Thos Pringle, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Samuel Pringle, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • Samuel Pringle, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 December 1885Camden, Camden, New Jersey, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

    Age 8

    Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.


    Age 15

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 21

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English (Northumbria): habitational name from a placenear Stow Roxburghshire, formerly called Hop(p)ringle, fromMiddle English hop ‘enclosed valley’ + a name of Old Norseorigin composed of the byname Prjónn ‘pin, peg’ + anunidentified second element.

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

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