When Perry Lee Prince was born in 1905, in Pickens, Georgia, United States, his father, Alvin Willis Prince, was 78 and his mother, Magdaline " Maggie" Satterfield, was 36. He married Rosetta Elizabeth Owens on 26 October 1921, in Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Cornelia, Habersham, Georgia, United States in 1920 and Canton Township, Stark, Ohio, United States for about 52 years. He died in October 1982, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States.
English and French: nickname from Middle English, Old French prince (from Latin princeps).
Americanized form (translation into English) of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Prinz ‘prince’, or its Czech, Slovak, Slovenian or some other Slavic cognate Princ, from princ ‘prince’.
Americanized form of Slovenian Primc: status name for one who lives in the house of his father-in-law, from a derivative of primiti ‘to accept, to take over’.