William Hector Prichard

7 September 1899–September 1985 (Age 86)
Colley, Colley Township, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William Hector

When William Hector Prichard was born on 7 September 1899, in Colley, Colley Township, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry Clair Prichard, was 24 and his mother, Caroline Mary Junk, was 24. He married Julia Finnerty about 1924, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Ontario, New York, United States in 1935 and Gorham, Ontario, New York, United States in 1940. He died in September 1985, in New York, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Geneva, Ontario, New York, United States.

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William Hector Prichard
Julia Finnerty
Marriage: about 1924
Elizabeth L Prichard

Spouse and Children

about 1924
Pennsylvania, United States


    Elizabeth L Prichard


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 18

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Pritchard .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Pritchard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Pritchard in household of Henry Pritchard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William H Prichard, "United States Census, 1930"

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