Bio: Prindle, Anson William (1824 - 1899)

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Surnames: Prindle, Packard, Sylenog, Comstock


----Source: 1881 History of Northern, Wisconsin


Anson William Prindle (22 Jun 1824 - 27 Sep 1899)


ANSON W. PRINDLE, farm machinery agent and farmer, Merrillan, was born in New York State, June 22, 1824. Came to Wisconsin in 1847, and settled in Burlington, Walworth Co., where he taught school until 1856. Removed to Black River Falls, and engaged in the lumber and carpenter business until 1860. Moved on his farm, containing 120 acres, which he still owns. Has been the means of introducing a great deal of fruit in this part of the country, having written several articles for the press on the subject, "Fruit Raising in the Northwest." He now raises 2,000 pounds of fine grapes per annum on his farm, together with other fruits. Has held several offices in town of Alma, having been one of the Trustees three years. Clerk for one year, and Assessor for two years, and also Justice of the Peace. Has always been a true Temperance man in every sense of the word. Married, Oct. 19, 1850, to Miss Mary V. Packard, at Burlington, Wis. She was born in Massachusetts, Feb. 11, 1835. They have five children —William A., Luther C, James D., Ella M. and Edward R.


Family Notes


1870 Federal Census, 1 July, Alma, Jackson, Wisconsin, pg. 14, dwelling 105, family109


Anson W Prindle, white, male, farmer, Estate $2,000, personal $300

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Anson W Prindle M 46y New York, United States
Mary V Prindle F 35y Massachusetts, United States
William Prindle M 15y Michigan, United States
Suther C Prindle M 12y Wisconsin, United States
James L Prindle M 11y Wisconsin, United States
Mary E Prindle F 5y Wisconsin, United States


1880 Federal Census, Alma, Jackson, Wisconsin, United States, pg. 267


A. W. Prindley, Married American Male Farmer
father's birthplace : New York, United States
mother's birthplace : New York, United States

Household Members
self A. W. Prindley M 55 New York, United States
wife Mary Prindley F 45 Massachusetts, United States
son William A. Prindley M 25 Michigan, United States
son Luther C. Prindley M 23 Wisconsin, United States
son James E. Prindley M 21 Wisconsin, United States
daughter Ellen Prindley F 15 Wisconsin, United States
son Edward R. Prindley M 3 Wisconsin, United States
other Martha Thurston F 16 Norway
other Ernest Sullivan M 22 Wisconsin, United States


Wisconsin Marriage Records


Selah E. Comstock
bride's name: Ella M. Prindle
marriage date: 09 May 1885
marriage place: Jefferson, Wisconsin
groom's father's name: Edwin Comstock
groom's mother's name: Sylenog
bride's father's name: A. Prindle
bride's mother's name: Mary


Wisconsin Death Records


Anson William Prindle
gender: Male
death date: 27 Sep 1899
death place: Alma, Jackson, Wisconsin
age: 75
birth date: 22 Jun 1824
birthplace: Cayuga Co., New York
occupation: Farmer
race: White
marital status: Married
father's name: Roswell Prindle
father's birthplace: Cayuga Co., Ny
mother's name: Lydia Prindle
mother's birthplace: Ny



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