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William Prindle (Pringle)

Also Known As: "Pringle", "Immigrant"
Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Stow, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: June 5, 1690 (61)
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Son of James Pringle and Jean Scott
Husband of Mary Prindle
Father of Joseph Prindle; Phebe Beecher; John Prindle; Mary Roach; Ebenezer Prindle and 7 others

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About William Prindle

Per Barnes, James Pringle b. Midlothian, Scotland ca 1602 is possible father of William Pringle of New Haven 1655. (742) He immigrated in 1654 to New Haven, New Haven Co, CT, US. (743,744)

As of 1654, he was also known as William Prindle. William appears to have been born as "Pringle" in Scotland and changed to "Prindle" sometime after immigrating.

William lived in 1654 at Isaac Allerton Home, New Haven, New Haven Co, CT, US. (745,746)

The progenitor of the PRINGLE/PRINDLE family signed the oath of fidelity to the New Haven Jurisdiction on April 4, 1654.

William lived on the west side of Main Street, near corner of Second Avenue, West Haven (the site is still seen, 1888)

William Prindle left a will dated 17 October 1689 and proved 5 Jun 1690 which mentioned his wife without naming her but did name: sons Eleazer, John, Ebenezer, Samuel, Joseph daughters Mary Roach, Hannah Prindle, daughter Beecher Executor to be Eleazer.3

Actor Clint Eastwood is a descendant. Notes for William - father of Samuel:Spelled Prindle in his will. Progenitor of family in America. New Haven's records as the "Scotchman which lives at Mr.Allerton's", one of the Mayflower pilgrims. Proprieter in 1685.




  1. Records of the Colony and Plantation of New Haven, from 1638 to 1649 p.140.


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William Prindle's Timeline

July 31, 1628
Stow, Midlothian, Scotland
July 31, 1628
Stow, Midlothian, Scotland
July 31, 1628
Stow, Midlothian, Scotland
July 31, 1628
Stow, Midlothian, Scotland
March 16, 1656
Age 27
West Haven, New Haven Colony
October 5, 1658
Age 30
New Haven, New Haven Colony
March 8, 1660
Age 31
West Haven, New Haven, Ct
September 10, 1661
Age 33
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
June 11, 1663
Age 34
New Haven, New Haven Colony