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Trying to find Pringle

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Glynis

Glynis Report 17 Jun 2005 22:23

glynis childs nee pringle looking for any relatives belonging to my father ernest maurice pringle he was born in darlington & i seem to remember his mother owned a sweet shop & he had a step-sister called julie. he joined the army after working for the railway & in 1957 he married ruth shaw, they moved to aldershot not long after. he had a brother called colin who died at an early age. any info would be great

Rachel

Rachel Report 10 Jan 2013 21:04

Hi Glynis

My Name's Rachel Pringle. My Dad is Anthony (Tony) Pringle and is your father's half brother. He is the son of William Pringle (you're dad's father) and Francis Pringle (nee Worth). They also had a son called Ian Pringle. We all still live in Darlington.

We just came across this tonight as my Dad has always wanted to find out more about Maurice. My Dad hasn't seen Maurice since 1966 when he visited him in Aldershot.

I hope you get this message as I realise it's been years since you originally posted this but would love to make contact :)

Vera

Vera Report 10 Jan 2013 21:10

Rachel, Try sending a private message via GR....click on Glynis's name ( in blue) if she is still with GR they will forward the message. Good Luck.

Regards Vera

bob

bob Report 11 Jan 2013 19:53

I don't know if there is any connection, but I have the following: The last will and testament of John Pringle, of Shoreditch, a baker. A funeral card for the same John Pringle, who died dec 3rd 1858. A membership card for the National Anti-Corn Law League in the name of J Pringle. A funeral card for Mr George William Pringle, who died June 23rd 1860, aged 35 years. A business card for a G.W. Pringle, a beer engine maker and pewterer, of Tabernacle Walk, Finsbury.(London). A funeral card for Kate Pringle, who died 9th December 1881, aged 88 years. A funeral card for Mary Ann Pringle, who died July 21st 1901, aged 78 years. The bill for the funeral of the same Mary Ann Pringle.These are all from around the Shoreditch area, and I have no idea who they were. I found them amongst some papers of a relative who died when I cleared out his house. If you think there may be a connection to you, please let me know. Bob Waight