Joseph C. Princell

b. circa 1880
FatherJohn Gustav Princell1,2 b. Sep 18, 1845, d. May 1, 1915
MotherMaria Josefina Lind b. Oct 12, 1844, d. Mar 3, 1937
     Joseph C. Princell was born circa 1880 in MA.3
     John, Josephine, Gustave, Joseph and John and family returned from Sweden on Sep 7, 1883.4
     Joseph C. Princell married (?) Fredeen, daughter of (?) Fredeen.3
     Joseph C. Princell was employed by the Soo Line Railroad Company as a chief dispatcher in Bismarck, ND.5
     Joseph C. Princell moved on Jul 29, 1911 to Minneapolis, MN.5
     Joseph C. Princell was employed by the Soo as a a dispatcher in Aug, 1911 in Minneapolis, MN.5
     Joseph attended a memorial service in honor of John Gustav Princell, held at Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago, Cook Co, IL, on Jun 18, 1927.6

     Joseph was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in 3312 21st Ave. S., Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, MN. Joseph owned the house, worth $8,000, and the family had a radio set. Joseph was a rule examiner for a steam railroad, and Lorimer was an accountant at a bank..3

Family 1

(?) Fredeen

Family 2

  • Lorimer F. Princell3 b. Feb 17, 1905, d. Jun, 1961


  1. [S1250] The Daily News, May 4, 1915, page 2, column 7.
  2. [S1251] Chicago Sunday Tribune, January 21, 1945, part 2, page 6, column 7.
  3. [S1226] 1930 U. S. Census, Minnesota, Hennepin County, Minneapolis, ED 123, sheet 18B, line 64, 3312 Twenty-First Avenue S., dwelling 212, family 304, Minnesota, Hennepin County.
  4. [S1849] J. G. Princell, S.S. Island Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897, September 7, 1883.
  5. [S1421] Bismarck Daily Tribune, July 28, 1911, page 8.
  6. [S99] J. G. Princell, Funeral Bulletin, June 18, 1927 Julia Langel.
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