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John Pridgeon

  • Birth 1 Aug 1852 Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 16 Mar 1929 Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
  • Plot Section F
  • Memorial ID 12641

Mayor of Detroit. He owned the Detroit & Windsor Ferry Co., with his father. Pridgeon was vice president of the Detroit River Savings Bank, afterwards the Marine Savings Bank, which was merged into the Dime Savings Bank, and also director Detroit & Milwaukee Railroad. He served as mayor of Detroit from 1889 to 1890 and was the youngest man to hold that position at the time.

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  • Added: 19 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12641
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Pridgeon (1 Aug 1852–16 Mar 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12641, citing Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .