Joseph Colburn Pringey

Joseph Colburn Pringey

Birth
Somerset, Somerset County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 11 Feb 1935 (aged 76)
Chandler, Lincoln County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Chandler, Lincoln County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 6836167 · View Source
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US Congressman. He moved to Missouri, in 1870, attended a business college in Sedalia, then moved to Chandler, Oklahoma, in 1891, where he engaged in agricultural pursuits and the insurance business. He was a member of the board of regents of the University of Oklahoma, (1893-94), a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1900 and clerk of Lincoln County, (1912-20). In 1921, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh Congress, serving until 1923. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed agricultural pursuits until his death at age 76.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 6 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6836167
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Colburn Pringey (22 May 1858–11 Feb 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6836167, citing Oak Park Cemetery, Chandler, Lincoln County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .