Robert Pringle

Robert Abercrombie Pringle (1855 - 1922)

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Robert Abercrombie Pringle
Born in Cornwall, Canada Westmap
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Husband of — married [location unknown]
Died in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Oct 2015
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Categories: Members of Parliament for Ontario.



Robert Pringle is/was a significant Ontarian .

Robert Abercrombie Pringle was a Canadian lawyer and politician. A Conservative, he was elected to the Canadian House of Commons for Cornwall and Stormont in 1900 and was re-elected in the 1904 election.[1]


Record of death:

  • Name Robert Abercrombie Pringle
  • Event Type Death
  • Event Date 10 Jan 1922
  • Event Place 232 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario
  • Gender Male
  • Age 66
  • Birth Year (Estimated) 1856
  • Trade or Occupation: Barrister at law
  • Father's Name Jacob Farrand Pringle
  • Mother's Name Isabella Fraser


1871 Canada Census (living in West Ward a, Cornwall 73, Ontario, Canada):
Name Sex Age Birth year Birth place
J Farrand Pringle M 54 1817 France
Isabella Pringle F 45 1826 Ont
Isabella Pringle F 21 1850 Ont
Alexander Pringle M 17 1854 Ont
Robert Pringle M 15 1856 Ont
George Pringle M 13 1858 Ont

1881 Canada Census (living in West Ward, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada):
Name Sex Marital Status Age Birth year Birth place Religion Origine Occupation
Jacob F Pringle Male Married 64 1817 France C. Presby Scotch County Judge
Isabella Pringle Female Married 55 1826 Ontario C. Presby Scotch -
James Pringle Male Unm 29 1852 Ontario C. Presby Scotch Clerk D.C.
Robert Pringle Male Unm24 1856 Ontario C. Presby Scotch Student
George Pringle Male Unm 23 1858 Ontario C. Presby Scotch Clerk
Mary C Pringle Female Unm 21 1860 Ontario C. Presby Scotch -
William Pringle Male Unm 19 1862 Ontario C. Presby Scotch At School
Edith Pringle Female Unm 16 1865 Ontario C. Presby Scotch At School
Isabella McDonald Female Unm 40 1841 Ontario Catholic Scotch Servant


  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Robert Abercrombie Pringle," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, (accessedSeptember 6, 2017).

See also:

  • "Canada Census, 1871," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 3 March 2016), Isabella Pringle, West Ward, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 17, line 15; Library and Archives Canada film number C-10008, Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 4,396,309.
  • "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 3 March 2016), Isabella Pringle in household of Jacob F. Pringle, West Ward, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 55; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13227, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,863.
  • "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 8 October 2015), Robert Abercrombie Pringle, 10 Jan 1922; citing Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, cn 59, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,907,003.

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