George S. PRINE, b. 29Oct1847


biography from Portrait & Biographical Album of Mahaska Co., Iowa, 1887

GEORGE S. PRINE, of Madison Township, was born in Fayette County, Ind., Oct. 29, 1847, and is a son of M. K. and Mary (Nel- son) Prine (a biography of whom appears elsewhere in this book.) He came with his parents to this county in the fall of 1860, and located in Garfield Township. He was married, Feb. 10, 1870, to Mary Himes, a native of Ohio. By this marriage there was one child, Alford, who died at the age of five months. His wife died one year after her marriage. He was again married, Aug. 16, 1876, to Miss Frances B. Zollars, a native of Greene County, Pa., born Sept. 16, 1851. There were two children by this marriage: Mary H., born July 7, 1878, and Matthew Kenneth, Feb. 28, 1883. Mr. Prine is a graduate of Oskaloosa Commercial College, of the class of 1875. Politically he espouses the Republican faith. He is the partner of his father in his extensive stock farm, for full particulars of which see biography of M. K. Prine elsewhere in this volume.

Portrait & Biographical Album of Mahaska Co., Iowa, 1887

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