Prince/Printz Family History

From "Brentz" in Duehren, Germany to "Printz" in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia to "Prince" in Ohio and Beyond


Jacob Prince and Gottfried Printz and Elizabeth Evaline Prince

Posted by Victor Prince on March 10, 2014 at 7:25 PM

QUESTION - This is all very interesting. I feel like I am related some way. My 3 great grandmother was Elizabeth Evaline Prince. Born 1820 died about 1897 in Indiana. Her father was Jacob Prince and his father was Gottfried Printz that served in the Revolutionary War. I would love to hear from someone who has these same ancestors in their tree.

ANSWER - Here is what might be your line if Elizabeth was Eliza, she was born a few years after 1820, and she died in VA not IN. That's a lot o...

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Nellie Mae Printz

Posted by princefamilyhistory on April 1, 2008 at 8:35 AM

Question:  I have a great grandma named Nellie Mae Printz whom was born in 1881 in Iowa.  One thing says her middle name was Mae and one Victor.  None the less a very interesting factor is I have a copy of a tin print of one Victor Printz from back in the mid 1800's or so. I am not sure whom he i...

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