Person:King Pringle (1)

King Pringle
b.Abt. 1830
  1. Delia (Renty and Susan's) - Before 1870
  2. Nancy (Renty and Susan's) - Before 1870
  3. Georgiana Steward
  4. Frank Pringle - Before 1870
  5. King PringleAbt 1830 -
  1. Georgiana Pringle - Before 1870
  2. Cuffy Pringle
Facts and Events
Name[1] King Pringle
Gender Male
Birth[1] Abt. 1830


King S. Pringle: Biographical Information

King S. Pringle, age 40, opened a Freedmen's Bank account in Charleston, South Carolina on April 13, 1870. On his application, he stated that he was born and raised on Drayton Hall Plantation, Ashley River, Charleston, South Carolina.

He was then living in North Santee, Georgetown County, South Carolina, working for Col. Manigault.

King's children's names were listed as Cuffy (no surname listed) and Georgiana (deceased). His brothers and sisters were listed as Frank Pringle (deceased), Georgiana Steward, Nancy (deceased), and Delia (deceased). Cuffy Remiden?, relationship unknown, came with him when he opened his account.

Below is the transcription of his Freedmen's Bank application:

No. 4557

Record for: King S. Pringle

Date of Application: April 13, 1870

Where Born: Ashley River Drayton Hall

Where Brought Up: do [ditto]

Residence: North Santee

Age: 40 yrs.

Complexion: Black

Occupation: Farming

Works for: Col Manigault

Wife: Bella

Children: Cuffy & Georgianna (dead)

Father: Renty Pringle (dead)

Mother: Susan Pringle (dead)

Brothers: Frank Pringle (dead)

Sisters: Georgianna Steward & Nancy (dead) Delia (dead)

Cuffy Remiden? Came with him

Signature: King S. Pringle X His Mark

Family Group Sheet

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This page is part of a groundbreaking research project to rediscover the family lineages of enslaved people on Drayton family plantations in Barbados and the United States. To read more about this historic research, please visit the article below:

Genealogy of Enslaved Communities on Drayton Family Plantations: A Research Project Sponsored by the Magnolia Plantation Foundation of Charleston, SC

  1. 1.0 1.1 Freedmen's Bank Record 4557, King S. Pringle, Charleston, SC, April 13, 1870.

    Registers of Depositors in Branches of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust Company
    Records of the Comptroller of the Currency (NARA RG 101)
    NARA Micropublication M816, Reel 22