Biographical Sketch of W. E. Price

W. E. Price, a resident of Camargo, and the present County surveyor, who has efficiently served in this capacity for twelve years, was born in New York city July 8, 1849. He was a son of William Edward and Mathilda M. (Wilson) Price, natives of Ireland. His father was a cabinetmaker by trade, an Episcopalian in religious belief and died in New York city. M r. Price came to Douglas County in 1860 and was hound out to a Mr. McNair, going through all the hardships that generally befall a poor orphan.

In 1873 he was married to Miss Ella Drummonds, of this County. He is the present nominee on the Republican ticket for re-election to, the office of County surveyor.



MLA Source Citation:

Gresham, John M. Historical and Biographical Record of Douglas County, Illinois Logansport, Indiana: Press of Wilson, Humphreys & Co. 1900. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 24 November 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/illinois/biographical-sketch-of-w-e-price.htm - Last updated on Oct 23rd, 2012


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