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John Edmund Oldaker Pridmore

architect

John Edmund Oldaker Pridmore, British architect.

Background

Pridmore, John Edmund Oldaker was born on July 18, 1867 in Edgbaston, England. Son of William H. and Avice (Oldaker) Pridmore.

Education

Educated Soho Park school and Greenhill College, Birmingham, England.

Career

Came to the United States, 1880, to Chicago, 1883. Principal works: Chapel of St. John the Divine, University of Illinois, Austin Hospital, Chicago, American Forestry Building, Paris, and many theatres and chs. in Chicago and middle west.

Connections

Married Clara G. Lee, 1891. Married second, Blossom Hull, June 10, 1916. Children: John E. O., Robert Hales.

father:
William H. Pridmore

mother:
Avice (Oldaker) Pridmore

spouses:
Clara G. Lee

Blossom Hull

children:
John E. O. Pridmore

Robert Hales Pridmore