Alfred H. Partridge was Mayor of Ann Arbor from 1869 to 1870 and proprietor of Partridge's Mills, located at the corner of Grove (now Packard) and Hill Street.

Alfred was married to Eliza Black. Their fruit farm was platted as Eliza Partridge's Addition in 1867, and added Pear, Apple, Peach and Plum Streets to the city.