TENNESSEE TAX LISTS
The following are RECORD EXTRACTIONS of Pryor families. Counties that contain a TN Pryor are featured in red font.
1783 Greene Co., TN -
Samuel Sherrell Jr.
1798 Greene Co., TN Tax List - Captain Reese Gullock's Company
Joseph Pryer, 1 white (male), 300 acres
Abraham Sherrill, 1 white (male), no acres
Equilla (Aquilla?) Sherrill, 3 blacks, 300 acres.
Isaac Sherrill, 1 white (male), no acres
1836 Jackson Co., TN 12th District
- Tax List1
No PRYOR, Loftis, Bruington, or Crocker recorded
1836 Overton Co., TN 11th District - Tax
1837 Smith Co., TN2
No PRYOR recorded
1827 Stewart Co.,
TN - Capt. Williams Company
James PRYOR on Cub Creek
Note: There is also a location called Pryor's Creek on the tax list.
1812 Sullivan Co., TN - Capt. Everitt's Company
1812 White Co., TN3
CAPT. JOHN TRAPP'S CO. taken by Bird Smith, Esq
Elijah Barnett, John PRYOR, Elisabeth Ray (Rhea?) (Elizabeth Rhea may be Elizabeth Pryor, the widow of Ezekiel Rhea) (Researcher Katherine Russell reports children of John Pryor married in to the McDuff, Clary, Barnes, Russell, Wilson, Smith, Saylor, Massey, and Hicherouth families. On the tax list are similar names: Ezekiel Hitchcoff, Bird Smith, James Russell, Thomas Duff, James Clara, John and Thomas Masa.)
CAPT. JAMES COLE'S CO. by Thomas Bounds
Enoch Odle, William PRYOR, Thomas PRYOR, Joseph PRYOR (these Pryors are probably the sons of a Richard Pryor.. William, Joseph, and Thompson).
1 The 1836 Tax List Jackson County Tennessee, 12th District, Transcribed by Joy Neville Mask from TN State Library and Archives, Microfilm: Tax Lists roll No. 5, as published in THE UPPER CUMBERLAND RESEARCHER, Volume XXII, No. 1, Spring 1997 One hundred thirty-eight people are listed on this tax list.
2 rootsweb.com 1837 Smith
County Tax List
Transcribed By Kenneth Shelton and Steven Denney