CALIFORNIA PRYOR DEATHS
California Death Records
Richard Crook b. 15 Nov 1876 in TX. d. 5 Feb 1961 Kern Co., CA. Mother's maiden name PRYER. (Ricchard Pryor on the 1860 & 1870 Census of Vernon Co., MO.>Rebecca Pryor & Wm F. Crook. Richard is on the 1880 Census in Denton Co., TX.)
John Henry Pryor b. 11/4/1867 in TN. d.
3/18/1954 in Riverside Co., CA.
Mother's last name: Prigmore.
(1880 Census Marion Co., TN: : John H. Pryor aged 13 son of Philip Pryor and Temperance Prigmore)
Hugh Pryor b.7/29/1889 in TN. d. 2/6/1956 in Alameda Co., CA. Mother's last name: ?
Douglas D. Pryor b. 5/16/1898 in TN. d. 4/9/1961 in San Francisco Co., CA. Mother's last name: Ayers.
(Son of Lycurgus Pryor and a grandson of Allen L. Pryor of Sumner Co., TN)
James Pryor b. 4/7/1906 in TN. d. 11/27/1961 in San Joaquin Co., CA. Mother's last name: Bottoms.
David E. Pryor b. 2/18/1882 in TN. d. 1/8/1940 in Los Angeles Co., CA. Mother's last name: Prigmore. Perhaps related to the Pryors and Prigmores of Marion Co.?
Thomas M. Pryor b. 3/8/1908 in TN. d. 9/7/1941 in Los Angeles Co., CA. Mother's last name: Mc Cain or Mc Coin (Wm & Alsey Pryor of Jackson Co., TN> Wesley Pryor & Jane Speakman>Denton L. Pryor & Maggie McCoin. Thomas appears with his father on the 1910 & 1920 Census in Jackson Co., TN)
Milton Williamson Pryor b. 3/9/1884 in TN. d. 7/31/1951 in Los Angeles Co., CA. Mother's last name: Williamson
(Milton W. Pryor was on the 1910 Census is Dist. 2 of Marion Co., TN. Father born in TN, mother born in GA)
John W. Pryor b. 9/6/1908 in TN. d. 7/28/1952 in Los Angeles Co., CA.
Mother's last name: Miller
John Pryor b. 9/21/1889 in TN. d. 10/4/1953 in Alameda Co., CA. Mother's last name: ?
Jacob Pryor b. 8/26/1875 in TN. d. 7/2/1942 in San Bernardino Co., CA Mother's last name: ? (Jacob Pryor was on the 1910 Census in Sacramento Co., CA. Living with three brothers. He was African-American)
Rose Amelino Pryor, widow of Bert Pryor
Obituary published March 3, 2001, LA Times
Born October 17, 1916 in Hibbing MN. Died at age 84.
Resided in Ojai, CA for 25 years Brothers Victor and Louis Amelino living.
Graduated from Huntington High in Culver City, CA
She and her husband worked for Northrup Corporation and lived in Taiwan for a few years.
Obituary Published January 20, 1998, LA Times
73 years old. Died January 8, 1998 in Oak Harbor, WA.
Publicist for Lockheed Corp.
Thomas M. Pryor
Obituary Published March 21, 2001, LA Times
85 years old, died in Los Angeles, CA.
A "New York Irishman"
Editor of Daily Variety for over 29 years.
Survived by sons Thomas and Peter, daughter Virginia and two sisters.