Overton County, TN Estates and Inventories

Transciption of Death Certificate of W. H. Pryor (William H. Pryor)
Obtained from the Vital Records Dept. of the Tennessee State Library and Archives on 10/4/2002.
Overton Co., TN. Page 67790
Report made by J. W. Tays *
Enumerator of the 7th school District of Overton County or ___ ward of the city of ___, Tennessee.
Name of Deceased: W. H. Pryor
Date of Death: Jan. 15th, 1910
Sex: Male
Color: White
Age: 75 years old
Married or single: Married
Place of Death: Oakley, Tenn.
Cause of Death: old age.
Place of birth: Overton Co., Tenn.
Occupation: Farming
name of Physician attending on last sickness: W. Sidwell
Name of J. P. or Coroner holding inquest ________________________
Date Recorded: July 12th, 1910.
Signed by R. L. Mitchell, Jr., County court clerk.

Note: These reports must be filed with the County Court Clerk not later than the first day of August of the year taken and by him signed and forwarded to the State Board of Health, Nashville, within ten days after registration, as provided by Section 3, Chapter 341, Acts 1909.

Both Spicy Taylor Pryor and her sister Massa Taylor Pryor lived in Overton County, TN. References to their Taylor siblings are noted below. Records indicate that the Taylors and Pryors were also connected to the Flowers and Garrett families.

William B. Churning dec'd, Rachel Chourning adm. Money due to the following:
Roland Flowers due 1 Jan 1837
Overton PRYOR due 26 Apr. 1837
Hezekiah Taylor Jan 1832 (Brother of Spicy and Massie Taylor Pryor)
J.H. Storie, Overton PRYOR and Elijah Garrett $9.45 (William & Spicy Pryor>Overton Pryor)

13 Nov 1846 Estate Sale of Enid Huddleston, Levi and Roland Flowers buyers. (Edward Pryor, probable son of Wm and Spicy Pryor was living near a Roland Flowers in Clinton Co., KY in 1850)

27 Jul 1849 Joseph Bates estate, Hezekiah Taylor purchased 2 lots of shoemaker tools, 1 lot barrels, 1 large kettle, William Richardson also made a purchase (Hezekiah Taylor, brother to Spicy and Massa Taylor Pryor. William Richardson may be kin of Hezekiah's wife Margaret Richardson?)

1850 Estate of William Harp, dec'd. (The top part of this document is now obscured, but there are groups of debtors and creditors listed by the county they lived in). Persons in Overton Co..Jno. R. Buck, S. Tipton, Joseph Duncan. Persons in Fentress County: John Rogers, Jas. K. Brown, William Poor, Hiram Hills, Michael H. Frogg, William R. Cambell, William Travis?, James Finley?, Jacob Rich. Persons in Fentress County: Joshua Owens, David Smith, John Albertson, George W. Ashburn, Evan? D. Frogg, PLEASANT TAYLOR (note due June 1841), William M. Simpson, William Wright, --? Wood.

15 Aug 1850 Andrew Boswell dec'd, note due to Pleasant Taylor, Isaac Stockton and Eddy Paul: $100.91 (Pleasant Taylor, brother of Spicy and Massa Taylor Pryor)

30 Jul 1852 William H. Harrison, 1 Dec. 1852... 19 head of geese for Mary, James, Wesley and Jeremiah Taylor.

Benjamin McDonald - supplemental. Joseph Garrett, David Garrett's son a note dated 1852, Samuel Taylor (residence unknown) 1852, Robert B. Garrett (residence unknown) 1852 and 1853.

3 Jun 1853 Thomas Cope dec'd, J. M. Garrett, B. Flowers, Nancy Garrett, Louisa Garrett, Ki Taylor, J. Taylor, T. A. Garrett, John Taylor, Kiah Taylor (Kiah Taylor is probably Hezekiah Taylor, brother to Spicy and Massa Taylor Pryor. )

30 Jul 1862, James Fancher dec'd, money due to William Parrott, Simeon Taylor and Samuel Taylor

7 May 1879 M. I. Taylor, M. V. Taylor , administrator

13 Aug. 1895 A. J. Taylor filed a claim of $25 against the estate of T. B. Lee, dec'd

20 Nov 1912 J. K. Taylor, J. S. Hargrove, administrator

20 Feb 1913
Mrs. M. C. Taylor

4 Jun 1913 J. W. Burnes filed claim against the estate of T. S. Taylor.



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