Pryor Cemetery - Sumner Co., TN

Burials per Sumner County Cemetery Book

2 & 7/10 miles N of Hwy 31E on Rock Bridge Road; then 6/10 mile NW on Pryor Branch Road. Cemetery is on N side of road.

PRYOR, Elizabeth - 19 Dec 1825 - 22 Feb 1865 - Aged 39 yrs 2 mos 6 days
PRYOR, Infant son of A. & E. Pryor - 16 Sep 1857 - 21 Jun 1858
PRYOR, Infant son of A. Pryor - Died 15 Feb 1865
PRYOR, Henry D. - ____ Oct 1858
PRYOR, Eugenia - Age 73 yrs
PRYOR, Edward - Died 19 Jan 1945 - Aged 93 yrs 1 mo 16 days ***

Additional Burials per Other Sources

PRYOR, Thomas Jefferson b. 1845, died May 22, 1912. Son of William Pryor and Margaret Curry. Thomas was the father of Willie Pryor who married Thomas Gregory. Gregory's first wife was Betty Pryor, a daughter of Allen L. Pryor. It is speculated that William Pryor was Allen's brother. Obituary of Thomas Pryor states he was buried in the Allen Pryor Cemetery.

GREGORY, Thomas Washington b. 25 Aug 1864 - 25 Sep 1931, son in law of Allen L. Pryor. Johnny Adcock 5 Jan 1895 reported in a first hand account that he helped with the burial of Thomas Gregory in the Pryor cemetery off of Rockbridge Rd.

GREGORY, Vernon Head
b. 16 Dec 1890 - 11 Jun 1909. Son of Thomas Washington Gregory and Betty Pryor. His burial in the family cemetery was reported by his brother Thomas M. Gregory.

PRYOR-GREGORY, Betty b. Jul 1861 - 15 Jan 1909, daughter of Allen L. Pryor. Obituary states she was buried in the family burial plot on the same farm on which she was raised.

*** Death record confirms this was John Edward Pryor, son of Allen L Pryor.






 

 

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