PRYOR FAMILIES IN MONTANA, NEVADA & NEW MEXICO

The following are RECORD EXTRACTIONS of Pryor families. Counties that contain a TN Pryor are featured in red font.

Montana
Nevada
New Mexico


PRYORS IN MONTANA

1900 Census, Carbon Co., Montana
Red Lodge, page 133a, house 23/24.... Mame PRYOR 4/1869 31 married 6 years, 1 child/0 living, MO IL England, dressmaker.

1870 Census, Deer Lodge, Montana Territory
Blackfoot Twp., Page 39, House 130 Thomas PRIOR 47 TN, miner, property value $10,000 (Probably Thomas D. Pryor son of Thomas & Margaret Pryor. 1850 In Cocke Co., TN, 1860 in Jefferson Co., TN, and in 1880 in Lawrence Co., SC.)
1900 Census, Deer Lodge Co., Montana
Anaconda Twp., House 113 Eugene PRYOR (bl) 9/1861 38 KS KS KS, Delia (bl) wife 8/1864 35 married 7 years, MO MO MO, Clarie Coleman niece (bl) 12/1889 10 CO KS KS, J---? E. Jones niece (bl) 11/1893 6 MT KS KS.

1920 Census, Fergus Co., Dist. 38, Montana
Page 25A, House 179 Robert PRYOR 29 TN TN TN, Dora wife 27 TN TN TN, Ethel dau. 5 TN, James R. son 3 MT, Eleanor dau 1 MT.
Page 25A, House 180 Joseph M. PRYOR 55 TN TN TN, Martha wife 47 TN VA IN, Fred son 17 TN, Sarah dau 13 TN, Linia dau 12 TN, Haskell son 10 TN, (Joseph Monroe Pryor is the son of Elizabeth Pryor of Jackson Co. and Putnam Co., TN)
1930 Census, Fergus Co., Lewiston, Montana
Page 17A, Robert B. PRYOR 37 TN TN TN, Dora wife 35 TN TN TN, Ethel L. dau 17 TN, James R. son 13 TN, Eleanor dau 11 TN, Kenneth son 5 TN, William J. PRYOR brother 35 TN TN TN. (Robert and William are sons of Joseph Monroe Pryor of Jackson & Putnam Co., TN)

1930 Census, Judith Basin Co., Metcalf, Montana
Carl Marder 36 OR, Germany, Switzerland, Sarah B. wife 25 TN TN TN, Martha PRYOR mother in law 56 TN VA IN. (Martha is the widow of Joseph Monroe Pryor of Jackson Co., TN)

1900 Census, Lewis and Clark Co., Montana
Helena Ward 4, sheet 5a, George PRYOR lodger 9/1853 46 widow LA Ireland Ireland broom-maker

1900 Census, Silver Bow Co., Montana
Butte, Ward 6, sheet 5b, Alexander Scott head Aug (no year or age) IL OH KY fire insurance agent, Rettie O. wife 3/1864 36, married 16 years, 3 children/3 living CO MD England, Lillian B. dau 5/1885 15 MT, Mary M. dau 8/1892 7 MT, Barbara C. PRYOR boarder 6/1862 37 widow Ireland Ireland Ireland dressmaker, immigrated 1869. Agnes L. C. PRYOR boarder 1/1885 15 MT Germany Ireland
Walkerville, sheet 49b, house 343-346, Mary PRYOR 8/1857 48 widow 8 children/7 living Ireland Ireland Ireland nurse. Julia Johnson dau 12/1873 26 widow PA Ireland Ireland, Philip PRYOR son 5/1876 PA, Sarah dau 3/1882 18 MT, John son 9/1887 13 MT, Michael son 9/1884 6 MT, Margaret Johnson gr-dau 1/1894 6 MT Sweden PA,


PRYORS IN NEVADA

Records from Humboldt County, Nevada

1879 News Article - 26 May 1879, Deputy Pryor was transferring prisoner Frank Chalata, arrested for counterfeiting silver coin, to the Ormsby County Jail, when the prisioner excaped and jumped a train. (Sacarmento Daily Union, 27 May 1879. This is probably Russell A. Pryor)

1880 Census Humboldt Co., NV - Winnemucca
Page 269B R. A. PRYOR 46 TN TN TN Deputy Sheriff, Maggie 33 Scot Scot Scot, Edward son 14 CA, Lorance son 12 NV, Florance dau 12 NV, Maggie J. dau 5 NV, Jane Jinerson mother in law 58 Scot Scot Scot (Russell A. Pryor and family were in San Francisco for the 1900 Census. Obituatry in the San Francisco Chronicle state Russell died 3-11-1906)

Records from Nye County, Nevada

1870 Census, Nye Co., NV
Page 238, Belmont, Twp., house 3 R. A. PRYOR 35 ranchman TN, Margaret 24 keeping house Scotland, Edwin 4 CA, L. W. 2 NV, F. J. 10/12 NV

Records from Washoe County, Nevada

1874 Letter Held - Letter held at Reno Post Office for Frank PRIOR. (Nevada State Journal, 29 Nov 1879)

1875 Ad - $5 reward offered for a lost earring described as gold, pearls and enamel. Bennett A Pryor asked for it's return to the store of Cunningham and Pryor (Nevada State Journal, Reno. 09/22/1875.The same Bennett A Pryor who was in Colusa Co., CA by 1884)

 

PRYORS IN NEW MEXICO

1910 Census, Curry Co., NM
Pct. 5, Melrose Twp., page 91A, House 83/65 Edgar L. Hilliard 33 single TN TN TN , Rosco L. PRYOR servant 32 widow TN TN TN clerk, retail c--? (Richard S. Pryor of Marion Co., TN>Rosco L. Pryor)
1930 Census Curry Co., NM - Clovis Dist. 3
Page 7A Richard F. PRYOR 57 (md 23) TN TN TN, S. Edith wife 53 (md 18) MO IL IL.

1930 Census Lincoln Co., NM - Hondo Dist. 3
Page 6A Richard PRYOR 46 (md 18) TN TN TN, Lula wife 39 (23) MO TN MO, Fernando son 13 NM, Sprugeon son 11 NM, Helen dau 10 NM, Nell dau 7 NM, Ruth dau 5 NM, Earl son 2 NM.

1900 Census Taos Co., NM
Penasco Dist., page 242a, rooming house.... Joseph PRYER boarder Jul 1877 22 single, MO MO OH, gold miner.






 

 

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