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

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Tyrrell Co., NC

1770 Birth - Jane Pryor wife of Revolutionary War veteran Minor Mead. (See Carroll Co., GA records)

1840 Census, Tyrrell Co., NC
page 183 Abner PRYOR 000000011 - 000000001 (Research is needed to determine if this is the same Abner Pryor who was killed in Germantown., NC, Forsyth County--in 1857)

Wake Co., NC

1860 Census, Wake Co., NC
Raleigh PO, page 162, house 383 Martha Young 36 seamstress mu in household Caroline PRIOR 21 mu NC.

Warren Co., NC

1786 State Census, Warren Co.
Harriss Dist., William PRYER

1790 Census, Warren Co., NC
John PRYOR 103- 4
William PRYOR 123 - 6

27 March 1792 - May Ct. 1792. Tho. Miller & Co. to John Smelly. Release of interest in a negro mortgaged to them which has now been sold to John PRYOR. Witnesses: W. Malone & Robert Waller. - Will Book 6

1800 Census, Warren Co., NC
Halifax Twp., John PRYOR 2001-1002-9

1810 Census, Warren Co., NC
John PRYOR 220102001 (counted near John Rowell, James Turner, Leonard Harris, Lewis Bartholomew)

1811 Tax List Warren Co., NC
John PRYOR 824 acres, 1 white poll, 8 blacks.

1810 Marriage - Ezra PRYOR married Milly Pryor 5 Feb 1810 (See 1810 Census in Halifax Co., NC)

1870 Census, Warren Co., NC
Page 673a, Warrenton Twp., House 7 Reuben Owens (bl) 40 VA.... living in household Richard PRYOR (bl) 11 VA

Records from Wilkes County, NC

1850 Census Wilkes Co., NC
Page 340a, house 1324 Samuel PRYOR 50 wagoneer Guilford Co., Theresa 46 Guildford Co., Columbus 9 Surrey Co., Samuel 18 Guilford Co., John 17 Guilford Co., Emily 13 Guilford Co., Theresa 12 Guilford Co. (Samuel Pryor md. Theresa Nicks on May 8, 1822 in Guilford Co., NC)

1857 Marriage -
William L. Dula md Ladosia PRYOR 24 May 1858.

1862 Marriage -
D. P. Adkins md Emily PRYOR 2 March 1862

1860 Census, Wilkes Co., NC
Page 168, Wilkesboro PO, house 1505 Samuel PRYOR 56 farmer, Miarisa 52, Saml (Samuel) Lafayette 27 farm labor, Emily 21, Columbus 15, Melissa Grose 32 seamstress, James Grose 14, Lodusky? female 10, Washington 7 (places of birth are not noted, probably North Carolina?)
House 1506 Colbert Sherril 60 farmer. Susy 21 spinster, James 4, Sarah 2.

Yadkin Co., NC

1860 Census, Yadkin Co., NC
Yadkinville PO, page 317, house 88 James W. Crews 45 farmer NC, Ann E. 46 seamstress NC, William A. farm laborer NC, Ephraim W. 15 NC, John Marl 13 mu NC, Sally PRYOR 82 infirm NC.




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