Abner James Pryer

Abner James Pryer

Male 1842 - 1936  (93 years)
Farmer

   Has 25 ancestors and 142 descendants in this family tree.



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  • Name Abner James Pryer 
    Gender Male 
    Born 23 May 1842  Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Died 14 Mar 1936  Franklin, Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Cause: Cancer of right eye 
    Buried Rockland Cemetery - Rockland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Military Civil War - Co. L, 4th PA Cavalry  [5
    Occupation Farmer  [6
    Residence
    • PA
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Person ID I865  All Data
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2014 

    Father Perkins Lovell Pryer,   b. 21 Aug 1815, Nittany Valley, Centre Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1906, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Catherine Cox,   b. 5 Feb 1820, Near Canton, Stark Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1909, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1837  Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Jane Smith,   b. 30 Mar 1850, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1917, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1868  Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Jesse Leone Pryer,   b. 19 Aug 1869, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1958, Middleton, Dane Co., Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Url D. Pryer,   b. 3 Jan 1871, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1929, Near Bakersfield, Kern Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Nettie Mae Pryer,   b. 4 Nov 1873, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1957, Westfield, Chautauqua Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Hannah Alma Pryer,   b. 11 Mar 1875, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1936, Tiona, Warren Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. Rosa Pearl Pryer,   b. 18 Dec 1877, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1959, Oil City, Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Daniel Pryer,   b. May 1879, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1879, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     7. Marie Jane Pryer,   b. 1 Nov 1880, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1968, Franklin, Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     8. Lavenia Ellen (Ella)Pryer,   b. 5 Feb 1883, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1966, Meadville, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     9. John Lovell Pryer,   b. 21 Mar 1886, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1959, Miami, Dade Co., Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     10. Alta Patience Pryer,   b. 30 Dec 1888, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1974, Jacksonville, Duval Co., Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     11. Lily Irene Pryer,   b. 14 Nov 1890, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1965, Franklin, Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     12. Alberta Ildegon Pryer,   b. 25 Jun 1893, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1964, Franklin, Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     13. Evelyn Nina Pryer,   b. 19 Sep 1896, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1991, Columbia, Boone Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 May 1842 - Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jun 1868 - Rockland Twp., Venango Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cancer of right eye - 14 Mar 1936 - Franklin, Venango Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rockland Cemetery - Rockland, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
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    Abner James Pryer (1)
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    Abner James Pryer (2)
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    Abner James Pryer Family
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    Abner Pryer - Civil War Soldiers

    Documents
    abne1842.pdf
    abne1842.pdf
    abne1842

    Obituaries
    Abner James Pryer Obituary
    pryer, abner james.pdf
    import

    Recordings
    Evelyn Pryer Knight interview, , 1979. filename (1979-evelynknight) Recorded by Wayne Pryer
    Evelyn Pryer Knight interview, , 1979. filename (1979-evelynknight) Recorded by Wayne Pryer

  • Notes 
    • Abner lived in Franklin, PA in 1918 -- Pension File of Abner Pryer -- Obit of Obit of John B. Williams -- Info provided by Evelyn Knight of Columbia, MO -- Venango Co. Birth Register -- 1890 Veterans Census -- Lived at Bredinsburg, PA in 1923, 1928 -- Venango Co., PA Marriage Records -- Rockland Cem. Records Venango Co., PA -- Info provided by Lois Peaster, of Franklin -- Obit of Abner Pryer - Abner lived w/dau., Marie, in 1930; Lived on Rockland Homestead in 1906, 1909 -- The informant for the Death Certificate of Abner J. Pryer was her daughter, Lily Peeples -- Abner was living with his daughter's family, Mrs. J. B. Williams in 1929

  • Sources 
    1. [S1295] 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1930 Venango Co., PA Census --.

    2. [S51443] Death Certificate of Abner J. Pryer.

    3. [S1296] Obituary of Abner Pryer in Franklin, PA Newspaper --.

    4. [S23903] Obituary of Abner Pryer in Franklin, PA Newspaper.

    5. [S1298] 1890 Veterans Census, Venango Co., PA -- "Daniel Smith, Pioneer Settler".

    6. [S1299] 1860, 1910 Venango Co., PA Census --.

    7. [S21794] 1900 Venango Co., PA Census - Obit of Perkins Pryer "Oil City Derrick" 15 Oct.

    8. [S21797] Obituary of Abner Pryer in Franklin, PA Newspaper -- 1910 Venango Co., PA.