Submitted by Linda Brown
James Madison Pryor was the son of Margaret Curry and William Pryor. He was born 23 September 1846 and died 11 May 1931 and is buried in the Gallatin Cemetery. Margaret Curry, was the daughter of John Curry and Margaret Cowan/Elliott. Margaret Cowan/Elliott was the daughter of Margaret Cowan and Hugh Elliott. When she married John Curry it was as a "Cowan". The "first Hugh Elliott was rather old when he fathered children with Margaret Cowan.. Hugh Elliott was a Revolutionary War Veteran. The above photo was taken about 1900.
James Madison Pryor was born 23 September 1846 and died 11 May 1931. He
is buried in the Gallatin Cemetery. He married Mary Ann Lee on May
7, 1907. They had one child, Willie Mai Pryor. (See photo of
Willie Mai Pryor). This photo was taken
about 1875. James served with the Union Army during the Civil War and
drew a pension until he died.