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Pryor Surname History
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Pryor Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Pryor can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Pryor may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Pryor Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Pryor come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Pryor originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Pryor Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Pryor family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Pryor transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Pryor were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Pryor.
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Pryor Family Tree
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- Annie Marie Pryor
- Nathaniel Pryor ("Than") Showalter 1848 - ?
- K. Pryor
- Mary Pryor 1729 - 1763
- John Pryor
- William PRYOR Pryor 1752 - 1825
- Elizabeth Wright Pryor 1767 - 1804
- Martha Pryor Duncan 1793 - 1836
- Sarah Pryor Jobe 1770 - 1820
- Richard R. Pryor 1724 - 1797