Berkshire England

1786 Notice – All persons who are anyways indebted to the estate of William Pryor, late of Balking, in the Parish of Uffington, in the county of Berkshire, yoman, who lately died intestate are desired to pay their respective debts either to his sister and administratrix, Mrs Mary Pryor, of Balking aforesaid, or to Mr. William Ward, Attorney-at-Law, at Farringdon. And all persons who have any claim or demand upon the said estate of the said William Pryor, or desired to deliver an account there of to the said Mrs Mary Pryor, or to the said Mr Ward.( Jackson’s Oxford Journal June 24th 1786)

1787 Resident – “The house which Keate occupied is that now occupied by Mr. A. C. Ainger, at the corner of Keate’s Lane and the Eton Wick Road. The red brick Georgian house at the south-east corner of Keate’s Lane, opposite the ante-Chapel, was built by Mr. Prior, with whom Mary Wollstonecraft stayed in 1787, and found Eton society “an insupportable fatigue.” (Annals of the King’s College of Our Lady of Eton Beside Windsor By Wasey Sterr, published 1898. Mary Wollstoncraft was the mother-in-law of British romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. Another book states that a daughter of Jeanne Aufrere and Rev. D. Regis, Canon of Windsor, married Rev. Mr. Pryor, an under-master at Eton.)

1793 Birth – Henry PRIOR born in Steventon, Berks. (Henry Prior is on the 1841 and 1851 census in Oxon.)

1841 UK Census, Berkshire
Harwell, Dist. 8, page 10 in “The Village” Thomas PRYOR 25 grocer born in Berks., Ann 25 born in Berks, Edward 5 born in Berks, John Sawer 20 F. S. born in Berks.
Sutton Courtney, Dist 1, Henry PRYOR 47 ag lab, Hellen 46, Ann 14, Phebe 10. All persons born in Berks.
Sutton Courtney, Dist 1 Roselyn PRYOR 40, Eliza 20, Sarah 15, John 15 ag lab, Stephen 5, Joseph 15 ag lab, Henry PRYOR 78 ag lab. All Persons born in Berks.

1851 UK Census, Berkshire
East Hagbourne Thomas PRYOR 79 ag lab b. East Hagbourne, Berkshire. Elizabeth wife 74 b. Garford, Berkshire
Grove Thomas Pryor 76. Sarah Pryor 70. Stephen Pryor 41

1861 Census of the United Kingdom, Newbury, Berkshire, England
79 Northbrook Street

Jane Burrough head wid. 64 School Mistress Tooting,
Mary Burrough dau. unm. 31 Governess High Wycombe, Bucks.
John Burrough son unm. 27 Printer
Wycombe, Bucks.
Margaret Burrough dau. unm. 24 Governess High Wycombe, Bucks.
Elizabeth Burrough dau. unm. 22 Governess Little
Missenden, Bucks.
Rebecca Day boarder unm. 17 Scholar Marlborough, Wilts.
Elizabeth Hannah Munday boarder unm. 13 Scholar Boxford, Berks.
Alice Osmond boarder unm. 10 Scholar High
Wycombe, Bucks.
Frances Ann PRYOR boarder unm. 10 Scholar United States
Henrietta PRYOR boarder unm. 6 Scholar United

(Henrietta Pryor and Frances Pryor were daughters of race horse trainer John Benjamin Pryor)