Fifth Generation (Continued)

Family of James PRILLAMAN (189) & Martha E. CANNADAY

560. Peter Allen PRILLAMAN. Born on 10 Oct 1856 in Franklin County, Virginia.15 Peter Allen died on 3 Oct 1922; he was 65. Buried in P. A. Prillaman homestead, Henry County, Virginia. . . .

The Henry Bulletin, October 22nd, 1915
* Tuesday morning about four o'clock, the store of P. A. Prillaman and Sons, in the Dyer's Store neighborhood was completely destroyed by fire, together with its contents of general merchandise. The building was insured for $350.00 and the stock for $800.00.
THE HENRY BULLETIN, Fri., Oct. 6, 1922, p. 1, col. 3 [edited]. Mr. P. A. Prillaman died Tuesday at his home near Dyer' Store, aged 69 years. Funeral from the home with interment in the family burial grounds. He is survived by his wife, and the following children: Messrs. Nicholas Prillaman of Martinsville; Theo. Prillaman, L. P. Prillaman, and J. K. Prillaman and Mrs. Harvey Watkins.

The obituary of Peter A. Prillaman appeared in The Henry Bulletin, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 1923, and reads in part: "On September 26th, 1922, the Death Angle visited the home of Eliza Sue Prillaman and claimed for its own her kind and loving husband. He was raised in the upper edge of Franklin County where he spent the remainder of his years here near Dyer's Store. He was 67 years of age." Although the notice does not mention Peter A. Prillaman by name, he is identified through the names of his wife as well as the following surviving children listed in the obituary: Nick Prillaman & Mrs. Theo. Watkins of Martinsville, Mr. L. P. Prillaman of Barrows Mill, Mr. K. P. Prillaman of Roanoke, Mrs. John Moore of Dyer's Store & Messrs. Vance and George Prillaman and Misses Mary & Ruth Prillaman who reside at home. Peter A. Prillaman married Eliza Sue Draper.


On 15 Feb 1888 when Peter Allen was 31, he married Eliza Susan DRAPER, daughter of Elkanah Brammer DRAPER (20 May 1827-10 Nov 1902) & Mary Ann "Polly" EGGLETON (10 May 1832-27 Dec 1902), in Henry Co. VA.15 Born on 20 Sep 1865. Eliza Susan died on 16 Sep 1949; she was 83. . .

Lived in the house built by her grandfather Michael Eggleton her entire life.

They had the following children:
i.Theodora (1888-1970)
ii.Nicodemus "Nick" (1891-1975)
iii.Lafe Pence (1893-1979)
iv.Robert Allen (1895-1918)
v.Jim Kana (1897-1979)
vi.Vance (1899-1971)
vii.Kizzie Lucy (1901-1975)
viii.Mary Ann (1904-2001)
ix.George David (1905-)
x.Ruth Jane (1909-1971)

561. Sarah Ann "Sally Bet" PRILLAMAN. Born on 15 Mar 1858. Sarah Ann "Sally Bet" died on 6 Jun 1930; she was 72. Buried in Rose Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Idaho.

On 11 Nov 1877 when Sarah Ann "Sally Bet" was 19, she married Reed Peppers WASHINGTON (537) , son of David WASHINGTON (181) (abt 1820-) & Ann PENDLETON. Born on 7 Jan 1849. Reed Peppers died on 1 Nov 1918; he was 69.

In the 1870 census records for the Smith District of Patrick County, the estate of Reed P. Washington is valued at $70. He is listed as a 21 year old w/m farmer sharing a home with 28 year old Elizabeth, housewife and:
Virginia A. 1
Mary A.E. 6mos


They had the following children:
i.Martha Ellen (1878-1959)
ii.Henry Franklin (1880-1958)
iii.Nettie Malinda (1881-)
iv.Ira Dorabelle (1883-1959)
v.George Nelson (1885-1963)
vi.Ira Oscar (1890-)
vii.Walter
viii.Louise
ix.Leslie Frank (1893-1971)
x.Charlie (1895-)
xi.Sadie

562. Robert Everett PRILLAMAN. Born on 26 Nov 1859 in Franklin County, Virginia. Robert Everett died on 6 Jun 1941; he was 81. .

MARTINSVILLE DAILY BULLETIN, Thur., June 5, 1941, p. 6, col. 6 [edited]. Robert "Bob" E. Prillaman, 82, Martinsville citizen, passed away Thursday moring at his home at 118 Moss Street. The deceased was born and reared in Franklin County, and moved to Martinsville about 40 years ago. He was a paint contractor by trade. Mr. Prillaman was twice married, the first time to the late Susie Gregory and the second time to the former Lucy Jones, who survives him, with the following children: Percy and Everett Prillaman of Danville and Mrs. Essie Prillaman Hurd of Martinsville. Burial in Oakwood Cemetery. [Anne Vestal-Miller: Marriage Reg. of Henry Co., Vol. II, p. 34: 17 Dec. 1885, Robert Prilliman, Age 26, born Franklin Co., son of J. & M., md. E. S. Gregory, Age 15, b. Henry Co., dau. of G. W. & M. Ibid., p. 58: 21 Dec. 1890, R. Prilliman, Widower, Age 31, b. Frankilin Co., son of Jas. & Mar. Prilliman, md. Lucinda Jones, Age 15, b. Henry Co., dau. of J. S. & E. Jones. bwl]

On 21 Dec 1890 when Robert Everett was 31, he first married Lucy JONES, daughter of J. S. JONES & E., in Henry County, Virginia.15 Born on 29 Mar 1876. Lucy died on 28 Apr 1953; she was 77.

They had the following children:
i.Percy Willard (1894-1957)
ii.Robert Everett (1896-1957)
iii.Archer (1901-1935)
iv.Essie (1907-1979)
v.Lucille (1919-1919)

On 17 Dec 1885 when Robert Everett was 26, he second married E. Susie GREGORY, daughter of George Washington GREGORY & Lucy McNeely "Mac" DYER (1849-1917). E. Susie died bef Dec 1890.

563. David Crockett PRILLAMAN. Born on 15 Oct 1861 in Franklin County, Virginia. David Crockett died on 12 Mar 1912; he was 50.

On 3 Nov 1886 when David Crockett was 25, he married Georgia Anna JONES, daughter of John Seward JONES & Elizabeth LESTER, in Henry County, Virginia.15 Born abt 1870.15

They had the following children:
i.William Victo (1890-1957)
ii.Roy (1893-1967)
iii.Ruby Elizabeth (1897-1980)
iv.Georgie Mamie (1899-)
v.James Moss (1902-)
vi.Bessie Lester (1905-1977)
vii.Jessie Mae "Jinx" (1907-)

564. Malinda PRILLAMAN. Born in 1864 in Henry County, Virginia. .

Pictured in Eliza Draper Prillaman's photo album.

On 9 Nov 1882 when Malinda was 18, she married Marshall JONES, son of J. S. JONES & E., in Henry County, Virginia.15 Born abt 1861.

They had the following children:
i.Harry
ii.John Peter
iii.Ethel
iv.Bryant

565. George Washington PRILLAMAN. Born abt 1865.

George Washington married Catherine HOLLAND.

They had the following children:
i.Fannie Lee (1890-1953)
ii.Maude Elizabeth (1892-)
iii.Leonard (1895-1968)
iv.George (1898-)

566. William Cannaday PRILLAMAN. Born on 2 Oct 1867. William Cannaday died in 1899; he was 31. .

Never married
Pictured in Eliza Draper Prillaman's photo album.

567. Andrew J. PRILLAMAN. Born on 14 Feb 1871. Andrew J. died in 1912; he was 40.

never married



568. Elizabeth (Betty) PRILLAMAN. Born on 15 Sep 1873. Elizabeth (Betty) died on 5 Apr 1905; she was 31.

On 10 Apr 1895 when Elizabeth (Betty) was 21, she married Lewis Granville STULTZ, son of Peyton W. STULTZ Sr. (6 Nov 1830-23 May 1906) & Sarah Frances "Sallie" MINTER (23 Dec 1832-10 Nov 1875). Born on 2 Apr 1872. Lewis Granville died in Martinsville, VA on 1 Aug 1950; he was 78.

They had the following children:
i.Irving
ii.Hugh
iii.Frances Susan
iv.William

569. Mollie PRILLAMAN. Born on 3 Jan 1876. Mollie died on 1 May 1909; she was 33.

Mollie married Henry Jones SHUMATE, son of Josiah SHUMATE (1826-1902) & Judith THOMASSON. Born on 8 Sep 1859. Henry Jones died on 24 Nov 1928; he was 69.

They had the following children:
i.Harry Jones (1899-)
ii.William Josiah (Never Married) (1901-1968)
iii.James Marshall (1903-)
iv.Annie Mae (1905-)
v.Paul (1907-1974)

570. Charlie PRILLAMAN. Born in 1878.

never married


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