Roger Atkinson Pryor

Roger Atkinson Pryor

Born Jul 19, 1828

Roger Atkinson Pryor was a newspaper editor and politician in Virginia who became known for his fiery oratory in favor of secession; he was elected both to national and Confederate office, and served as a general for the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. In 1865 he moved to New York City to remake his life, and in 1868 brought up his family.… Read More

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1828 Birth Born on July 19, 1828.


1919 91 Years Old He served until his death on March 14, 1919 in New York City. … Read More
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