Elizabeth Brown Pryor


Age: 64

Summary: retired diplomat and biographer who drew on long-unseen documents to illuminate the lives of Clara Barton and Robert E. Lee, who had worked in the U.S. State Department for more than 20 years and was the author of Clara Barton: Professional Angel (1987) and Reading the Man: A Portrait of Robert E. Lee Through His Private Letters (2007).

Cause of Death: Car accident

Born: March 15, 1951

Died: April 13, 2015

Richmond, Virginia