What is Cryer?

Legal Definition
Practice. An officer in a court whose duty it is to make various proclamations ordered by the court.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
An auctioneer. Carr v. Gooch, 1 Wash. (Va.) 337, (262.) One who calls out aloud; one who publishes or proclaims. See Crier.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
Same as Crier.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary