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Subject: [FRY-L] RE: Edward Fry - My Connection (IA)
Date: Mon, 5 Jul 1999 11:05:44 EDT
I am descended from Jacob and Susannah Beckinbaugh Fry of Frytown, Johnson
Co, IA. I am descended through their son, John H., and his son, Clifford
Fry, and his daughter, Phyllis Fry (my grandmother). I am tons of
information about these Johnson Co. Frys on my website at
The first link gets you to my Fry page. There's ancestry, maps, pictures,
I am also trying to research descendants of these lines. I am currently
looking for descendants of the following Jacob Fry family members:
Eve Fry & Ephraim Patterson m. 1826 Licking Co., OH (have found a cousin in
this line: Cathy Morgan - ). Other surnames found
in descendancy from this line: LAMBERT, WAGNER, SHAVER, SHAFF, MIDDLETON.
Greene Co., PA> Licking Co., OH>Johnson Co., IA>Washington Co., IA>CA
Elisabeth Fry & Jacob Groves Oldaker m. abt 1830 Johnson Co., IA (have found
a cousin in this line: Ruby Shelby - ). Other surnames found
in this descendancy: SHELBY, PORTER, MORRIS, BOYCE, IRVIN, DICK, RICKS.
Greene Co., PA> Licking Co., OH>Knox Co., OH>Johnson Co., IA; CO; NE.
George W. Fry & Katherine "Katie" Kepler m. 1833 Johnson Co., IA. Other
surnames found in this descendancy: MILLER, WADE, SMITH, BURKETT, BARGER,
DUNHAM, ROTTESBURGER, SINGLEMAN, BAILEY. Greene Co., PA> Licking Co., OH>
Johnson Co., IA; MI; NE.
Titus R. Fry & Jane Preston m. abt 1830 Johnson Co., IA (have found a cousin
in this line: Gail Harvey Budda - ). Other surnames
found in this descendancy: WYMAN, MOORE, PATTERSON, GROSSCUP, DAVIS, WILSON,
STONER, BEESON, ROWLAND, ANDREWS, NAGEL, LYNN, OLINGER. Berkeley Co.,
William H. Fry & 1) Betsey Harris m. 1842 Johnson Co., IA and 2) Harriet Cole
m. 1847 Johnson Co., IA. Other surnames found in this descendancy: McCRAY
Enos Fry & Caroline White m. 1836 (not much known except for three children:
Harriet, Charles, & Ellen b. between 1845 and 1851). OH>IA
Mary E. "Polly" Fry (1817-1901) Did she have a husband? OH>IA
Abraham (b. 1818 Licking Co., OH) Fry and Mary ?. OH>IA
Susannah Fry & Smiley Hughes Bonham m. abt 1839 Johnson Co., IA. (Have found
a cousin in this line: Joane Barton - ) OH>IA
John H. Fry & 1) Margaret M. Harris m. 1841 Johnson Co., IA and 2) Agnes M.
Seitz m. 1878 Johnson Co., IA. [This is the line from which I descend.] Other
surnames found in this descendancy: PALMER, TAYLOR, STONER, YODER, HESS,
WAGNER, SHAVER, BILLINGS, CRAW, BIGELOW, HARTSOCK. OH> Johnson Co., IA;
Kalona, IA; Iowa City, IA; La Mesa, CA.
James Fry b. 1822 Licking Co., OH
Marshall Fry & Eliza Humphrey m. 1846 Johnson Co., IA. He died near Vicksburg
Angeline Fry & Oratio Shaff m. 1843 Johnson Co., IA. (Recently found a cousin
in this line - waiting for descendancy). OH>IA
Jacob Fry & Letta Harris m. 1846 Johnson Co., IA. OH>IA
If you think you are descended from any of these lines, please let me know.
For specifics on any of these lines, visit the URL above.
These are the Iowan Frys I referred to in my previous post.
22 Matthews Rd.
Newark, DE 19713-2558
(888) 291-5208 PIN 7173
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