Iva Samantha Fry

20 August 1883–14 October 1961 (Age 78)
Bedford, Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States

The Life of Iva Samantha

When Iva Samantha Fry was born on 20 August 1883, in Bedford, Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States, her father, Levi Fry, was 58 and her mother, Mary Smith, was 39. She married William Herman McFadden on 19 November 1905, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Marshall Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States for about 40 years. She died on 14 October 1961, in Bedford, Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Bedford, Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Herman McFadden
1881–1952
Iva Samantha Fry
1883–1961
Marriage: 19 November 1905
James Robert McFadden
1906–2001
Nancy Ellen Mcfadden
1914–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 November 1905
Lawrence, Indiana, United States
children

(2)

    James Robert McFadden

    Male1906–2001Male

    Nancy Ellen Mcfadden

    Female1914–2010Female

Parents and Siblings

    Levi Fry

    Male1825–1901Male

    Mary Smith

    Female1843–1928Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1904

Age 21

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly south and southwestern England): variant of Free , from the Old English byform frīg.2 English: nickname for a small person, from Middle English fry ‘small person’, ‘child’, ‘offspring’ (Old Norse frjó ‘seed’).3 Americanized spelling of German Frei , Frey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Eva S Mcfadden in household of William H Mcfadden, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ina Mcfadden in household of Herman Mcfadden, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Iva Mcfadden in household of Herman Mcfadden, "United States Census, 1940"

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