Benjamin Marion Fry

MaleMay 1835–

Brief Life History of Benjamin Marion

When Benjamin Marion Fry was born in May 1835, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States, his father, Isaac Fry, was 46 and his mother, Gertrude Marie Bantham or Benthem, was 44. He had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Sarah Dean. He lived in North Township, Dade, Missouri, United States in 1900.

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Benjamin Marion Fry
Sarah Dean
Mary Ann Fry
Olive Fry
Francis Marion Fry
Emma Fry
Jessie Winona Fry
William C Fry

Sources (7)

  • Benj M Fry, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Benjamin Fry in entry for Henry S. Hogle and Olive Fry, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Benjamin M Fry, "United States Census, 1900"

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Children (6)

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 1

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 31

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English (mainly southern and southwestern): from Middle English frie ‘free’ (Old English frīo, frīg), with reference either to rank or tenurial status (‘free-born’) or to character (‘generous, open-handed’). It is synonymous with Free .

Americanized form of German Frei or Frey , or of the Dutch cognate Vrij.

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

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