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430. Edwin Bruce FRY192,217,218 was born on 15 October 1876 in Butte County, California.169 He died on 26 September 1947 at the age of 70 in Butte County, California.

In the 1910 Census, Edwin Bruce Fry is listed as an employee of a Livery Stable. They had been married 3 years, with 2 children. Gertrude was also born in CA, place of birth of her parents listed as unknown.

In 1920, Edwin B. Fry was a foreman on a farm. Edwing and Gertrude still had just the two children.

1930 Census, Oroville City, Butte Co CA, Sheet 6B, Household 168.
Bruce E. Fry, age 53, b. CA, father b. MO, mother b. IN. He was an Insurance Agent. Gertrude A. age 50. He was 30 when they married, she was 27. Edwin A. age 22, Teller at the Bank. Margaret L. age 20, Cashier at Montgomery Ward.

1940 Census. Oroville, Butte, CA, 4-31A, Hh 70
1999 Meyers St., Renting for $25 mo - they were all in the same house in 1935
Edwin B. Fry, 63, finished 8th grade, b. CA, Life insurance agent
Gertrude, wife, 63, b. CA
Luella Brewis, Housekeeper, 62, widow, b. Iowa

His death is recorded in the CA Death Index online, giving his mother's maiden name as Robinson.
Buried Chico Cemetery. Date given is 29 Sep 1947; probably is date of interment.

Edwin Bruce FRY and Gertrude ALLEN were married on 9 February 1907 in Chico, Butte County, California.219 Gertrude ALLEN was born on 6 April 1875 in California.218,219 She died on 22 March 1945 at the age of 69 in Butte County, California.

Gertrude's age was given as 18 in the marriage record in 1907, but the CA Death Records gave her birth date as 6 Apr 1875 and age 69 at her death, making her older than Edwin when they married.

Gertrude and Edwin both buried Chico Cemetery. This date of death may be date of interment.

Edwin Bruce FRY and Gertrude ALLEN had the following children:



Edwin A. FRY was born in 1908 in Butte County, California.217,218



Margret L. FRY was born in 1910 in Butte County, California.217,218

Age given as 3 months in the 1910 Census.