Speers Bible states Rebecca was the daughter of Henry Fry and Fanny Littler.
Rebecca FRYE and Rev. Henry SPEERS Jr. were married on 24 September 1777.10,34,71 Rev. Henry SPEERS Jr.2,71,72, son of HENRY SPEERS and REGINA FROMAN, was born on 5 July 1756.10,71 He died on 2 January 1840 at the age of 83 in Washington County, Pennsylvania.10
Listed in DAR Patriot Index. Spears, Henry b. 7/8/1750 d. 1/2/1840 m. Rebecca Frye. He was listed as - Pvt, PA
Henry Spears, Jr. was a Baptist minister.
Rev. Henry married in 1777 and was licensed to preach in 1793. He lived on the West side of the Monongahela River on land patented by his father called "Speers Intent". He built a mansion here in 1806 that is still in existence as a restaurant in Speers, PA.
This family once had the "Speers Bible". According to Hank Adams, he has three different references to the pages from this Bible found in Marshalltown, IA. Elizabeth Cooper Speers, wife of Apollos died in Marshalltown and it's believed she last had possession of the Bible. The copies of the originals do not copy and the information found about this family from the Bible was handcopied by Hank Adams.
Rebecca FRYE and Rev. Henry SPEERS Jr. had the following children:
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