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49. Isaac FRYE was born on 14 July 1765 in Frederick County, Virginia.33 He died on 7 March 1840 at the age of 74.33

Isaac and Catherine were first cousins.

Frederick Co VA. On 3 Apr 1797, Benjamin & Catherine Fry sold to Isaac Frye three tracts totalling 233 acres for 300#'s. The first tract, 56 acres was part of 300 acres conveyed by John Branson to Paul Froman and by him to Abraham Ferree and by Ferree to the said Benjamin Frye. The second tract was 159 acres, part of 353 acres granted to Paul Froman, sold to Abraham Ferree and then to Benjamin Frye. The third tract was 18 acres adjoining the others, part of 444 acres granted 3 Jan 1775 to Benjamin Frye. All parties were of Frederick Co. Benjamin signed with his mark; Catherine apparently signed her own name. Wit: Joseph Longacre, Nathaniel Cartmell, and Joseph Fawcett. Frederick Co DB 25, p.59-61.
Isaac Frye and Catherine his wife, sold the same three tracts to Benjamin Fry, tanner, in October of 1800. [Isaac's brother Benjamin Fry] Wit: Joseph Longacre, P. Williams, Joseph Frye, John Arch Deacon, Jas. Singleton. Catherine could not travel to court but her consent was obtained 16 Oct 1800. Williams & Singleton proved the deed 5 Apr 1802. On 5 Jun 1826, Longacre long being dead, his signature was proved by oath of Philip P. Boucher and the deed was finally recorded. Frederick Co DB 51, p.378-381.

Isaac FRYE and Catherine FRY were married on 19 April 1791 in Frederick County, Virginia.10,33 Catherine FRY, daughter of Jacob FRYE and Mary [FRYE], was born in 1774.39 She died in 1857 at the age of 83.39

Isaac FRYE and Catherine FRY had the following children:

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Jacob FRYE was born on 17 January 1792.10

Jacob married Mary Hite, daughter of Joseph Hite, in Shelby Co KY 2 Apr 1821. He left a will in Shelby Co, dated 20 Mar 1837, proved Nov term 1837 [Bk 12, p.211, Shelby Co Wills]
Wife Katharine. [obviously a 2nd wife] Children: Andrew Jackson, David, Elizabeth, John, Isaac, Jacob, Rebecca Smock, Hannah Harris, Katharine Brooks, Mary Ashley, Rachel Claygate, Rhoda Hares [Harris?] and Nancy Stevens. Andrew Jackson Fry executor.
HEINRICH FREY FAMILY NEWSLETTER, Vol 6, Issue 3; Summer 2001, p.4

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ii.

Eleanor Amelia FRYE.

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iii.

Lucinda FRYE was born in 1795.10 She died in 1875 at the age of 80.10

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iv.

Solomon FRYE was born on 24 November 1797.10 He died on 22 November 1878 at the age of 80.10

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v.

Isaac James FRY.

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vi.

Elijah FRYE was born in 1802.10 He died in 1859 at the age of 57.10

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vii.

Thomas FRYE10 was born (date unknown).

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viii.

Jefferson FRYE10 was born (date unknown).

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ix.

Benjamin FRYE10 was born (date unknown).

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x.

Eliza FRYE10 was born (date unknown).