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66. William Kellar FRY77 was born in 1822 in Palmyra, Marion County, Missouri.34 He died in 1866 at the age of 44.7

Listed as one of the scholars taught by Frank Hayden in a log school house, 1829.
[Possibly born a year or two earlier than shown. He was between age 10 and 5 in 1830. Permission was given for his marriage.
Married by Rev. John McCrae

1850 Census. Liberty, Marion Co MO; Hh 416
William Fry, age 28, b. MO.
America, age 29, b. KY
Born in Missouri: Charles, age 2. Benjamin F. 4/12.

1860 Census. Liberty, Marion Co MO; Hh 17
Wm K. Fry, age 36, b. MO
America, age 37, b. KY
Children b. in Missouri: Charles, 13. Franklin, 11. Randolph, 8. Walter, 5. Kellar, age 2.

William Kellar FRY and America Ellen KIRBY were married on 28 February 1843 in Marion County, Missouri.72,78 America Ellen KIRBY, daughter of Richard KIRBY, was born in 1821 in Kentucky.34 She died in 1902 at the age of 81.78,79

America Fry sold some of the farm in 1868 and continued to live there until the 1870's after which she disappears from the records.

1870 Census. Liberty, Marion Co, MO, Hh 76
America Fry, age 58.
Charles 21, Benjamin F. 20, Walker 15, Kellor, 12.
George Kirby, age 20.

1880 Census. Westport, Jackson Co, MO, Hh 25
Mabillon McGee, age 52, Farmer, has rheumatism, b. KY
Mary E., 53, wife, b. KY
Ellnor, 86, mother, b. VA
Geo. W. Ward, 80, Father-in-law, b. KY
Sidney N., 69, Mother-in-law, b. KY
America Fry, age 63, aunt, b. KY, parents b. VA
William Ward, 13, Nephew, b. MO
Josephine Brown, 16, b. MO
John Morris, 30, b. MO

1900 Census. Kansas City Ward 4, Jackson Co, MO, Hh 63
Anna Newham, b. Jan 1846, age 54, married 20 years, 4 children - all living, b. MO, parents b. KY
Victor, son, b. Dec 1871, age 28, married 6 years, b. MO, father b. VA, Grocery Clerk
Gussie, dau-in-law, b. Aug 1874, age 25, 2 children, b. Ohio
Bert, son, b. Feb 1878, age 22, at school
Turner, son, b. Jun 1880, age 19, Bookkeeper
Victor Jr, grandson, b. Mar 1894, age 6
Joseph, grandson, b. Jan 1896, age 4
America Fry, Aunt, b. Oct 1816, age 83, b. KY, parents b. KY

William Kellar FRY and America Ellen KIRBY had the following children:



Charles Wesley FRY was born on 27 July 1847.34,78 He died on 3 May 1930 at the age of 82.78



Benjamin Franklin "Frank" FRY was born on 27 February 1849.34,78 He died in August 1938 at the age of 89.78

Age given as 4/12 in 1850 Census. May have been born in Feb of 1850 rather than 1849.



Randolph David "Rand" FRY was born on 15 April 1853.78 He died on 24 March 1930 at the age of 76.78



Walter Scott "Watt" FRYE was born in May 1855.78 He died on 23 September 1924 at the age of 69.78



William Kellar "Tobe" FRY was born on 16 May 1858.78 He died on 9 October 1935 at the age of 77.78



[Daughter] FRY78 was born (date unknown).

Died very young or at birth. Family tradition - no records found.