Nancy (Jay) Frye

Nancy J. (Jay) Frye (abt. 1847 - 1931)

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Nancy J. Frye formerly Jay
Born about in Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Daughter of and
[spouse(s) unknown]
Mother of
Died in Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
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Categories: Free Persons of Color in Pennsylvania | 1860 US Census, Chester County, Pennsylvania | Oxford, Pennsylvania | Hosanna Meeting House Cemetery, Oxford, Pennsylvania.


Nancy was born about 1847 in Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Lydia and Joshua Jay, and the sister of Civil War veterans George, Wesley and William Jay of the all-black 54th Massachusetts regiment.

Research Notes

More on Hosanna Church where she is buried: [ Hosanna Church: The Last building in Hinsonville]


  • 1860 United States Federal Census Year: 1860; Census Place: Upper Oxford, Chester, Pennsylvania; Roll: M653_1093; Page: 414; Family History Library Film: 805093
  • Find a Grave: Nancy Frye née Jay

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1860 US Census: Upper Oxford, PA
1860 US Census: Upper Oxford, PA

Nancy Frye née Jay death certificate
Nancy Frye née Jay death certificate


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