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We Find in the clerk's office at Woodstockthat Jacob Fry married Catherine Lindamood on February 16, 1796. Catherine must have been his second wife. Mr. Fry was an extensive land owner and a prosperous farmer. He was a captain in the war of 1812. He was one of the trustees of Zion's Lutheran Church and a trustee of a church school at Zion's Church. Buried in the Foltz graveyard. Mr. Fry was born March 18, 1782 and died May 30, 1872.

NOTE: Christena Lindamood the widow of Andrew Lindamood (I) wrote her Will May 7, 1831 and the same was probated May 13, 1831. In her Will she mentions two of her grandchildren. To her granddaughter, Magdalena Fry she gave a large wash kettle and to her grandson, Samuel McWay her prayer book. It would be interesting to know what happened with the iron kettle and the prayer book.

John Fry (2) son of Jacob Fry; mar. Mary Lindamood daughter of Andrew and Christena Lindamood on May 12, 1799. Mr. Fry was an extensive land owner and lived near Buck Hill. At his death he owned between 500 and 600 acres of farming land and a large tract of woodland on Buck Hill. A He was one of the trustees of Woodlawn Academy which was incorporated January 5, 1841. Woodlawn Academy was used both for school purposes and church purposes as well. The academy was located on the west side of the Middle Road about mid—way between Rinkerton and Bowman's Crossing. The first building was destroyed by fire and immediately the second one was built. It is said that Mr. Fry was a prosperous farmer and a fine business man and a churchman. They are buried in the Foltz cemetery. Their daughter, Magdalene, married John A. Good. JOHN A. GOOD FAMILIES Magdalene Fry (3) daughter of John Fry and Mary Lindamood Fry b. Nov. 10, 1809; d. April 11, 1882; mar. John A. Good b. Feb. 20, 1809; d. Jan. 12, 1884. He was a son of Abraham Good and Sarah Mohler Good. They were married August 6, 1834. She was born in the Fry homestead about four miles west of Mt. Jackson. He was born near Hudson's Cross Roads about six miles southwest of Mt. Jackson. They lived about one mile northwest of Pleasant View Church.Mr. Good was a farmer and a wagon builder. Members of the Church of the Brethren. Buried in Pleasant View Cemetery.

Additional information on this family is available in the Lindamood book.


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