Nathan Fry

Male 1767 - Aft 1840  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Nathan Fry 
    Born c1767 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1840 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    James Fry,   b. 1718, Prince Georges County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1790  (Age 71 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Notes 
    • 1785, Nov 24 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 72
      Ordered that the following hands work on the road from the Wolf Pit to Seals Road under Jos. Fry as overseer: Peter Salter, Benjn. Fry, Daniel Jones, Nathan Fry, John Tailor, Jacob Harwick, Alexr. McLoud, Neel McLoud, John Caddle, Jams. Caddle Junr., Benjn. Caddle, Daniel Caddle, Solomon Cox, Samuel Jackson, George Jackson, Christian Jackson hands, John Jackson hands, Anguish Campbell, Thomas Harmon Senr. and Thos. Harmon.

      1787, Oct 13 -- Land Grant #268, Moore County, NC
      Richardson Feagan received 50 acres located on Killetts Creek adjoining his own line. Nathan Fry and Joseph Fry were chain carriers.

      1787, Oct 13 -- Land Grant #274, Moore County, NC
      Richardson Feagan received 50 acres located on Killetts Creek adjoining his own line and Joseph Fry. Nathan Fry and Joseph Fry were chain carriers.

      1789, Feb 16 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 218
      Ordered that the following hands work on the road from the Widow Muse's bridge to Dunham's Creek: Joseph Fry, Nathan Fry, John Caddle, Alex. McLeod and Neil McLeod.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 152
      Nathan Fry
      (16+) 1M
      2F

      1792, Sep 27 -- Land Grant #451, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Fry received 100 acres located on Journey Branch of Killetts Creek adjoining William Mears, James Muse and James Caddell. Julius Glascock and Joseph Fry were chain carriers.

      1792, Sep 27 -- Land Grant #456, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Fry received 100 acres located on Killetts Creek adjoining his own line. Nathan Fry and John Milton Glascock were chain carriers.

      1794, Apr 2 -- Land Grant #956, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Fry received 50 acres located on Killetts Creek adjoining his own line. Hugh Black and Hugh Black were chain carriers.

      1794, Oct 30 -- Land Grant #957, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Fry received 60 acres located on Killetts Creek including his own improvement and adjoining Joseph Fry. Joseph Fry and Nathan Fry were chain carriers.

      1795, May 20 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 520
      Ordered that Joseph Fry be appointed overseer of the road above Munroe's which leads by the courthouse to the Wolf Pit and have the following hands: Shadrack Rogers, James Smith, George Fry, Nathan Fry, Daniel Caddell, Daniel McSween, John Bethune, James Fry, Alexr. McLeod and George Jackson's hands.

      1797, Jun 3 -- Land Grant #1385, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Fry received 200 acres located on drains of Killets Creek adjoining Jno. Insor, own line, Nathan Fry, Allison and Widow McDonald. Jas. Fry and Nathan Fry were chain carriers.

      1797, Nov 20 -- Land Grant #1386, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Fry received 10 acres on drains of Killets Creek adjoining his own line, William Feagan and Benjamin Fry. Jas. Fry and Nathan Fry were chain carriers.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 59
      Nathan Fry
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 2M 2F

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 602
      Nathan Fry
      (26-45) 1M
      (16-26) 1F
      (10-16) 3M
      (0-10) 3M 2F

      1814, Jan 3 -- Land Grant #2518, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Fry received 150 acres located on Killets Creek and Dunnams Creek adjoining his own line, Fagin and the Speculators. Joseph Fry and Nathan Fry were chain carriers.

      1814, Nov 15 -- Land Grant #2231, Moore County, NC
      Dugald McMillan received 50 acres located on Killets Creek and the Quarry Branch adjoining Joseph Fry and Nathan Fry. Nathan Fry and James Cadwell were chain carriers.

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Fry listed 389 acres valued at $194.50

      1817, Oct 28 -- Land Grant #2310, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Fry received 200 acres located on the head of Dry Fork of Wads Creek adjoining his own line, Joseph Fry Senr. and William Fry. Neill Blacke and Dugald McMillan were chain carriers.

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Fry listed 380 acres valued at $220

      1820, Nov 7 -- Land Grant #2522, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Fry received 15 acres located on Killets Creek adjoining his own line, Daniel Caddle and Neil Black. James Fry and Joseph Fry were chain carriers.

      1824, Feb 20 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 30
      Deed from Nathan Fry Senr. to James Fry was acknowledged

      1825, Nov 23 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 101
      Deed from Joseph Fry Jur. to Nathan Fry Senr. proven by James Fry

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 468
      Nathan Fry
      (60-70) 1M 1F
      (20-30) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 1M

      1834, Nov 24 -- Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty, File S8067 Jesse Bean
      Jesse Bean (resident of Moore County, NC) applied for a pension and stated that he was born in 1757/1758 near Hico when his father was removing from the city of Washington to Montgomery County, NC. Noah Richardson, Cornelius H. Dowd, Nathan Fry (Moore County residents) and Joshua Hurley (Montgomery County resident) submitted affidavits of support.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 183
      Nathan Fry
      (70-80) 1M 1F
      (30-40) 1M
      (20-30) 1F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 1M
    Person ID I42849  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2022 

    DNA Tests  3 DNA tests are associated with Nathan Fry 

    Father Joseph Fry,   b. 27 Jan 1746, Prince Georges County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1820, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F14050  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy McSween,   b. 1769,   d. Aft 1850  (Age 82 years)  [1
    Children 
       1. Female Fry,   b. Bef 1790
    +  2. Male Thomas Fry,   b. 1794,   d. Bef 1870  (Age < 75 years)
    +  3. Male Nathan "Saddler Nat" Fry, Jr.,   b. 1802,   d. Feb 25 1864, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    +  4. Male John Howard "Hatter John" Fry,   b. 1808,   d. Aft 1880  (Age 73 years)
    Winnifred "Winnie" Muse  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F14055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S190] Ann Bruce [judithannbruce@gmail.com] and Ancestry.com user [MaWPines].