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Sgt Abner Sylvanus Fry
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1830
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 1905
Arlington
Snohomish County
Washington, USA

ABNER FRY OBITUARY 12-31-1906 Post #89 Haller City (Arlington)
Abner Fry, a well-known veteran of the Civil War, died suddenly at his home, this place, Dec. 31st. He was alone at the time and was found sitting in a chair, having, it is supposed, died of heart failure. The funeral occurred Jan. 2nd from the Free Methodist church. Rev. Esher conducting the services. A very large and sympathetic concourse of relatives and friends were present. The remains were bourne to their last resting place in Harwood cemetery by the following comrades of the Civil War: S.H. Hansley, W.H. Thacker, Frank Rawley, Wm. Kunze, Thos Sedgewick and Wm. Berry. Abner Fry was born at Greenville, Penn., Jan. 1, 1830; died Arlington, Wash., Dec. 31, 1905 thus lacking one day of being 76 years old. He left his native home when 21 years of age and settled in ILL but later moved to Ark., where he resided until 8 years ago, when he came to Arlington. He enlisted in the Union Army in August 1862, joining Co. E 25th Wi. Vol. He served as a color sergeant and bore the Stars and Stripes through many a stubbornly contested battle while with Sherman's Army in the march to the sea. Nine children out of a family of 13 survive him. They are L.C. Fry, Oso; Samantha Houldsworth of IA; Lueli Mose of this place; Wm. Amel and John Fry and Eliza Pugh of Ind.,George Fry of Darrington and Herman Fry of Deming. He was devoted to the memory of his first wife, who died in 1890.
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American Civil War Soldier
Name: Abner Fry
Residence: Ellenboro, Wisconsin
Enlistment Date: 09 August 1862
Side Served: Union
State Served: Wisconsin
Unit Numbers: 3077 3077
Service Record: Promoted to Full Color Sergeant.
Enlisted as a Corporal on 09 August 1862.
Enlisted in Company E, 25th Infantry Regiment Wisconsin on 09 August 1862.
Mustered out Company E, 25th Infantry Regiment Wisconsin on 07 June 1865 in Crystal Springs, MD. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Michael Fry (1802 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Jane Gamble Fry (1835 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Leroy Fry (1855 - 1934)*
  Louella Fry Mose (1858 - 1921)*
  William J Frye (1860 - 1943)*
  Abner S. Fry (1862 - 1876)*
  John Sherman Fry (1866 - 1949)*
  Eliza Jane Fry Pugh (1867 - 1919)*
  Emuel Fry (1872 - 1951)*
  Infant son Fry (1876 - 1876)*
  Herman Fry (1878 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Abner Sylvanus Fry (1830 - 1905)
  Leonard Fry (1831 - 1913)*
  Thomas Jefferson Fry (1836 - 1899)*
  Carlisle L. Frye (1837 - 1885)*
  Sarah Jane Fry Marsden (1841 - 1901)*
  John Lewis Fry (1845 - 1892)*
  Jerusha Olive Fry Hackett (1846 - 1928)*
  Amelia Fry Hake (1853 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington Municipal Cemetery
Arlington
Snohomish County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: C&P * LaPlante Files
Record added: Mar 31, 2006
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Sgt Abner Sylvanus Fry
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Sgt Abner Sylvanus Fry
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Sgt Abner Sylvanus Fry
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- Daisy
 Added: Aug. 17, 2014

- Becky Kellum
 Added: Apr. 30, 2014
God Bless you and yours, Thank you for your service to this great country.Your Great-great-grandson.
- Arthur Riggens
 Added: Oct. 18, 2010
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