The History of 8 Families

My wife is a Fries descendant as follows:

1. Joseph Frances Fries, b 1808 in Alsace Lorraine, France, m Jan 13, 1835 Maria "Mary" Anna Oehler. He died May 1865 in Cincinnati, OH. Maria "Mary" Anna b Dec 27, 1816 Cincinnati, d Jan 4, 1891, Cincinnati.

2. Edward Joseph Fries b Mar 27, 1851, Cincinnati, m Feb 9, 1875 Maria "Mary" Anna Mauderer. He d Jun 23, 1937, Cincinnati. Maria "Mary" Anna b Sep 23, 1854, Cincinnati, d Jul 30, 1913, Cincinnati

3. Joseph Sebastian Fries, b Jan 20, 1880, Cincinnati, m June 14, 1905, Lena Willig. He d June 24, 1961, Cinti.

4. Lillian Marie Fries m George Willard Pendery in Cinti.

5. Lois Pendery m Horatio James Forbes Jr. (me)

I have family group sheets and many descendants in the Fries line.

Any help will be appreciated.

Jim Forbes, must do search for e mail address as it got lost

Last updated May 4, 1997

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