Mary F. Barley Collection, 908 THL

Scope and Content: This genealogy is one part of the Mary F. Barley Collection, dated 1967. It is a compilation of genealogical information gathered by Mrs. Barley about her mother’s family (Spears) tree. It is a comprehensive listing of places, names, dates, etc., including allied names of Cooper, Tucker, Pickett, Holman, Welch, Keller, Kerr, and Frye. (1 box) Last updated 11/03.

Biographical/Historical: Mary Frye Barley was born on June 18, 1888 in Boyle County, KY. She was the daughter of Arch and Frances Moore Spears Frye. She married Carl Clinton Barley on July 18, 1906. They had two daughters, Mary and Frances. Barley lived a greater part of her life in California, where she was active in various historical organizations, serving in some as an officer.

Cite As: Mary F. Barley Collection, 908 THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

Organization:

Box 1

Frey/Frye/Fry family records, compiled by Mrs. Carl C. Barley and Mrs. D. W. Ritenour, 1 volume, typescript

Index to Frey/Frye/Fry records, 1 volume, typescript

Spears and related families, compiled by Mary F. Barley, 1967, 1 volume, typescript