Donald W. Kearney Collection, 285 WFCHS

SCOPE AND CONTENT: The collection includes information regarding the Frye families of Frederick and Shenandoah counties in Virginia. The collection specifically contains indexes and deeds as wells as researched and written information of the lives and backstories of the Frye Families.

(1 box) Last updated 11/15 

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: The research and writing of Donald W. Kearney comprise this collection of the Frye families. The research was written 1974-1988. The individual pieces range from “Germantown Origins: A Clarification of European Chronology” and “Northern Neck Land Grant Procedure” to “The Fry(e)s of Cedar Creek: Frye Fort.” 

CITE AS: Donald W. Kearney Collection, 285 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA 

 

ORGANIZATION:

BOX 1 

Fry, John of Winchester and Jacob Fry of Woodstock, VA; 14 leaves, typescript 

Frye Families of Shenandoah County; 59 leaves, printed 

Frye Family (of Frederick County) Deeds/Indentures; 22 leaves, printed 

Frye Family (of Frederick County) Index; 8 leaves, printed 

Kearney, Donald: Frye Family (of Frederick County)  Information; 123 leaves, typescript