Old Frymans

khedges Member Photo

Clipped by khedges

Old Frymans - Cynthiana pemocrat.1 On the bank of North...
Cynthiana pemocrat.1 On the bank of North Licking river, four m0.ee northeast of SylvandeU. near the mouth of Cedar creek. Uvea a family of old people, four in number, Jhat never saw very much! of this world. Half of the number never saw Cyathiaaa sad never saw a railroad train. It la . only about - thirteen miles from Cynthiana. Their name and ages ar: Henry Fryman, Sr.. aged S3 years; Mrs. Sanaa Fry. man, hi wife, aged K years; Mr. Klkaaey Fryman, their soa-ta-iaw. aged t years, aad Mrs. Armtlda Fryman, his wlf. aged CI yean. Henry Fryman wa bora la Nicholas county, near Bethlehem church, aad Mved there with his father and mother till he was about twenty years of age, and then he moved Into this county and married Mia Susan Wsgoaer. Then settled dowa en the farm be bow lives on. He went dowa North Licking river several times oa rafts aa far as Falmouth and walked back. Once or twice b rod back oa the train to Cynthiana. His wlf was born ta Har-rlsoa county, and always Bred here except about two or three years, when she ttved in Bourbon county, near Millers-burg. She Is quite sprightly for a womaa of har age. ! So says she never saw a railroad train aad caa not anatin bow It caa ran without horses to haul K. She i never was la Cyathiaaa, Mr. : Elkaney Fryman waa bora la this counts- and always hved In Harrison. Six or seven years ago he lost his sight by some cause or another, but his general health Is good. His wife. Mrs. A null da Fryman, never waa In Cynthiana and never saw a tram, and never was in a town larger Bylvanden. When she wa told the could sit dowa to Cynthiana and to any one In Lexington or Cincinnati, a distance of sixty or seventy-five saOe, she wondered "How In God's Kingdom could tt be

Clipped from
  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 02 May 1900, Wed,
  3. Page 4

khedges Member Photo
  • Old Frymans

    khedges – 03 Mar 2013

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in