From the Democrat-Message dated April 19, 1872
Mrs. Clarissa Fry died at the residence of her son, Mr. John M. Fry, near this village, on Monday, April 9th.
Mrs. Fry was born in Maryland, on the 13th day of April , 1800. She removed to Harrison county, Ky., in her 13th year where she was married. She removed from Kentucky to Brown coutny in the Spring of 1851, where she has constantly resided until the day of her death. She leaves 4 children, all of whom are now living in this county.
Mrs. Fry was a lady beloved by all. A sincere Christian, a true friend, kind and motherly to all, she has passed from our midst in the fullness of years and in the scar and yellow leaf of a beautiful and lovely old age. Lightly rest the turf above the remains of Clarissa Fry.
(Widow of Michael Fry, son of Jacob Fry).