Is a native of Tennessee. He came to Texas in 1870, and like many other young men who came west to grow up with the country, followed various avocations, until early in 1885, when he settled down in business as the local and permanent agent for the “New Home Sewing Machine” Co. His office is situated on Post-office Row in Bonham; and he keeps a large stock of machines, organs, etc. Mr. Fryar has made himself popular by his fair dealing and gentlemanly conduct, since he has been in business in Bonham. His pleasant and agreeable address and the merits of his machine have made his business a success in Fannin County.
Biographical Sketch of Jerry L. Fryar
MLA Source Citation:Carter, W. A. History of Fannin County, Texas — History, Statistics and Biographies. Business Cards, and a Complete Directory of the County. 1885. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 9 December 2013. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/texas/biographical-sketch-of-jerry-l-fryar.htm - Last updated on May 24th, 2013
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