Samuel Fry's 209th Birthday Party

May 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

Samuel Fry's 209th Birthday Party

It's Samuel Fry’s 209th Birthday! Samuel Fry was born near the village of Grimsby, Ontario on May 15th, 1812. He was the son of Jacob Fry and Elizabeth Wismer, German Mennonites who emigrated with 15 other families from Pennsylvania. In 1815, Jacob Fry built the Fry House that is now located at the Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre and was Samuel's home throughout much of his life.

**This event has been moved to a virtual format - check-in on @LincolnMuseumON on Facebook and Instagram daily from May 10-May 15 for videos and historical content celebrating the life and accomplishments of Samuel Fry. 

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