Fry Family photos

Home page

John & Catherine Fry

Franklin Pierce & Nancy Fry



Other family photos

Czernek family
Haun family
Merkel family
Pence family
Sisson family
Other cousins
Unidentified photos


Fry Family obituaries

Obits & death certificates



Satellite photos & maps

Family farms & homes






Howard D. McClellan
(b. 1881, d. March 21, 1929)

The fourth suicide in Ashland County within 10 days occurred at 6 am today when Harvey F Woods, 68, farmer ended his life by hanging himself in a barn on his farm about three miles southeast of Ashland, despondency over ill health is believed to have caused the suicide.

Milton Stoler, Ashland resident ended his life by asphyxiation on Friday March 15

On Thursday March 21st Howard McClellan, farmer of near Sullivan, shot himself through the heart, and on the same day Roger Colton a Ashland resident took his own life by the same means.

Note: his wife, Cora Fry McClellan had died of cancer 5 days earlier.

Source: Ashland Gazette, March 25, 1929


Revision: 9/30/2009