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Author Fry, Christopher, 1907-2005.

Title Can you find me : a family history / Christopher Fry
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1978


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  820.914 F9462 A6/C  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 267 pages, 9 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Introductory -- The Frys and the Hammonds -- My mother arrives -- The last of Somerset -- The break-up -- The emigrants -- Hal -- Duck Lake to jubilee -- Tina and Tony -- The other Charlie -- 'Little Mrs.' -- An end and a beginning -- The man in black -- Interval at Gillingham -- Bunyan's town -- The war -- Victory
Summary This family history "... begins in 1849, when the author's maternal grandmother Emma Louisa Lowe Fry and his grandfather Edwin Rowland Hammond first met. It was from this grandmother that Christopher took the name Fry, and it is his mother's side of the family who dominate the pages of his book ..."--Front flyleaf attached to front lining paper. His mother was Emma Marguerite Hammond (1871-1958), who married Charles John Harris (1868-1911). They had two sons, Charles Leslie Harris (b.1902) and Christopher Harris, also known as Christopher Fry (b.1907). Pedigree charts at the end show the Hammond and Fry families between 1740 and 1957, and the Harris family between the late 1700s and 1958
Analysis Dramatists, English 20th century Family relationships
Dramatists, English Family relationships 20th century
England Biography
Fry family
Fry, Christopher Family
Hammond family
Fry family to 1977 Biographies
Subject Fry, Christopher, 1907-2005 -- Family.
Frye family.
Hammond family.
Dramatists, English -- 20th century -- Biography -- Family.
Dramatists, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
Dramatists, English -- 20th century -- Family relationships.
England -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
LC no. 77030728
ISBN 0192117513