John Wilson Frick (1822-1898)
John W. Frick, of West Overton, Pennsylvania & later Wooster, Ohio
He was born in Adamsburg, Pennsylvania. In 1847, he married Elizabeth, daughter of Abraham Overholt, flour merchant and whisky distiller, of West Overton, where he farmed until 1880 before moving to Wooster, Ohio. He was the father of seven children including the famous industrialist and art collector, Henry Clay Frick.
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 19/08/2020 and last updated on 25/08/2020.