Thom's Irish Who's Who/Fry, Sir William


FRY, Sir William, Knt. (1915), J.P., D.L., F.R.G.S., F.R.S.A.I., M.R.LA.; Member Statistical Society, British Association, etc.; b. 1853 Dublin; son of the late William Fry, of Dublin, Solicitor, and Elizabeth, dau. of the late Richard White, of Abbeyville, Co. Limerick; m. 1876, Kate, dau. of the late John Houghton, of Liverpool. Issue living, two sons, four daus. Educ. privately: a Solicitor in Dublin; President Incorporated Law Society of Ireland, 1895-6; Past Hon. Secretary Dublin Chamber of Commerce; Past Chairman Solicitors' Benevolent Association; Chairman Royal Hospital for Incurables; Past Chairman of the Advisory Committee for Juvenile Employment under the Ministry of Labour: Hon. Treas. (Dublin) Prince of Wales' National Relief Fund: Past Governor Royal Hibernian Military School; Hon. Treasurer King Edward's Coronation Fund for Nurses. Res.: 14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin, and Nevin, Woking, Surrey. Clubs: Royal Irish Yacht: Royal Dublin Society; Royal Societies; Constitutional.