The Fried Family
Moses Benjamin "Mose" Fried with wife, Mary Artemisia "Artie" (Smith) Fried;
Elizabeth Lucretia "Bess" Fried
Beulah Fried (baby)
Samuel Washington Fried (on the horse)
Mose Fried was the son of Daniel Fried, Jr. and Malinda Dilbeck. Mose Fried's grandfather, Daniel Fried, came to Polk County from Indiana in 1848. His siblings: John W. Fried (married Kittie Cottman); Benson Daniel Fried (m. Inda M. Standridge); and Martha Salem Fried (m. William E. Burkhart). His mother, Malinda Dilbeck was the daughter of John Washington Dilbeck and Eliza Selina (Goss) Dilbeck who came to Big Fork in 1851 from Lumpkin Co., Georgia. They came to Big Fork with Eliza's parents, Benjamin and Martha "Patsy" (Harbin) Goss.
Daniel Fried, Jr., according to other family researchers, is the son of Daniel Fried, Sr. and Elizabeth Cutsinger, whose headstones are in the Concord Cemetery at Ink, Polk Co., Arkansas and can been seen online at arkansasgravestones.org. One family researcher claims that Daniel Fried Sr. was born in 1806 in Greene Co., Tennessee and married Elizabeth in 1828 in Orange Co., Indiana. The parents of Daniel Fried, Sr. is thought to be John Freed (or Fried) and Regina Rife from Virginia; who moved to Indiana.
Mose and Artie Fried had ten children: Samuel Washington, Elizabeth Lucretia (Tiller), Beulah (Luttrel), Margaret (Bates), Eula Jane (Hamby), David Daniel, Moses Benjamin, Jr., John, Martha, and Douglas Fried.