My father was raised by his Aunt, Martha Rebecca Faries, in Smyrna, Delaware. I believe the person you are researching is from Smyrna, Delaware as well. I have no connection to them - just passing along info.
Name: Mary E Faries Home in 1900: Smyrna, Kent, Delaware Age: 21 Birth Date: Oct 1878 Birthplace: Delaware Race: White Ethnicity: American Gender: Female Relationship to head-of-house: Daughter Father's Birthplace: Delaware Mother's Name: Rebecca E Mother's Birthplace: Delaware Marital Status: Single Residence : Smyrna Town, Kent, Delaware Household Members: Name Age Rebecca E Faries 51 Nellie I Faries 26 Mary E Faries 21
The 1920 Census states the occupation of Clarence Faries is medical physician.
Name: Clarence A Faries Home in 1920: Lower Merion, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Age: 49 years Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871 Birthplace: Delaware Relation to Head of House: Head Spouse's Name: Louise J Father's Birth Place: Delaware Mother's Birth Place: Delaware Marital Status: Married Race: White Sex: Male Home owned: Own Able to read: Yes Able to Write: Yes
Household Members: Name Age Clarence A Faries 49 Louise J Faries 45 Taylor Faries 17 John J Faries 10 Linden Bedford 35 William E Montgomery 47 Alma Montgomery 35