I have a little information on the Friend family from an unpublished manuscript compiled by Marie Compton.It reads as follows: "Philip Friend was born circa 1732.He married Anna Elizabeth Harsh.Their child was George Friend, b. 1753.Anna died on Feb 2 1797 in Washington Co PA.Philip departed this life on Apr 3 1801 in Washington County.
George Friend was born in 1753 in Somerset County, PA.He married Catherine Zook/Sook.Catherine, daughter of Jacob and Anna Margaretha (Raub) Zook/Sook, was born January 14, 1753 in Washington County, PA.George and Catgherine's child was George Friend, Jr. b. 1774.George passed away Aug 2, 1824 in Richland County, OH.Catherine died Nov 13, 1833.
George Friend, Jr. was born in 1774 in PA.On June 24, 1805, he married Barbary Grubaugh in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., OH.