Fry, Elizabeth Gurney (1780–1845), an English prison reformer. She married Joseph Fry in 1800. Mrs. Fry, a devout Quaker, established an association in 1817 to improve the living conditions of the women in Newgate Prison, London. Later she visited prisons throughout Great Britain and on the European continent, urging reforms.
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