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John Frost

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Birthplace: New Castle, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Death: Died in Kittery, York, Maine, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Frost, Sr. and Mary Bray Prescott
Husband of Sarah Frost
Father of Sarah Cutts and Mary Frost
Brother of William Frost; Sarah Hill; Joseph Frost; Charles Frost and Mary Stillings

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Immediate Family

About John Frost

Birth: May 12, 1709 New Castle Rockingham County New Hampshire, USA Death: 1768 Eliot York County Maine, USA

THE NICHOLAS FROST FAMILY by John Eldridge Frost 1943

Colonel John Frost, II, married Sarah Gerrish, daughter of Colonel Timothy Gerrish and Sarah Elliott of Gerrish Island, Kittery Point, York Co, ME, a tract of 2000 acres was presented to her mother, by her father, the Honorable Robert Elliott, as a wedding dowry.

The town of Eliot, Maine (formerly spelled Elliot), was named after her grandfather, the Honorable Robert Elliott of New Castle, Rockingham Co, NH. On 8 Sep 1730, Colonel John Frost purchased Stony Brook Farm in Kittery (now Eliot) from his father for L1,000 and lived there. He built a home there in 1732, a small garrison in 1734, and a large garrison in 1738. This was the second house to be erected there on property which the family had held since 1660.

He fought in the French and Indian Wars and died in 1768. His will was dated Mar 11, 1768 and probated on July 11, 1768. _____


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Parents:
 John Frost (1681 - 1732)

Spouse:
 Sarah Gerrish Frost (1714 - 1798)

Children:
 George Pepperrell Frost (1758 - 1844)*

Sibling:
 John Frost (1709 - 1768)
 Charles Frost (1710 - 1756)*
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Burial: Unknown


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Created by: John A. Aiello Record added: Apr 02, 2013 Find A Grave Memorial# 107682339

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John Frost's Timeline

1709
May 12, 1709
New Castle, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
1735
October 4, 1735
Age 26
Kittery, York, Maine, United States
1740
1740
Age 30
1768
January 31, 1768
Age 58
Kittery, York, Maine, United States