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Frost, John Elias, b. 1853

 

Dates

  • Existence: b. 1853

John Elias Frost was born on March 12, 1853 in Meriden, New Hampshire. He graduated from Kimball Union Academy in 1873 after which he worked as a clerk in Springvale, Missouri, Lebanon and Hanover, New Hampshire. In 1879, he became a commercial traveler.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

John Elias Frost scrapbook/Robert Kimball day book

Codex 003434
 Collection
Identifier: 003434
Overview John Elias Frost scrapbook with clippings, including clippings on President Lincoln's assassination, kept while he was a child. Clippings are pasted on the pages of the day book of Robert Kimball (1786-1875), a merchant in Lebanon, NH. Frost was given the day book in 1865 by Kimball's sister, Betsy Kimball, who boarded with his father.