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Frisbie, Levi, 1748-1806



  • Existence: 1748 - 1806

Levi Frisbie was born on 11 April 1748 in Branford, Connecticut. Frisbie began his studies at Yale, but was a member of the first class to graduate from Dartmouth College in 1771. Frisbie joined David McClure in 1772 as a missionary among the Delaware Indians and was installed in New Ipswich, MA to preach in 1776. He stayed in New Ispwich until his death on February 25, 1806.

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

D. McClure to Rev. Levi Frisbie, 1773-11-05

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 773605, Box: 1
Scope and Contents His regard to subscriptions for a college building. A postscript by Silv. Ripley. Portsmouth, 3p.

Levi Frisbee sermons

Identifier: MS-391
Overview Levi Frisbie (1784-1806), minister. The collection contains 46 Sermons in manuscript delivered primarily at Ipswich, Massachusetts.

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 797113
Identifier: Mss 797113
Scope and Contents Four page letter from Levi Frisbie of Ipswich to Samuel Adams telling him that he and addressee may have different opinions on some subjects but every honest man must believe in the truth of his own principles. Frisbie is sorry addressee left Ipswich and that his practice would not be less by the introduction of Dr. Perkins metalic points.

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 773174
Identifier: Mss 773174
Scope and Contents Letter from Levi Frisbie, Ligonier to an unidentified person. Gives news of friend he has seen and heard from. Mentions problems in Pittsburg. Needs money to buy a horse. Includes excerpt from Life in Letters, American autograph journal.

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 781614
Identifier: Mss 781614
Scope and Contents Personal letter written by Levi Frisbie.

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 801619
Identifier: Mss 801619
Overview In English.

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 791614
Identifier: Mss 791614
Scope and Contents Personal letter from Levi Frisbie in Ipswich to J.Wheelock.

Levi Frisbie to Beza. Woodward, 1768-08-29

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 768479.3, Box: 1
Scope and Contents He wishes to be instructed in punctuation. He writes partly in verses. Lebanon, 3p.

Levi Frisbie to D. McClure, 1780-03-28

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 780228, Box: 2
Scope and Contents Two page autograph letter signed from Rev. Levi Frisbie of Ipswich to David McClure explaining his reasons for not undertaking a southern tour.

Levi Frisbie to David McClure , 1774-06-14

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 774364.1, Box: 1
Scope and Contents Redcoats in Boston. Scholars roguish during Dr. Wheelock's absence in Coim. Wm. May expelled. Dart. Coll. 3p.