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Frisbie, Levi, 1748-1806

 

Dates

  • 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 22 Collections and/or Records:

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 787177
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 787177
Overview In English.

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 787505
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 787505
Overview In English.

Levi Frisbie letter

Mss 790561
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 790561
Overview In English.

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.

Levi Frisbie to____, 1772-09-03

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 772503, Box: 1
Scope and Contents An account of his journey. His sickness. Descriptions of New York, Philadelphia, Fort Pitt, and Pittsburg. Mr. McClure has gone on to the Indian country. Fort Pitt at present commanded by Capt. Edmiston. Fort Pitt, 4p.

Levi Frisbie to____, 1772-12-30

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 772680, Box: 1
Scope and Contents A view of Pittsburg life—drinking and violence. Pittsburgh, 4p.

Levie Frisbie to Walter Brewster, 1803-01-21

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 803121.1, Box: 4
Scope and Contents Three page letter from Levi Frisbie of Ipswich to Walter Brewster with an account of the purchase of land by D. McClure and himself from John and William Barr on the Conanaugh River in Pennsylvania.

Mr. Frisbie poem, 1787

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 787900.3, Box: 3
Scope and Contents Poem from Mr. Frisbie elegy on the death of Professor Ripley.