John Franklin Frost Sr

23 August 1851–16 March 1937 (Age 85)
Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John Franklin

When John Franklin Frost Sr was born on 23 August 1851, in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Frost, was 27 and his mother, Eliza Louisa Franklyn, was 21. He married Elizabeth Grace Mackintosh on 24 November 1873, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States in 1860 and Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 16 March 1937, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Franklin Frost Sr
Alice Winegar
Marriage: 16 August 1888
Alice May Frost
Myrtle Isabel Frost
Winnie Blanche Frost
Cora Frost
John Franklin Frost Jr

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 August 1888Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 6
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English, German, Danish, and Swedish: nickname for someone who suffers from being cold, or perhaps used in the sense ‘frosty, cold as frost, without warmth of feeling’, or perhaps ‘having the appearance of being covered with frost’ for one with white hair or a white beard. From Old English, Old High German, Old Norse frost ‘frost’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (45)

    • John Franklin Frost, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Jno F Frost, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • John F Frost in entry for Cora Frost, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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