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Genealogy: Family Histories

Frost Family

Compiled and Edited by Michael R. Reilly

Last Revised 10/07/2005

Descendants of Robert Frost

Generation No. 1

 

1. ROBERT1 FROST was born Abt. 1789 in England (Source: 1860 Federal Census, age 70.).

Child of ROBERT FROST is:

2. i. ALFRED2 FROST, b. Dec 1817, England; d. 26 Mar 1901.

Generation No. 2

 

2. ALFRED2 FROST (ROBERT1) was born Dec 1817 in England (Source: 1900 Federal Census.), and died 26 Mar 1901 (Source: Wisconsin Deaths, 1820-1907, Waukesha County Vol. 2 Page 365.). He married HARRIET ?. She was born Abt. 1825 in England.

Notes for ALFRED FROST:

1870 Census - Town of Lisbon

Alfred, b. abt 1820, wife, Harriet, abt 1825, England; Daughter Sarah, abt 1848, Eng., Sons, Albert, abt 1851, New York, and George, abt 1854, New York.

Son Robert, abt 1834, Eng. and his wife Emily (nee Weaver), abt 1841, B. Wisconsin.

1880 Census - Town of Lisbon

Alfred, 1821, and Harriet, 1825, Albert, 1854, and George, 1855.

Robert, 1833, and Emila, 1841, and daughter, Alsia, 1875, Wisconsin

Sarah Frost Davidson, her husband James, and son George W., age 6.

More About ALFRED FROST:

Emigration: 1852, England to New York (Source: 1900 Federal Census.)

Residence: 1900, Head of Household in town, his son George lives with him.

Children of ALFRED FROST and HARRIET ? are:

3. i. SARAH3 FROST, b. Abt. 1848, England.

4. ii. ROBERT FROST, b. 22 Apr 1834, England; d. 24 Oct 1907.

iii. ALBERT J. FROST, b. Jun 1851, New York (Source: 1900 Federal Census.); m. SARAH O. ?, Bet. 1897 - 1900, Sussex, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

More About ALBERT FROST and SARAH ?:

Marriage: Bet. 1897 - 1900, Sussex, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin

iv. GEORGE B. FROST, b. Aug 1854, New York (Source: 1900 Federal Census.).

Generation No. 3

 

3. SARAH3 FROST (ALFRED2, ROBERT1) was born Abt. 1848 in England. She married JAMES DAVIDSON, son of ANDREW DAVIDSON and MARGARET GREY. He was born Abt. 1844 in Scotland, and died Bef. 1927.

Notes for SARAH FROST:

1900 Census - A Harriot/Harriet T., b. abt 1890 in Wisconsin, listed as "Niece", living with Sarah, her husband James, and their son George; no idea which of Sarah's siblings this child came from.

More About JAMES DAVIDSON:

Military service: Civil War, 48th Wisconsin Infantry Reg., Co. B.

Occupation: 1880, Stone mason

Residence: 1910, James, age 66, boarding with Charles & Katherine Buck - No Sarah or George.

Child of SARAH FROST and JAMES DAVIDSON is:

i. GEORGE W.4 DAVIDSON, b. Feb 1874, Lisbon (Sussex), Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: 1900 Federal Census, age 6 in 1880.).

4. ROBERT3 FROST (ALFRED2, ROBERT1) was born 22 Apr 1834 in England, and died 24 Oct 1907. He married EMILY WEAVER Abt. Oct 1859 in Sussex, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin, daughter of JAMES WEAVER and ELIZABETH FIELDER. She was born 11 May 1841 in Town of Lisbon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA, and died 21 Feb 1897.

Notes for ROBERT FROST:

1910 Census, Town of Lisbon: No Frost surnames exist.

More About ROBERT FROST:

Burial: St. Alban's Church, Sussex, Lisbon Township, Waukesha County, Wisconsin

Military service: May 1863, On Lisbon's enlistment roll quota. (Source: The History of Waukesha County, 1881.)

Occupation: Farmer near Sussex, Lisbon Township, Wisconsin

Residence: 1900, Living with Daughter Elsie/Alsia and son-in-law, Clarence, grandson, Virgil C..

More About EMILY WEAVER:

Burial: St. Alban's Church, Sussex, Lisbon Township, Waukesha County, Wisconsin

More About ROBERT FROST and EMILY WEAVER:

Marriage: Abt. Oct 1859, Sussex, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Child of ROBERT FROST and EMILY WEAVER is:

5. i. ELSIE4 FROST, b. Jan 1875.

Generation No. 4

 

5. ELSIE4 FROST (ROBERT3, ALFRED2, ROBERT1) was born Jan 1875 (Source: 1900 Federal Census.). She married CLARENCE C. BAER Abt. 02 Jun 1897 in Sussex, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: Waukesha Freeman, June 3, 1897, page 1, col 2. Marriage at bride's home.).

More About ELSIE FROST:

Residence 1: Bef. 02 Jun 1897, Sussex, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Residence 2: Aft. 02 Jun 1897, Menomonee Falls

More About CLARENCE C. BAER:

Occupation: 1910, Town of Lisbon dealer and ? of farm supplies.

More About CLARENCE BAER and ELSIE FROST:

Marriage: Abt. 02 Jun 1897, Sussex, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: Waukesha Freeman, June 3, 1897, page 1, col 2. Marriage at bride's home.)

Children of ELSIE FROST and CLARENCE BAER are:

6. i. VIRGIL C.5 BAER, b. Mar 1899.

7. ii. ELEANOR E. BAER, b. Abt. 1903.

8. iii. CLARABELLE BAER, d. Bef. 1930.

Generation No. 5

 

6. VIRGIL C.5 BAER (ELSIE4 FROST, ROBERT3, ALFRED2, ROBERT1) was born Mar 1899 (Source: 1900 Federal Census.). He married EVELYN. She was born Abt. 1903 (Source: 1930 Federal Census, age 27.).

More About VIRGIL C. BAER:

Occupation: 1930, Depot Agent living in Galesville, Trempealeau, Wisconsin.

Children of VIRGIL BAER and EVELYN are:

i. RONALD D.6 BAER, b. Abt. 1926.

ii. VIRGIL J. BAER, b. 1930.

7. ELEANOR E.5 BAER (ELSIE4 FROST, ROBERT3, ALFRED2, ROBERT1) was born Abt. 1903 (Source: 1900 Federal Census, age 7; 1930 Census, age 27.). She married ROY ELLERSON, son of ORVILLE ELLERSON and MABEL ?. He was born Abt. 1907 in Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: 1910 Federal Census, age 3.).

More About ELEANOR E. BAER:

Residence: 1930, West Allis, Ward 1, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Children of ELEANOR BAER and ROY ELLERSON are:

i. LOREN6 ELLERSON, b. Aft. 1930.

ii. THOMAS ELLERSON, b. Aft. 1930.

8. CLARABELLE5 BAER (ELSIE4 FROST, ROBERT3, ALFRED2, ROBERT1) died Bef. 1930. She married CHESTER SEXTON, son of CLARA ?. He was born Abt. 1906.

More About CHESTER SEXTON:

Residence: 1930, Milwaukee Ward 8, Milwaukee, Wisconsin with his mother and daughter.

Child of CLARABELLE BAER and CHESTER SEXTON is:

i. MILDRED E.6 SEXTON, b. Abt. 1910 (Source: 1930 Federal Census, Age 19 but doesn't compute with father's age (13 years old?).).

 

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