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Pentheselia FROST

Female 1807 - 1878  (70 years)


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  • Name Pentheselia FROST 
    Born 9 Dec 1807  Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Jun 1878  Lee County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Pentheselia FROST is mentioned in the will of her father, Thomas FROST, dated 15 September 1815, as follows:

      I will that my sons John and Isaac do pay to my daughters herein after named the several sums given to each of them respectively at such time as my youngest daughter shall arrive at the age of eighteen years or sooner if they can agree on any kind of property in lieu of said legacy Viz . . . To my daughter Pentheselia Sixty four dollars and eighty cents.

      (2) Pentheselia (FROST) NUTT was named after Penthesilea, a Greek mythological character.

      In Greek mythology, Penthesilea was queen of the Amazons and daughter of Ares, the god of war. She was an ally of the Trojans in the war against the Greeks. The Greek warrior Achilles killed her and then mourned her death, and she appears with him as a subject in Greek art and in a play by the German dramatist Heinrich Kleist.

      (3) Pentheselia NUTT is listed in a household headed by her step-son, Robert A. NUTT, in the 1860 census of Green Bay Township, Lee County, IA.

      Pentheselia is listed in the 1860 census as a person who was then 52 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1808. According to the 1860 census, she was born in OH.

      (4) Pentheselia NUTT is listed in a household headed by her step-son, Robert A. NUTT, in the 1870 census of Green Bay Township, Lee County, IA.

      Pentheselia is listed in the 1870 census as a person who was then 62 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1808. According to the 1870 census, she was born in OH.
    Person ID I266  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2018 

    Father Thomas FROST,   b. Abt 1745, Frederick County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1822, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth (FROST),   d. 1844 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1782  Berkeley County, VA [now WV] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F752  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Moses Vernon NUTT,   b. 18 Aug 1795, Present-Day OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1849, Near Ogden, Weber County, UT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1831  Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hannah B. NUTT,   b. 14 Apr 1838, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1913, Lee County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     2. John Marshall NUTT,   b. 14 Jun 1843, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1899, Lee County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [natural]
     3. Buena A. NUTT,   b. 20 Aug 1848, Lee County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1869, Lee County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)  [natural]
     4. Ferdinand W. NUTT,   b. 12 Jul 1832, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1832, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     5. Elizabeth NUTT,   b. 14 Apr 1834, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1906, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
     6. Sophia D. NUTT,   b. 29 Feb 1836, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1928, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2018 10:22:37 
    Family ID F839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart