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Dr. Sterling Brown FROST

Male 1822 - 1899  (76 years)


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  • Name Sterling Brown FROST 
    Title Dr. 
    Born 26 Dec 1822  Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Nov 1899  Brentwood, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • (1) Marianna Frost :

      Notes for Sterling Brown Frost:

      Medical Doctor

      Medical Degree from the University of Nashville (a real sheepskin) in possession of Jonathon Eric Frost, great-grandson, Grand Rapids, MI.

      Established the Nashville (Tennessee) Medical Society with Dr. Adam Goodlett. Certificate in possession of Jonathon Eric Frost.

      Member of Order of Palm and Scroll, dated _____, in possession of Jonathon Eric Frost.

      Served as a physician in Civil War. Received an etching of the Union Army camped near the state capitol building in Nashville. Picture in possession of great-grandson, Miles Woodrow Frost, Athens, AL.

      Pictures and Wedding Certificate (dated 1884) of Dr. Sterling Brown Frost and wife, Rebecca Goodlett Raines, in possession of Ken Frost, Athens, AL.

      1850 Census Records, Williamson Co., TN, record S. B. Frost, age 28, profession: Farmer. Household includes Rhoda Frost, age 73, Martha Frost, age 22, John Frost, age 1, James Frost, 2??.

      1880 Census Records, Williamson Co., TN, record S. B. Frost, age 56, MD, with wife, M. E. age 50, and daughters Lillie, age 15 and Willie, age 9.

      Sterling Brown Frost and Martha E Pollard had the following children:

      i. JOHN SAMUEL MILES FROST was born on 31 Mar 1849. He died on 27 Nov 1854 in Brentwood, TN.

      ii. JAMES J B FROST was born on 14 Aug 1850. He died on 25 Nov 1854 in Brentwood, TN.

      [Brothers James J. B. Frost and John S. M. Frost, sons of Sterling Brown & Mattie Frost, died two days apart in November 1854. They are buried in the same grave in the Frost Family Cemetery on Old Smyrna Road in Brentwood, TN.]

      iii. MARY L M FROST. She married JOHN MACARTHUR.

      iv. GEORGE W P FROST was born on 03 Mar 1854. He died on 19 Jul 1879 in Brentwood, TN.

      v. MATTIE E R FROST was born on 04 Feb 1856. She married ANDREW FRANK (BUDDY) GLEAVES.

      vi. THOMAS R BROWN FROST was born on 10 Oct 1858.

      vii. ADA U V FROST was born on 28 May 1860. She married _____ STRIDER.

      viii. LILLY FROST was born about 1865 in TN. She married _____ JATON.

      ix. WILLIE R N FROST was born on 22 Jun 1870 in TN. She married R L JENNINGS.

      Sterling Brown Frost and Rebecca Brown Goodlett had the following children:

      x. MILES GOODLETT FROST was born on 23 Jun 1889 in Brentwood, TN. He died on 14 Dec 1973 in Nashville, TN. He married BESSIE MAE COTTON on 23 Dec 1923, daughter of John Alexander Cotton Jr. and Mattie Pollard. She was born on 28 Jul 1900. She died on 05 Aug 1976 in Brentwood, TN.

      xi. NEAL FRAZIER FROST was born on 25 Feb 1885.

      xii. SARAH RUTH FROST was born on 01 May 1887.
    Person ID I587  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2017 

    Father John FROST,   b. 27 Jan 1775, Newberry County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1836, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Rhoda MILES,   b. 30 Jan 1778, District 96 [now Newberry County], SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1865, Houston, Harris County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 30 Oct 1802  Newberry County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha E. POLLARD,   b. 1 May 1829, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1883, Brentwood, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1847  [3
    Children 
     1. Ada Eugenia FROST,   b. 26 May 1860, Brentwood, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1942, Tillar, Drew County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     2. Thomas R. Brown FROST,   b. 10 Oct 1858  [natural]
     3. Willie R. N. FROST,   b. 22 Jun 1870, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Lillie FROST,   b. Dec 1865, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 15 Jun 1900  (Age ~ 35 years)  [natural]
     5. Mattie E. R. FROST,   b. 4 Feb 1856  [natural]
     6. James J. B. FROST,   b. 14 Aug 1850,   d. 25 Nov 1854, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)  [natural]
     7. John Samuel Miles FROST,   b. 31 Mar 1849,   d. 27 Nov 1854, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)  [natural]
     8. George W. P. FROST,   b. 3 May 1854,   d. 19 Jul 1879, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)  [natural]
     9. Mary L. M. FROST,   b. 30 Jul 1852  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2017 17:00:28 
    Family ID F983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rebecca Brown GOODLET,   b. 25 Mar 1867 
    Married 8 Apr 1884  [4
    Children 
     1. Miles Goodlett FROST,   b. 23 Jun 1889, Brentwood, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1973, Nashville, Davidson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     2. Sarah Ruth FROST,   b. 1 May 1887, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Neal Frazier FROST,   b. 25 Feb 1885, Williamson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1969  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2017 17:00:28 
    Family ID F984  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (2) The followingtranscription was made by Marianna Frost of the Samuel Miles Frost Family Bible, dated 1831, which is in the possession of Vernon Frost, Houston, TX: (Spelling and punctuation as recorded in Bible) Sterling Brown Frost was born December 26th 1822 in Williamson County, Tennessee.

    2. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) The followingtranscription was made by Marianna Frost of the John Frost Family Bible, dated 1812, which is in the possession of Miles Woodrow Frost, Athens, AL: (Spelling and punctuation as recorded in Bible) Dr. S. B. Frost died Nov 17th 1899.

    3. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) The followingtranscription was made by Marianna Frost of the John Frost Family Bible, dated 1812, which is in the possession of Miles Woodrow Frost, Athens, AL: (Spelling and punctuation as recorded in Bible) Sterling B. Frost and Martha Pollard was married December 19th 1847.

    4. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) The followingtranscription was made by Marianna Frost of the John Frost Family Bible, dated 1812, which is in the possession of Miles Woodrow Frost, Athens, AL: (Spelling and punctuation as recorded in Bible) Dr S B Frost and Mrs R B Rains was married April 8th 1884.