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Col. Daniel Edward FROST

Male 1819 - 1864  (45 years)


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  • Name Daniel Edward FROST 
    Title Col. 
    Born 23 Feb 1819  St. Clairsville, Belmont County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jul 1864  Snickers Gap, Clarke County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Wounds suffered in Battle of Snickers Gap, Clarke County, VA 
    Buried Mt. Wood Cemetery, Wheeling, Ohio County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Alexander, Jill, Narrative of Frost Family:

      Daniel born 23 February 1819, married Ellen Rathbone born 27 April 1821, died after being shot 20 July 1864 at the battle of Snickers Gap during the Civil War. Snicker's Gap was a Confederate victory fought on the Cool Spring plantation in West Virginia owned by the Frosts. Daniel was a colonel in the Union Army and is buried at Mt. Wood Cemetery, Wheeling, West Virginia.

      (2) Snickers Gap is a gap in the Blue Ridge Mountains on the border of Loudoun and Clarke Counties, VA. The gap is traversed by VA State Route 7. Its GPS coordinates are as follows: Latitude: 39.1156611, Longitude: -77.8452729.

      (3) www.findagrave.com:

      Col Daniel Frost
      Birth: Unknown
      Death: Unknown

      Civil War Union Army Officer. Colonel of the 11th West Virginia Infantry

      Family links: Spouse: Ellen Sophia Rathbone Brigman (1826 - 1886)

      Burial: Mount Wood Cemetery, Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA

      Created by: Gregory Speciale
      Record added: Oct 26, 2005
    Person ID I726  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2018 

    Father William P. FROST, Sr.,   b. 6 Dec 1791, Frederick [now Clarke] County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1854, Ravenswood, Jackson County, VA [now WV] Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Rachel Rebecca WETZEL,   b. 8 Apr 1797,   d. 1866, Cairo, Alexander County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Sophia RATHBONE,   b. 4 Apr 1826, New York City, New York County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1886, Cairo, Alexander County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 13 Jul 1843  Parkersburg, Wood County, VA [now WV] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2018 11:01:14 
    Family ID F1047  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart