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William Anderson FROST

Male 1872 - 1954  (82 years)


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  • Name William Anderson FROST 
    Born 30 Jun 1872  Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Jul 1954  Calloway County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Wingo Cemetery, Wingo, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) A household headed by William A. FROST is listed in the 1910 census of District 3, Graves County, KY.

      William A. is listed in the 1910 census as a stock trader who was then 37 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1873. According to the 1910 census, he was born in KY, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in KY. According to the 1910 census, he had then been married 14 years.

      Listed with William A. is his wife, Cora, who was then 32 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1878. According to the 1910 census, she was born in KY, and both of her parents were born in KY. According to the 1910 census, she had then been married 14 years and had theretofore given birth to 1 child, who was then living.

      Also listed with William A. is his son, John W., who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1900. According to the 1910 census, he was born in KY, and both of his parents were born in KY.

      Also listed with William A. is his mother, S. E., a widow who was then 65 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1845. According to the 1910 census, she was born in KY, and both of her parents were born in TN. According to the 1910 census, she had theretofore given birth to 4 children, all of whom were then living.

      (2) A household headed by Will FROST is listed in the 1920 census of District 3, Graves County, KY. [He is listed as Will MAST in the index to the 1920 census.] [The census enumerator's handwriting is difficult to read, and the compiler is not certain that he has read it correctly.]

      Will is listed in the 1920 census as an [illegible] collector who was then 47 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1873. According to the 1920 census, he was born in KY, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in KY.

      Listed with Will is his wife, Cora, who was then 42 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1878. [Cora is listed as Cara in the index to the 1920 census.] According to the 1920 census, she was born in KY, and both of her parents were born in KY.

      Also listed with Will is his son, John W., a college student who was then 20 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1900. According to the 1920 census, he was born in KY, and both of his parents were born in KY.

      (3) A household headed by William A. FROST is listed in the 1930 census of Louisville, Jefferson County, KY.

      William A. is listed in the 1930 census as a newspaper manager. He is listed as then being 57 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1873. According to the 1930 census, he was born in KY, and both of his parents were born in TN. According to the 1930 census, he was 23 years of age at his first marriage.

      Listed with William A. is his wife, Cora E., who was then 52 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1878. According to the 1930 census, she was born in KY, and both of her parents were born in KY. According to the 1930 census, she was 20 years of age at his first marriage.

      Also listed with William A. is his son, John W., a "commercial traveler" for a paper company. He is listed as then being 30 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1900. According to the 1930 census, he was born in KY, and both of his parents were born in KY.

      (4) "H. A." FROST is listed in a household headed by his son, John FROST, in the 1940 census of the 1st Magisterial District of Jefferson County, KY. [The compiler believes that "H. A.'s" first two initials were really "W. A."] The official enumeration date of this household is April 1, 1940; the actual enumeration date of this household is April 10, 1940.

      This household is located on Pauline Road.

      "H. A." is listed in the 1940 census as a widower who was a newspaper manager and who was then 67 years of age; therefore, according to the 1940 census, he was born in about 1873. According to the 1940 census, he was born in KY. According to the 1940 census, his residence as of April 1, 1935 was at the same place as it was as of April 1, 1940.

      (5) Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000 [database online], Provo, UT: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000:

      Name: William A Frost
      Death Date: 23 Jul 1954
      Death Place: Calloway
      Age: 082
      Residence: Calloway
      Volume: 31
      Certificate: 15105

      (6) www.findagrave.com:

      William Anderson Frost
      Birth: Jun. 30, 1872
      Death: Jul. 23, 1954

      Husband of Cora Edwards Frost.

      Burial: Wingo Cemetery, Wingo, Graves County, Kentucky, USA

      Created by: Alberta Daniels Withrow
      Record added: Jan 05, 2005
      Find A Grave Memorial# 10242902
    Person ID I14944  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2021 

    Father John F. FROST,   b. 1 Aug 1838, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1902, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Sarah Elizabeth EMERSON,   b. 29 Jul 1844, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1913, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 1866  Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6725  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cora EDWARDS,   b. 4 Jun 1877, Hickman County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1934, Kentucky Baptist Hospital, Louisville, Jefferson County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1895 
    Children 
     1. John Wilson FROST, Sr.,   b. 13 Nov 1899, Wingo, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1966, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, Davidson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F6726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart