Abial Frost was born on 27 June 1774, a son of Thomas Frost Sr. of Ridgebury, Connecticut and
later Nassau, Rensselaer Co., New York. Abial and wife Betsey Bowen Frost moved to Thurman,
Warren Co., New York in 1795 and their nine children, five boys and four girls were born there.
Abial died 13 April 1849 and he and his wife were buried in the Wilsey Cemetery in Thurman,
All genealogies are incomplete, of course. That is especially true of this one since the little group of folks working on it are just beginning to use it to make
available the extensive family information that exists in scattered locations around the country.
Fortunately, we have a huge advantage in that Evelyn F. Rush, the Frost Family Historian, has for
many years collected and organized genealogical material of all sorts for our family. Without her
help and without the fruits of her many years of labor, assembling and presenting this information
would not be merely difficult, it would be impossible.
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