Samuel R. Frost
Historical Marker
Corsicana, Navarro County, Texas


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Location:
Oakwood Cemetery
,
Corsicana, Texas

Samuel R Frost

A native of Huntsville, Texas, Samuel R. Frost grew up in Navarro County and in 1863 enlisted in the Confederate Army. After the Civil War he studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1870. In the years that followed Frost served as Navarro County attorney, County judge, District judge and State Legislator. He and his wife (Winkler) were the parents of nine children. The town of Frost (20 mi. W) was named in his honor.

Recorded 1984

 

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