Frow, John G.

Life Span
to
Dickinson Connection
Class of 1853
Full name
John G. Frow
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
Exact
Death Date Certainty
Exact
Gender
Male
Race
White
Sectional choice
North
Origins
Free State
Family
James Frow (father), Jane Ann (mother)
Education
Dickinson (Carlisle College)
University of Pennsylvania
Occupation
Military
Doctor, Dentist or Nurse
Relation to Slavery
White non-slaveholder
Military
Union Army

John G. Frow (Dickinson Chronicles)

Scholarship
John Frow was born on July 13, 1834 in Mifflintown, Blaine Perry County, Pennsylvania to James and Jane Ann Frow. He entered Dickinson as a sophomore in 1850 but retired in 1852. As a student he was a member of the Union Philosophical Society as well as the Zeta Psi fraternity. Frow received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1856 and became a physician in Mifflintown.

Frow enlisted in the U.S. Army and became a surgeon with the U.S. Volunteers from 1861 until 1863. He died on March 24, 1864 at Mifflintown.
John Osborne and James W. Gerencser, eds., “John G. Frow,” Dickinson Chronicles, http://chronicles.dickinson.edu/encyclo/f/ed_frowJ.htm.
How to Cite This Page: "Frow, John G.," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, https://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/5690.