Pioneers--Montana--Yellowstone County--Billings. Pioneers--Montana--Yellowstone County--Billings. Plenty Coups, Chief of the Crows, 1848-1932. Translators--United States.
Baptist minister at Pryor (for Crow) and interpreter for Chief Plenty Coups - Died in 1937 - See John Frost, 64, Indian Minister, Billings Gazette, October 27, 1937, p 1. He was the son of Dr. John H. Frost, a Union surgeon during the Civil War, and Strong Face, part-blood Indian woman. Worked for rancher, Tom Kent. Attended Carlisle Indian School. Went to Washington DC with Plenty Coups during the dedication of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Wife was Mary Amelia. Their son Harry Frost was killed at Crow Agency in 1949 - See Car Accident Kills Crow, Billings Gazette, June 19, 1949. Learn more about Frost in Red Men of the Big Horn, by Coe Hayne, 1929.
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