Happy Birthday Mary Jane Frost

Boyce Ledger - surf and turf

Mary Jane Frost (1825-1915)

Mary Jane Frost was born on 05 Feb 1825 in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts as the fourth child of Joseph Frost and Caroline Mumford. She had four siblings, namely: Thomas, George, Sarah E. S., and Charles. She grew up in Dorchester.

When she was 32, Mary Jane Frost married Oliver Selam Boyce, son of Adam Boyce and Mary Loverin, on 02 Jul 1857 in Massachusetts. She was called Lady. He was known as Selam.

On the day of their marriage, the couple started a ledger to keep track of their expenses. The book still exists. What … Continue reading