December 7, 1824, Groton, Massachusetts.
September 7, 1866, Fitchburg, Massachusetts.
Laurel Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg, Massachusetts.
Eben was the son of Solomon Frost and Dorcas Hopkins.
He was a music teacher, but is probably best remembered as the first patient to receive ether as an anesthetic from William T. G. Morton, September 30, 1846, in Morton’s dental practice in Boston, Massachusetts.