Frost was born to father William Prescott and mother Isabelle Moodie; he also had a younger sister Jeanie. When Robert Frost was 11 years old, his father died of tuberculosis. Shortly after, Frost and his mother and sister, then 2 years old, moved to Lawrence, Massachusetts. In high school he became interested in reading and writing poetry. He enrolled in Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.
When Robert was eleven years old his father died from tuberculosis and his mom including his mother and his sister Jeanie who nine moved to Lawrence Massachusetts where his father was originally from. ("Robert Frost") While attending Lawrence High School Robert started to write poetry and it was being published on his schools bulletin. Also while he was there he met his wife Elinor White who when they graduated shared the valedictorian honor with Mr. Frost. While just graduating from high school Mr.