Ellen ROSS was born in 1837 in Anson Co. NC.674,906 1850
NC Union Co. census has Ellen age 12.
1860 Henderson Co. census had N.E. age 23.
Think her name is Nancy Ellen Parents: Hugh ROSS and Nancy NASH.
Nathan ROSS was born before 1758. Pure conjecture. Nathan Ross is listed in the 1779 tax list for Martin Co. so he is likely at least 21 (b bef 1758). In 1777, Nathan Ross bought land from Elijah Price where Elijah Price formerly lived and Nathan Ross now lives. John Ross and Elijah Price were witnesses.
He was living in 1787 in Martin Co. NC.1291 In 1787, Nathan is listed near Hugh Ross and Wm Son (of) John Ross and fairly near John Ross Jr. & Sr., Joseph Ross, and Thos. Ross. He has 1 male 21-60 (himself), 5 males under 21 or above 60, and 2 females.
Nathan does not appear in the 1790 or later censuses. Parents: William ROSS and Elizabeth (ROSS).
Nathan ROSS was born on 2 Nov 1773 in Martin Co. NC.448 [NEED TO DEFINE SENTENCE: moved]1373 "In the year 1805 he settled in the forks of Saline and Hayes Fork Creeks." Dover, Tennessee, was settled on being the county seat of Stewart County in 1803. My grandfather was one of the first magistrates in Stewart County." James Madison Williams
But according to James Ross, he moved there in 1808, the same year that Reuben moved there from Montgomery Co. This location, at that time, was on the very extreme limits of the white settlements.
According to a Oct 1999 posting on the Martin Co. Rootsweb mail list by TCHOSKI@aol.com, John Stancil and his wife Lydia Cherry also moved to Dover, Stewart Co. TN. Their daughter Margaret married Daniel Cherry in Stewart Co. in 1820. These families lived near the Ross family in Martin Co. He died on 14 Jul 1834 in Stewart Co. TN.154,1267 Parents: William ROSS and Mary GRIFFIN.
Lydia BEST. Nathan ROSS and Lydia BEST
were married.154 Bonnie
quotes pamphlet in Paris Tennessee Post Intelligence, written by James Madison
Williams of Mobley TN.
Nathan ROSS was born about 1791 in Martin Co. NC.1374 A Nathan Ross is in the 1850 Union Co. census, family 70. He is listed as being born in Martin Co. and is 59 years old. He would seem to match this Nathan. He appeared in the census in 1830 in Anson Co. NC.1375 In 1830, Nathan was listed as 30-40, with a female 20-30 and a male under 5. He appeared in the census in 1850 in Union Co. NC.1376 It is not certain that this is the same Nathan Ross, but it seems to fit. He is listed in Dwelling 70: Nathan Ross, 59, farmer, born Martin County; Susan 39, born Union County; Sarah A. 18, Dennis C. 11, M.A.M 8 (female), all born Union County. Parents: Martin ROSS and Peggy BROWN.
Nathan ROSS154 was born between 1810 and 1820. Nathan Ross was 20 to 30 in the 1840 census for Stewart Co. Tn. That could not be the senior Nathan, so had to be his son or the son of one of his brothers. The pamphlet says "Uncle Nathan Ross became a lawyer and accumulated a large fortune in Baltimore, MD, and that was the only account we ever had of him." Parents: Nathan ROSS and Lydia BEST.
Neden ROSS was born about 1846 in Henderson Co. TN. Name was not decipherable in 1850 census. A biography of Stephen L. Ross in Tennessee Legislators lists her name as Neden, born c. 1846. Parents: Stephen Lacy ROSS and Eliza (ROSS).
Olley Minerva ROSS was born in 1841 in Union Co. NC.167,1377 Ancestral File lists Olley M. Ross born 1842. 1850 census listed Olley M., age 9. Estate papers listed Minerva, married to G. Stegall. Parents: Thomas G ROSS and Ola "Olley" MANESS.
Orine ROSS33 was born on 11 Nov 1917 in Henderson Co. TN.33 He died on 17 Dec 1939 in Henderson Co. TN.33 Dewayne probably died from some combination of appendicitis and strep throat according to his sisters Pearl and Flossie Veteto. He was buried about 17 Dec 1939 in Union Hill Cemetery, Henderson Co. TN.33 The cemetery marker at Center Hill reads: Orene, 11/11/1917-12/17/1939, "Son" footstone. He is buried next to William R. and Dovey Ross. Parents: William Riley Andrew ROSS and Dovie Dossphine ROSS.
Oscar Turner ROSS was born on 3 Jul 1884.100 He died on 5 Mar 1964 in Trigg Co. KY.100 Parents: Rev. James Mathis ROSS and Amanda FUTRELL.
Otis K. ROSS was born on 4 Mar 1910 in Henderson Co. TN.409,522,1378 1910 census taken April 22 1910 and he is 11 months. Harry Ross provides his bith dates as 4 Mar 1910, as does his headstone.
He died on 2 May 1968 in Henderson Co. TN.522 He was buried in Lexington Cemetery.522 Parents: Silas Hosea ROSS and Mintie E. GILLIAM.
Pauline (Polly?) ROSS was born about 1792 in NC.1379 Are Pauline and Mary Ross the same person? Dan Lantner has a Mary, while my records had Pauline or Polly. Heather Parsons lists a Polly and no Pauline Parents: James ROSS and Lydia Elizabeth COBURN.
Penelope ROSS was born about 1867 in TN.1380 Penelope was probably named after her aunt. Parents: Callum ROSS and Nancy MOORE.
Penelope Ann ROSS was born on 2 Feb 1846 in Union Co. NC.292,674,1236 The 1850 census lists Penelope A 4. Dugall's pension lists her birth as Feb 2-1846. In 1880 census Penelope Haney 35, is living next to Dugall Ross. Parents: Dugal Washington ROSS and Penelope Allen MOORE.
Polly ROSS. Parents: Nathan ROSS and Lydia BEST.
Polly ROSS was born on 12 Sep 1799 in Martin Co. NC.1368 She died in Aug 1816 in Cedar Hill, Montgomery Co. Tennessee.1381 Parents: Reuben ROSS and Mildred YARRELL.
Preston Wright ROSS was born on 4 Nov 1883 in Marshville, Union Co. NC.1280 Middle name provided by Ancestral File. Parents: James Franklin ROSS and Frances Elizabeth PERRY.
Spouse: Martha Lucyle BAILEY.
Rachel ROSS. Parents: John ROSS and Elizabeth BENNETT.
Rachel ROSS. Parents: John ROSS and Rachel HILL.
Rebecca ROSS was born in 1802.496 This is Margaret Crock's line. Parents: Martin ROSS and Peggy BROWN.
Rebecca ROSS was born about 1811 in Anson Co. NC.1244 Parents: David ROSS and Elizabeth Betsy HASTY.
Rebecca ROSS was born on 11 Nov 1833. Parents: Kenneth ROSS and Bethena STANCIL.
Rebecca Jane ROSS was born on 28 Feb 1872 in Union Co. NC. Parents: Hosea Thomas ROSS and Sarah Catherine TRAYWICK.
Spouse: William Russel WILLIAMS. William Russel WILLIAMS and Rebecca Jane ROSS were married on 19 Dec 1886 in Union Co. NC.
Reuben ROSS. Parents: Nathan ROSS and Lydia BEST.
Reuben ROSS was born on 9 May 1776 in Martin Co. NC.448 He was living before 1807 in Martin Co. NC. He was ordained in 1807 in Williamston, Martin Co. NC.1362 "Experiencing difficulties in his mercantile venture, Reuben Ross left Williamston on May 6, 1807. It was the last night in the county for the elder's family with a relative, Charles Cherry, the husband of Mildred Yarrell Ross's sister, Rosa Yarrell Cherry. They spent the night, with others making the journey to Cumberland, Tenn." He was living after 1807 in Cumberland Co, TN.1362 He was living between 1808 and 1812 in Stewart Co. TN.1382 He died on 28 Jan 1860 in Montgomery Co. TN.1383,1384 Elder Reuben Ross died in the home of his daughter Morrison from the effects of a fall suffered 19 January 1860. He was buried in Jan 1868 in Clarksville, Montgomery Co. Tennessee.1385 "His eyes first saw the light in North Carolina. The greater part of his life was spent in Tennessee, and he died in Kentucky. His body was conveyed to his former home near Clarksville, Tennnessee, and buried by the wife of his youth, under the spreading branches of a nobel oak, and not far off a cluster of cedars, ever green, fit emblem of immortality."
An extract from an address by Elder Pendleton on 23 July 1860 Reuben was one of the early merchants in Williamston, and pastored Skewarkey Primitive Baptist Church in the early 1800s. Parents: William ROSS and Mary GRIFFIN.
Spouse: Mildred YARRELL. Reuben ROSS and Mildred YARRELL were married on 30 Sep 1798 in Martin Co. NC.1386 Children were: Nancy ROSS, Polly ROSS, James ROSS, Maria ROSS, Garrard ROSS, Thomas ROSS, Martin ROSS, Reuben ROSS.
Reuben ROSS was born between 1807 and 1815.1354 He died about Sep 1815 in Cedar Hill, Montgomery Co. Tennessee.1354 Parents: Reuben ROSS and Mildred YARRELL.
Reuben ROSS was born on 8 Feb 1807 in NC.1387 He died in 1884 in Dresden, TN.1388 He was buried in 1884 in Sandy Branch Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Dresden TN.1388 According to Historical Southern Families, Rev. Reuben Ross was ordained into the Ministry in Blooming Grove Primitive Baptist Church, Weakley Co., in 1834. He organized the Sandy Branch Primitive Baptist Church near Dresden, Tenn. in 1840 and serve there as pastor until his death in 1884. Parents: Thomas ROSS.
Reuben R. ROSS was born on 17 Apr 1830 in Montgomery Co. TN.1265 He was educated at Masonic College about 1850 in Clarksville, Montgomery Co. Tennessee.1265 He studied under his father, Professor James Ross, at the Masonic College prior to his appointment to West Point Military Academy. He graduated in 1853 in West Point Military Academy.1265 He served in the military in 1861.1339 He apparently entered Confederate Service soon after the war broke out and became Captain of the Maury County Tenn. Artillery. He was later commissioned a Brigadier General and commanded a brigade in General Bragg's army.
"After the surrender of the Confederate Army at Fort Donelson, Captain Ross was sent, with other prisoners of war, to St. Louis, where General Schofield [a former classmate and friend at West Point] showed him much kindness, taking the gloves from his own hands and giving them to his old classmate and friend in misfortune. General Schofield also procured him parole, upon which he returned home. ...He took part afterwards in several bloody battles, and was severely wounded in the thigh. It was said of him that 'he never knew when to retreat.'"
"He was again captured in the latter part of the war, and, while being carried north, jumped from the moving train near Cincinnati; and, although badly hurt, he escaped. Returning South, he met General H. B. Lyon, C.S.A, a former classmate at West Point, who persuaded him to go with his command upon a raid he was then making into Kentucky. During that raid General Ross was overpowered and mortally wounded in a hand-to-hand encounter, dying a few days later - Dec. 16, 1864 - at Hopkinsville, Ky. His wife and father brought his remains to the family burying ground at Meriville, where he now rests beside his parents, sister, and five gallant soldiers of the Confederate States Army," He died on 16 Dec 1864 in Hopkinsville KY.1339 He was buried in 1865 in Meriville, Montgomery Co. TN.1339 He died Dec. 16, 1864 in Hopkinsville KY and his wife and father brought his body to the family burying ground at Meriville. That might have been some time after his death. Parents: James ROSS.
Robert ROSS. Parents: Hugh M. ROSS and Frances Cordilla BEECHUM.
Robert Grant ROSS was born on 29 Jun 1873 in Henderson Co. TN.232,1338 He died on 13 May 1962 in Sunflower Co. MS.232 Parents: William C. ROSS and Lucinda Margaret WALLACE.
Robert Lee ROSS was born on 24 May 1871 in Trigg Co. KY.100 He died on 3 Jun 1914 in Trigg Co. KY.100 Parents: Rev. James Mathis ROSS and Amanda FUTRELL.
Robert Smith ROSS.1239 Parents: Martin ROSS and Permelia SMITH.
Rosie Elvira ROSS538 was born on 26 Nov 1887 in Henderson Co. TN.1262,1389,1390 Nancy's pension application, prepared 1 Feb. 1901, listed three children under 16: Steven W. Ross, born Jany 6th, 1886; Resia E. Ross, born Novr 26th 1887, and Wm R. Ross, born Feby 9th 1896. Dugall's application dated Jan. 15, 1898, gave here bith date as Nov. 25/87. Rosie's application for Social Security account gave her date of birth as 11-26-1888. She died in 1971.1391 She was buried in 1971 in Shiloh Church Cemetery, Reagan, Henderson Co. TN.1391 A single headstone with ROSS has the captions for Rosie and Sol: ROSIE E; 1888-1971 and SOL F.; 1887-1956 She was also known as Resia & Rosa.536 Name was listed as Rosa, but 1900 census has it as Rossie E. Parents: Dugal Washington ROSS and Nancy Jane JOHNSON.
Roxanna ROSS was born on 5 May 1876 in Union Co. NC. Parents: Hosea Thomas ROSS and Sarah Catherine TRAYWICK.
Spouse: E W HELMS. E W HELMS and Roxanna ROSS were married on 16 Aug 1891 in Union Co. NC.
Ruby Hiskan ROSS was born on 18 Feb 1902.522 She died in 1987 in Redondo Beach CA.522 Parents: Silas Hosea ROSS and Mintie E. GILLIAM.
Spouse: . MCCLURE and Ruby Hiskan ROSS were married.522
Rufus Randolph ROSS was born on 20 Nov 1881 in Union Co. NC. Parents: Hosea Thomas ROSS and Sarah Catherine TRAYWICK.
Sally Lucretia ROSS232 was born on 14 Sep 1882 in Henderson Co. TN.232 She died on 24 Feb 1964 in Henderson Co. TN.232 Parents: William C. ROSS and Lucinda Margaret WALLACE.
Samantha ROSS. Parents: Hugh M. ROSS and Frances Cordilla BEECHUM.
Samuel ROSS was born on 20 Sep 1789 in Martin Co. NC.141 He appeared in the census in 1840 in Stewart Co. TN. In the 1840 census, a Samuel Ross, age 50-60, was living in Stewart Co. TN. This is likely this Samuel, but not proved. Parents: John ROSS and Rachel HILL.
Samuel ROSS was born about 1792 in North Carolina.1270 The 1850 census lists his age as 58, thus born about 1792. He appeared in the census in 1840 in Mecklenburg Co, NC.1270 Hugh D. Ross was just a few households away. He appeared in the census in 1850 in Union Co. NC.1270 Parents: Martin ROSS and Peggy BROWN.
Spouse: Sarah YARBOROUGH. Samuel ROSS and Sarah YARBOROUGH were married about 1822 in Anson Co. NC. Date based on birthdate of daughter Louisa. Children were: Hillard J. ROSS, Lucinda ROSS, Ezekiel ROSS, Jonathan ROSS, Louisa ROSS, Hugh ROSS, Jemima ROSS.
Samuel R. ROSS was born in 1835. He served in the military about 1861 in 17th NC Regt.. Parents: William ROSS and Rebecca ROLLINS.
Sandy Caswell ROSS was born on 15 Sep 1884 in N of Peachland, Anson Co, NC. He died on 21 Apr 1983 in Mecklenburg Co, NC. He was buried in Philadelphia Pre, Mecklenburg Co, NC. Parents: Amos Snyder ROSS Jr and Flora Catherine MITCHUM.
Spouse: Mary Hallie HELMS. Sandy Caswell ROSS and Mary Hallie HELMS were married on 25 Dec 1902 in Anson Co. NC. Children were: Infant ROSS, Javie ROSS, Sandy Pernay ROSS, Living, Living, Cassie Lee ROSS, Hampton Hugh ROSS, Joe Traywick ROSS, Living, Flora Pines ROSS, Living, Living.
Spouse: . Sandy Caswell ROSS and Rosalind GADDY were married on 30 Jan 1921. Children were: Living, Living, Helen Marie ROSS, Living, Living, Vivian Lee ROSS, Living, Living, Living, Living, Living, Living.
Sandy Pernay ROSS was born on 11 Feb 1906 in Anson Co. NC. He died in 1985 in Mecklenburg Co, NC. He was buried in Sunset Mem Gar, Mecklenburg Co, NC. Parents: Sandy Caswell ROSS and Mary Hallie HELMS.
Spouse: . Children were: Living, Living, Living.
Sanford Randolph ROSS was born on 25 Jul 1885 in Marshville, Union Co. NC.1393 Middle name provided by Ancestral File. Parents: James Franklin ROSS and Frances Elizabeth PERRY.
Spouse: Lillie MOORE. Children were: Living, Living, Living.
Saphronia ROSS was born on 10 Oct 1870 in Union Co. NC. Parents: Hosea Thomas ROSS and Sarah Catherine TRAYWICK.
Spouse: W E GRIFFIN. W E GRIFFIN and Saphronia ROSS were married on 4 Feb 1886 in Union Co. NC.
Sarah ROSS. Parents: John ROSS and Elizabeth BENNETT.
Sarah ROSS. Parents: John ROSS.
Sarah ROSS. Parents: John ROSS and Rachel HILL.
Sarah ROSS was born on 13 Jun 1802 in North Carolina.1222 She died in Sep 1880 in Hempstead TX.1222 Parents: Luke ROSS and Mary GRIMES.
Sarah ROSS was born on 9 Apr 1802 in Anson Co. NC.1394 She died on 28 Sep 1886 in Union Co. NC.513 Parents: James ROSS and Lydia Elizabeth COBURN.
Sarah ROSS292,1249 was born between 1825 and 1830 in Anson Co. NC.1395 She was listed 6th in Dugal's will, indicating she was probably the sixth daughter. She and the youngest (Martha) were also given $40 to make them equal with his other daughters to whom he had already given some property, indicating the other daughters were already married when the will was written in 1843.
The 1840 census lists Dugal Ross with 2 females 10-15, one of which would be her.
The 1870 census lists her age as 53, which would make her born 1817. She died before Jan 1881 in Union Co. NC.145 Parents: Dougal M. ROSS and Jemima BREWER.
Spouse: Ennis STATON. Ennis STATON and Sarah ROSS were married in Anson Co. NC.145,1396 In the petition for final settlement of Dugald Ross's estate, Ennis Staton is listed as the surviving husband of Sarah Staton. In the remainder of the papers he is listed Ennis Staton in right of his deceased wife. Children were: Harriet Priscila STATON, Jemima Jane STATON, Lydia Adaline STATON, Julia Ann STATON, Lafayette A STATON, Lemuel B STATON, Sarah STATON, Hezekiah STATON, J Bithel STATON.