Person:Jessie Ross (2)

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Jessie Gertrude Ross
m. 3 Jan 1897
  1. Jessie Gertrude Ross1897 - 1985
  2. Laura Camilla Ross1900 - 1982
  3. Elbert Hamilton Ross1902 - 1941
  4. John William Ross1903 - 1980
  5. Sarah Vance Ross1905 - 1981
  6. Jacob Benjamin Ross1912 - 1984
  7. Charles Lewis Ross1914 - 1984
  8. Lamar Ross1917 - 1999
  9. Mary Elizabeth Ross1920 - 1987
m. 9 Apr 1938
Facts and Events
Name Jessie Gertrude Ross
Married Name Jessie Ross Morris
Gender Female
Birth? 24 Dec 1897 Armuchee, Floyd, Georgia, United States
Marriage 9 Apr 1938 Georgia, United Statesto Philip Clarence Morris
Death? 14 Apri 1985 Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States
Burial? 16 Apr 1985 East View Cemetery, Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States


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  1.   Floyd, Georgia, United States. 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 15 Jun 1900.

    State Georgia, County Floyd, Supervisor's District No. 7, Enumeration District No. 125, Sheet No. 7B.

    Floyd Springs, District No. 949. Enumerated on the 15th day of June 1900.

    Dwelling 125, family 127.

    80-Ross, Charles B. Head. White. Male. February 1874. Age 26. Married (3 years). Born in Georgia. Grist miller. Can read and write. Owns (unmortgaged) home.

    81-[Ross], Katy G. Wife. White. Female. December 1880. Age 19. Married (3 years). One child born, one child still living. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Can read and write.

    82-[Ross], Jesse G. Daughter. White. Female. December 1897. Age 2. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Can read and write.

  2.   Floyd, Georgia, United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 23 Apr 1910.

    State Georgia, County Floyd. Supervisor's District No. 7, Enumeration District No. 74, Sheet No. 4B.

    1688 Glenwood Militia District, Enumerated 23 April 1910, page 4B.

    [Dwelling and household numbers are unreadable. Names are virtually unreadable.]

    55-Ross, Charlie B. Head. Male. White. Age 36. Married (13 years). Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Laborer, odd jobs. Can read and write.

    56-[Ross], Gertrude. Wife. Female. White. Age 27. Married (13 years). Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Can read and write.

    57-[Ross], Jessie G. Daughter. Female. White. Age 12. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Can read and write.

    58-[Ross], Laura C. Daughter. Female. White. Age 8. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Can read and write.

    59-[Ross], Elbert H. Son. Male. White. Age 7. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Can read and write.

    60-[Ross], John W. Son. Male. White. Age 6. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Can read and write.

    61-[Ross], Sarah V. Daughter. Female. White. Age 4. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    62-Spinler(?), Mary. Boarder. Female. White. Age 57. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Seamstress, pants mill, worker. Can read and write.

  3.   Floyd, Georgia, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 7 Jan 1920.

    State Georgia, County Floyd. Supervisor's District No. 7, Enumeration District No. 81, page 9A. Rome city, Ward 4. Enumerated 7 January 1920.
    305 West Fifth Street, Dwelling 165, Household 177.

    2-Ross, Charlie B. Head. Owned home, no mortgage. Male. White. Age 45. Married. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Machinist, plow factory, worker.

    3-[Ross], Gertrude. Wife. Female. White. Age 38. Married. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    4-[Ross], Jessie. Daughter. Female. White. Age 22. Single. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Bookkeeper, general store, worker.

    5-[Ross], Elbert. Son. Male. White. Age 17. Single. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Automobile repairer, garage, worker.

    6-[Ross], Sara. Daughter. Female. White. Age 14. Single. In school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    7-[Ross], Ben. Son. Male. White. Age 7. Single. In school. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    8-[Ross], Lewis. Son. Male. White. Age 5. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    9-[Ross], Lamar. Son. Male. White. 2-4/12. Single. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

  4.   1930 Census of Floyd, Georgia, United States, 11 Apr 1930.

    State Georgia, County Floyd, Rome city, Fourth Ward. Enumeration District No. 58-12, Supervisor's District No. One, Sheet 11A. Enumerated 11 April 1930.

    305 West Fifth Street, Dwelling 191, Household 247.

    7-Ross, Chas B. Head. Own home worth $3,500. Own a radio set. Not on a farm. Male. White. Age 56. Married (at age 23). Not in school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama. Machinist, silk mill. Not at work on last regular working day. Not a veteran.

    8-[Ross], Gertrude. Wife. Female. White. Age 49. Married (at age 16). Not in school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    9-[Ross], Jessie. Daughter. Female. White. Age 32. Single. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Bookkeeper, silk mill. At work on last regular working day.

    10-[Ross], Sara. Daughter. Female. White. Age 24. Single. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Chemist, silk mill. At work on last regular working day.

    11-[Ross], Ben. Son. Male. White. Age 18. Single. In school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    12-[Ross], Lewis. Son. Male. White. Age 16. Single. In school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    13-[Ross], Lamar. Son. Male. White. Age 13. Single. In school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    14-[Ross], Elizabeth. Daughter. Female. White. Age 10. Single. In school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

    15-[Ross], Virginia. Daughter. Female. White. Age 6. Single. In school.

  5.         Mrs. Jessie Ross Morris, 87, 505 North 5th Avenue, died Sunday morning at a Rome health-care center.
          Mrs. Morris was a native of Floyd County, born December 24, 1897, the daughter of Charles B. and Gertrude Simmons Ross. Prior to retirement she was employed by Berry College as a crafts teacher and was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church. Mrs. Morris was preceded in death by her husband Clarence Morris, September 22, 1956, to whom she was married April 9, 1938.
           Survivors are one step-daughter, Mrs. Joe (Roberta) Smith, Rome; one brother, Lamar (Doc) Ross, Rome; two sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Trammell, Rome, and Mrs. Virginia Hardin, Harlingen, Texas; nieces and nephews.
           Graveside services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday at the East View Cemetery with the Revs. Richard Smith and Scobie Branson officiating. [Rome News-Tribune, April 1985.] KF-in-Georgia