Person:Laura Hoss (1)

Watchers
m. 9 Mar 1830
  1. Emily Jane Hoss1831 - 1913
  2. Amanda Horn Hoss1833 - 1923
  3. Sarah Alabama Hoss1835 - 1917
  4. William Andrew Hoss, Sr1841 - 1922
  5. Mary Elizabeth Hoss1842 - 1941
  6. Laura Lavinia Hoss1845 - 1935
m. 21 Dec 1869
  1. Jessie Lee Ross1870 - 1886
  2. Jennie Alabama Ross1872 - 1960
  3. Charley Boyd Ross1874 - 1937
  4. Connie Clayton Ross1880 - 1967
Facts and Events
Name Laura Lavinia Hoss
Married Name Laura Hoss Ross
Gender Female
Birth? 8 Apr 1845 Cedar Bluff, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Marriage 21 Dec 1869 Silver Creek, Floyd, Georgia, United Statesto John Worth Ross
Death? 19 Dec 1935 Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States
Burial? 20 Dec 1935 East View Cemetery, Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States


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References
  1.   Floyd, Georgia, United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 21 Apr 1910.

    State Georgia, County Floyd. Supervisor's District No. 7, Enumeration Distriction No. 74, Sheet No. 3B.

    1688 Glenwood Militia District, Enumerated 21 April 1910.

    Dwelling 80, family 80.

    78-Ross, John W. Head. Male. White. Age 62. First marriage (40 years). Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Farmer, general farm, working on own account. Can read and write. Own mortgaged farm, farm schedule 48(?).

    79-[Ross], Laura L. Wife. Female. White. Age 65. First marriage (40 years). Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee. Can read and write.

    80-[Ross], Jennie. Daughter. Female. White. Age 37. Single. Born in Georgia; father born in Alabama; mother born in Tennessee. Can read and write.

    81-Hoss, Sarah A. Sister-in-law. Female. White. Age 74. Single. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee. Can read and write.

    82-Hoss, Mary E. Sister-in-law. Female. White. Age 67. Single. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee. Can read and write.

  2.   Floyd, Georgia, United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 8 Jun 1880.

    Inhabitants in Chulio District (962), in the County of Floyd, State of Georgia, enumerated by me on the Eighth day of June, 1880. James A. Clement. Page No. 19, Supervisor's District No. 1, Enumeration District No. 72.

    Dwelling 193, family 193.

    15-Hoss, Jacob. White. Male. Age 76. Married. Farmer. Born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee.

    16-[Hoss], Sarah V. White. Female. Age 73. Wife. Married. Keeping House. Born in Tennessee; parents born in Virginia.

    17-[Hoss], Sarah A. White. Female. Age 45. Daughter. Single. At Home. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee.

    18-[Hoss], Mary E. White. Female. Age 39. Daughter. Single. At Home. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee.

    19-Ross, John W. White. Male. Age 32. Son-in-law. Married. Farmer. Born in Georgia; parents born in Alabama.

    20-[Ross], Laura L. White. Female. Age 25. Daughter. Married. At Home. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee.

    21-[Ross], Jesse Lee. White. Female. Age 9. Daughter. Single. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama.

    22-[Ross], Jennie A. White. Female. Age 7. Daughter. Single. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama.

    23-[Ross], Charles B. White. Male. Age 6. Son. Single. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama.

    24-[Ross], Connie C. White. Female. Age 1 month (born in April). Daughter. Single. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama.

    25-Collins, John C. White. Male. Age 24. Boarder. Single. Works on farm. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia.

  3.   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 126, family 128.

    83-Ross, John W. Head. White. Male. February 1849. Age 51. Married (31 years). Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in South Carolina. Grist miller. Can read and write. Rents farm (schedule 108).

    84-[Ross], Laura L. Wife. White. Female. April 1845. Age 55. Married (31 years). Four children born, three children still living. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee. Can read and write.

    85-[Ross], Jennie A. Daughter. White. Female. July 1872. Age 27. Single. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Tennessee. Can read and write.

  4.   Floyd, Georgia, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 2 Jan 1920.

    State Georgia, County Floyd. Supervisor's District No. 7, Enumeration District No. 81, page 1A. Rome City, Ward 4. Enumerated 2 January 1920.

    1101 North Fifth Avenue, Dwelling 8, Household 9.

    29-Ross, Laura L. Head. Owned home, no mortgage. Female. White. Age 74. Widowed. Can read and write. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee.

    30-[Ross], Jennie. Daughter. Female. White. Age 47. Single. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama.

    31-[Ross], Connie. Daughter. Female. White. Age 39. Single. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama. Bookkeeper, manufacturing plant, worker.

    32-Hoss, Mary E. Sister. Female. White. Age 77. Single. Can read and write. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee.

    33-England, William C. Boarder. ale. White, Age 50. Single. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in North Carolina. Retail merchant, department store, employer.

    34-Hammond, Effie. Lodger. Female. White. Age 22. Single. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Seamstress, pants factory, worker.

    35-Bohannon, Lula Mae. Lodger. Female. White. Age 21. Single. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Seamstress, pants factory, worker.

    36-Smith, Edyth. Lodger. Female. White. Age 21. Single. Can read and write. Born in Georgia; parents born in Georgia. Seamstress, pants factory, worker.

  5.   1930 Census of Floyd, Georgia, United States, 10 Apr 1930.

    State Georgia, County Floyd, Rome city, Fourth Ward. Enumeration District 58-11, Supervisor's District No. One, Sheet 8A. Enumerated 10 April 1930.

    1101 North Fifth Avenue, Dwelling 144, Household 184

    37-Farrill, Bell B. Boarder. Female. White. Age 60. Widowed. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Alabama; father born in Georgia; mother born in Tennessee.

    38-Ross, Laura L. Head. Own home worth $5000. Not on a farm. Female. White. Age 85. Widowed. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee.

    39-[Ross], Jennie A. Daughter. Female. Age 57. Single. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama.

    40-[Ross], Connie C. Daughter. Female. White. Age 49. Single. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Georgia; father born in Georgia; mother born in Alabama. Bookkeeper, manufacturing company. Worker. At work on last regular working day.

    41-Hoss, Mary E. Sister. Female. White. Age 87. Single. Not in school; can read and write. Born in Alabama; parents born in Tennessee.

  6.   Mrs. J. W. Ross, 90, Dies on Thursday; Rites Tomorrow
           Mrs. J. W. Ross, 90, died Thursday morning at 10:30 o’clock at her residence, 1101 North Fifth Avenue, after a short illness.
           Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 3 o’clock at the Trinity M. E. church. The Rev. A. E. Scott, former pastor, will officiate, assisted by the Rev. E. W. Jones, pastor. Interment will be in East View Memorial Cemetery.
           Mrs. Ross was born in Cedar Bluff, Alabama, on April 8, 1845, and was the former Miss Laura Hoss, daughter of Jacob and Sara Vance Hoss, of Alabama. The deceased was one of the oldest and most beloved citizens of Rome.
           A devout Christian, Mrs. Ross was a member of the Trinity M. E. church and was always active in church and Sunday School work. Her husband preceded her in death a number of years ago.
           Surviving Mrs. Ross are two daughters, Misses Jennie and Connie Ross, one son, Charles Ross; one sister, Miss Betty Hoss, all of Rome; ten grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
           Pallbearers, who are requested to meet at Daniel & Son Funeral Home Friday at 2:30 o’clock, include W. C. England, C. E. Hale, Henderson Lanham, W. H. Culpepper, W. C. Rash, Tom Medlock, A. Randle and [unreadable]. [Rome newspaper, 19 December 1935] KF-in-Georgia
  7.   Mrs. J. W. Ross
           Funeral services for Mrs. J. W. Ross, who died Thursday morning at her residence, 1101 North Fifth Avenue, will be held Friday afternoon at 3 o’clock at the Trinity M. E. church. The Rev. A. E. Scott, former pastor, will officiate, assisted by the Rev. E. W. Jones, pastor, with interment in East View Memorial Cemetery. (Daniel & Son Funeral Home) [Rome newspaper, December 1935] KF-in-Georgia
  8.   Mrs. J. W. Ross
           Rome, Georgia, December 23—Funeral services for Mrs. J. W. Ross, 90, were held at the Trinity Methodist Church. Rev. A. E. Scott and Rev. E. W. Jones officiated, and interment was in East View Memorial Cemetery.
           Mrs. Ross was one of the oldest and most beloved citizens of Rome.
           She is survived by two daughters, Misses Jennie and Connie Ross; one son, Charles Ross; one sister, Miss Bettie Hoss, all of Rome. [Rome newspaper, 23 December 1935] KF-in-Georgia