Person:Rebecca Conkling (1)

Watchers
m. 6 Mar 1811
  1. Joseph Marsh Conkling1813 - 1891
  2. Hannah Marsh Conkling1816 - 1841
  3. Rebecca Conkling1822 - 1900
  4. Sarah Conkling1824 - 1864
  5. Pierson Cory Conkling1833 - 1909
m. 27 Dec 1838
  1. Sarah Elizabeth Ross1840 - 1917
  2. Harriet N. RossAbt 1842 - 1878
  3. Hannah M. RossAbt 1844 -
  4. Pierson Maxwell Ross1846 - 1907
  5. Mary T. (Or A.?) RossAbt 1848 -
  6. Catherine RossAbt 1851 - 1882
Facts and Events
Name Rebecca Conkling
Gender Female
Birth? 1 Feb 1822 Reily (township), Butler, Ohio, United States
Marriage 27 Dec 1838 Butler County, OHto John Newton Ross
Death? 9 Jul 1900 Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States
Burial? Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United StatesRochester Cemetary

Rebecca Conkling, daughter of Pierson and Hannah (Marsh) Conkling was born on 1 February 1822 at Reily Township (Butler County), Ohio. On 27 December 1838, she married John Newton Ross. This marriage is recorded in the Conklin family bible and also in the Butler County marriage records. By 1871 the family had moved to Topeka (Shawnee County), Kansas where John was a farmer. An 1874 Topeka city directory lists John as a farmer with the family residing at Jackson Street between Ninth and Tenth Avenue. John was born on 19 September 1820 at Butler County, Ohio and died on 15 February 1912. Rebecca died on 9 July 1900. Both John and Rebecca are buried at Rochester Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.