Facts and Events
William Ross was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Will of William Ross
- Page 265.--10th December, 1812. William Ross' will--To wife, Jane; daughter, Elizabeth Gleave; son and daughter, Daniel and Margaret Green; son and daughter, Adam and Mary Russell; son, John; son and daughter, Moses and Jane Russell; daughter, Letty Ross; son and daughter, Samuel and Margret Ross; nephew, Wm. Ross; son, William. Teste: David Leonard, Benj. Greve. Executors, wife Jane and William Ross, Jr. Proved, 24th May, 1813. Executors qualify.
Records of William Ross in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond - 1793--November 15, Daniel Green and John McClure, surety. Daniel Green and Margaret Ross, daughter of Wm. Ross (consent). Teste: James McGummery, Henry Laywell.
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond - 1799--May 13, Adam Russell and John Ross, surety. Adam Russell and Polly Ross, daughter of William Ross and sister to John Ross, and of age.
- Vol. 2 - APRIL, 1804 (M and O). - Jno. McFarland, attorney for Sarah Jane and Agness Hutcheson, vs. William Ross--Ejectment.