Person:William Ross (120)

William Ross
d.bef. 24 May 1813 Augusta County, Virginia
m. bef. 1744
  1. William Ross1744 - bef 1813
  2. Nancy RossAbt 1745 -
  3. Jane RossABT 1750 -
  4. Edward Ross1754 - 1837
  5. John Ross, Jr.Abt 1756 -
  6. Mary Rossabt 1758 -
  7. Elizabeth 'Betsy' RossABT 1760 -
  • HWilliam Ross1744 - bef 1813
  • WJane AllisonABT 1752 - 1827
m. 29 December 1770
  1. Margaret Rossabt 1773 -
  2. Mary 'Polly' Ross1774 - 1859
  3. John Harvey Ross1775 - 1848
  4. Jane Ross1779 - 1845
  5. James Allison Ross1800 -
Facts and Events
Name William Ross
Gender Male
Birth? 1744 County Fermanagh, Ireland
Marriage 29 December 1770 Botetourt County, Virginiato Jane Allison
Death? bef. 24 May 1813 Augusta County, Virginia
Burial? Mt. Bethel Presbyterian Cemetery, Greenville, Greene County, Tennessee
Vital Records

There are 23 vital records available on MyHeritage for William Ross, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.

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William Ross was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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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.