Doddridge County Roots

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Edward Stonewall ROSS

Male 1870 - 1946  (75 years)


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  • Name Edward Stonewall ROSS 
    Born 19 Aug 1870  Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900, 1910, 1930  New Milton District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Mar 1946  Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Blandville Cemetery, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Person ID I1023  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2010 

    Father James ROSS,   b. 25 Jun 1819, Bath Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1894  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Sarah Ann LINKSWILER,   b. 28 Apr 1835, Bath Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1907, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F3332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Olive Belle HUSK,   b. 6 Jan 1875, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1956, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1897  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Notes 
    • 1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (New Milton District), enumerated on Jun 4 1900:
      Stonewall E. Ross, 28, b. Aug 1871, farmer, married 3 yrs; wife Olive B, 25, b. Jan 1875, mother of one child (still living); son Franklin E, 7 months, b. Oct 1899; mother Sarah, 65, b. Apr 1835, widowed, mother of 10 children (number still living may be 9, but appears to be one, which would not be correct).

      1910 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (New Milton District), enumerated on May 4 1910:
      Stonewall Ross, 39, farmer, married 11 yrs; wife Olive Ross, 35, mother of 2 children (both still living); son Franklin Ross, 10; son Howard Ross, 8; sister Mary Ross, 34, single; boarder Harvey Davis, 16.
    Children 
    +1. Franklin Edwin ROSS,   b. 12 Oct 1899, New Milton, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1979, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. Howard Everett M. ROSS,   b. 26 Aug 1901, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1989, Louisville, Stark Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. (Male) ROSS,   b. 19 Feb 1904, New Milton, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Aug 1870 - Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1946 - Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blandville Cemetery, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1563] Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, DR Bk 5, p. 146-B.

    2. [S1563] Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, DR Bk 5, p. 146-B.
      Identified as Edward Stonewall Ross, married, b. Aug 19 1870 in Blandville, son of James Ross & Sarah Linkswaller [sic], d. Mar 18 1946 at Blandville, buried at Blandville. Informant: "Mrs. Edward Ross, Blandville." Name given in obituary and death record of son Frank as Edwin Stonewall Ross, but Edward is found in all other sources, including his own obituary, death record and headstone.

    3. [S14] Obituary.

    4. [S1773] Doddridge County WV Deaths 1853-1969, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101).

    5. [S5] Headstone.
      Name appears as Edward S. Ross.

    6. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR Bk 5, p. 382.
      Groom identified as "E. S. Ross."

    7. [S110] Obituary of husband.