Sevilla M Shouse

Brief Life History of Sevilla M

When Sevilla M Shouse was born on 17 January 1829, in Ohio, United States, her father, Bernard VanHorn Shouse, was 32 and her mother, Rachael Parmer, was 27. She married Wilson Ross on 26 October 1848, in Franklin, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 16 September 1883, in Salt Creek Township, Decatur, Indiana, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Ross Cemetery, New Point, Salt Creek Township, Decatur, Indiana, United States.

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Wilson Ross
Sevilla M Shouse
Marriage: 26 October 1848
John Stewart Ross
Celia A Ross
Henrietta Ross
Elizabeth J. Ross
Wilson C. Ross
Vesta Amelia Ross
Emma A. Ross
William Alfred Ross
Florence M. Ross

Sources (17)

  • Cevilla Ross in household of Wilson Ross, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sevilla Shouse, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Sevilla Shouse Ross, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schauss .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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