Sevilla M Shouse

17 January 1829–16 September 1883 (Age 54)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Sevilla M

When Sevilla M Shouse was born on 17 January 1829, in Ohio, United States, her father, Bernard VanHorn Shouse, was 31 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 4 sons and 7 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, Decatur, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilson Ross
1815–1892
Sevilla M Shouse
1829–1883
Marriage: 26 October 1848
Serena Margaret Ross
1843–1936
Steward Ross
1850–
John Stewart Ross
1849–1883
Celia A Ross
1850–1940
Henrietta Ross
1853–1924
Elizabeth J. Ross
1858–1882
Wilson C. Ross
1860–1865
Vesta Amelia Ross
1863–1941
Emma A. Ross
1865–1871
William Alfred Ross
1865–
Florence M Ross
1867–

Spouse and Children

    Wilson Ross

    Male1815–1892Male

    Female1829–1883Female

MARRIAGE
26 October 1848
Franklin, Indiana, United States
children

(11)

    Serena Margaret Ross

    Female1843–1936Female

    John Stewart Ross

    Male1849–1883Male

    Steward Ross

    Male1850–Male

    Celia A Ross

    Female1850–1940Female

    Henrietta Ross

    Female1853–1924Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 7

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 17

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schauss .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Savila Ross in household of Wilson Ross, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sevilla Shouse, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Sevilla Shouse in entry for Ruben Harding and Flora Elder Ross, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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