Annie Laura Ross

27 February 1868–27 January 1904 (Age 35)
Black Oak, Caldwell, Missouri, United States

The Life of Annie Laura

When Annie Laura Ross was born on 27 February 1868, in Black Oak, Caldwell, Missouri, United States, her father, James T. Ross, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Davis, was 27. She lived in Davis Township, Caldwell, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Braymer, Caldwell, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 27 January 1904, in Caldwell, Missouri, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Black Oak Cemetery, Braymer, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

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James T. Ross
Elizabeth Jane Davis
John Charles Ross
Dennis J Ross
Mary Jane Ross
William Walter Ross
George A Ross
James A. Ross
Annie Laura Ross
Margaret Frances Ross
Samuel T Ross
James D Ross
Elizabeth E Ross
Eva H Ross
Clyde Ely Ross
Hattie M Ross
Verna M Ross

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 13

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from Rots near Caen in Normandy, probably named with the Germanic element rod ‘clearing’. Compare Rhodes . This was the original home of a family de Ros, who were established in Kent in 1130 .2 Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places called Ross or Roos(e), deriving the name from Welsh rhós ‘upland’ or moorland, or from a British ancestor of this word, which also had the sense ‘promontory’. This is the sense of the cognate Gaelic word ros. Known sources of the surname include Roos in Humberside (formerly in East Yorkshire) and the region of northern Scotland known as Ross. Other possible sources are Ross-on-Wye in Herefordshire, Ross in Northumbria (which is on a promontory), and Roose in Lancashire3 English and German: from the Germanic personal name Rozzo, a short form of the various compound names with the first element hrōd ‘renown’, introduced into England by the Normans in the form Roce.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Ross in household of James Ross, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Anna A Ross in household of James Ross, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Anna L Ross in household of James T Ross, "United States Census, 1880"

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