Margaret Frances Ross

25 January 1870–1 May 1922 (Age 52)
Braymer, Caldwell, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Frances

When Margaret Frances Ross was born on 25 January 1870, in Braymer, Caldwell, Missouri, United States, her father, James T. Ross, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Davis, was 29. She married Oliver Perry Morton Barron on 22 February 1888, in Caldwell, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Davis Township, Caldwell, Missouri, United States in 1870. She died on 1 May 1922, in Hill Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States, at the age of 52.

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Oliver Perry Morton Barron
Margaret Frances Ross
Marriage: 22 February 1888
Ernest Edward Barron
Everett James Russell Barron
Verna Viola Victoria Barron

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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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  • Marget Jones in household of Danil Jones, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maggie Jones in household of Daniel Jones, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret F Ross in household of James Ross, "United States Census, 1870"

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