John Ross Wetherman

7 November 1855–25 November 1908 (Age 53)
Dublin, Ireland

The Life of John Ross

John Ross Wetherman was born on 7 November 1855, in Dublin, Ireland. He married Anne Gregson in 1879, in London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lewisham, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died on 25 November 1908, in Longueuil, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 53, and was buried in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Ross Wetherman
1855–1908
Anne Gregson
1856–1935
Marriage: 1879
Arthur Guy Lewis Warwick Wetherman
1881–
Ethel Maud Wetherman
1883–1884
Ivor Ross Wetherman
1885–1926
Gladys Muriel Ross Wetherman
1887–
Amy Gertrude Ross Wetherman
1888–1889
Geraldine Victoria Wetherman
1897–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1879
London, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1869

Age 14

""
1871

Age 16

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 25

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained; perhaps an occupational name for a shepherd, in particular one who castrated rams, from Middle English weder ‘wether’, ‘castrated ram’ + man ‘man’.2 Americanized form of German Wettermann, a variant of Wetter 2, with the addition of the Middle High German suffix -man ‘man’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Wetherman in entry for Ethel Maud Wetherman, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
  • John Ross Wetherman in entry for Amy Gertrude Ross Wetherman, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • John in entry for Ethel M. M. Wetherman, "Massachusetts, Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.