Arthur Brown Ross, US Congress

Jefferson County, Mississippi, United States

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Arthur Brown Ross

Birthdate: (59)
Birthplace: Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USA
Death: August 6, 1806 (59)
Jefferson, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
Place of Burial: Beech Hill Ceme. near Red Lick Station, Jefferson Co., MS
Immediate Family:

Son of Isaac Ross, Sr. and Jean M. Alexander
Husband of Hannah Ross
Father of Sarah Conger O'Quinn; Eli Kershaw Ross; Isaac Arthur Brown Ross; Abigail Gibson Ross; John Isaac Wayne Ross and 3 others
Brother of Elizabeth Ross; Abagail Ross; Mary Conger; Isaac Ross; Jean Brown Moores and 1 other
Half brother of John Brown Alexander; <private> Alexander; Euphemia Conger and Isaac Ross

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About Arthur Brown Ross, US Congress

Member of the House of Representatives for district between the Broad and Catawba Rivers

Also a delegate from the section of which Fairfield Co. SC was part, took two weeks by carriage to make the trip to Washington

   Feb. Term 1797, Grand Jury Drawn from Box No. 1 and No. 2: James Rochell, Arthur B. Ross
   August Term 1797, Grand Jury Drawn from Box No. 1 and No. 2 . . . Abner Ross . . . The Grand Jury Impannel'd & Sworn . . . Arthur B. Ross foreman

Arthur Brown Ross was two years the junior of his sister Elizabeth, and

must have been her playmate, but in after years, his removal to South Carolina

and her marriage to William Moores in North Carolina necessarily caused a

separation, which was a grief to both.

Arthur Brown Ross mentions the death of his sister, Elizabeth Moores, in

his diary, and this simple statement, together with the record of her birth, is all

that we have to chronicle of her.

William Moores, who was a brother of Henry Moores, lived near Salisbury, N. C.,

in the same neighborhood with the Congers, Morgans and Rounsavals.

The date of birth, marriage and death of William Moores has not been found in

the various family records, but he is mentioned in A. B. Ross's diary, and was living in 1800. It is a regrettable fact that complete records of the descendants of William Moores and his wife, Elizabeth Ross Moores, have not been furnished by their descendants, but enough has been given to form a nucleus for further research, and will therefore be of interest to the families connected with them. Record of only one child of this union is here given. Further information will be appreciated.

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Arthur Brown Ross, US Congress's Timeline

August 9, 1746
Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USA
September 30, 1769
Age 23
September 23, 1771
Age 25
April 30, 1772
Age 25
October 6, 1773
Age 27
December 6, 1775
Age 29
April 19, 1778
Age 31
March 4, 1785
Age 38
Kershaw, SC, USA
Age 48