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Walter Charteris Ross

Death: Died
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Son of Colonel George William Holmes Ross and Adelaide Lucy Ross
Husband of Gertrude May Ross and Mary Ross
Father of Jean Marina True O'Connor
Brother of Louisa Jane Hamilton Ross and Ida Eleonora Constance Willoughby, Baroness Middleton

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About Walter Charteris Ross

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"VIII. Walter Charteris Ross, born on the 5th of August, 1857. He also, in early life, entered the army, joining the Second Battalion Durham Light Infantry (68th Regiment) as Lieutenant. He was serving with it in India at the time of his brother's death, having obtained the rank of Captain. He is now Major serving with his regiment in India. Shortly after succeeding to the Cromarty estates he came home on leave and on the 8th of June, 1887, at St Stephen's Church, South Kensington, married May, third daughter of the distinguished General Sir Donald Stewart, Baronet, G.C.B,, late Commander-in-Chief in India, and now Governor of Chelsea Hospital, with issue— a daughter, Pamela May. His wife died in India on the 2nd of June, 1891, and he married secondly in 1897."

SOURCE: History of the Munros of Fowlis: with genealogies of the principal families of the name to which are added those of Lexington and New England; Alexander Mackenzie; 1898; page 168

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