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William Ross

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newk, Inverness-shire, Scotland
Death: Died in Grampain View, Newtonmore, Kingussie, Inverness-shire, Scotland
Cause of death: Cancer of the liver 1.5 years
Place of Burial: Newtonmore Cemetery, Inverness-shire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of John Ross and Amelia "Emily" Douglas
Husband of Anne Ross
Father of Lydia J Ross; Donald Ross; William Ross; Isabella Ross Pape; Amelia Emily Ross and 2 others

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About William Ross

Builder of houses, coffins and cradles. Built the stone house Isabella was born in.

Isabella used to help her father by stuffing the pillows for the coffins,

An apprentice by the name of Charles Smith lived with the Ross family in 1891. He later moved to live with his uncle.

Another apprentice named John Rae lived with the family in 1901.

Headstone reads:

 In Loving Memory of William Ross Who died 30th

July 1906 aged 62 years and his wife Annie Cameron who

died 24th Jan 1929 aged 72 years and their daughters

Amelia Douglas Ross Accidentally Drowned 9th OCTOBER 1890

Aged 1 Year & 10 months

  Amelia Ross Who Died 3rd Jan 1913 Aged 19 Years 
 Also their  sin William Ross Who Died 26th Nov 1944
 Aged 58 years 

on the side of the stone it says Cameron Kingussie

1851 Scotland Census

about William Ross

Name: William Ross

Age: 7

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844

Relationship: Son

Mother's Name: Emily

Gender: Male

Where born: Kingussie, Inverness

Parish Number: 102

Civil Parish: Kingussie and Insh

Town: Newtonmoor

County: Inverness

Address: 47 Distillery

ED: 4

Page: 13 (click to see others on page)

Household schedule number: 63

Line: 10

Roll: CSSCT1851_23

Household Members: Name Age

Emily Davidson 35

William Ross 7


1871 Scotland Census

about William Ross

Name: William Ross

Age: 26

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1845

Relationship: Son

Mother's Name: Emily

Gender: Male

Where born: Kingussie, Inverness

Registration Number: 102

Registration district: Kingussie and Insh

Civil Parish: Kingussie and Insh

County: Invernessshire

Address: House Newtonmore

Occupation: House Carpenter

ED: 3

Household schedule number: 50

Line: 2

Roll: CSSCT1871_18

Household Members: Name Age

Emily Douglas 56

William Ross 26



            
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William Ross's Timeline

1844
1844
Newk, Inverness-shire, Scotland
1884
1884
Age 40
Kingussie, Inverness-shire, Scotland
1885
1885
Age 41
Kingussie, Inverness-shire, Scotland
1887
1887
Age 43
Kingussie, Inverness-shire, Scotland
1889
January 1889
Age 45
1890
August 9, 1890
Age 46
Newtonmore, Inverness-shire, Scotland
1894
1894
Age 50
Kingussie, Inverness-shire, Scotland
1897
1897
Age 53
Kingussie, Inverness-shire, Scotland
1906
July 30, 1906
Age 62
Grampain View, Newtonmore, Kingussie, Inverness-shire, Scotland