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Re: Ross Family

Posted: 10 Aug 2008 11:17AM GMT
Classification: Query
The will of William Douglas, signed by mark, dtd 2 Jan 1836, probated June 1837 court, Bath Co., VA, [Bath Co. Will Book 4, P. 356], names 6 "children by Betsy Ross": "Sally, Sophia, Rebecca, Benjamin, William, & Anderson Ross". Also names children, Peggy, wife of Fountain Morrison; Theresa Stuart, wife of Charles; Caroline Stuart, wife of Edward, Juliet Stuart, wife of Adam; Mary Griffith, wife of Douglas; Henson Griffith; & Jilson/Gilson, alias Griffith. Henson & Jilson bear the same surname as Mary, but are referred to as children of William So, 13 persons called his children, the mother(s) of 7 children not stated. William refers to the estate of his father, Benjamin Douglas.
Sally ROSS is, I believe, the Sarah Ellen Ross, b. 1811, Bath Co.; d. 30 May 1869, Bath Co., daughter of William Douglas & Elizabeth Ross, who m. 4 Jul 1836, Bath Co., Gabriel Lee Cauley, b. 28 Feb 1809, d. 1891, Bath Co., son of John & Catherine SNEAD Cauley.
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