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ROSS (Soundex R200) — See also ANDROSS, BENDROSS, BROSS, CROSS, DUROSS, GROSS, KINROSS, KOSS, KROSS, LACROSS, MANROSS, MONTROSS, MOROSS, NORCROSS, NOSS, PETROSS, POSS, PROSS, RASS, RESS, ROES, ROESE, ROESS, ROOS, ROOSE, ROS, ROSE, ROSSA, ROSSALL, ROSSANO, ROSSBACH, ROSSBURG, ROSSDALE, ROSSE, ROSSEAU, ROSSEL, ROSSELL, ROSSELLI, ROSSELLO, ROSSER, ROSSETER, ROSSETTI, ROSSI, ROSSIER, ROSSIN, ROSSING, ROSSIO, ROSSIT, ROSSITER, ROSSITTO, ROSSKAM, ROSSKOPF, ROSSLER, ROSSLYN, ROSSMAN, ROSSO, ROSSON, ROSSOW, ROSSUCK, ROSSUM, ROSSWELL, ROSSWOG, ROSSY, ROUSE, ROUSS, ROWSE, ROYS, ROYSE, ROZE, RUIZ, RUSS, RUSSE, STROSS, TALBOT-ROSS.

  ROSS: See also Alvarus Payson Adams — John Gardner Adams — Horace J. Austin — Ray Dudley Avery — Harrison Garey Bagwell — William Robert Bayes — Frederick Leonard Blackmon — Frank Clifford Bruton — Burnett Mitchell Chiperfield — Robert Bruce Chiperfield — Claude Burnett Chiperfield — Jefferson Helm Claypool — William Miller Collier — James Sanford Davenport — Harry Marshall Deputy — Ferdinand Butler Earhart — Deirdre Griswold — Ross Carlos Hall — Oren Harris — Edwin McPherson Holden — Arthur Wesley Holden — Emil A. Jackson — Theodore Jaeckel — William Dean Kellogg — Philip Barton Key — Paul Dominque Laxalt — Charles Henry Maull — George Clifton Maull — Albert Quitman May — David Winfield Mulvane — Giles Jared Patterson — Giles Jared Patterson — John Warren Prine — Elliott Roosevelt — Saundra Ross Johnson — Courtney R. Ross-Tait — Rachel Talbot-Ross — Thomas Ross Wallace — Ralph Armstead Watkins — Noble Willingham — Ida Lee Willis
  Ross, A. W. — of Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Abner — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 40th District, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Albert — of Kahoka, Clark County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Clark County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Albert M. — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Albert W. — of Brooksville, Bracken County, Ky. Druggist; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Irene Buckner Blackerby (daughter of William O'Rear Blackerby (1853-?)).
  Ross, Alex F. — of Jackson, Amador County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Alexander D. — of Litchfield, Meeker County, Minn. Postmaster at Litchfield, Minn., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Alice Cort — of New York. Right To Life candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1994, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Ross, Alice M. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1940, 1944 (alternate; member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1940-41. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Allen S. — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 8th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Ross, Allen S. — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2008 (alternate), 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Ross, Andrew F. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Ann E. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Republican. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 79th District, 1975; candidate for secretary of state of Kentucky, 1983. Female. Still living as of 1983.
  Ross, Anthony B. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Arnold See I. Arnold Ross
  Ross, Asa M. — of Thompson, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Thompson; defeated, 1904; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Asa M. — of Putnam, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Ayers K. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 10th District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Azariah L. — of Avon Township (now Rochester Hills), Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Avon Township, Michigan; elected 1904, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, B. — of Cameron, Clinton County, Mo. Postmaster at Cameron, Mo., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Barbara — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 5th District, 1986. Female. Still living as of 1986.
  Ross, Barbara B. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Ross, Ben See Charles Ben Ross
  Ross, Mrs. Ben See Mrs. C. Ben Ross
  Ross, Benjamin Franklin — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Mayor of Macon, Ga., 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Ross, Bernice — of Holden, Johnson County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Johnson County Democratic Party, 1967. Female. Still living as of 1967.
  Ross, Betty B. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1960 (alternate), 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Ross, Beverly — Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Bruce See W. Bruce Ross
  Ross, C. Ben See Charles Ben Ross
  Ross, Mrs. C. Ben — of Parma, Canyon County, Idaho. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, C. C. — Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Oklahoma, 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, C. H. — of Diamond, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Diamond, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, C. P. — of Wood County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 1st District, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Carson — of Blue Springs, Jackson County, Mo. Mayor of Blue Springs, Mo., 2008-. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Charles — of Atlantic County, N.J. Independent candidate for New Jersey state senate District 2, 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Ross, Charles B. — of Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H. Dry candidate for delegate to New Hampshire convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Charles Ben (1876-1946) — also known as C. Ben Ross — of Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho. Born in Parma, Canyon County, Idaho, December 27, 1876. Democrat. Farmer; mayor of Pocatello, Idaho, 1922-30; Governor of Idaho, 1931-37; candidate for U.S. Senator from Idaho, 1936. Congregationalist. Member, Farm Bureau; Elks; Eagles; Rotary; Kiwanis. Died March 31, 1946 (age 69 years, 94 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John M. Ross and Jeannette (Hadley) Ross; married to Edna R. Reavis.
  Ross, Charles D. — of Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 73rd District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Ross, Charles D. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Ross, Charles M. — of West Haverstraw, Rockland County, N.Y. Postmaster at West Haverstraw, N.Y., 1915-21. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Charles N. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Auburn, N.Y., 1874; New York state treasurer, 1876-77; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Charles S. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1940; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Christopher W. S. (b. 1943) — of California. Born in Quito, Ecuador, of American parents, March 3, 1943. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Algeria, 1988-91; Syria, 1991-98. Executive director, Search for Common Ground in the Middle East. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Claude George Anthony Ross (1917-2006).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Ross, Chuck, Jr. — of Hinesburg, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Vermont, 2004-08; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Clair See F. Clair Ross
  Ross, Clair See G. Clair Ross
  Ross, Claude George Anthony (1917-2006) — also known as Claude G. Ross — of California. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., 1917. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Mexico City, 1940-41; Quito, 1941-45; U.S. Consul in Athens, 1945-49; Beirut, 1954-56; U.S. Ambassador to Central African Republic, 1963-67; Haiti, 1967-69; Tanzania, 1969-72. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Washington, D.C., January 18, 2006 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1940 to Antigone Andrea Oeterson (died 2004); father of Christopher W. S. Ross (1943-).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Ross, Clyde — of Liberal, Seward County, Kan. Mayor of Liberal, Kan., 1953, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Custer E. — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, D. I., Jr. — Republican. South Carolina Republican state chair, 1977-80. Still living as of 1980.
  Ross, D. William — of Maine. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Dan — of South Carolina. Republican. Presidential Elector for South Carolina, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Ross, Daniel — of Clinton County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1797-98. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Daniel — Republican. Candidate for Delaware state treasurer, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Ross, Daniel H. — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Republican. Postmaster at Missoula, Mont., 1903-12. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Darlene — of Shawano, Shawano County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, David (1755-1800) — of Maryland. Born in Prince George's County, Md., February 12, 1755. Major in Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Delegate to Continental Congress from Maryland, 1787-89. Episcopalian. Died in Frederick County, Md., 1800 (age about 45 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ross, David (1920-1997) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Zeradov, Poland, November 28, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Bronx County 5th District, 1951-53; resigned 1953; state court judge in New York, 1969-79, 1979-97. Died of leukemia, at Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., August 25, 1997 (age 76 years, 270 days). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Dawn M. — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Ross, DeForrest (b. 1854) — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Allegan County, Mich., 1854. College professor; Citizens candidate for mayor of Ypsilanti, Mich., 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Dennis A. — of Lakeland, Polk County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Ross, Dillon — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Ross, Donald J. — of Gloucester, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Donald P. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County 3rd District, 1935-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Donald Roe (1922-2013) — also known as Donald R. Ross — of Nebraska. Born in Orleans, Harlan County, Neb., June 8, 1922. U.S. Attorney for Nebraska, 1954-56; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1970-87; took senior status 1987. Died in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., December 18, 2013 (age 91 years, 193 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Ross, Donald W. — of Maine. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Doug See Douglas Ross
  Ross, Douglas (b. 1942) — also known as Doug Ross — of Oak Park, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 15, 1942. Democrat. Economist; legislative aide to U.S. Rep. Neil Staebler, 1963; to U.S. Rep. John Dingell, 1965; to U.S. Sen. Joseph Tydings, 1969-70; founder, Michigan Citizens Lobby, 1973; executive director, Michigan Common Cause, 1975; member of Michigan state senate 15th District, 1979-82; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1982; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1998. Jewish. Member, Common Cause. Still living as of 1998.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Ross, Duane See F. Duane Ross
  Ross, Duncan — of Bon Homme, Bon Homme County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, E. C. — of Manila, Philippines. Honorary Consul for Panama in Manila, Philippine Islands, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Edgar De L'isle — also known as Edgar Ross — of St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1988; member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1993-94; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the Virgin Islands, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Ross, Edmund Gibson (1826-1907) — also known as Edmund G. Ross — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Born in Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio, December 7, 1826. Republican. Delegate to Kansas state constitutional convention, 1859; major in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1866-71; candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1880; Governor of New Mexico Territory, 1885-89. Presbyterian. Thought to have cast the deciding vote in the Senate to acquit President Andrew Johnson. His grandson, Edmund Fessenden Cobb, was an actor who appeared in over 200 movies and serials including Citizen Kane and The Last Hurrah. Died, of pneumonia, in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., May 8, 1907 (age 80 years, 152 days). Interment at Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque, N.M.
  Relatives: Son of Sylvester Flint Ross (1798-1873) and Sinthy (Rice) Ross (1805-1875); brother-in-law of Edwin Mortimer Hewins (1839-1898); brother of William Wallace Ross; married to Fanny M. Lathrop (1827-1899); uncle of May Ross (1856-1937; who married Meredith Pinxton Snyder).
  Political family: Ross family.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, Edmund Lee (b. 1852) — also known as Edmund L. Ross — of Cape May Court House, Cape May County, N.J. Born in Cape May Court House, Cape May County, N.J., March 10, 1852. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cape May County, 1892-94; member of New Jersey state senate from Cape May County, 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Edward — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Elias — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Elmer Edgar — of Central City, Merrick County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Elmer F. — of Platte City, Platte County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Platte County Democratic Party, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Elmore P. (1809-1879) — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Born in Dover, Dutchess County, N.Y., May 18, 1809. Democrat. Postmaster at Auburn, N.Y., 1853-58; banker; railroad president; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860. Died May 19, 1879 (age 70 years, 1 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Caroline Akin.
  Ross, Elsie — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 10th District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Ross, Emanuel — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Independence League candidate for New York state senate 5th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Enoch — of Washington County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Washington County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Erlunia J. T. (1863-1939) — also known as Erlunia J. Tourtellotte — of Thompson, Windham County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, 1863. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Thompson, 1920. Female. Died in 1939 (age about 76 years). Interment at East Thompson Cemetery, Thompson, Conn.
  Relatives: Daughter of Charles Wesley Tourtellotte (1840-1916) and Hannah Jane (Leach) Tourtellotte (1843-1914); married to Fernando C. Ross (1859-1930).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, Ernest William (b. 1913) — also known as Ernest W. Ross — of Marion, McDowell County, N.C. Born in Marion, McDowell County, N.C., September 5, 1913. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state senate 27th District, 1959. Methodist. Member, Rotary. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Elisha Joseph Ross and Mary Etta (Cannon) Ross.
  Ross, Erskine Mayo (1845-1928) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Culpeper County, Va., June 30, 1845. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; justice of California state supreme court, 1880-86; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of California, 1887-95; Judge of U.S. Circuit Court for the 9th Circuit, 1895-1911; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1895-1925; took senior status 1925. Member, Alpha Tau Omega. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 10, 1928 (age 83 years, 163 days). Interment at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of William Buckner Ross (1806-1869) and Eizabeth Mayo (Thom) Ross (1816-1874); married, May 7, 1874, to Inez Hannah Bettis (1853-1907); married 1909 to Ida (Haraszthy) Hancock (1843-1913); nephew of Cameron Erskine Thom (1825-1915); first cousin thrice removed of Paul Carrington; second cousin twice removed of William Henry Cabell; third cousin once removed of Edward Carrington Cabell.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, F. C. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 14th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, F. Clair — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1937-41; Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1941-44; candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1942; superior court judge in Pennsylvania; elected 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, F. Duane — of Michigan. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 23rd Circuit, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Ross, Finlay (c.1847-1933) — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Born in Toronto, Ontario, about 1847. Mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1897-1900, 1905-06. Presbyterian. Died February 23, 1933 (age about 86 years). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Wichita, Kan.
  Ross, Francis M. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Whig. Postmaster at Charlotte, N.C., 1852-61. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Frank B. — of Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colo. Postmaster at Castle Rock, Colo., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Frank F. — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Carthage, Mo., 1933-40 (acting, 1933-36). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Fred — of Belle Fourche, Butte County, S.Dak.; Arpan, Butte County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 48th District, 1925-32. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, G. Clair — of Salem, Harrison County, W.Va. Postmaster at Salem, W.Va., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, G. R. — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Muskegon, Mich., 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Gale — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Mayor of Erie, Pa., 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Galen Starr — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George (1730-1779) — of Pennsylvania. Born in New Castle, New Castle County, Del., May 10, 1730. Delegate to Continental Congress from Pennsylvania, 1774; signer, Declaration of Independence, 1776; state court judge in Pennsylvania, 1779. Died July 14, 1779 (age 49 years, 65 days). Interment at Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Brother of Gertrude Ross (who married George Read) and Elizabeth Ross (who married Edward Biddle (1738-1779)).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Appleton family of Massachusetts; Read family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, George — of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1876, 1888; member of Pennsylvania state senate 10th District, 1887-94. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1918 (Bronx County 7th District), 1923 (Queens County 4th District). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1942, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George C. — of Benton, Franklin County, Ill. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1876; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George C. — of San Mateo, San Mateo County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George C. — of Atchison, Atchison County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Ross, George F. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George Oscar — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, George R. — of Jackson Springs, Moore County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Moore County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Giles (b. 1816) — of Livingston County, Mich. Born in 1816. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1871-72, 1877-78 (Livingston County 2nd District 1871-72, Livingston County 1877-78). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Guillermo — of Gulfport, Harrison County, Miss. Vice-Consul for Argentina in Gulfport, Miss., 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Guy — of Lamar, Barton County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Lamar, Mo., 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, H. C. — of Malvern, Carroll County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, H. P. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, H. R. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Kansas 7th District, 1912; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Hamilton M. (1838-1912) — of Passaic, Passaic County, N.J. Born in 1838. Democrat. House painter; candidate for mayor of Passaic, N.J., 1909. Died in Passaic, Passaic County, N.J., April 17, 1912 (age about 73 years). Interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, N.J.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth McConnell.
  Ross, Harlow B. — of Owosso, Shiawassee County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Harold — of Roanoke, Va. Republican. Acting postmaster at Roanoke, Va., 1959-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Ross, Harriet — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 5th District, 1987. Female. Still living as of 1987.
  Ross, Harry C. — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Harvey J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Insurance business; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 16th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Heck — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Mayor of Des Moines, Iowa, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Henry — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives; elected 1964, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Ross, Henry Davis (1861-1945) — also known as Henry D. Ross — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Berryville, Carroll County, Ark., September 12, 1861. Democrat. Member of Arizona territorial House of Representatives, 1892-94; justice of Arizona state supreme court, 1912-45; died in office 1945; chief justice of Arizona Supreme Court, 1927-29, 1933-35, 1939-41, 1945; died in office 1945. Presbyterian. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science. Died February 9, 1945 (age 83 years, 150 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Ross and Emily (Terrell) Ross; married, April 24, 1890, to Margaret Wheeler.
  Ross, Henry Howard (1790-1862) — also known as Henry H. Ross — of Essex, Essex County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1790. Whig. U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1825-27; delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839. Died in 1862 (age about 72 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ross, Henry T. (1883-1973) — of Brighton Township, Livingston County, Mich. Born November 5, 1883. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Livingston County, 1915-20; member of Michigan state senate 13th District, 1921-24; defeated in primary, 1930; supervisor of Brighton Township, Michigan, 1938; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944. Died in 1973 (age about 89 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 29, 1916, to Mary Brown.
  Ross, Herbert E. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Republican. Postmaster at Jacksonville, Fla., 1922-33 (acting, 1922). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Herman H. — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Hervey — of Gloversville, Fulton County, N.Y. Postmaster at Gloversville, N.Y., 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Hiram William — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Mayor of Sioux Falls, Dakota Territory, 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Hosea H. — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1923-28. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Hubert W. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, I. Arnold — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 9th District, 1934; defeated, 1932, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Ichabod — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Inez — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Ross, Isaac — of Hanover, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1848-50. Burial location unknown.
J. D. Ross Ross, J. D. (b. 1859) — of Clinton, Big Stone County, Minn. Born in Mecklenburg Schwerin (now Mecklenburg-Verpommern), Germany, May 4, 1859. Hardware and farm implement business; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 48, 1917-18. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Ross, J. D. — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, J. D. — Member, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1935-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, J. Martin — of Mauch Chunk (now part of Jim Thorpe), Carbon County, Pa. Burgess of Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Mrs. J. O. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, J. S. — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Mayor of Carthage, Mo., 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, J. W. — of Connersville, Fayette County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Jack — of Carson City, Nev. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Jack Ferrell (1791-1837) — Born October 29, 1791. Secretary of state of Alabama, 1818. Died, of yellow fever, Mobile, Mobile County, Ala., October 12, 1837 (age 45 years, 348 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Ross and Temperance (Ferrell) Ross; married to Anne Amelia Fisher and Mary (Bolling) Tabb.
  Ross, Jacqueline — of Ipswich, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, James (1762-1847) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania, 1762. U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1794-1803; received 5 electoral votes for Vice-President, 1816. Died in 1847 (age about 85 years). Interment at Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ross, James — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County, 1803-05. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James — of Hancock, Houghton County, Mich. Postmaster at Hancock, Mich., 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James — of Sisseton Agency, Roberts County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 34th District, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Postmaster at New Rochelle, N.Y., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1912 (member, Credentials Committee; speaker), 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James — of Beaver, Beaver County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ross, James — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 4th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Ross, James A. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Farmer-Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 3rd District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James D. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James E. — of Wilsonburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 13th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Ross, James E. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 47th District, 1973-90. Still living as of 1990.
  Ross, James H. — of York County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 28th District, 1879-86. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James H. — of Pulaski County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Pulaski County, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James H. — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928; mayor of Lancaster, Pa., 1934-38. Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Ross, James J. — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Austin, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James M. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Philippine Islands, 1944 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, James S. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Jeffrey — of Harris County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Ross, Jesse B. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Postmaster at Springfield, Mo., 1902-10. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Jim — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 21st District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Ross, Joe — of Asheboro, Randolph County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1749-50, 1758-59, 1765-66. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John (1770-1834) — of Easton, Northampton County, Pa. Born in Solebury, Bucks County, Pa., February 24, 1770. Lawyer; postmaster at Easton, Pa., 1796-98; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1800; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1809-11, 1815-18 (2nd District 1809-11, 6th District 1815-18); district judge in Pennsylvania 7th District, 1818; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1830-34. Died, from a stroke of apoplexy, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 31, 1834 (age 63 years, 341 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Monroe County, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Ross (1739-1814) and Jane (Chapman) Ross; married, November 19, 1795, to Mary Jenkins (1774-1845); father of Camilla A. Ross (1801-1841; who married Peter Ihrie, Jr.) and Thomas Ross (1806-1865).
  Political family: Ross family of Easton, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, John — of Danville, Va. Postmaster at Danville, Va., 1812-18. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John — of Chaplin, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Chaplin, 1826, 1829, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John — of McVeytown, Mifflin County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John — of Indiana. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 10th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John — of Tuscola County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Tuscola County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Ross, John A., Jr. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1938; candidate for New York state senate 21st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John C. — of Mt. Union, Huntingdon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Mt. Union, Pa., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John C. — of Malvern, Hot Spring County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John D. — of Berrien County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Berrien County 1st District, 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John D. (b. 1844) — Born in 1844. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Delta District, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John E. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John M. — of Goldville, Laurens County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1944, 1948 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John Mason — also known as John M. Ross — of Bisbee, Cochise County, Ariz.; Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1916 (alternate), 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John O. — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Postmaster at Albemarle, N.C., 1860, 1861. Burial location unknown.
John Q. Ross Ross, John Q. (b. 1873) — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Born near Jamestown, Greene County, Ohio, June 28, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; law partner of John Vanderwerp, 1910; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1911-14; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1915; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1911
  Ross, John R. — of Carson City, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John Shirley — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John W. — of Camden, Benton County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John W. — Socialist. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, John W. — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Corning, N.Y., 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Ross, John Wesley (1841-1902) — also known as John W. Ross — of Washington, D.C. Born June 23, 1841. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1869; postmaster at Washington, D.C., 1888-90; member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1890-1902; died in office 1902; President of the District of Columbia Board of Commissioners, 1893-98. Died July 29, 1902 (age 61 years, 36 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lewistown, Ill.
  Presumably named for: John Wesley
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Winans Ross (1812-1895) and Mildred (Simms) Ross (1822-1902); married to Emma Brown Tenney (died 1879); married 1888 to Isabella McCullough.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, John Wilson — Justice of Arizona state supreme court, 1918-19. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Jonathan (1826-1905) — of St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Vermont, 1826. Republican. Member of Vermont state legislature, 1860; justice of Vermont state supreme court, 1889-90; chief justice of Vermont Supreme Court, 1890; U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1899-1900. Died in 1905 (age about 79 years). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, Vt.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ross, Joseph — of Paulding, Paulding County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Joseph E. A. — of Rusk, Cherokee County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1956, 1960; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Joseph P. — of Oswego County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oswego County, 1927; candidate for New York state senate, 1928 (37th District), 1954 (43rd District). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Justin — of Greenbelt, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Kate — of Massachusetts. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Ross, Kelley L. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 28th District, 2002, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Ross, Ken — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 30th Circuit, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Ross, Kenneth — of California. Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Kevin — of Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.
  Ross, Kyle — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Akron, Ohio, 1923 (Republican primary), 1925, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, L. L. — of Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Ky. Mayor of Fort Thomas, Ky., 1934-50. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Laura — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Ross, Lawrence — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Communist. Candidate in primary for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Lawrence Sullivan (1838-1898) — also known as Sul Ross — of Texas. Born in Benton, Ringgold County, Iowa, September 27, 1838. General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1875; member of Texas state senate, 1880; Governor of Texas, 1887-91; president, Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas (now Texas A&M University), 1891-98. Died in College Station, Brazos County, Tex., January 3, 1898 (age 59 years, 98 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, Tex.; statue at Academic Plaza, College Station, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Shapley Prince Ross (1811-1889) and Catherine Hanby (Fulkerson) Ross (1812-1886); married to Elizabeth Dorothy Tinsley (1846-1905).
  Sul Ross University (founded 1917 as Sul Ross Normal College; became a university 1969), in Alpine, Texas, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Lawrence Sullivan Ross: Dede W. Casad, The Governor's Stake: The Parallel Lives of Two Texas Governors: Richard Coke and Lawrence Sullivan Ross
  Ross, LeRoy W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1914; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, 1919-21. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Lewis Winans (1812-1895) — also known as Lewis W. Ross — of Lewistown, Fulton County, Ill. Born in Seneca Falls, Seneca County, N.Y., December 8, 1812. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1840-41, 1844-45; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1848; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Fulton County, 1862; U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1863-69; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 35th District, 1869-70; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1880. Died in Lewistown, Fulton County, Ill., October 20, 1895 (age 82 years, 316 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lewistown, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Frances Mildred Simms (1822-1902); father of John Wesley Ross (1841-1902).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, Lillian — of Sunapee, Sullivan County, N.H. Republican. Secretary of New Hampshire Republican Party, 1957. Female. Still living as of 1957.
  Ross, Lisa M. — of Madison, Madison County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Llewellyn — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Lonzo A. — of Conway, Faulkner County, Ark. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 5th District, 1928, 1944, 1952; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Lyman — of Oregon. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Mark A. — of Martinez, Contra Costa County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988; candidate for mayor of Martinez, Calif., 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Ross, Martha R. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Martin See J. Martin Ross
  Ross, Martin P. — Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 16th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Ross, Mary B. — of Martins Ferry, Belmont County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Ross, Mary L. — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Albemarle, N.C., 1893-97. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Maxwell — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 7th District, 1920; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, May Blakey — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Michael — Democrat. Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives 101st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Ross, Michael Avery (b. 1961) — also known as Mike Ross — of Prescott, Nevada County, Ark. Born in Texarkana, Miller County, Ark., September 1, 1961. Democrat. Member of Arkansas state senate, 1991-2000; U.S. Representative from Arkansas 4th District, 2001-13; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2004, 2008. Methodist. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Ross, Michael P. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Mike (b. 1937) — of Coalton, Randolph County, W.Va. Born in Coalton, Randolph County, W.Va., November 8, 1937. Democrat. Oil and gas business; director, First Community Bank, Buckhannon; member of West Virginia state senate 15th District, 1993-. Catholic. Member, Farm Bureau; Elks; Moose; Lions. Still living as of 1997.
  Relatives: Son of Jessie Ross and Anna Ross; married to Joann Keller.
  Ross, Mike See Michael Avery Ross
  Ross, Miles (1827-1903) — of New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J. Born in Raritan Township, Middlesex County, N.J., April 30, 1827. Democrat. Coal business; Middlesex County Freeholder, 1859-64; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1863-64; mayor of New Brunswick, N.J., 1867-69; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1875-83; defeated, 1882; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1876, 1884, 1888, 1892; member of Democratic National Committee from New Jersey, 1880-88. Died in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J., February 22, 1903 (age 75 years, 298 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, New Brunswick, N.J.
  Relatives: Married 1847 to Margaretta M. Hoagland (1830-1905).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, Moses — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Mowry — of Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodstock; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Myrtle Jackson — of Texas. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Ross, N. B. — of Putnam County, Ohio. Democrat. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Putnam County; elected 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, N. O. — of Peru, Miami County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Nathaniel — of Vermillion, Clay County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Nellie Tayloe (1876-1977) — also known as Nellie Davis Tayloe — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Born in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo., November 29, 1876. Democrat. Governor of Wyoming, 1925-27; defeated, 1926; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1928, 1940, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1948 (alternate); Vice-Chair of Democratic National Committee, 1929; director, U.S. Bureau of the Mint. Female. Episcopalian. First woman governor in the U.S. Died December 19, 1977 (age 101 years, 20 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Wyo.
  Relatives: Daughter of James Wynns Tayloe and Elizabeth Blair (Green) Tayloe; married, September 11, 1902, to William Bradford Ross (1873-1924).
  See also NNDB dossier
  Ross, Nelson M. — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Ross, Nena S. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Norm — of Chula Vista, San Diego County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of Chula Vista, Calif., 1977. Still living as of 1977.
Ogden J. Ross Ross, Ogden J. (b. 1893) — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Born in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., April 6, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; railroad official; member of New York state senate 31st District, 1933-36; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 31st District, 1938; general in the U.S. Army during World War II. Presbyterian. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Ross, Olin J. — Prohibition candidate for Ohio state attorney general, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Paul C. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1968, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Ross, Paul L. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1948; vice-chair of New York American Labor Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Perce J. (b. 1905) — of Buckhannon, Upshur County, W.Va. Born in Selbyville, Upshur County, W.Va., October 16, 1905. Republican. Clothing merchant; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Upshur County, 1939-46. Methodist. Member, Kappa Alpha Order; Lions. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Ross and Lillie Florence (Crites) Ross; married, October 20, 1940, to Ruth Henry.
  Ross, Perry Clifford — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Phil — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 28th District, 1997. Still living as of 1997.
  Ross, Phillip K. — of Gorham, Coos County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Gorham, 1956; candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Gorham, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Quinton, Jr. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, R. — of East Chicago, Lake County, Ind. Postmaster at East Chicago, Ind., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, R. B. — of Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation County, Indian Territory (now Cherokee County, Okla.). Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indian Territory, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, R. L. — of Paris, Lamar County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 3rd District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Ralph L. — of Franklin, Johnson County, Ind. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Franklin, Ind., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Ross, Ralph M. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Ross, Ray — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ross, Raymond — of Del Rio, Val Verde County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Del Rio, Tex., 1934-64 (acting, 1934-35). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Rebecca — of Mt. Union, Huntingdon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Mt. Union, Pa., 1886-89. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Rhecha R. (1907-1980) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1907. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1954 (4th District), 1960 (4th District), 1970 (8th District); candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1966. Died in 1980 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Richard C. — of Mt. Vernon, Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 88th District, 1973-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Ross, Richard G. — of Clark County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Clark County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Richard N. — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Mayor of Dover, N.H., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Robert — of Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Robert — of Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Democrat. Member of Iowa Democratic State Central Committee, 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Ross, Robert — Republican. Elected Missouri state house of representatives 142nd District 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Ross, Robert A. — of Long Island (unknown county), N.Y. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 10th District; elected 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Ross, Robert B. — of Easton, Talbot County, Md. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Easton, Md., 1966-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Ross, Robert M. — of Louisiana. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1984, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Ross, Robert T. — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Progressive. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford, 1912, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Robert Tripp (1903-1981) — of Jackson Heights, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Washington, Beaufort County, N.C., June 4, 1903. Republican. Druggist; U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1947-49, 1952-53; defeated, 1948 (5th District), 1950 (5th District), 1952 (6th District). Died in Jackson Heights, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., October 1, 1981 (age 78 years, 119 days). Interment at Oakdale Cemetery, Washington, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, Romulus R. (b. 1850) — of Asheboro, Randolph County, N.C. Born in Guilford County, N.C., November 30, 1850. Democrat. Randolph County Sheriff, 1890-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1908; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Randolph County, 1913-14; postmaster at Asheboro, N.C., 1914-22. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Roy R. — of Paintsville, Johnson County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state senate 25th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Ross, Rutherford J. — of Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Samuel — of Oxford, Chester County, Pa. Postmaster at Oxford, Pa., 1810-16. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Samuel — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Samuel (b. 1865) — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Born in England, February 20, 1865. Republican. Mule spinner; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Bristol District, 1892-99, 1902-06. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Samuel P. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Silas J. — of Du Quoin, Perry County, Ill. Mayor of Du Quoin, Ill., 1879-82. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Sobieski (1828-1877) — of Coudersport, Potter County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1828. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1873-77 (18th District 1873-75, 16th District 1875-77). Died in 1877 (age about 49 years). Interment at Eulalia Cemetery, Coudersport, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ross, Stanfield — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Carthage, Mo., 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Stephen W. — of Lehi, Utah County, Utah. Postmaster at Lehi, Utah, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Steven D. — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Ross, Sue — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Ross, Sul See Lawrence Sullivan Ross
  Ross, Sulifand Sutherland (1800-1856) — also known as Sulifand S. Ross — of Jefferson County, Iowa. Born in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., February 5, 1800. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Jefferson County, 1844; delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Jefferson County, 1846. Died in Eddyville, Wapello County, Iowa, September 16, 1856 (age 56 years, 224 days). Interment somewhere in Eddyville, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of William Ross (1753-1833) and Nancy (Chinn) Ross (1758-1817); married, July 16, 1823, to Mary Ann Junken (1803-1833); married, December 17, 1833, to Elizabeth Junken (1812-1854); married, August 24, 1855, to Jane Hill Gilmore (1815-1897); great-grandfather of Edwin McPherson Holden and Arthur Wesley Holden; second cousin twice removed of George Washington; third cousin once removed of Bushrod Washington; third cousin thrice removed of Thomas Henry Ball, Jr., Claude C. Ball and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945); fourth cousin of John Thornton Augustine Washington.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Washington family; Shober-Roosevelt-Wheat-Roberdeau family of Salisbury, North Carolina (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Ross, Sylvia — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, T. E. — of Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Theodorus — of Essex County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Essex County, 1803-06. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Thomas (1806-1865) — of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Born in Easton, Northampton County, Pa., December 1, 1806. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1849-53. Died July 7, 1865 (age 58 years, 218 days). Interment at Doylestown Cemetery, Doylestown, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of John Ross (1770-1834) and Mary (Jenkins) Ross (1774-1845).
  Political family: Ross family of Easton, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ross, Thomas — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Mayor of Lexington, Ky., 1846. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Thomas — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1916 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Thomas — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Delaware Republican state chair, 2008; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, Thomas G. — of Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1901-02; postmaster at Watervliet, N.Y., 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Thomas H. — of Torrance, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ross, Thomas J. — of Dexter, Stoddard County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Dexter, Mo., 1945, 1963. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Thomas L. — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Democrat. Postmaster at Macon, Ga., 1846-49. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Thomas M. — of Eagleville, Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. First selectman of Mansfield, Connecticut, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Thomas Randolph (1788-1869) — also known as Thomas R. Ross — of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. Born in Pennsylvania, 1788. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1819-25 (1st District 1819-23, 2nd District 1823-25). Died in 1869 (age about 81 years). Interment at Lebanon Cemetery, Lebanon, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ross, Vern F. — of Cambridge, Guernsey County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Victor — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1937-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Victor K. D. — of New York. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 41st District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, W. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Ross, W. B. See William Bradford Ross
  Ross, W. Bruce — of Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Ky. Mayor of Fort Thomas, Ky., 1966-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Ross, W. J. F. — of Waxahachie, Ellis County, Tex. Postmaster at Waxahachie, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, W. P. — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, Walter Vergil (b. 1896) — also known as Walter V. Ross — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Born in Henry, Franklin County, Va., September 7, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney; chair of Mercer County Democratic Party, 1929-32; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County, 1941-48, 1963-64. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Moose; Phi Gamma Delta; Phi Alpha Delta; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Lee Ross and Annie E. (Frith) Ross; married to Katherine McClung.
  Ross, Warren R. — of Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Mayor of Rye, N.Y., 1990-94. Still living as of 1994.
  Ross, Wayne Anthony — also known as Wayne Ross — of Alaska. Republican. Candidate for Governor of Alaska, 1998 (Republican primary), 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Ross, William — of Bladensburg, Prince George's County, Md. Postmaster at Bladensburg, Md., 1802-16. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1807-09, 1810-14; member of New York state senate Middle District, 1814-22. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 9th District, 1815-16. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1832-35. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William — of Pittsfield, Pike County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1856, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William — of California. Member of California state assembly 11th District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William — of Chaplin, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Chaplin, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William See D. William Ross
  Ross, William — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William — of Michigan. Candidate in primary for Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 2nd District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ross, William — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Ross, William — of Shawano, Shawano County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ross, William A. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William B. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Democrat. Postmaster at Jacksonville, Fla., 1837-41. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William B. — of Kearny, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1924, 1936 (alternate); elected (Wet) delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Hudson County 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William Bradford (1873-1924) — also known as W. B. Ross — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Born in Dover, Stewart County, Tenn., December 4, 1873. Democrat. Laramie County Prosecuting Attorney, 1906-07; Governor of Wyoming, 1923-24; died in office 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee). Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Kiwanis. Died October 2, 1924 (age 50 years, 303 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Wyo.
  Relatives: Son of Ambrose B. Ross and Sue (Gray) Ross; married, September 11, 1902, to Nellie Davis Tayloe (1876-1977).
  See also NNDB dossier
  Ross, William E. — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1882-84. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William Henry Harrison (1814-1887) — also known as William H. H. Ross — of West Seaford, Sussex County, Del. Born in Laurel, Sussex County, Del., June 2, 1814. Democrat. Farmer; Governor of Delaware, 1851-55; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1860. Methodist. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 29, 1887 (age 73 years, 27 days). Interment at St. Luke's Episcopal Churchyard, Seaford, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Caleb Ross and Letitia (Lofland) Ross; married 1840 to Elizabeth Emeline Hall (1822-1909).
  Campaign slogan (1850): "Ross, Riddle, and Reform."
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, William K. — of Lynbrook, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Mayor of Lynbrook, N.Y., 1936-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William M. — also known as Willie M. Ross — of Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County, 1891-94; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Delaware, 1896; Delaware state treasurer, 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William McAllister (1850-1934) — also known as William M. Ross — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Maine, Broome County, N.Y., July 12, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; Onondaga County Judge, 1894-1914; Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1915-20. Died, from heart disease, in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., March 19, 1934 (age 83 years, 250 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Ross and Mary (Wilson) Ross; married 1880 to Jessie A. Johnson.
  Ross, William R. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 8th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William R. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William S. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1845-47. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William S. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William Thomas — of Kent County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 6th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ross, William Wallace (1828-1889) — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Born in Huron, Erie County, Ohio, December 25, 1828. Republican. Newspaper publisher; delegate to Kansas state constitutional convention, 1857; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1860; mayor of Topeka, Kan., 1865-66. Died, of stomach cancer, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., June 5, 1889 (age 60 years, 162 days). Original interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Los Angeles, Calif.; reinterment in 1924 at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Sylvester Flint Ross (1798-1873) and Sinthy (Rice) Ross (1805-1875); brother-in-law of Edwin Mortimer Hewins; brother of Edmund Gibson Ross; father of May Ross (1856-1937; who married Meredith Pinxton Snyder); great-grandson-in-law of Simon Frye (1737-1822).
  Political family: Ross family.
  The city of Rossville, Kansas, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ross, Willie M. See William M. Ross


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