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Ross Genealogy & History

Ross is a European surname with several different origins. In Scotland, it comes from a Yorkshire family who brought the name from the town of Rots in Normandy. In England, it comes from many places named Ross, or close to it, from the Welsh rhos, meaning headland. In Germany, it comes from the Old German hros, meaning horse and used for people breeding or housing them. Ross family history begins with Serlo de Ros, recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086. Ross genealogy boasts of several famous people, like flag maker Betsy Ross, TV painter Bob Ross, and Nobel laureate in medicine Robert Ross.


Ross Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Imogene Ross-- --, 1924December 29,2004IL
B Azalee Ross-- --, 1905June 4,1991PA
C Dale Ross-- --, 1921April 9,2001OH
D Campbell Ross-- --, 1914February 22,1999CA

Ross Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Donald Ross-- --, 1921November 9,1997Assawoman,VA
F David Ross-- --, 1937August 27,2004Phoenix,AZ
George Ross-- --, 1935April 1,1993Cleveland,OH
H Bernard Ross-- --, 1918June 4,2001Boynton Beach,FL

Ross Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alvis RossBertha SippiaApril 16,1938Wake, NC
Clinton RossEdith JuddJanuary 19,1939Wake, NC
Tony RossMattie ReddApril 27,1935Wake, NC
Herbert RossMartha PerkinsDecember 23,1937Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Ross

71st: Richardson72nd: Price
73rd: Russell74th: Fisher
75th: Brooks76th: Foster
77th: Powell78th: Hernandez
79th: Perry80th: Olson

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