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John James ROSS b. 1858 Nova Scotia, Canada d. 13 Jun 1948 Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada: Généalogie MORIN Roots

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Male 1858 - 1948  (90 years)


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  • Name John James ROSS 
    Born 1858  Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Birth Aft Jun 1861  Pleasant Valley, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    _AMTID 330126062178:1030:114017017 
    _UID B1A9440491234B85AC0B1AFD9F2A2228076B 
    Died 13 Jun 1948  Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • "JOHN JAMES ROSS The Gulf Shore lost a staunch citizen in the death athis Arisaig home June 13th of John James Ross, aged 86, following threeweeks illness. Son of the late Donald and Margaret (Gillis) Ross, he wasborn at Pleasant Valley, and moved with his parents to Arisaig when aninfant. Mr. Ross became a key-man in the community life of Arisaigparish. Neighbors and others sought his wise counsel and readyassistance in times of perplexity and trouble. He was a kindly man whoenjoyed helping others and seeing people prospering and happy. Goodfortune to neighbors brought gladness to his great heart. As asuccessful farmer and fisherman he understood freely the successes anddisappointments of the North Shore people. St. Margaret's church, inparticular, will miss his sincere and loyal support, for Mr. Ross wasits warden for nearly forty years. He was married twice, the first wife,Margaret MacDougall, Arisaig, predeasing him by 47 years. Survivingchildren are a son Dan, and a daughter, Christy, Mrs. Herman Paterson,Roxbury, Mass. The second Mrs. Ross, his widow, was the former SarahMacDonald, daughter of Alexander MacDonald, McArra's Brook, and Mary(Grant) MacDonald, Knoydart. There are four children surviving from thisunion: Andrew, California; Alexander, Arisaig; John, R.C.A.F.; Margaret,Mrs. Charles Oliver, Brighton, Mass. A brother, W. J. Ross, Antigonish:a sister Mrs. Alexander MacDonald, Brighton, Mass, and 13 grandchildrenalso survive. The funeral was largely attended. Solemn requiem Mass inSt. Margaret's Church was celebrated by Rev. D.C. MacEachern.P.P.,assisted by Rev. C.F. Ross as deacon, and Rev. A. Ross, sub-deacon,cousins of the deceased, and Rev. Neil MacKenzie, master of ceremonies.Pall bearers were Allan R. MacDonald, Donald MacDonald, AndrewMacDonald, C. D. Gillis, Archibald MacInnis, Hugh D. MacDonald and DanJ. MacDonald. R.I.P.
      CARD OF THANKS Mrs. J.J.Ross and family wish to convey their gratefulthanks to all who sent Mass Cards and flowers and who in any other wayexpressed sympathy and tendered assistance during thier recentbereavement; they are particularly grateful to their pastor, Rev. D.MacEachern, Rev. A. Ross, Boisdale, Rev. F. Ross, Maryvale and Rev. NeilA. MacKenzie,."
    Person ID I3865  May2018
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2009 

    Father Donald ROSS,   b. Abt 1832, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1899, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Margaret T. GILLIS,   b. 1833, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1926, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1857  Saint Margaret of Scotland Church, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah MACDONALD,   b. 26 Dec 1876, McAras Brook, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1970, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1898  Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Andrew ROSS,   b. 14 Dec 1899, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1995, Brighton, Massachussetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     2. Alex ROSS,   b. 1901, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Margaret ROSS,   b. 13 Aug 1904, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 May 2018 
    Family ID F2163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret MACDOUGAL,   b. 1870, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1897, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1890  Saint Margaret of Scotland Church, Arisaig, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 16 May 2018 
    Family ID F2164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S119] HCA, F5248 A25 R3.

    2. [S13] Assumption, census age.

    3. [S168] email from Ella Ross.

    4. [S168] email from Ella Ross, obit from The Casket.