|Posted By:||Thomas Brown|
|Subject:||Rhoda (Kelley) (Ross) McMannus. 1810-bef 1880, Lawrence and Vinton counties, OH|
|Post Date:||August 08, 2009 at 13:03:47|
|Forum:||Lawrence County, OH Genealogy Forum|
I am looking for information on Rhody (Rhoda) Kelley and Joseph Ross. They married on Feb 8, 1823 in Lawrence County, OH. Rhoda was born around 1810. I have no idea who Rhoda's parents are so any leads would be very helpful. I'll post the timeline of Rhoda's life as I know it. Thanks for any help! I have her census data from 1840, 1850, 1860 and 1870.
Name: Rhody Kelley (Rhody Kelly, Rhoda Kelley, Rhoda Kelly, Rhody Kelley)
Birth: 1810 Ohio, USA (although in 1870 she listed PA and in 1860, VA)
Marriage: 8 Feb, 1823 (Age: 13) Lawrence County, Ohio, USA to Joseph Ross
Jul 1833 (Age: 23) Birth of William F Ross. Ohio, USA
1836 (Age: 26) Birth of John Ross
12 Oct 1840 (Age: 30) - Residence in Aid, Lawrence, Ohio, USA
Description: She apparently has no husband at this time... Rhoda Ross with 2 males under 5 and 1 male between 5 and 10. One female aged 20-30.
1840 (Age: 30) Birth of Francis Marion Ross (before the 1840 census (October 12))
9 November 1842 (Age: 32) Birth of Eliza Ann Ross. Lawrence, Ohio, USA
1850 (Age: 40) Residence in Elizabeth, Lawrence, Ohio, USA
Description: Living with Jesse McMannis, John, Francis and Eliza (age 7)
1860 (Age: 50) Residence in Vinton, Vinton, Ohio
Description: Jesse McMannis (60), Rhoda Ross (60) and Eliza Ross (16)
1863 (Age: 53) Joseph Ross Dies in Lawrence County, Ohio, USA
Description: Tom Cutters, The Lawrence County Register, lawrencecountyohio.com, 1850-1900 Death Index, Joseph Ross death date 5/28/1863, Lawrence,Ohio. Not sure if same Joseph Ross??
1869 (Age: 59) Marriage in Ohio, USA to Jesse McMannus
1870 (Age: 60) Residence: Vinton, Vinton, Ohio
bef 1880 (Age: 70) Death? Probably somewhere near Wilksville in Vinton Twp, Vinton, OH.