Dora Susan Graham Ross

Dora Susan Graham was born on 17 Jan 1870 in South Carolina, USA a child of James Graham and Sarah Ann Christmus.

When she was 18, she married Rulus Benjamen Ross, son of Brown Canada Ross and Mary A Moak, on 07 Nov 1888 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA.

1900 Census Information:

According the United States Census reported on June 25, 1900, Rulus B Ross (31), owned a home in Wateree, Kershaw County, South Carolina with his wife of 12 years, Dora Ross (31). Dora reported being the mother of 4 children all of whom were still living. Also in the home were their children; Frank Ross (10), Ozie Ross (8), Clara Ross (6), and Maggie Ross (4). All family members were reported to have been born in South Carolina. Rulus B Ross was a farmer and Frank was a day laborer.


Dora Susan Graham Ross, 30, passed away on August 4, 1900 and  was buried in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA in Union Baptist Church Cemetery.

She was the mother of; Oza Lee Ross Campbell, Clara Priscilla Ross Truesdale, Frank B. Ross, and Bryant Ross.

Tombstone Information: 

Located in Union Baptist Church Cemetery,
Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina.
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