Monnie Eloise Ross

1904

Monnie Eloise Ross was born February 22, 1904, the daughter of Jesse Thomas Ross and Nancy H. Goff Ross.

1910

Monnie Ross was counted in the census on April 15, 1910 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA as a six-year-old female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Jussee Ross; her mother Nannie Ross; and siblings, Elerby Ross, Charlotte Ross, Willoby Ross, William Ross, and Beattrice Ross.

1920 Census Information:

Monnie Ross was counted in the census on January 6, 1920 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA as a fifteen-year-old female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Jessie T Ross, her mother, Nannie Ross, and her siblings; Charlotte Ross, Willis Ross, Willoughby Ross, Beatrice Ross and Jessie T. Ross, Jr.

1922

Miss Monnie Ross Dies at Blaney

Miss Monnie Ross, 18-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Ross (Nancy H. Goff Ross), of Blaney, passed away at her home late Saturday afternoon. She was ill but a few days and her passing was a distinct shock to her community, where she was held in the highest esteem. She was a young lady of sterling Christian character, her cheerful and sunny disposition endearing her to all with whom she came in touch.

Funeral services were conducted in the presence of a large gathering of sorrowing friends and relatives Sunday afternoon at Union Baptist church, afternoon at Union Baptist Church, interment following in the church yard. the grief stricken parents and relatives have the full sympathy of the entire community in their bereavement.

September 25, 1922  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record) 
 Columbia, South Carolina
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“South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N9K6-KV9 : 26 March 2020), Minnie Eloise Ross, 23 Sep 1922; citing , Ross, Minnie Eloise, 1922, Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia; FHL microfilm 1,913,617.
Located in Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
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