Sheridan township, Daviess county, Missouri
Location: south from Gallatin on Hwy 13, west on HH 4.5 miles, .75 mile north. Back in the field from old house on west side of the road.
The following transcription of Ross cemetery was made by Mrs Jack Dowell, Miss Vera Dowell, and Mrs Flora Maye Beeler, and was copied by Mrs Flora Maye Beeler for the Gallatin Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution about 1975. Their printed transcription is put on-line with the permission of the Gallatin Missouri chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Disclaimer: some stones are difficult to read. Moreover, errors invariably creep into any transcription project. Some graves have no markers. Researchers are advised to check the data herein.
Abbreviations and notations:
co: county or military company
d/o: daughter of
h/o: husband of
s/o: son of
sic: thus, that's how it is
w/o: wife of
WWI, WWII: World War I, II
y m d: age at death in years, months, days
? or _ [underline]: uncertain
[text in brackets is not in the source or is an editorial comment]
ROSS, Janie, w/o John
WHITT, Jennie, d/o J. O. & M. A.
A slave is buried there but has no marker. These graves are on the old Ross farm.
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