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Lewis Winans Ross
Birth: Dec. 8, 1812
Seneca Falls
Seneca County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1895
Lewistown
Fulton County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. He attended Illinois College in 1837, then studied law and began practice in 1839. He was a member of the Illinois House in 1840 and 1841 and again in 1844 and 1845. Ross was a delegate to the State constitutional convention of 1861. He was elected to Congress as a Democrat in 1862 and was reelected twice, serving from 1863 to 1869. He then resumed his law practice and was also a delegate to the 1870 state constitutional convention. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ossian M Ross (1790 - 1837)
  Mary Winans Ross (1793 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Frances Mildred Simms Ross (1822 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Babe Ross*
  John Wesley Ross (1841 - 1902)*
  Mary Frances Ross (1843 - 1844)*
  Ossian Reuben Ross (1845 - 1863)*
  Lewis Cass Ross (1848 - 1916)*
  Frank Rutledge Ross (1851 - 1886)*
  Henry Lee Ross (1852 - 1856)*
  Alice Ross (1854 - 1855)*
  Pike Clinton Ross (1855 - 1917)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lewis Winans Ross (1812 - 1895)
  Harriett Ross Steele (1816 - 1890)*
  Lucinda Caroline Ross Kellogg (1821 - 1900)*
  Leonard Fulton Ross (1822 - 1901)*
  Pike Clinton Ross (1825 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Lewistown
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Aug 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15360795
Lewis Winans Ross
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Lewis Winans Ross
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Lewis Winans Ross
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