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 William Wallace Ross

William Wallace Ross

Birth
Huron County, Ohio, USA
Death 5 Jun 1889 (aged 60)
California, USA
Burial Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section 7, Lot 40
Memorial ID 10086 · View Source
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Early Topeka, Kansas, newspaper publisher with his brother, Edmund Gibson Ross ("Kansas Tribune," 1856-1858, and "Kansas State Record," 1859-1861/2). Mayor of Topeka, Kansas (1865-1866, 1 year). Rossville, Kansas, was named in his honor (1862); the Ross Row Houses he built in Topeka, Kansas, are in the National Register of Historic Places. He was removed from Evergreen Cemetery, Los Angeles, California, USA, August 5, 1924; buried with his daughter (May Ross Snyder), grandson (Ross Snyder), and son-in-law (Meredith Pinxton Snyder, Mayor of Los Angeles).


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 22 Jun 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10086
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Wallace Ross (25 Dec 1828–5 Jun 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10086, citing Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .