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Rev George V. Aeneas Ross

Rev George V. Aeneas Ross

Birth
Balblair (Tain), Highland, Scotland
Death 18 Nov 1755 (aged 74–75)
New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Under the Chancel of Immanuel Church
Memorial ID 24919812 · View Source
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"First Rector of this Church, sent as a missionary in 1705, by the society for Propagating the Gospel in Foreign parts. He was the son of David Ross of Balblair, Ross-shire, Scotland, Born 1680. He graduated at the University of Edinburgh in 1700, and after serving this parish faithfully for fifty years, died at New Castle in the 75th year of his age. He was eminent for his piety, learning and zeal for the cause of Christ."


First Wife, and mother to (belived to be) six children: Joanna Williams.

Second Wife, mother to (believed to be) seven children: Catherine Von Gezel.

The church of Immanuel on the Green does not believe he is buried here. This is a marker on the wall inside the church "Erected by his great-granddaughter Mary Ross of Lancaster, Pennsylvannia."


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  • Created by: Shelleyaug6
  • Added: 27 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24919812
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev George V. Aeneas Ross (1680–18 Nov 1755), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24919812, citing Immanuel Episcopal Churchyard, New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Shelleyaug6 (contributor 46931628) .