Posts about the Ross family, descended from John Ross and Agnes Hosack of Cromarty, Ross-shire, Tain, Aberdeen, and Chicago, Illinois, USA,


13 Jun 2018

Finding Ross Ancestors in Edderton

By |13 Jun 2018|Church Records, Digital Collections, Genealogy Pilgrimage, Heritage Travel, Ross, Scottish Genealogy|1 Comment

Finding Ross ancestors in Edderton was the next step in my genealogy pilgrimage to the Highlands of Scotland in 2017. My husband and I were off to Easter Ross to find Little Daan, where my [...]

19 May 2012

Ross Family and Some Old-School Genealogy Research

By |19 May 2012|Chicago Genealogy, Ross, Scottish Genealogy|2 Comments

Today's post is about my Ross family and some old-school genealogy research. Recently I went through some papers my mother had given me and discovered a remarkable example of old-school, pre-Internet genealogical research-cum-luck. (For more [...]