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John GROSS

Male 1820 - 1910  (89 years)


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  • Name John GROSS 
    Born 20 Jul 1820  Meigs County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name John "Bobby John" GROSS 
    Died 5 Jul 1910 
    Buried Methodist Cemetery, Birchwood, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) John served in Civil War, USA Company E, 5th Tennessee Infantry. He mustered in at Barboursillle, KY 2 Mar 1862, and served as a cook. He mustered out at Nashville, TN in April 1865. John was sick in a hospital at the war's end.

      (2) A household headed by John GROSS is listed in the 1880 census of the 3rd Civil District, James County, TN.

      John is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 59 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1821. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Listed with John is his wife, Eliza, who was then 58 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1822. According to the 1880 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      (3) A household headed by John GROSS is listed in the 1900 census of the 3rd Civil District, James County, TN.

      John is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was born in July 1820 and was then 79 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 57 years.

      Listed with John is his wife, Louisa J., who was born in February 1822 and was then 78 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 57 years and had theretofore given birth to 5 children, 3 of whom were then living.

      (4) John GROSS is listed in a household headed by his son-in-law, John McCLANAHAN, in the 1910 census of the 3rd Civil District, James County, TN.

      John GROSS is listed in the 1910 census as a widower who was then 89 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1821. According to the 1910 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in the United States.
    Person ID I3115  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2017 

    Father Jacob GROSS, Sr.,   b. Abt 1794, TN [before statehood] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892, Birchwood, James [now Hamilton] County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 98 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary McCLANAHAN,   b. Abt 1803, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 20 Aug 1820  Rhea County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 


    • Married by William Locke Bm.

      Married by William Locke Bm.
    Family ID F777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza Jane BARE,   b. 19 Feb 1821, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1906  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1844  Meigs County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Children 
     1. Emily Ann GROSS,   b. 28 Jan 1847,   d. 14 May 1932  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     2. Jacob GROSS,   b. 17 Jul 1857, Birchwood, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1926, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     3. Altamira GROSS,   b. 25 Feb 1850,   d. 12 Apr 1928  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2017 15:31:29 
    Family ID F2063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart