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Zachariah Taylor GROSS

Male 1852 - 1931  (~ 79 years)


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  • Name Zachariah Taylor GROSS 
    Born Mar 1852  TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Oct 1931  East Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) A household headed by Ezekiel GROSS is listed in the 1880 census of the 3rd Civil District, James County, TN. [The compiler believes that Ezekiel was Zachariah GROSS.]

      Ezekiel is listed in the 1880 census as a person who was then 27 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1853. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Listed with Ezekiel is his wife, Nancy, who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1857. According to the 1880 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Ezekiel is his son, Edward, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1878. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Ezekiel is his son, Thomas F., who was then 6 months old; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1879. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      (2) A household headed by Zack T. GROSS is listed in the 1900 census of the 3rd Civil District, James County, TN. (He is listed in the index to the 1900 census as Lack T. GRASS.)

      Zack T. is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was born in March 1852 and was then 48 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 23 years of age.

      Listed with Zack T. is his wife, Nancy M., who was born in August 1854 and was then 45 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 23 years of age and had theretofore given birth to 8 children, all of whom were then living.

      Also listed with Zack T. is his son, Thomas F., who was born in January 1880 and was then 20 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack T. is his son, Lewis J., a farm laborer who was born in February 1882 and was then 18 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack T. is his daughter, Josie J., who was born in July 1885 and was then 14 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Listed with Zack T. is his daughter, Laura L., who was born in September 1888 and was then 11 years of age. According to the 1930 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack T. is his son, Ben H., who was born in February 1891 and was then 9 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack T. is his daughter, Cora V., who was born in March 1896 and was then 4 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack T. is his daughter, Dollie B., who was born in September 1898 and was then 1 year of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      (3) A household headed by Zack GROSS is listed in the 1910 census of the 4th Civil District, James County, TN.

      Zack is listed in the 1910 census as a farmer who was then 58 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1852. According to the 1910 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN. According to the 1910 census, he had then been married 33 years.

      Listed with Zack is his wife, Nancy, who was then 56 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1854. According to the 1910 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN. According to the 1910 census, she had then been married 33 years and had theretofore given birth to 8 children, 7 of whom are then living.

      Also listed with Zack is his daughter, Josie, who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1887. According to the 1910 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack is his son, Harrison, a farm laborer who was then 19 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1891. According to the 1910 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack is his daughter, Cora, who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1897. According to the 1910 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack is his daughter, Dollie, who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1900. According to the 1910 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with Zack is his daughter-in-law, Ella, a widow who was then 27 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1883. According to the 1910 census, she was born in MN, and both of her parents were born in the United States.

      Also listed with Zack is his granddaughter, Lillian, who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1902. According to the 1910 census, she was born in MN, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in MN.

      Also listed with Zack is his grandson, Lessley, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1908. According to the 1910 census, he was born in TN, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in MN.

      (4) A household headed by Zack T. GROSS is listed in the 1920 census of District 4, Hamilton County, TN.

      Zack T. is listed in the 1920 census as a farmer who was then 67 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1853. According to the 1920 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Listed with Zack T. is his wife, Mattie, who was then 51 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1869. According to the 1920 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      (5) A household headed by Zack T. GROSS is listed in the 1930 census of District 2, Hamilton County, TN.

      Zack T. is listed in the 1930 census as a person who was then 78 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1872. According to the 1930 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Listed with Zack T. is his wife, Mattie, who was then 62 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1868. According to the 1930 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      (6) Obituary from The Chattanooga Times, October 6, 1931:

      GROSS - ZACH TAYLOR, aged 79, passed away yesterday afternoon [October 6, 1931] at his home in East Chattanooga after a lingering illness. Mr. Gross was a member of the Birchwood Baptist church and had been a prominent citizen of that community for many years. Surviving are his widow; two sons, Dr. T. F. Gross, of Oklahoma, and Lewis Gross, of Georgetown; three daughters, Mrs. Dollie Lee, of Ooltewah, Mrs. Will Pickard, of Florida, and Mrs. Cora Deaton, of Virginia; also twenty-six grandchildren. Funeral services will be held from the Greenwood church at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon, with the Rev. Tony Lewis officiating. Interment will follow in the McDonald cemetery. Pallbearers will be Lewis Gross, Tom Lee, Burk Bettis, Will Pickard, Curt Lee, Jr., and M. P. Lewis. Arrangements in charge of Coulter's.
    Person ID I3176  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2018 

    Father Francis Marion GROSS, Sr.,   b. Abt 1825, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1865  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary J. GASS,   b. Jun 1833, Jefferson County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 29 Jun 1900  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 20 Jan 1848  Meigs County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Family ID F788  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy M. CROSS,   b. Aug 1854, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 19 Apr 1910  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married Abt 1877  TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ben Harrison GROSS,   b. Feb 1891,   d. Bef 6 Oct 1931  (Age ~ 40 years)  [natural]
     2. Laura Elizabeth GROSS,   b. Sep 1888, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 20 Jan 1920, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years)  [natural]
     3. Dollie B. GROSS,   b. 11 Sep 1898,   d. 26 Jan 1989  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     4. Cora V. GROSS,   b. Mar 1896, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Thomas F. GROSS,   b. Jan 1880, James [now Hamilton] County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Edward GROSS,   b. Abt 1878, James [now Hamilton] County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1909  (Age ~ 31 years)  [natural]
     7. Josephine J. GROSS,   b. Jul 1885, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. Lewis Jackson GROSS, Sr.,   b. 11 Feb 1883,   d. 22 Apr 1967  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2018 10:18:54 
    Family ID F2067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mattie CROSS,   b. Abt 1868, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1941  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married Bef 12 Apr 1930 
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2018 10:18:54 
    Family ID F3911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart