Backus Family History

A Genealogical History of the Backus Family and it's Branches

Pvt. Charles W. Ross

Male Abt 1846 - 1863  (~ 17 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Pvt. Charles W. Ross was born about 1846 in Vermont (son of James Ross and Almira Betsy Howard); died on 3 Jul 1863 in Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania; was buried on 5 Jul 1863 in Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  James Ross was born on 1 Feb 1798 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts (son of James Ross, Jr. and Sibble Chaffin); died on 3 Jan 1858 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont.

    James married Almira Betsy Howard about 1843. Almira (daughter of Henry "Harry"Howard and Laura Caswell) was born about 1819 in Vermont; died on 17 Nov 1861 in Vermont. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Almira Betsy Howard was born about 1819 in Vermont (daughter of Henry "Harry"Howard and Laura Caswell); died on 17 Nov 1861 in Vermont.
    Children:
    1. George S. Ross was born about 1844 in Vermont; died on Yes, date unknown.
    2. 1. Pvt. Charles W. Ross was born about 1846 in Vermont; died on 3 Jul 1863 in Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania; was buried on 5 Jul 1863 in Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania.
    3. Augusta A. Ross was born about 1848 in Vermont; died on Yes, date unknown.
    4. Ann Laura Ross was born on 4 Jul 1851 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont; died on 18 Oct 1923 in Randolph, Orange, Vermont; was buried on 21 Oct 1923 in Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, Windsor, Vermont.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  James Ross, Jr. was born on 8 Jul 1772 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 8 Sep 1848 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont; was buried on 10 Sep 1848 in Huntington Center Cemetery, Huntington Center, Chittenden, Vermont.

    James married Sibble Chaffin on 23 Aug 1795 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. Sibble was born on 14 Nov 1771 in Acton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 13 Mar 1837 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont; was buried on 15 Mar 1837 in Huntington Center Cemetery, Huntington Center, Chittenden, Vermont. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Sibble Chaffin was born on 14 Nov 1771 in Acton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 13 Mar 1837 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont; was buried on 15 Mar 1837 in Huntington Center Cemetery, Huntington Center, Chittenden, Vermont.
    Children:
    1. Sophia Mary Ross was born on 3 Jul 1796 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 17 Nov 1859 in Irasburg, Orleans, Vermont; was buried on 19 Nov 1859 in Irasburg Cemetery, Irasburg, Orleans, Vermont.
    2. 2. James Ross was born on 1 Feb 1798 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 3 Jan 1858 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont.
    3. Ann Maria Ross was born on 6 Sep 1800 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 17 Dec 1871 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont; was buried on 19 Dec 1871 in Huntington Center Cemetery, Huntington Center, Chittenden, Vermont.
    4. John Ross was born on 17 Feb 1802 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on Yes, date unknown.
    5. Elbridge Gerry Ross was born on 24 Jan 1804 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; and died.
    6. Eliza Charlotte Ross was born on 12 Jun 1805 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 31 Jan 1876 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont.
    7. Sarah Ross was born on 7 Sep 1807 in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on Yes, date unknown.
    8. Mary Ross was born on 28 Aug 1811 in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on Yes, date unknown.
    9. William B. Ross was born on 22 Mar 1813 in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 16 Mar 1890 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont; was buried on 18 Mar 1890 in Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont.

  3. 6.  Henry "Harry"Howard was born about 1798 in Vermont (son of Daniel Howard and Olive Unknown); died on 18 Sep 1861 in Oakfield, Genesee, New York.

    Henry married Laura Caswell about 1818 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, and was divorced on Yes, date unknown. Laura was born about 1799 in Vermont; died on 16 Aug 1873 in Trowbridge Twp, Allegan, Michigan; was buried on 18 Aug 1873 in Trowbridge Methodist Cemetery, Trowbridge Twp, Allegan, Michigan. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Laura Caswell was born about 1799 in Vermont; died on 16 Aug 1873 in Trowbridge Twp, Allegan, Michigan; was buried on 18 Aug 1873 in Trowbridge Methodist Cemetery, Trowbridge Twp, Allegan, Michigan.
    Children:
    1. 3. Almira Betsy Howard was born about 1819 in Vermont; died on 17 Nov 1861 in Vermont.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Daniel Howard was born in Mar 1760 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts (son of Henry Howard, Jr. and Mary Kingman); died on 12 Apr 1813 in Hinesburg, Chittenden, Vermont.

    Daniel married Olive Unknown about 1797. Olive was born about 1766; died in Apr 1806. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 13.  Olive Unknown was born about 1766; died in Apr 1806.
    Children:
    1. 6. Henry "Harry"Howard was born about 1798 in Vermont; died on 18 Sep 1861 in Oakfield, Genesee, New York.



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