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Welcome to Ross ...
So far, we have found very little information about Ross. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Ross to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Ross, please Contact Us.
The location of Ross has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Ross is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Ross was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Ross ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 38 communities that are also named Ross - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Delaware, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Manitoba, Michigan (2), Minnesota (4), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, North Dakota (2), Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ross.
Communities near Ross ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ross.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ross. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ross.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ross. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ross.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ross. See our Newspapers Page for Ross.
Adding Ross to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ross in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ross was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ross on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022