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by alioth
Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: national origin of Rosson
Replies: 5
Views: 13373

Re: national origin of Rosson

I just discovered a Thomas Rosson, born in Ireland, who is the father of Eliza Rosson, who are respectively my great, great grandfather and my great grandmother. Could this be the same as your Thomas Rosson and his daughter, Eliza's sister? Please let me know, as this has piqued my interest greatly.
by alioth
Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MUST REGISTER
Replies: 4
Views: 10686

Re: MUST REGISTER

How do I register, I do not see any buttons to click?
by alioth
Fri Mar 28, 2008 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: national origin of Rosson
Replies: 5
Views: 13373

Re: national origin of Rosson

Any info at all that you could give me would be greatly appreciated. I never heard of a Huegonot origin for Rosson, where did you hear this? Also wanted to know what you thought of the Scandanavian/German origin of the name? Whenever I try to look up Rosson, I usually get nothing, but it directs me ...
by alioth
Thu Mar 27, 2008 12:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: national origin of Rosson
Replies: 5
Views: 13373

Re: national origin of Rosson

Although she was born in Ireland (actually Northern Ireland in Belfast), she was not of Irish nationality. She is listed as a "Belfast Orangewoman", which means she is the descendant of settlers who came to Ireland after Ireland was defeated by Cromwell. I am guessing she is possibly of Sc...
by alioth
Mon Mar 17, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New to R.G.
Replies: 1
Views: 5758

Re: New to R.G.

Hi Emily from another Portlander, I just found this site and found your post and was ASTOUNDED to find another Portlander. My name is Mary Ellen and I live in NorthEast. My great grandmother was a Rosson, just found the site while trying to research her name. I hope I can find out more info regardin...
by alioth
Mon Mar 17, 2008 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: national origin of Rosson
Replies: 5
Views: 13373

national origin of Rosson

I am brand new to this site, having found it while trying to research my ancestors. My great grandmother was named Rosson, Rosin, or something like that. Little else is known of her except that she was a "Belfast Orangewoman", born in Belfast in the 19th century and came to the US and sett...

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