Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

John Ross (c. 1695-1766)
MSA SC 3520-13893


Born c. 1695.  Married Alicia Arnold (d. 1746); children Ann Arnold (b. 1727, m. Key), Elizabeth (1730-1819, m. Scott).  Died 18 September 1766.

Deputy agent for Lord Baltimore.  Register of the Land Office.  Annapolis alderman.  Mayor of Annapolis, 1748-49, 1758-59, 1765-66.  Built "Belvior," a colonial estate built on "Wyatt's Ridge," overlooking Round Bay near Annapolis.  On September 5, 1756, his daughter Elizabeth married Upton Scott, future mayor of Annapolis.

Return to Introductory Page

This information resource of the Maryland State Archives is presented here for fair use in the public domain. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: Rights assessment for associated source material is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

[ Archives' Home Page  ||  All About Maryland  ||  Maryland Manual On-Line  ||  Reference & Research
||  Search the Archives   ||  Education & Outreach  ||  Archives of Maryland Online ]

Governor     General Assembly    Judiciary     Maryland.Gov

© Copyright Friday, 13-Sep-2002 20:51:55 EDT Maryland State Archives