1900 Ward 9, Terrebone, Louisiana, June 12th

Edwin ROSS, 24, b. LA, both parents b. LA
Eloise, 27?, b. LA, both parents b. LA-wife
Eddie***, 2, b. LA, son
Hugo 4 months, b. LA, son

Cleophas Edwin Joseph ROSS, b. Jan. 19, 1874 at Terrebonne,
married Eloise Annie KING [Mrs. ORGERON]
Son of Phillip Alfred ROSS & Marie Unus BUFORD
Phillip Alfred ROSS, d. Mar 14, 1882, s/o William Ambrose & Marie Estelle (Fromental) ROSS
Marie Unis BUFORD, b. Fb. 5, 1848, m. Aug. 1, 1868, Montegut, Terrebonne, LA, d/o William & Marie (Foret) BUFORD.

[1860 see Mrs. WM ROSS at Houma, Terrebonne, LA]
[1870 see Alfred ROSS, New Iberia, Iberia, LA - beside uncle Albert BUFORD & family]
[1880 see Ambrose & Estelle ROSS, both born France at Terrebonne, LA]
[1880 6th Ward-Terrebonne, LA:
Alfred ROSS, 35
Ozia, 30 (?Unis - nee BUFORD)
Alfreda, 11
Julia, 10
William, 9
Edwin, 8
Julian, 5 (male)
Corinne, 4
Cora, 4 months

6 doors from
William & Mary Dorma (ROSS) PRICE
(sister and brother in law)]

Edwin Joseph Murphey ROSS aka  “Eddie“ ,
b. July 5, 1897, Terrebone, LA,
Son of Cleophas Edwin Joseph ROSS and Eloise Annie KING

1910 7th Ward, Lafourche, Louisiana

Mrs. Louise ROSS, 35,
m2; first marr. at age 13; b. LA, Dad b. LA, Mom b. GA
enumerated as Housekeeper
in the household of Leonard LEGENDRE, aged 46, widowed and family

1910 New Orleans, Louisiana

*[1910 Anthony  Joseph  ROSS, aged 10 is inmate in Orphan’s home, 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA]
***[1910 Edward “Eddie” ROSS, aged 13 is inmate in Orphan’s home in 7th Ward, New Orleans, LA]
**[Irene ROSS, aged 7 is pupil in the Female Asylum, 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA]
Philip KOCH is in Liberty, Mercer, OH in 1910, 1900, 1880, 1870;
  and was the son of William & Catherine KOCH/COOK.

1920 5th ward, Pct. 2, New Orleans, Orleans, Lousiana

Phillip KOCH, 52, b. OH, parents b. Germany
Eloise A. ROSS, 45, b. LA-wife
*Anthony J. ROSS, 19, b. LA, son
**Auneull R. ROSS, 16, b. LA, dau
Harold E. ROSS, 14, b. LA, son

**[Irene Rose ROSS, dau of Edwin ROSS  & Elouise KING
 born March 26, 1903, Houma, LA, died 1989, Biloxi, MS;
married Charles MELANSON, born 1900,
son of Joseph Samson & Eugenie (Bernard) MELANCON;
2 daughteres: Elouise & Vivian F.]

1930 New Orleans, Louisiana

Anthony J. ROSS, 30, b. LA
Gladys E., 25
June I., 3
Deoda M., 2
Daniel WEST, 51, uncle, b. LA
Nelville J. BUNDY, 18, brother in law, b. LA

[Daniel WEST (25) married Emily NUNEZ  (17), 1904, New Orleans]
[Ida WEST (19) married Frederick F. BUNDY (23), 1903, New Orleans]

 1930 Dallas, Texas

Precinct 7

Bernice E. PUTNAM, 35, b. LA, widowed
Vernie H. 15, b. LA
Thomas MOODY, 24, b. TN, son in law [m. 2 yrs.]
Lucille M., 18, b. LA, dau [m 2 yrs.]

Harold Earl  ROSS, 25, b. LA, both parents b. LA
Thelma V., 20, b. TX, wife


Mitchell N. SHEFFIELD, 70, b. TX, both parents b. LA
Nannie E., 59, b. TX
Flossie, 20, b. TX
[Mitchell is son of John P. & Tabitha (Cryer) SHEFFIELD
See Navarro county, TX piror to 1930
See Waller county, TX prior to 1910, by 1880
See Grimes county TX by 1870]

A few doors down:


Phillip KOCH, 62, b. Ohio, parents b. Germany
Eloise A., wife, 56, b. LA, dad b. LA, mom b. GA
Archie A. ORGERON, 37, b. LA, both parents b. LA [divorced]

**Notation states Eloise was first married at age 14


Edwin J. ROSS, 37, b. LA, dad b. LA, mom b. LA
Edna, wife,  35, b. MO, dad b. Canada, mom b. OH
Mary J., 6, b. TX, dad b. LA, mom b. MO

Also: M. Kyle ROSS, 19, [female], single,  b. LA, both par b. LA
Inmate in Virginia Johnson’s Female home


Eloise  Annie (King) ORGERON-ROSS-KOCH
 died Dec. 31 1948, Dallas, TX
buried in Laurel Land, Dallas, TX

Philip KOCH
died Dec. 25, 1940, Dallas, TX
[While waiting for the bus he was struck by a car.]
buried in Laurel Land, Dallas, TX

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