Creator

Date Original

1842-1870

Description

This collection contains a religious sermon about the topic of sin, receipts for the sale of cotton and purchased goods, and probate court land records for Missouri and Arkansas.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Browning Ross was born in Alabama on April 4, 1821 to Peter and Mary Arnold Ross. Ross was one of the first settlers of Clark County, Arkansas. He married Nancy Peeples Bozeman of Clark County in 1845, when she was 14 years old, and they had one child before her death in 1848. He then married Eliza Sloan on February 8, 1849, and had eight children. Ross was a cotton farmer and he purchased real estate all over the state of Arkansas and Missouri.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Missouri

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0173.0016

Resource Type

Text

Collection

William Browning Ross papers, SMC.0173.0016

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

William Browning Ross papers, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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