Scott Ross marriage consent form (*PDF*)

"This is the consent to marry form from the Ross County Courthouse showing the signatures of Mary Ann Ross Willburn and her husband Robert Willburn. Mary Ann married Robert Willburn approximately 1852 or 1853 in Carter Co, Ky. In the 1860 census of Carter County, Kentucky, Scott shows up as Leander under Robert Willburn's name."

"Scott's father is rumored to be Joshua Flanegan or Van Landingham".

"Scott was born in Greenup, Ky on December 13,1848. He married a Margaret Austin/Oister on December 24,1868. Scott and Margaret were married in Ross County. According to the family history Mary Ann and Robert moved to Ross County. They raised their children there and are buried there. Scott and Margaret left Ross County during 1890 and they relocated to Kansas and then moved to Oklahoma. Scott and Margaret are buried in the Dale Cemetery. Scott died on October 29, 1917 in Harrah, Lincoln County, Oklahoma. Margaret died in 1937."

Submitted by: Coreena Ross

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