Elspeth Anderson was born circa 1794 to Alexander Anderson (bef1794-) and Elsie Forsyth (bef1794-) and died 4 July 1882 "Gyrandah", Queensland, Australia of unspecified causes. She married John Ross (-bef1883) 30 May 1829 in Duffus, Moray, Scotland, United Kingdom.

She arrived in Sydney on 22 Nov 1834 on the Numa with her husband and children.


Offspring of Elspeth Anderson and John Ross (-bef1883)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Eric Sutherland Ross (1831-1910) 23 February 1832 Moray, Scotland, United Kingdom 26 July 1910 Croydon, Queensland, Australia Mary Keyes (-1872) Mary Keyes (-1872) Elizabeth Susan MacLean (1850-1930)
John Hay McKenzie Ross (1834-1902)
Margaret Ross (1837-1916) 1837 6 September 1916 Queensland, Australia William Joseph Kable (1835-1914)
Janet Ross (c1830-1859)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
¶ Death
  • ROSS.—On the 4th July, at Gyrandah, Elspeth, relict of the late John ROSS, in her 89th year.
The Brisbane Courier, 7 August 1882, page 1