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Second Generation

Family of Benjamin ROSSER (1) & Amy ?

2. William ROSSER. Born in 1769. At the age of 67, William died in 1836.

William married Elizabeth NORWOOD. Born on 3 Nov 1788. At the age of 63, Elizabeth died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 29 Nov 1851. Buried in Nov 1851 in Rosser Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
i. John. Born in 1803 in North Carolina.

On 6 May 1847 when John was 44, he married Celly EDWARDS, in Carroll County, Tennessee.

ii. James N.. Born on 28 May 1805 in Chatham County, North Carolina. At the age of 63, James N. died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 9 Sep 1868. Buried in Sep 1868 in Rosser Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.

James N. married Nancy THRIFT. Born on 6 Sep 1808. At the age of 45, Nancy died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 9 Jan 1854. Buried in Jan 1854 in Rosser Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.

4 iii. Anzolett (1807-)
iv. Atlas. Born on 21 Feb 1809. At the age of 76, Atlas died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 26 Oct 1885. Buried in Oct 1885 in Rosser Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.

On 26 Aug 1878 when Atlas was 69, he married Mary Jane PARKER, in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 28 Feb 1824 in North Carolina. At the age of 67, Mary Jane died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 12 Aug 1891. Buried in Aug 1891 in Rosser Cemetery, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee.

v. Stephen. Born on 10 Nov 1810 in North Carolina. At the age of 28, Stephen died in 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee on 22 Mar 1839. Buried in Mar 1839 in Rosser Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.

5 vi. William H. (1813-1856)
6 vii. Peter N. (1815-1863)
viii. Joseph. Born in 1818 in Siler City, North Carolina. Resided in House # 1674, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850.

On 30 Dec 1840 when Joseph was 22, he married Eliza A. COX, daughter of Jacint COX (1790-1855) & Winneford ? (1789-), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born about 1830 in North Carolina. Resided in House 1674, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850.

ix. Jedediah B.. Born on 26 May 1820 in North Carolina. At the age of 69, Jedediah B. died in Tennessee on 30 Jan 1890. Buried in 1890 in White Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

On 17 Jul 1848 when Jedediah B. was 28, he married Elizabeth Jane MASSEY, daughter of William MASSEY (1808-1878) & Tabitha GRANT (1811-1884), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 3 Mar 1828. At the age of 68, Elizabeth Jane died on 29 Jun 1896. Buried in 1896 in White Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

No children were produced in this marriage.

7 x. Norwood (1822-1885)
xi. Sarah Ann Elizabeth. Born in 1825.

8 xii. Nancy (1826-)

3. Joseph ROSSER.

Joseph married Nancy BENNETT.

They had the following children:
i. Isaac.

9 ii. Benjamin (-1836)
iii. Horatia.

iv. Elizabeth.

v. Ruth.

vi. Sarah.


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