History of Allegheny county, Pennsylvania : including its early settlement Chicago : A. Warner Co., 1889 Cushing, Thomas, 1821.
Pg. 478 ROBERT S. FERREE, farmer, post office Coraopolis, was born in the house in which he now resides, in January, 1828, the second son of WILLIAM P. and MARY (STODDARD) FERREE.He married, Dec. 4, 1862, ELIZABETH WOODS, who was born in Snowden Twp., a daughter of JOSEPH and ABIGAL (HANNAH) WOODS.MR. and MRS. FERREE are members of Forest Grove Presbyterian Church.They had a family of six children, four yet living: JESSIE L., wife of J. H. McADAMS, Coraopolis; EVA B., DAISY C. and FLOYD R.MR. FERREE resides on and owns a part of the old farm.He is representative of one of the oldest families in the county.