Re: Robert R. Wakelee 1869 Ohio
My husband is related to the Wakelee family via Robert's mother Mary E Ross Wakelee. MAry married O.R. Wakelee. They had three children. Carrie, Robert RowlandWakelee and Arthur Ross Wakelee. Mary (born Dec 18 1848?)wasthe daughter of Wm H Ross and caroline Thompson. MAry was bonr in Milford Ohio. her siblings were Martha. john Clark, Samuel H. , thomas J., Capitola, Wm, Affa Bell and Franklin. MArtha, franklin and Wm died in childhood in Milford. The family moved to Louisville around 1858-59. Wm and JOhn C and Samuel all enlisted inJoe Holt's company to fight in the civil war. john Deserted. Samuel served . Wm was killed at the battle of Kennesaw Mt in 1864I believe. Would love to know if additional information is available on Mary's parents , and onWillam's H's parents, believed to be Joseph Ross and Nancy Harper.
Hope to hear from you.