Westmoreland County, PA

Ross Cemetery

Lower Burrell Township, Westmoreland County, PA

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 General Overview Map of Ross Cemetery

General Views of Cemetery- view 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 , 10 , 11 , 12


    Cemetery was built on land originally owned by the Ross Family, and was established ca. 1849 as the cemetery for the St. James' Lutheran Church.  The church later disbanded, and the cemetery reverted to the Ross family.

Directions to cemetery:
  1) From PA Turnpike 76, take EXIT 48 toward PA-28/PITTSBURGH.
  2) Merge onto FREEPORT ROAD, and follow for 1/2 mile
  3) Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto INDIANOLA RD/PA-910/YELLOW BELT for 0.2 mile.
  4) Merge onto PA-28 N toward NEW KENSINGTON/TARENTUM for 6.6 miles.
  5) Take the PA-366/EXIT 14-toward TARENTUM/ NEW KENSINGTON for 0.2 mile.
  6) Take the ramp toward TARENTUM/BRACKENRIDGE for 0.2 mile.
  7) Turn RIGHT onto BULL CREEK RD/PA-366/RED BELT. Continue to follow PA-366
     S. For 1.6 miles
  8) Turn LEFT onto FREEPORT ROAD for 0.1 mile.
  9) FREEPORT RD becomes LEECHBURG ROAD for 0.2 mile. Located behind Clementine's Family Restaurant, 2604 Leechburg Road, Lower Burrell, PA

GPS COORDINATES:
LAT: N40 35.257'
LONG: W079 44.503'
ELEV: 1003 feet


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Caldwell, John C., 1836-1905

Caldwell, Martha A., 04 Jan 1819 - 25 Jun 1894

Caldwell, R.T.,  10 Nov 1851 -  16 Apr 1853

Ross, Andrew, 17 Sep 1816 - 01 May 1847

Ross, George Franklin, 22 Aug 1854 - 17 May 1927

Ross, Alice Belle, 08 Apr 1856 - 03 Jun 1927

Ross, William, (view 2 , 3),  08 Jul 1814 - 20 Dec 1895

Ross, Martha P., (view 2 , 3), 12 Jun 1824 - 19 Apr 1904

Ross, Mary Eliza, (view 2), 30 Nov 1821 - 19 Sep 1848

Ross, William, (view 2 , 3), 24 Nov 1762 - 28 Aug 1849

Ross, Esther, (view 2), 01 Jan 1780 - 18 Jan 1854

R., W.R.

S., E.

Smetanik, Daniel R., 09 Dec 1943 - 13 May 2005


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