George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 19 September 1774]

19. Rid out in the Morning. Dined at Mr. Ross’s.

Mr. Ross is either George Ross (1730–1779), a Pennsylvania delegate to the Continental Congress 1774–77 and member of the colonial legislature, or John Ross (1729–1800), a Scottish-born Philadelphia merchant who was active in the cause of the colonies before and during the Revolution.

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