Ross, Robert

Ross, Robert,

1766–1814, British general. He served against the French in the Netherlands, in Egypt, and in the Peninsular War. In the War of 1812 he defeated a U.S. force at BladensburgBladensburg
, town (1990 pop. 8,064), Prince Georges co., S central Md., a residential suburb of Washington, D.C.; chartered 1742, inc. 1854. The defeat (Aug. 24, 1814) at Bladensburg of American troops under Gen. W. H. Winder permitted the British under Gen.
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, and on the same day (Aug. 24, 1814) he surprised and captured Washington, burning all the public buildings. Spurred by victory, Ross decided to attempt the capture of Baltimore. On Sept. 12, in a thick wood near North Point, his army encountered the American militia. A skirmish ensued, and Ross was killed.
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The insight and hard work of Vice Chairs Judge Stacy Ross, Robert Vaughn, and Richard Bush has been greatly appreciated this year.
Surviving are her sisters and brothers, Becky Keim (Dan Schmidgall), Howard (Amy) Ross and Cheryl (Steve) Luehring; nieces and nephews, Stephen Clong, Matthew (Jill) Clong, Peter (Wendy) Vandermeulen-Clong, Colton (Jessica) Anderson, Nathan Ross, Robert (Marlaina) Anderson, Ryan Anderson, and Nikki (James) Ross Bishop; three aunts, many cousins, and many great-nieces and great-nephews.
Honorees, by county, are: Bolivar County: Indira Black; Washington County: Steele Davis, Steven King Sylvester Davis, Robert Cosey; Humphreys County: Eric Hill, Floyd Merritt; Holmes County: Lester Young Sharkey County: Kelvin Johnson, Sylvester Pinkins, John Crawford; Yazoo County: Wade Yeates, Don McGraw, Rachel Carr, Eddie Kirkland, Billy Davis, Andrew Ross, Robert Mitchell, William Small, John Milner, Fred Stuckey; Claiborne County: David Berry; Warren County: Lemar Davis; Hinds County: Roy Anderson, Val DeVellis; Madison County: Daniel Cauthen.
There's been Cain and Amy, Charity and Ross, Robert and Rebecca and now Pete and Priya.
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The East Lothian side blitzed North Region rivals Islavale in the opening half hour of this replay as they stormed into a three-goal lead with David Ross, Robert Berry and Illya Stouve all on target.
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Her choreography, performed by her company as well as by Bertram Ross, Robert Cohan, Jane Dudley, and Paul Taylor, was featured on two religious TV series, Look Up and Live and Lamp Unto My Feet.