Louisa Ross was born 6 March 1844 in Wellington, Wellington Region, New Zealand to Hugh Ross (1797-1869) and Anna Maria Wood (c1802-1853) and died 26 December 1885 in Whanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand of unspecified causes. She married Henry Nevinson Harrison (1837-1922) 23 January 1867 in New Zealand. Ancestors are from the United Kingdom.


Offspring of Hugh Ross of Cokely and Anna Maria Wood (c1802-1853)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Hugh Alexander George Ross (1830-1891)
Alfred Anthony Ross (1835-1904) 16 June 1835 Tasmania, Australia 13 January 1904 Woodville, Tararua District, Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand Mary Isabella Gudgeon (1843-1912

Frederick James Ross (1838-1868)
Edward Cokeley Ross (1840-1841)
Louisa Maria Ross (1844-1885) 6 March 1844 Wellington, Wellington Region, New Zealand 26 December 1885 Whanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand Henry Nevinson Harrison (1837-1922)


Offspring of Henry Nevinson Harrison and Louisa Maria Ross (1844-1885)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Anna Muriel (Murie) Harrison (1868-1955)
Kate (Katie) Harrison (1870-1942)
Henry Peterson (Peter) Harrison (1871-1942)
Frederick Louis Harrison (1873-1945) 14 September 1873 Whangaehu, Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand 8 July 1945 Whanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand Anna Gordon Forlong (1873-1926)

Meta Harrison (1875-1957)
John Shafto (Jack) Harrison (1877-1939)
Emily Agnes Harrison (1879-1889)
Robert Harrison (1883-1883)
Maud Nevinson (Maudie) Harrison (1884-1936)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • The earliest New-Zealand-born ancestor of scores of people.
  • Family sources
₪ Wedding
  • Probably in the northern half of the Wellington Province. Check NZBDM.


  Robin Patterson