Ross siblings reunite in 1907

Reunion news from the January 3, 1907 edition of the Skidmore New Era, page 1:

First Meeting in 36 Years.

Mr. and Mrs. Ely Benzene, of Alta, Iowa, are visiting the families of James Ross and Mrs. Moses P. Sloper this week.  Mrs. Benzene is a sister of Mr. Ross and Mrs. Sloper.  They had not met for thirty-six years.

It appears that the three siblings in this news item are James Ross, Roberta Ross Bensene (wife of Eli Bensene of Alta, Iowa), and Elizabeth “Lizzie” Ross Sloper (wife of Moses P. Sloper of Skidmore), children of John and Mary (Sollitt) Ross.

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