Isabella Mainville Ross

Isabella Mainville Ross (HM1F65)

Location: Victoria, BC 76354 Capital
Country: Canada
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N 48° 24.639', W 123° 20.403'

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Born Jan. 10, 1808 · Died in Victoria April 23, 1885

— Here Lies —

She came here in 1843 with her husband, Chief Trader Charles Ross, who was in charge of building Fort Victoria. After his death she bought the land upon which you are standing for a farm. By so doing she became the first woman to own land in what is now British Columbia.
HM NumberHM1F65
Year Placed1994
Placed ByOld Cemeteries Society
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Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 4:55am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10U E 474835 N 5361999
Decimal Degrees48.41065000, -123.34005000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 48° 24.639', W 123° 20.403'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds48° 24' 38.34" N, 123° 20' 24.18" W
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Area Code(s)940
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1523 Dallas Rd, Victoria BC 76354, CA
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