William C. DeRossett

Contributed by Anna Bertram


William Carroll DeRossett, b. abt 1828, Tenn, son of Elijah and Nancy. Married Catherine "Kitty" Butram, dau of Elizabeth and Willis Butram, June 28, 1853, White County.

William was a mail carrier, with a route from Cumberland County to White and Putnam Counties. He was listed in the 1860 and 1870 Censuses for Cumberland County, but not thereafter.

Children:

Sarah A.
Willis
Nancy Elizabeth (1857-1931)
Emma
Margaret E.
Mary M.
Patsy
Robert
G.C. (male)

Jasper Newton DeRossett (1879-1867), son of Nancy Elizabeth and grandson of William C., with wife Nora Letie Pitman (1881-1973) and dau DeSala Elizabeth (1903-1980).