James Ross

James Ross may refer to:

  • James Ross, 4th Lord Ross (died 1581), Scottish nobleman and an adherent to the cause of Mary, Queen of Scots
  • James Ross, 6th Lord Ross (died 1633), Scottish nobleman
  • James Ross, 7th Lord Ross (died 1636), Scottish nobleman
  • James Ross (Alberta politician) (1851–1936), politician in Alberta, Canada and municipal councillor in Edmonton
  • James Ross (Australian lawyer) (c. 1792–1865), Australian lawyer and politician
  • James Ross (Australian politician) (1895–1975), New South Wales politician
  • James Ross (Canadian lawyer) (1835–1871), participant in Red River Rebellion
  • James Ross (Canadian businessman) (1848–1913), Scottish-born civil engineer and businessman
  • James Ross (conductor), British conductor
  • James Ross (mayor), mayor of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1934–1938
  • James Ross (MLA) (1814–1874), member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec
  • Jim Ross (politician), former member of the Ohio House of Representatives
  • James Ross (Ontario politician) (1817–1895), Ontario farmer and political figure
  • James Ross (Pennsylvania politician) (1762–1847), lawyer and senator from Pennsylvania, 1794–1803
  • James Ross (rugby union) (died 1914), Scottish rugby player
  • J. Arthur Ross (1893–1958), Manitoba politician
  • James Clark Ross (1800–1862), British polar explorer
  • James E. Ross (born 1921), Pennsylvania state senator
  • James Francis Ross (1931–2010), American philosopher
  • James Gibb Ross (1819–1888), Canadian merchant and politician from the province of Quebec
  • James Hamilton Ross (1856–1932), Yukon Territory Commissioner
  • James Sinclair Ross (1908–1996), Canadian author
  • James W. Ross (born 1938), Canadian senator
  • James Walker Ross (1885–1941), Canadian politician
  • Jim Ross (born 1952), wrestling executive
  • Jim Ross (ice hockey) (born 1926), Scottish ice hockey player
  • Jim Ross (Australian footballer) (born 1927), former Australian rules footballer
  • James Ross (drag performer) (born 1988), American drag illusionist
  • Jimmy Ross (footballer born 1866) (1866–1902), Scottish association football
  • Jimmy Ross (footballer born 1895), Scottish professional footballer for Raith Rovers and Tottenham Hotspur
  • Jimmy D. Ross (born 1936), retired United States Army general

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Antarctic Peninsula - Paleofloras and Paleofaunas
... Younger Cretaceous strata, which outcrop within James Ross, Seymour, and adjacent islands, contain plants fossil of Late Cretaceous angiosperms with leaf morphotypes that are similar to those ... The Cretaceous strata of James Ross Island also yielded the dinosaur genera Antarctopelta, which was the first dinosaur fossil to be found on Antarctica ... and other projects and from fossil collections from and rock outcrops within Alexander, James Ross, King George, Seymour, and South Shetland islands has yielded a record of the changes in terrestrial ...
Clarence Islands - History
... Captain (Sir) John Ross commanded the Victory during his second Arctic exploration (1829—1833), partly in order to regain credibility after charting a fictional landform ... He chose his nephew, Commander James Clark Ross, to be second in command ... In 1830, while exploring within the Ross Strait, James Ross charted three islands ...

Famous quotes containing the words ross and/or james:

    If we did not have such a thing as an airplane today, we would probably create something the size of N.A.S.A. to make one.
    —H. Ross Perot (b. 1930)

    The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
    —William James (1842–1910)