Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 70,750 people named Ross in the UK. That makes it the 106th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 1,120 are named Ross.
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Related and similar surnamesRosse
The Ross surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.