Ann Ross was baptised on 16 April 1800 in Dornoch to John Ross and Jean Murray of Rearchar (Rearquhar). These same parents are listed in the Dornoch death record; images of both from the National Records of Scotland have been kindly shared by researcher "rescuecatsrock" on Ancestry.
John Ross and Jean Murray were married in Dornoch on 29 December 1795.
The census records list Ann's birth place as Caithness (1841), Achosnich (1851), and Dornoch (1861, 1871).
Scotland Census, 1851, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VY17-SJR : 12 July 2019), Household of Simon Mcdonald, , Sutherland, Scotland; from "1851 England, Scotland & Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 14, PRO HO 107, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 1,042,005.
Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 13 June 2020), memorial page for Ann Ross MacDonald (unknown–1876), Find a Grave Memorial no. 193444146, citing Dornoch Cathedral Graveyard, Dornoch, Highland, Scotland ; Maintained by Kilmarnock (contributor 47259834) . Photo of severely weathered headstone is included.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Ann by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Ann: