Ralph Ness Dobson
- Born: Cir 1805, Pickering, Yorks 97,98,99,100
- Baptised: 31 May 1805, Pickering, Yorks 101
- Marriage: Frances Goddard on 11 Jul 1834 in Ilkeston, Derbys 96
- Died: Q2 1875, West Bromwich Registration District at age 70 102
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Accountant.
• Occupation: commercial clerk, at the time of the census in June 1841. 103 He was then living with his wife, their three children and his wife's brother and nephew at Traffic Street, Derby
• Occupation: clerk to lace merchant, at the time of the census in March 1851. 104 He was then living on Mount Street, Nottingham with his wife, five children and their nephew
• Residence: New Street, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, at the time of the census in April 1861. 105 He was then living with his wife and two adult children; no occupation was given.
• Occupation: bookkeeper, at the time of the census in April 1871. 106 He was then living with his daughter at New Street, West Bromwich, Staffordshire
Ralph married Frances Goddard, daughter of Thomas Goddard and Frances Foster, on 11 Jul 1834 in Ilkeston, Derbys.96 (Frances Goddard was born circa 1810 in Brompton, Kent 107,108,109.)