Ramsay, Howard

Birth Name Ramsay, Howard
Gender male
Age at Death 81 years, 7 months, 23 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth March 25, 1867 Lot 18, Prince, Prince Edward Island 1901 census & PEI Baptismal index
 
Death November 17, 1948 Hamilton, Lot 18, Prince Edward Island, Canada dates from gravestone in Malpeque
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, James
Mother Ramsay, Elizabeth
         Ramsay, Howard
    Brother     Ramsay, Donald Fulton
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary Jane Minnie
    Brother     Ramsay, James Archibald Alexander
    Brother     Ramsay, Ernest Herbert
    Sister     Ramsay, Elizabeth Harriet Hattie
    Brother     Ramsay, Frederick William

Families

    Family of Ramsay, Howard and McDougall, Margaret Florence
Married Wife McDougall, Margaret Florence
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage November 8, 1899 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
 
  Children
  1. Ramsay, Elizabeth Hazel
  2. Ramsay, Douglas Amos
  3. Ramsay, Helen Penelope

Narrative

Howard Ramsay of Hamilton passed to his reward on Nov 17 1948 after a period of failing health in the 82nd year of his life, well known and highly respected in this whold countryside. born in 1867, the eldest in the family of the late James ("Reporter") and his wife Elizabeth Ramsay...
He sang acceptably in the church choir for over 60 years...
He leaves to mourn besides his wife, nee Florence MacDougall of Victoria West) two sons, Douglas of Toronto and James on the homestead and two daughters, Mrs. Whitfield Ellis (Hazel) of Sheffield Mills NS and Helen of Prince of Wales College, Charlottetown. also sister Mrs. W. D. Burgess of Waterville NS, and three brothers: Rev. Dr. J. A. Ramsay of Moncton, Rev. E. H. Ramsay of Saint John, and Fred W. of Hamilton. A brother Fulton of O'Leary and a sister Mrs. F. J. Lockerby of Hamilton predeceased him.

Taken from the lengthy obit in the Guardian 1948 Dec 2 page 2

Attributes

Type Value Notes Sources
Merged Gramps ID I11598
 

Pedigree

  1. Ramsay, James
    1. Ramsay, Elizabeth
      1. Ramsay, Howard
        1. McDougall, Margaret Florence
          1. Ramsay, Elizabeth Hazel
          2. Ramsay, Douglas Amos
          3. Ramsay, Helen Penelope
      2. Ramsay, Donald Fulton
      3. Ramsay, Mary Jane Minnie
      4. Ramsay, James Archibald Alexander
      5. Ramsay, Ernest Herbert
      6. Ramsay, Elizabeth Harriet Hattie
      7. Ramsay, Frederick William