Ramsay, Donald

Birth Name Ramsay, Donald
Gender male
Age at Death about 58 years, 7 months, 8 days

Narrative

Donald and Elizabeth Ramsay Lot 11 signed a land agreement with Robert Milligan in 1866.

Donald and Elizabeth Ramsey. Donald Ramsay was born in Lot 11, in 1819, and followed farming. He was the father of four children. Irene A. became the wife of Crowning Shield, a commercial traveller in Brocton, Canada; Anna L. became the wife of Daniel Squarebriggs, a miller at Montrose, Prince Edward Island, and both are deceased; Ida M. is the wife of Mr. Murphy, a merchant of Worcester, Massachusetts. Elizabeth Ramsey died and subsequently Donald Ramsey married Miss Flora Hardy, and to them were born three children: Arthur C , John M. and Eliza. The father died in 1878 and his wife in 1928. He was a Liberal in politics and served as justice of the peace for many years, while in religion he was a Presbyterian and served effectively a number of years as elder. (from Past and Present of PEI)

The Islander – Feb 11, 1870 Married. At Alberton, on the 1st inst. by the Rev. A. Fraser, assisted by the Rev. R. Cumming, Donald Ramsay, Esq., of Montrose, to Flora, daughter of Mr. Robert Hardy, of the same place.

 

 

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1820 Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada in Lot 11? or Lot 13?  
Baptism April 9, 1820 Prince Edward Island, Canada no place of birth recorded PEI Baptismal Index  
Death August 9, 1878 Montrose, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada Along the North Shore gives his dates as 1819-1878  

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, Malcolm - Lot 11about 1786before 1855
Mother Boyle, Eleanor1798October 16, 1875
         Ramsay, Donald about 1820 August 9, 1878
    Sister     Ramsay, Eliza Elizabeth August 4, 1822 February 10, 1921
    Brother     Ramsay, Archibald - Lot 11 September 16, 1823 June 1905
    Brother     Ramsay, Robert Sr. September 24, 1825 May 1904
    Brother     Ramsay, Thomas 1830 April 17, 1897
    Brother     Ramsay, John about 1832 November 10, 1885
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary September 24, 1836 March 3, 1917
    Sister     Ramsay, Helen Eleanor December 1839 March 6, 1912

Families

Family of Ramsay, Donald and Grigg, Elizabeth Dannell

Married Wife Grigg, Elizabeth Dannell ( * about 1831 + June 4, 1869 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage January 11, 1854 Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Bertram HavelockAugust 3, 1858March 27, 1932
Ramsay, Irene A.June 7, 1863June 8, 1933
Ramsay, Annie L.1866about 1901
Ramsay, K. Ida1867September 4, 1928

Family of Ramsay, Donald and Hardy, Flora

Married Wife Hardy, Flora ( * May 25, 1839 + August 1928 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage February 12, 1870 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Arthur F. C.18721935
Ramsay, Eliza EleanorJanuary 22, 18751951
Ramsay, John McLeod1878December 15, 1968

Attributes

Type Value Notes Sources
Merged Gramps ID I15187