Ramsay, Archibald

Birth Name Ramsay, Archibald
Gender male
Age at Death 69 years, 17 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth August 19, 1869 Summerside, Prince Edward Island  
Death September 5, 1938 Summerside, Prince Edward Island  


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, John Jr.
Mother McCallum, Grace
         Ramsay, Archibald
    Sister     Ramsay, Agnes
    Sister     Ramsay, Minnie
    Brother     Ramsay, John Goodwill
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary Jane
    Brother     Ramsay, Arthur Louis
    Sister     Ramsay, Bertha May
Father Ramsay, John Jr.
Stepmother Ramsay, Agnes
    Half-brother     Ramsay, John Allan
    Half-brother     Ramsay, Norman
    Half-sister     Ramsay, Margaret
    Half-sister     Ramsay, Elizabeth A.


    Family of Ramsay, Archibald and Balderson, Mary Ellen Nellie
Married Wife Balderson, Mary Ellen Nellie
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage September 16, 1889 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
  1. Ramsay, Nina Grace


Name: Archibald Ramsay
Birth Date: 19 Aug 1869
Birth Place: Summerside
Baptism Date: 27 Feb 1870
Baptism Place: Prince Edward Island, Canada
Father: John Ramsay
Mother: Grace McCallum

Archibald was married at the time of the 1891 census, but his wife was not living with him in his parent's household. There was a Nellie Ramsay of about the right age working as a domestic in Summerside, status married.

Groom's Name Archibald Ramsay
Groom's Residence Summerside
Groom's Status Bachelor
Bride's Name Mary Ellen Balderson
Bride's Residence Summerside
Bride's Status Spinster
Date of Marriage License or Bond 16 September 1889
Date of Marriage Ceremony 16 September 1889
Officiant's Name C. W Hamilton
Source RG19, Series3, Subseries4: Marriage Licenses, 1889

He and his wife Nellie and daughter Gracie were in Summerside in 1901. He might be the Archie Ramsay mentioned in news items in 1901, for spending counterfeit money that he said he received from a sailor. "THE police arrested Mr. Archie Ramsay at a late hour Saturday night on a charge of having ..." Guardian Monday May 20, 1901 pg 8

Nellie and Grace were not with Archibald in later census records - he went to California, and returned to Summerside later in life.


Name Archibald Ramsay
Age 69
Residence Summerside
Date of Death 5 September 1938
Entry Number 312
Source RG19/s2/ss6: Death registration books, 1938





Type Value Notes Sources
Merged Gramps ID I18749


  1. Ramsay, John Jr.
    1. McCallum, Grace
      1. Ramsay, Archibald
        1. Balderson, Mary Ellen Nellie
          1. Ramsay, Nina Grace
      2. Ramsay, Agnes
      3. Ramsay, Minnie
      4. Ramsay, John Goodwill
      5. Ramsay, Mary Jane
      6. Ramsay, Arthur Louis
      7. Ramsay, Bertha May