McArthur, Armina Jane Annie Jennie

Birth Name McArthur, Armina Jane Annie Jennie
Birth Name McArthur, Armina Jane Annie Jenny
Gender female
Age at Death less than 36 years


Armenia McArthur, born in New Brunswick, was living with her widowed mother Sarah in 1881 in Summerside. Her father had been born on the Island. Jane A. McArthur from Summerside married Cornelius Ramsay in 1883.

Name Cornelius Ramsay - from Mt Pleasant, Lot 13
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 21 May 1883
Event Place , Prince Edward Island, Canada
Spouse's Name Jane A McArthur - from Summerside
Citing this Record "Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 March 2018), Cornelius Ramsay and Jane A McArthur, 21 May 1883; citing , Prince Edward Island, Canada, Public Archives, Charlottetown; FHL microfilm 1,630,095

In the PEI Baptismal Index, Robert Otis, John Arthur, and twins Ernest and Reuben (b. 3 January 1889) were sons of Cornelius, on the Western Road. Two of their sons, Robert Otis and John Arthur, were living with the widow Sarah T. McArthur in 1891 in Summerside. Jane was "Annie Ramsay" on a baptismal record, and Jennie McArthur on one son's marriage record. She was Armina in the newspaper report of her son's death in 1893.

Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 86 Number 2564
Date July 6 1893
Newspaper Chignecto Post
d. Coverdale (Albert Co.) June 26th, John Arthur RAMSAY, age 8, s/o Cornelius RAMSAY and Armina RAMSAY.

Cornelius was living in Cambridge, Mass. with his mother and sister when he died of smallpox in 1897- the death record said he was divorced.

Armina Jane could be the Jenny, daughter of Sarah Alward, who married S. F. Carter in New Brunswick in 1894. Carter seemed to have a different wife by the time of the 1901 census.
Name CARTER, S. F. - Shepherd Frost Carter, a widower
Date 1894-07-27
Number 1297
Code B4/1894
Microfilm F15520

At the time of this marriage, Jennie, age 30, had been living in Woburn, Mass. and said she was born on the Island, mother Sarah Alward. S. "Faust" was in Albert County, NB in 1901 with wife Eliza. He had a son, James S. born 1898 who could be Jennie's or Eliza's son.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1865 New Brunswick, Canada    
Death before 1901   assumption  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McArthur, Robert - Lot 14about 1805before 1881
Mother Alward, Sarah ThomsonSeptember 26, 1841June 16, 1920
    Sister     McArthur, Jemima October 8, 1858 May 21, 1951
         McArthur, Armina Jane Annie Jennie 1865 before 1901
    Sister     McArthur, Harriet Hattie Ann February 21, 1868 May 22, 1945
    Sister     McArthur, Mary Josephine 1868
    Sister     McArthur, Lydia August 6, 1869 January 23, 1957
    Sister     McArthur, Clara Belle 1872 June 12, 1939
    Sister     McArthur, Florence Loise February 1874 August 26, 1944
    Brother     McArthur, James Robert June 1877
    Sister     McArthur, Jennie June 1885


Family of Ramsay, Cornelius and McArthur, Armina Jane Annie Jennie

Married Husband Ramsay, Cornelius ( * 1853 + June 2, 1897 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage May 21, 1883 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Robert OtisAugust 9, 1881August 30, 1963
Ramsay, John ArthurDecember 15, 1884June 26, 1893


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