Ramsay, John

Birth Name Ramsay, John
Gender male
Age at Death about 30 years, 3 months, 20 days


The history of Malpeque does not include a son John in this branch of the Ramsay family. According to Thomas Ramsay's family history, he drowned as a young man.

Another family tree says that he married Elizabeth Stewart and had a son Colin, born 1876. This is a John Ramsay from a later generation.

The John Ramsay who died 21 April 1830 in Miramichi, New Brunswick had brothers Donald of Lot 13 and Alexander of Lot 16, which does fit with this family. There was no mention of a wife. See Early PEI Probate Records by Linda Nicholson


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1800 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death April 21, 1830 Miramichi, New Brunswick will granted probate in 1831  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, John “The Yankee”about 1750about 1804
Mother McKay, Catherine
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary about 1789 September 24, 1872
    Brother     Ramsay, Donald -Lot 13 1794 December 30, 1871
    Sister     Ramsay, Christy Christie Ann about 1798 February 22, 1879
         Ramsay, John about 1800 April 21, 1830
    Sister     Ramsay, Jennie about 1802
    Sister     Ramsay, Sarah about 1804 before 1881
    Sister     Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16 May 24, 1805
    Brother     Ramsay, Alexander - Lot 13 about 1806 April 25, 1899