Ramsay, John Jr.

Birth Name Ramsay, John Jr.
Gender male
Age at Death 79 years, 8 months, 27 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth February 5, 1828 St. Eleanors, Prince Edward Island 1901 census
 
Death November 1907 Summerside, Prince Edward Island  
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, John Sr.
Mother McKay, Coy Coie
    Sister     Ramsay, Jennie
    Sister     Ramsay, Isabella
    Sister     Ramsay, Catherine
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary
    Brother     Ramsay, Hugh
         Ramsay, John Jr.
    Brother     Ramsay, Donald - Lot 17
    Brother     Ramsay, George

Families

    Family of Ramsay, John Jr. and McCallum, Grace
Married Wife McCallum, Grace
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage October 17, 1868 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
 
  Children
  1. Ramsay, Archibald
  2. Ramsay, Agnes
  3. Ramsay, Minnie
  4. Ramsay, John Goodwill
  5. Ramsay, Mary Jane
  6. Ramsay, Arthur Louis
  7. Ramsay, Bertha May
    Family of Ramsay, John Jr. and Ramsay, Agnes
Married Wife Ramsay, Agnes
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage October 7, 1857 St. Eleanors, Prince Edward Island  
 
  Children
  1. Ramsay, John Allan
  2. Ramsay, Norman
  3. Ramsay, Margaret
  4. Ramsay, Elizabeth A.

Narrative

John was born in North St. Eleanor's, the son of the late John Ramsay and Coy McKay. He and his brother Hugh were shipbuilders. John's first marriage was to Agnes Ramsay.

The Islander – Oct 16, 1857
Married.
At St. Eleanor’s, on Wednesday 7th inst., by the Rev. J.M. MacLeod, Mr. John Ramsay, to Miss Agnes, eldest daughter of Mr. Charles Ramsay, all of Lot 17.

Agnes died in 1866. "On Thursday morning after a short and severe illness, in the 31st year of her age, Agnes, the beloved wife of Mr. John Ramsay, ship builder, of Summerside, leaving a disconsolate husband and 4 children to mourn the loss of an affectionate wife and mother." The Islander – Dec 14, 1866

Groom's Name John Ramsay
Groom's Residence Summerside
Groom's Status Widow/Widower
Bride's Name Grace McCallum
Bride's Residence Lot 17
Bride's Status Spinster
Source RG19/s3/ss5: Marriage bonds, 1868

The Islander - Oct 30, 1868
Married.
At the Manse, on the 11th inst., by Rev. W.R. Frame, Mr. John Ramsay, Shipbuilder, Summerside, to Miss Grace McCallum, Lot 17.

Ellen Ramsay was a witness,

John was survived by his widow, Grace, and five daughters and five sons: Mrs. Robert Head, (Margaret) Mrs. G.H. Tomkins, California; Mrs. James W. Saunders, Cambridge, Mass.; Agnes, a teacher in the High School, Summerside; and Bertha at home; Norman, John A., Goodwill in California; Archibald, Montana and Arthur, Spokane, Wash.

One brother George Ramsay, of Melrose, Mass., and two sisters, Mary also of Melrose, and Mrs. Chapelle, Summerside

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pedigree

  1. Ramsay, John Sr.
    1. McKay, Coy Coie
      1. Ramsay, Jennie
      2. Ramsay, Isabella
      3. Ramsay, Catherine
      4. Ramsay, Mary
      5. Ramsay, Hugh
      6. Ramsay, John Jr.
        1. McCallum, Grace
          1. Ramsay, Archibald
          2. Ramsay, Agnes
          3. Ramsay, Minnie
          4. Ramsay, John Goodwill
          5. Ramsay, Mary Jane
          6. Ramsay, Arthur Louis
          7. Ramsay, Bertha May
        2. Ramsay, Agnes
          1. Ramsay, John Allan
          2. Ramsay, Norman
          3. Ramsay, Margaret
          4. Ramsay, Elizabeth A.
      7. Ramsay, Donald - Lot 17
      8. Ramsay, George