Ramsay, Bertram Havelock

Birth Name Ramsay, Bertram Havelock
Gender male
Age at Death 73 years, 7 months, 24 days


Only Benjamin was at home in 1921.

Mr. Bertram Ramsay, (Montrose) one of the old timers of racing, is 65 (in 1926).

He and his wife celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1929. They had 13 children, 10 living.

1915 - WEDDING BELLS. - On Wed- nesday evening, Oct. 13th the mar- riage of Miss Pearl, third daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bertram Ramsay, Mont- rose to J. Smith Matthews

Son of Donald Ramsay

from Past and Present of PEI

BERTRAM H. RAMSAY, a successful farm-er and well known horseman of Lot 3, Prince County, was born in Lot 11 on August 3, 1859, and is a son of Donald and Elizabeth Ramsey. The father also was born in Lot 11, in 1819, and followed farming. He was the father of four children, the subject of this sketch being the first in order of birth; 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 1868. 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.

There are left to mourn his widow, form. Miss Martha Wright of Bedeque, 5 sons and 5 daughters: Leigh, Havelock, George and Benjamin in Western Canada; Frederick at home; Mrs Fred Ramsay of Hamilton[Haley]; Mrs Russell Matthews of Alberton; Mrs Stewart Demail [Dempsie] of Astoria, Oregon [Maewood]; Mrs John Matthews of Wilkie, Sask and Mrs Marshall [Florence] in the Southern States. Guardian 1932



Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth August 3, 1858 Montrose, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death March 27, 1932 Prince County Hospital, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada Residence was Montrose  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, Donaldabout 1820August 9, 1878
Mother Grigg, Elizabeth Dannellabout 1831June 4, 1869
         Ramsay, Bertram Havelock August 3, 1858 March 27, 1932
    Sister     Ramsay, Irene A. June 7, 1863 June 8, 1933
    Sister     Ramsay, Annie L. 1866 about 1901
    Sister     Ramsay, Keziah Adeline Ida 1867 September 4, 1928


Family of Ramsay, Bertram Havelock and Wright, Martha Isabel Minnie Mattie

Married Wife Wright, Martha Isabel Minnie Mattie ( * August 7, 1860 + February 26, 1946 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage June 25, 1879 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Mabel18801880
Ramsay, Ethel18821882
Ramsay, Leigh Lee AlbertApril 17, 18831966
Ramsay, Mahala Haley BellMay 19, 1885December 11, 1955
Ramsay, Minerva Florence Minnie R. N.July 18, 1887April 17, 1965
Ramsay, Irene Pearl18891892
Ramsay, Havelock Thomas HalJune 13, 1891October 27, 1970
Ramsay, George CarruthersDecember 25, 1893September 23, 1971
Ramsay, Pearl BerthaMay 6, 18951976
Ramsay, Amy LouSeptember 9, 18961966
Ramsay, Arthur Frederick CarrSeptember 22, 1901September 28, 1986
Ramsay, Florence Maywood MaewoodJuly 12, 19031978