Ramsay, Martha M.

Birth Name Ramsay, Martha M.
Gender female
Age at Death about 95 years, 10 months, 7 days


Martha Ramsay married William A. Barry or Berry from England, in Massachusetts on 9 Oct 1893. They had two surviving daughters, Sylvia and Marion.

Name Martha Berry
Event Type Census
Event Date 1940
Event Place Ward 13, Boston, Boston City, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Age 74
Marital Status Widowed
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birthplace Canada
Birth Year (Estimated) 1866
Last Place of Residence Same House
Martha Berry Head F 74 Canada
Marion Berry Daughter F 45 Massachusetts
Sylvia Berry Daughter F 35 Massachusetts
Citing this Record "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4VM-F64 : 15 March 2018), Martha Berry, Ward 13, Boston, Boston City, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 15-468, sheet 6B, line 42, family 108, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1671.

Martha M. (Ramsay) Barry died 1959.
Sylvia died 1972.
Marion C. Berry died 1987.

obits for Sylvia and Marion mention two cousins, Lillian G. Manning and Ursula Cunniff of Boston. I couldn't find any connection between these two women and the Ramsay side of the family.



Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1864 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death November 8, 1959 Boston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, Andrew NelsonOctober 1824August 9, 1887
Mother Ramsay, Mariaabout 1823August 3, 1913
    Sister     Ramsay, Barbara about 1848 before 1890
    Brother     Ramsay, Isaac about 1850
    Brother     Ramsay, Cornelius 1853 June 2, 1897
    Sister     Ramsay, Annie Nancy about 1856 June 19, 1897
    Brother     Ramsay, John Archibald about 1857
    Sister     Ramsay, Adeline Addie about 1859 November 30, 1933
    Brother     Ramsay, Robert Andrew about 1861 1937
    Sister     Ramsay, Susan Ann about 1863
         Ramsay, Martha M. about 1864 November 8, 1959


Family of Berry, William and Ramsay, Martha M.

Married Husband Berry, William ( * + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage October 9, 1893 Boston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Berry, EvaMarch 12, 1898
Berry, WilliamAugust 6, 1899January 7, 1908