Ramsay, Mary Jane

Birth Name Ramsay, Mary Jane
Gender female
Age at Death 74 years, 9 months, 14 days


Child's Full Name Mary Jane Ramsay
Birth Date 3 March 1843
Place of Birth Port Hill
Baptismal Date 29 September 1844
Officiating Clergy A.V.G Wiggins
Father's Name Donald Ramsay
Mother's Name Mary Millar
Church Name Church of England
Church Location Richmond
Record Book Number 1
Record Book Page 165

Mary Jane Ramsay, born PEI, daughter of Donald and Mary, and Joseph Turner were married in 1873 in Pictou County. She said her father was a farmer and Donald Ramsay was a witness. (Item can be found in Registration Year: 1873 - Book: 1831 - Page: 104 - Number: 226)

Name J. Mary Turner
Age 34y
Birth Year 1847
Birthplace Prince Edward Island
Marital Status Married
Ethnicity Scottish
Religion Methodist
Head of Household Name Joseph Turner
Event Place Westville, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada
District Number 20
Sub-District Y
Family Number 370
Affiliate Film Number C-13176
Joseph Turner M 30y England
J. Mary Turner F 34y Prince Edward Island
E Mary Turner F 6y Nova Scotia
William Turner M 4y Nova Scotia
James Turner M 3y Nova Scotia
Margaret Turner F 2y Nova Scotia
Citing this Record "Canada Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVXS-P4B : 11 March 2018), Westville, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada; citing p. 76; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13176, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm

In 1891, Mary Jane said that both of her parents were born in England. Her mother, who was living with her, said she was born in Nova Scotia.

Mary Jane Ramsay Turner, born Prince Edward Island and wife of Joseph, died in Westville, Nova Scotia in 1917.

When her sister Catherine Ramsay Wilson died, the Massachusetts Death Record said d/o Daniel Ramsay born England and Mary Millar, born Scotland. Information was provided by her daughter Annie. The funeral of Mrs Katherine Wilson, widow of the late John Wilson and daughter of the late Daniel and Margaret [Mary] Ramsay of Prince Edward Island was held at her daughter's residence, New Bedford. The late Mrs Wilson was survived by 6 sons and 3 daughters, also two sisters, Mrs William Fenton, Charlottetown and Mrs Joseph Turner of Westville, Pictou Co. Guardian Saturday December 16, 1911 page 11






Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth March 3, 1843 Port Hill, Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada PEI Baptismal Index; 1901 census says 3 May  
Death December 17, 1917 Nova Scotia, Canada    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, Donald Dan - Lot 12about 1816before 1891
Mother Mallard Millar, Maryabout 18091899
    Brother     Ramsay, William - Lot 12 about 1835 before 1911
    Sister     Ramsay, Margaret May 21, 1839 before 1921
    Brother     Ramsay, James about 1840 1873
    Sister     Ramsay, Catherine May 10, 1841 December 2, 1911
         Ramsay, Mary Jane March 3, 1843 December 17, 1917


Family of Turner, Joseph and Ramsay, Mary Jane

Married Husband Turner, Joseph ( * + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1873 Nova Scotia, Canada    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Turner, JamesMay 11, 1877March 20, 1953
Turner, Martha1882
Turner, Joseph1884