Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16

Birth Name Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16
Gender female

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth May 24, 1805 Malpeque, Lot 18, Prince Edward Island  
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, John “The Yankee”
Mother McKay, Catherine
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary
    Brother     Ramsay, Donald -Lot 13
    Sister     Ramsay, Christy Christie Ann
    Brother     Ramsay, John
    Sister     Ramsay, Jennie
    Sister     Ramsay, Sarah
         Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16
    Brother     Ramsay, Alexander - Lot 13

Families

    Family of McArthur, Hugh - Lot 13 and Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16
Married Husband McArthur, Hugh - Lot 13
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage February 8, 1827 Prince Edward Island, Canada Richmond Parish, Presbyterian Church records
 
  Children
  1. McArthur, Elizabeth
  2. McArthur, Eleanor Nellie
  3. McArthur, William Henry
  4. McArthur, Cornelius
  5. McArthur, Sarah Jane
  6. McArthur, Matthias
  7. McArthur, John
  8. McArthur, Julia Ann
  9. McArthur, Amos

Narrative

Elizabeth McArthur McDougall's obit said that Nellie was the daughter of a Ramsay who served in the War of Independence in the United States, and that her father Hugh was a schoolteacher and farmer who died in 1840.

McArthur and Ramsay genealogies from the Island Register website agree on the following children for Hugh and Nellie:

NELLIE MACARTHUR, b. Abt. 1825, Bideford, Lot 12, Prince Co, PE. Not in the PEI Baptismal Index.

ELIZABETH MACARTHUR, baptized 23 Mar 1828, Richmond Bay in Presbyterian Church, Lot 13, PE; d. 11 Apr 1917, Bideford, PE.

WILLIAM HENRY MACARTHUR, b. 17 Mar 1830, Richmond Bay, Lot 13, PE; d. 17 Mar 1910, Somerville, MA, USA. No date of birth on baptismal record, 2 May 1830. - parents were on his second marriage record

CORNELIUS E MACARTHUR, b. 29 Jun 1832, Bideford, PE; d. May 1914, Pittsfield, MA, USA. - parents on his death and marriage records

MORIAH MACARTHUR, baptized 1835, Lot 14, PE. Presbyterian Church (Mariah or Maria?)

SARAH JANE MACARTHUR, baptized 1836, Presbyterian Church in Richmond, born Lot 13, PE; d. 1922, MA, USA.- parents on her death record

MATTHIAS MACARTHUR, b. 23 Jul 1838, Lot 13, PE; no date of birth on PEI Baptismal Index, baptized 1839. d. 13 Mar 1892, Pittsfield, Mass, USA.

JOHN MACARTHUR, b. Abt. 1839, Richmond Bay Presbyterian Parish, Lot 13, PE; d. Unknown; m. JESSIE OLIVE, Abt. 1859; b. Abt. 1839; d. Unknown. Not in PEI Baptismal Index.

JULIA ANN MACARTHUR, baptized 1840 in Richmond Presbyterian Church, born Lot 13, PE; m. ALEXANDER ELDER, Abt. 1856; b. Abt. 1836

AMOS MACARTHUR, b. 1845; d. Unknown. Not in PEI Baptismal Index.

MAJOR WRIGHT MACARTHUR, b. 30 Sep 1866, Richmond Parish, Lot 13, PE. In PEI Baptismal Index as the ward of Hugh McArthur and Suzanna Dyment.

Note: no daughter named Catherine

She could be the Eleanor McArthur, age 74 and a widow, living in Lot 13 in 1881 with John S. McLean

 

Pedigree

  1. Ramsay, John “The Yankee”
    1. McKay, Catherine
      1. Ramsay, Mary
      2. Ramsay, Donald -Lot 13
      3. Ramsay, Christy Christie Ann
      4. Ramsay, John
      5. Ramsay, Jennie
      6. Ramsay, Sarah
      7. Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16
        1. McArthur, Hugh - Lot 13
          1. McArthur, Eleanor Nellie
          2. McArthur, Elizabeth
          3. McArthur, William Henry
          4. McArthur, Cornelius
          5. McArthur, Sarah Jane
          6. McArthur, Matthias
          7. McArthur, John
          8. McArthur, Julia Ann
          9. McArthur, Amos
      8. Ramsay, Alexander - Lot 13