Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16

Birth Name Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16
Gender female


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



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


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, John “The Yankee”about 1750about 1804
Mother McKay, Catherine
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary about 1789 September 24, 1872
    Brother     Ramsay, Donald -Lot 13 1794 December 30, 1871
    Sister     Ramsay, Christy Christie Ann about 1798 February 22, 1879
    Brother     Ramsay, John about 1800 April 21, 1830
    Sister     Ramsay, Jennie about 1802
    Sister     Ramsay, Sarah about 1804 before 1881
         Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16 May 24, 1805
    Brother     Ramsay, Alexander - Lot 13 about 1806 April 25, 1899


Family of McArthur, Hugh - Lot 13 and Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16

Married Husband McArthur, Hugh - Lot 13 ( * about 1800 + 1840 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage February 8, 1827 Prince Edward Island, Canada Richmond Parish, Presbyterian Church records  
Name Birth Date Death Date
McArthur, Eleanor NellieSeptember 19, 1825April 24, 1905
McArthur, ElizabethApril 11, 1917
McArthur, William Henryabout 1830March 17, 1910
McArthur, CorneliusJune 29, 1832May 22, 1914
McArthur, Sarah Jane1835March 30, 1922
McArthur, MatthiasApril 23, 1837January 14, 1882
McArthur, John1839
McArthur, Julia Annabout 1840January 6, 1933
McArthur, Amos1845