Ramsay, George

Birth Name Ramsay, George
Gender male
Age at Death about 76 years, 11 months, 26 days


Son of Neil Ramsay and Mary Cole. George married his cousin Barbara Ramsay, daughter of Edward and Flora (McKay) Ramsay.

George and Barbara had children Flora, Dugald (1820-1857), Benjamin, Ann (1824-16 Mar 1895), Edward, Mary (d. May 3 1898 at age 70), Barbara, Margaret (1835-1837), George, and an unnamed daughter. No son named Neil?

Flora, Barbara and Benjamin were married before 1861, Mararet died in 1837, and Dugald died in 1857.

The Islander – Jan 21, 1859 At Princetown Royalty, on Thursday the 13th instant, by the Rev. Mr. Patterson, Mr. Duncan McGougan, to Barbara, daughter of Mr. George Ramsay.

In 1861, George was the head of a household of 6, in Princetown, PEI. 1 male, 15-21, 2 males (Edward and George), and 2 females , 21-45, (Ann, Mary), 1 male upwards of 60 (George). There were 5 single people, and 1 married, all Presbyterian. Who is the young man? If there was another son he wasn't named in George's will.

At Princetown, on the 11th inst., by the Rev. Robert Laird, George Sinclair, Esq., M.P.P., to Ann, daughter of the late Mr. George Ramsay, both of the above named place. (The Islander 1864)

Benjamin (1835-1892) married Elizabeth Owen, according to the History of Baltic.

The Islander – Jan 2, 1863 Died. At Princetown Royalty, suddenly, on the 28th ultimo, Mr. George Ramsay, an old and respectable inhabitant of that place, aged 77 years.

George's will named sons Benjamin, Edward and George (grist mill and land) and daughters Flora, Ann, Mary, Barbara



Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1786 Oyster Cove, Lot 18, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death December 27, 1862 Princetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada find a grave  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, Neil Neill - Lot 18about 1851before April 1812
Mother Cole, Maryabout 1833
    Brother     Ramsay, John - Lot 18 about 1782 about 1835
    Brother     Ramsay, Dougald Dugald about 1784 November 6, 1851
         Ramsay, George about 1786 December 27, 1862
    Brother     Ramsay, Edward - Lot 18 about 1787 April 16, 1857
    Brother     Ramsay, Neil - Lot 18 about 1789 about 1846
    Brother     Ramsay, Donald 1790 about 1850
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary 1792
    Sister     Ramsay, Jane Jennie about 1801 June 13, 1863
    Brother     Ramsay, Benjamin October 5, 1803 April 7, 1877


Family of Ramsay, George and Ramsay, Barbara

Married Wife Ramsay, Barbara ( * November 1792 + November 13, 1858 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1818 Prince Edward Island, Canada Thomas Ramsay History  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Dugald1820April 14, 1857
Ramsay, Flora1821December 17, 1878
Ramsay, Benjaminabout 1822January 12, 1892
Ramsay, Ann1824March 16, 1895
Ramsay, Edwardabout 18261893
Ramsay, Maryabout 1828May 3, 1898
Ramsay, BarbaraAugust 15, 1832January 11, 1906
Ramsay, Margaret18351837
Ramsay, George - Lot 18September 26, 1838February 6, 1909