Ramsay, Archibald

Birth Name Ramsay, Archibald
Gender male
Age at Death 69 years, 17 days


Name: Archibald Ramsay
Birth Date: 19 Aug 1869
Birth Place: Summerside
Baptism Date: 27 Feb 1870
Baptism Place: Prince Edward Island, Canada
Father: John Ramsay
Mother: Grace McCallum

Archibald was married at the time of the 1891 census, but his wife was not living with him in his parent's household. There was a Nellie Ramsay of about the right age working as a domestic in Summerside, status married.

Groom's Name Archibald Ramsay
Groom's Residence Summerside
Groom's Status Bachelor
Bride's Name Mary Ellen Balderson
Bride's Residence Summerside
Bride's Status Spinster
Date of Marriage License or Bond 16 September 1889
Date of Marriage Ceremony 16 September 1889
Officiant's Name C. W Hamilton
Source RG19, Series3, Subseries4: Marriage Licenses, 1889

He and his wife Nellie and daughter Gracie were in Summerside in 1901. He might be the Archie Ramsay mentioned in news items in 1901, for spending counterfeit money that he said he received from a sailor. "THE police arrested Mr. Archie Ramsay at a late hour Saturday night on a charge of having ..." Guardian Monday May 20, 1901 pg 8

Nellie and Grace were not with Archibald in later census records - he went to California, and returned to Summerside later in life.


Name Archibald Ramsay
Age 69
Residence Summerside
Date of Death 5 September 1938
Entry Number 312
Source RG19/s2/ss6: Death registration books, 1938





Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth August 19, 1869 Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death September 5, 1938 Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ramsay, John Jr.February 5, 1828November 1907
Mother McCallum, Graceabout 1839August 1914
         Ramsay, Archibald August 19, 1869 September 5, 1938
    Sister     Ramsay, Agnes June 27, 1871 February 14, 1954
    Sister     Ramsay, Minnie July 23, 1873 May 15, 1964
    Brother     Ramsay, John Goodwill October 1, 1875 1932
    Sister     Ramsay, Mary Jane July 23, 1877 April 16, 1885
    Brother     Ramsay, Arthur Louis May 26, 1881 1921
    Sister     Ramsay, Bertha May March 26, 1884 1967


Family of Ramsay, Archibald and Balderson, Mary Ellen Nellie

Married Wife Balderson, Mary Ellen Nellie ( * March 10, 1878 + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage September 16, 1889 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Nina GraceAugust 12, 1900June 22, 1985


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