McArthur, Sarah Jane

Birth Name McArthur, Sarah Jane
Gender female
Age at Death 87 years, 2 months, 29 days

Narrative

At Trout River, Lot 13, on the 16th ult., by the Rev. John M. McLeod, Mr. John Ramsay, Lot 11, to Miss Sarah Ann McArthur. The Islander 1 April 1859

The family was in Lot 11 for the 1881 census with the married couple, John Ramsay 49, and Sarah Jane 44; children Selina 21 Donald 19, Elizabeth 17 Hugh 14 Robert 11 Norman 9 Crawford 6 Eleanor 4 and Annie 1.

John died in 1885.

In 1886, Sarah and her children emigrated to the United States. There are marriage records in the US for Norman, Crawford, Robert, Elizabeth and Annie.

In 1900 Sarah was living with two of her daughters, Ella and Anna in Cambridge, MA. She did not give the number of years married, but said she had had 9 children, all living.

In 1910, Sarah and her daughter Elizabeth Gamble were living with Ella in Massachusetts.

Sarah, age 85 and a widow, was living with her daughter Annie in Pawtucket, Rhode Island in the 1920 US census. She died in Pawtucket 30 March 1922.

 

Name Sarah Jane Ramsay
Gender Female
Death Date 30 Mar 1922
Death Place Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, Usa
Age 87
Birth Date 1835
Marital Status Married
Spouse's Name John Ramsay
Father's Name Hugh Mcarthur
Mother's Name Ellen Ramsay
Citing this Record "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8D8-YLG : 6 December 2014), Sarah Jane Ramsay, 30 Mar 1922; citing Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, Usa, reference 85; FHL microfilm 1,939,715.

Citing this Record: "Canada Census, 1881," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MVNQ-BPL : accessed 19 May 2013), Sarah Jane Ramsay in household of John Ramsay, Lot 11, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

 

 

 

 

 

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1835 Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada from census records and her gravestone; Sarah Jane in the newspaper report of her marriage  
Death March 30, 1922 Rhode Island, United States    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McArthur, Hugh - Lot 13December 30, 18001840
Mother Ramsay, Nellie Helen - Lot 16May 24, 1805
    Sister     McArthur, Eleanor Nellie September 19, 1827 April 24, 1905
    Sister     McArthur, Elizabeth March 23, 1828 April 11, 1917
    Brother     McArthur, William Henry about 1830 March 17, 1910
    Brother     McArthur, Cornelius June 29, 1832 May 22, 1914
         McArthur, Sarah Jane 1835 March 30, 1922
    Brother     McArthur, Matthias April 23, 1837 January 14, 1882
    Brother     McArthur, John 1839
    Sister     McArthur, Julia Ann about 1840 January 6, 1933
    Brother     McArthur, Amos 1845

Families

Family of Ramsay, John and McArthur, Sarah Jane

Married Husband Ramsay, John ( * about 1832 + November 10, 1885 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage March 16, 1859 Trout River, Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Selinaabout 1861February 15, 1953
Ramsay, Donald -Lot 111862December 19, 1941
Ramsay, Elizabeth18641955
Ramsay, Hugh A.November 8, 1868May 23, 1939
Ramsay, Robert JohnJuly 22, 1871June 27, 1952
Ramsay, Norman StewartNovember 28, 1873March 27, 1946
Ramsay, Henry CrawfordMay 20, 1875October 16, 1961
Ramsay, Eleanore Ella Jane1877October 31, 1916
Ramsay, Annie Maud1880August 9, 1941