Ramsay, Alpheus Parker

Birth Name Ramsay, Alpheus Parker
Gender male
Age at Death 80 years, 7 months, 29 days


Groom's Name Alpheus P Ramsay
Groom's Residence Mount Pleasant
Groom's Status Bachelor
Bride's Name Matilda Penwarden
Bride's Residence Ellerslie
Bride's Status Spinster
Date of Marriage License or Bond 6 January 1898
Date of Marriage Ceremony 11 January 1898
Officiant's Name Wm. R Pepper
Source RG19, Series3, Subseries4: Marriage Licenses, 1898

Sympathy is extended to the survivlng relatives of the late Alpheus Ramsay. whose death occured recently at his home in Mount Plea- sant. Guardian Jan 18 1957

In less than a week death called a second time in Mount Pleasant. This time claiming Alpheus Parker Ramsay in his 80th year. The deceased had been in his usual good health Saturday evening Dec 29th when he was suddenly stricken with a cerebral hemorrage. He was removed to the Stewart Memorial Health Centre, Tyne Valley where ...he passed away on January 3rd. The deceased spent all of his life in Mount Pleasant where he followed the trade of carpenter. He was a man of quiet disposition and his life centred chiefly in his home.

He leaves...his wife, the former Mathilda Penwarden; four daughters and five sons, namely Mildred, Summerside; Mrs Florence Mahoney, Watertown, Mass; Mabel, Mrs Albert Wilks, Moncton; Olive, Mrs. James Campbell, Mount Pleasant; Howard, Watertown, MA; Roland, Moncton; Eldon, RCAF, Vancouver; Wilbur, Mt. Pleasant. Also two sisters, Mrs Spurgeon Aitken, Walliston, Mass and Mrs Charles Stewart, Summerside. One daughter, Mrs. MacKenzie predeceased him in March 1956. Charlottetown guardian 26 Jan 1957 page 9





Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth May 5, 1876 Ellerslie, Lot 12, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada 1881 census; Alpheaus in the 1901 census, born May 5 1876  
Death January 3, 1957 Stewart Memorial Hospital, Tyne Valley, Lot 13, 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, Michael Carr18501892
Mother Betts Sullivan, LaveniaAugust 18571943
         Ramsay, Alpheus Parker May 5, 1876 January 3, 1957
    Brother     Ramsay, Arthur Carr December 10, 1881 July 30, 1945
    Sister     Ramsay, Annie Alice 1888 1984
    Sister     Ramsay, Flora Elizabeth April 2, 1890


Family of Ramsay, Alpheus Parker and Penwarden, Matilda

Married Wife Penwarden, Matilda ( * December 19, 1880 + 1969 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage January 11, 1898 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ramsay, Daniel Roy18981900
Ramsay, Susan MayJanuary 18, 1900before 1994
Ramsay, Howard NelsonJanuary 14, 1903September 9, 1960
Ramsay, Lester WilfredSeptember 9, 1905February 10, 1984
Ramsay, MillieMay 24, 19081980
Ramsay, Wilbur JamesJuly 18, 1910before 1994
Ramsay, Flossie Florence EmilyNovember 22, 1912before 1994
Ramsay, Olive GraceJune 5, 1915August 1, 1994
Ramsay, Roland Chesterabout 19211994