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George Ramsay

George Ramsay

Male 1847 - 1921  (74 years)

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  • Name George Ramsay 
    Born 27 Apr 1847  Baptised Meigle 10-5-1847 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jun 1921  Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I191  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father John Ramsay,   b. 1822, Kirrimuir, Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1911, Kincreich, Inverarity Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Janet Whitton,   b. 1819, Couston, Newtyle, Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1895, Rescobie Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 14 Sep 1846  Meigle Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F141  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jemima Hood,   b. 1846, Newtyle, Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Dec 1869  Washington, Angus Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Ramsay,   b. 1869, Meigle Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. John Ramsay,   b. 31 Oct 1870, Brechin Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. David Ramsay,   b. 11 Jan 1874, Aberlemno Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Elizabeth Ramsay,   b. 1877, Aberlemno Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Binnie Ramsay,   b. 1886, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Not Located in Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. George Hood Ramsay,   b. 1888, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Not Located in Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F143  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • a Ploughman address Brechin at marriage
      at 1881 census at Nether Turin Cottage, Aberlemno, Forfar a Ploughman
      George and John W. Ramsay immigrated to the United States about the year 1881. Pooling their money together, John and George purchased land located in Franklin County, Nebraska.
      Sometime between the years 1895 and 1901 the George Ramsay family returned to Scotland.