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James Ramsay

James Ramsay

Male 1852 -

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  • Name James Ramsay 
    Born 4 Jan 1852  Baptised Newtyle 4-1-1852 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I7127  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    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 Isabella Gilchrist,   b. Abt 1851, Berwick Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 30 Oct 1884  Edrom, Berwick Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Maggie Ramsay,   b. 1886  [natural]
     2. James Ramsay,   b. 1888  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • witness at brother Georges marriage in 1869

      informant at mothers death in 1895 address 31 Sundorn Road, Old Charlton, London

      an Engineer address Islington, London at marriage
      family tradition says he was given a commendation by the Queen for some part that he invented for a pistol.

      He went to USA with brother John and they bought some land in Nebraska but he decided to move on