- Birth*: Alexander Ramsay was born in 1826 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
- He was the son of Andrew Ramsay and Isabel Wishart.
- (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Alexander Ramsay is commemorated on the headstone erected in 1853 at Dunnichen Churchyard, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Inscription reads 1853. Erected by ... ... of their father Andrew Ramsay who died 8th Feb 1850 aged 63 years; and of the ... Isabella Wishart who died 20 th Feb 1851 aged 68 years; Jean Ramsay died 11 Aug 1857 aged 74; David Ramsay died 9th Nov 1891 aged 72 years and is interred here; Mary Hird his widow died 12th Jan 1901 aged 72 years; Alexander Ramsay died 1st May 1905 aged 79 years [Jul 2008] [Mitchell has another - w Mary Ramsay 9.4.1888 25 (da of David Ramsay) [the 'w' designation of this individual is incorrect].2,3
- Engagement*: He and Jean Kinnear were engaged circa 1854.4
- (Deceased) Death*: Alexander Ramsay died on 1 May 1905 at Guthrie Road, Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland, Alexander Ramsay labourer single, 79, Andrew Ramsay weaver (dec), Isabell Wishart (dec), acute bronchitis 3 days, Joseph Calder nephew 31 Cairnie Street Arbroath.5
- [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), LDS member [Feb 2006].
- [S43] PCC photos held [Apr 2009].
- [S42] Alison Mitchell ed. Monumental Inscriptions pre-1855 Angus Strathmore vol 1, Scottish Genealogy Society, Edinburgh, first ed (1979, reprint 1993 & 1996) 0 901061 20 4 Mitchell Pre-1855 MI, Dunnichen [Aug 2009].
- [S6] Conversation with CNM [c 1990].
- [S50] Unknown subject, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland: General Record Office of Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1905 Dunnichen ref 006 image held [Feb 2006].
- [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) [Nov 2010 & previous].
- [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dunnichen; ED: 4; Page: 13; Line: 5; Roll: CSSCT1851_64; Year: 1851. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1851 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: Scotland. 1851 Scotland Census. Reels 1-217. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Aug 2012]
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1861 Letham 283/00 002/00 008 image held [Oct 2007].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1871 Letham 283/00 002/00 006 image held [Oct 2007].
- [S30] LDS 1881 Census FHL Film 0203491 GRO ref vol 283 enumdist 1 page 7 [Oct 2007].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1891 Letham 283/00 002/00 011 image held [Oct 2007].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1891 Letham 283/00 002/00 012 image held [Oct 2007].
Mother*: Isabel Wishart b. 29 Feb 1784, d. 20 Feb 1851