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Agnes Y Ramsay

F, #4483, b. 16 March 1870, d. 12 May 1917
  • Birth*: Agnes Y Ramsay was born on 16 March 1870 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland; LDS [Aug 2008].
  • She was the daughter of William Ramsay and Jane Welsh.
  • Married Name: As of 8 November 1893, her married name was Findlay.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Agnes Y Ramsay married Alexander Findlay on 8 November 1893 at Drummietermont, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1893 marriages in the parish of Dunnichen in the county of Forfar; ref 5; 1893 on the eighth day of November at Drummeitermont after banns according to the forms of the Established CHurch of Scotland; Alexander Findlay farmer, 35, Muir of Pearsie Kingoldrum, Walter Findlay farmer (dec) Isabel Findlay me Fitchie; Agnes Y Ramsay spinster, 23, Drummeitermont Dunnichen, William Ramsay farmer (dec) Janes Ramsay ms Welsh; Hugh Macmaster minister of Dunnichen, Grace W Ramsay James ... witnesses; 1893 11th November at Letham John Young registrar.1
  • (Deceased) Death*: Agnes Y Ramsay died on 12 May 1917 at Craichie, at age 47 from MI.
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: She is commemorated on the headstone erected by Alexander Findlay after 12 May 1917 at Dunnichen Churchyard, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Inscription reads Erected by Alexander Findlay in loving memory of his wife Agnes Yeaman Ramsay who died at East Mains of Craichie 12th May 1917 aged 47 years; also their second son John L Findlay who fell in action in France 24th Oct 1918 aged 21 years; also the above Alexander Findlay who died at Auchlishie Kirriemuir 27th Dec 1932 aged 77 years; also his eldest son Walter Ramsay Findlay of Legoston who died 13th Aug 1950 aged 55; and of his wife Catherine Wallace Ramsay who died 1st November 1958 aged 60 years.2
    Dunnichen - Alexander Findlay & Agnes Y Ramsay

Census Events

Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed in the 1881 census at Farm Drummietermont, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Agnes Y Ramsay, daug, 11, scholar, Dunnichen; FHL 0203491 283 2 6; Jane Ramsay, head, widow, 39, farmer's widow farming about 250 acres, St Vigeans; Helen Dorward, servt, unm, 38, domestic servant general, Dunnichen [Aug 2008].
Spouse31 March 1901She was listed in the household of Alexander Findlay in the 1901 census at East Craichie, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Alexander Findlay, head, 42, farmer, b Clova; Aggie Findlay, wife, 31, b Dunnichen; with 2 domestic servants and 3 farm servants. Walter Ramsay Findlay, John Leighton Findlay and William Ramsay Findlay were also listed in the household.3,4
Last Edited: 1 Feb 2013

Parents:

Father*: William Ramsay b. 17 Apr 1831, d. 19 May 1875
Mother*: Jane Welsh b. 3 Jan 1840, d. 7 Nov 1902

Family:

Alexander Findlay b. c 1858, d. 27 Dec 1932
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Agnes Y Ramsay married Alexander Findlay on 8 November 1893 at Drummietermont, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1893 marriages in the parish of Dunnichen in the county of Forfar; ref 5; 1893 on the eighth day of November at Drummeitermont after banns according to the forms of the Established CHurch of Scotland; Alexander Findlay farmer, 35, Muir of Pearsie Kingoldrum, Walter Findlay farmer (dec) Isabel Findlay me Fitchie; Agnes Y Ramsay spinster, 23, Drummeitermont Dunnichen, William Ramsay farmer (dec) Janes Ramsay ms Welsh; Hugh Macmaster minister of Dunnichen, Grace W Ramsay James ... witnesses; 1893 11th November at Letham John Young registrar.1

Children:

Walter Ramsay Findlay b. c 1895, d. 13 Aug 1950
John Leighton Findlay b. c 1896, d. 24 Oct 1918
William Ramsay Findlay+4 b. c 1898, d. 1970

Citations

  1. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), image held; GROS 283/00 0005 [Aug 2008].
  2. [S43] PCC photos held [Aug 2008].
  3. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dunnichen; ED: 3; Page: 4; Line: 14; Roll: CSSCT1901_105. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1901 Scotland Census. Reels 1-446. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Jan 2013]
  4. [S40] From HF [Jan 2013].