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Mary Hird

F, #2671, b. circa 1828, d. 12 January 1901
  • Birth*: Mary Hird was born circa 1828 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married David Ramsay, son of Andrew Ramsay and Isabel Wishart, on 5 January 1851 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland.2
  • Married Name: As of 5 January 1851, her married name was Ramsay.
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Mary Hird 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].3,4
    Dunnichen - Andrew Ramsay & Isabella Wishart
    Dunnichen - Andrew Ramsay & Isabella Wishart
  • (Deceased) Death*: She died on 12 January 1901 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland, Angus pre-1855 MI ; 1853 And Ramsay 8.2.1850 63, w Isabell Wishart 20.2.1851 68; Jean Ramsay 11.5.1857 74; David Ramsay 9.11.1891 72, w Mary Hird 12.1.1901 72; Alex Ramsay 1.5.1905 79, w Mary Ramsay 9.4.1888 25 (da of late David Ramsay.)

Census Events

Spouse30 March 1851She was listed in the household of David Ramsay in the 1851 census at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. David Ramsay, head, mar, 32, yarn miller, Dunnichen; Mary Ramsay, wife, mar, Dunnichen.
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of David Ramsay in the 1881 census at Drummietermont, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. David Ramsay, head, mar, 62, bleacher, Dunnichen; Mary Ramsay, wife, mar, 52, bleachers wife, Dunnichen. John Orcharton Ramsay were also listed in the household.1
Last Edited: 14 Apr 2015

Family:

David Ramsay b. 20 Mar 1818, d. 9 Nov 1891

Children:

James Ramsay b. 15 Mar 1852
William Ramsay b. 12 Oct 1854
Helen Hird Ramsay b. 9 Jun 1859
Mary Hird Ramsay b. 5 Aug 1863, d. 17 Apr 1888
John Orcharton Ramsay b. 12 Apr 1867

Citations

  1. [S30] LDS 1881 Census [Feb 2006].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), M112834 [Feb 2009].
  3. [S43] PCC photos held [Apr 2009].
  4. [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].