Ramage Family History

John H Ramage

John H Ramage

Male 1843 - 1901  (58 years)

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  • Name John H Ramage  [1
    Born 24 Apr 1843  Nissouri, Oxford county, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Nov 1901  Woodburn, Marion County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried Hubbard Cemetary, Marion County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I3321  Ramage | Ramage Line
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2013 

    Father David Ramage,   b. 24 May 1797, Liberton Kirk, Liberton, Midlothianshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Janet Cameron,   b. 15 Jun 1803, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1855, Kincardine, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 16 Jun 1819  Cornwall, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet

    Family Harriet Curtis,   b. 30 May 1844, Bourn Parish, Caxton, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1928, Woodburn, Marion County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1870  Wheaton, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Jennette Ann Ramage,   b. 1871, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1952, Marion Co, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +2. David Allen Ramage, Jr.,   b. 14 Apr 1872, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1940, Yakima, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. Sarah "Sadie" E Ramage,   b. 1874, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sept 4 1946, Jackson, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. William James Ramage,   b. 23 May 1876,   d. 30 Jan 1966, Woodburn, Marion County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. Alice Maude Ramage,   b. 9 Dec 1877, Medford, Steele, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1968, Salem, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +6. Harriet Isabel "Belle" Ramage,   b. 4 Dec 1879, Medford, Steele Co, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1966, Portland, Multnomah Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     7. Marion E Ramage,   b. 1883, Medford, Steele Co, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. John Wallace Ramage,   b. 20 Jan 1886, Northfield, Rice, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1962, Salem, Marion County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     9. Ellis Percival (Percy) Ramage,   b. 14 Jan 1891, White, Brooklings, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1950, St. Helens, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Photos
    Ramage family portrait circa 1875 bw LoRes.22622.jpg
    Ramage family portrait circa 1875 bw LoRes.22622.jpg
    Will, Sadie, Marion, Maude, Bell, Jenny, David
    Grandmom Harriet, Percy, Johnny, Granddad John
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2011 
    Family ID F1167  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Ramage family portrait circa 1875 bw LoRes.22622.jpg
    Ramage family portrait circa 1875 bw LoRes.22622.jpg
    Will, Sadie, Marion, Maude, Bell, Jenny, David
    Grandmom Harriet, Percy, Johnny, Granddad John
    John H Ramage 1895.jpg
    John H Ramage 1895.jpg
    John H. Ramage
    John H. Ramage
    Ramage Family.jpg
    Ramage Family.jpg
    BACK: Unknown Woman, Unknown Child, Stephen Curtis(Probably),Mary (Merryman) Curtis(probably), Marion E (Ramage) Pinckney, Unknown, William James Ramage, Unknown, Alice Maude Ramage, John Wallace Ramage, George Harrison Colgan, Jennette (Ramage) Colgan, Harriet Colgan, Lillian Frances Ramage, Laura Belle (Yoder) Ramage, Sarah “Sadie” Ramage, David Allen Ramage, Harriet “Belle” (Ramage) Jones.

    FRONT: Unknown child, unknown Child, unknown child, Harriet (Curtis) Ramage, Ellis Percival Ramage, John H Ramage, Hester Hazel Ramage, Walter Allen Ramage.

    Taken in about 1900, probably in Marion County, Oregon.

    Headstones
    John Ramage and Harriett Curtis
    John Ramage and Harriett Curtis

  • Notes 
    • Born in Canada, mother tongue was Scotch per census record of daughter: Marion 1920 Census, Roll T625_1500, page7A, Ed 86, image 1062
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      1863 Emigrated from Canada
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      1870 Census for York, DuPage County, Illinois (July 9 1870)
      John Ramage Age 27 Farmer Value of Personal Estate: 200 Born Canada
      Harriet Age 26 Keeping Home Born England

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      1880 Census states the family is living in Medford, Steele, Minnesota :
      Name Married M/F Race Age Birth Occ Fath Birth Moth Birth
      John RAMAGE Self M Male W 37 CAN Farmer SCOT CAN Harriet RAMAGE Wife M Female W 36 ENG HouseKeeping ENG ENG Jennette RAMAGE Dau S Female W 9 IL CAN ENG David RAMAGE Son S Male W 8 IL CAN ENG Sarah RAMAGE Dau S Female W 5 MN CAN ENG William RAMAGE Son S Male W 4 MN CAN ENG Alice RAMAGE Dau S Female W 2 MN CAN ENG Isabella RAMAGE Dau S Female W 6M MN CAN ENG
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      1888 in White, Brookings, So.D
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      1900 Census shows John H. Ramage in Marion County Vol: 9, Ed: 137, Sh: 10, Line: 58
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      Grave Marker states J.H. Ramage Died Nov 3, 1901 Aged 58YS 6MS 10DS - Harriet C. His wife 1844-1928
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      Birth: Apr., 1843
      Ontario, Canada
      Death: Nov. 3, 1901
      Hubbard
      Marion County
      Oregon, USA

      Woodburn Independent, November 7, 1901

      Death of J. H. Ramage
      Died at his home, after a long siege of sickness, Nov. 3, 1901, John H. Ramage. Mr. Ramage was born in Nissouri, Oxford county, Canada, and lived there until three years of age, when he moved to Goderich and remained there until 1863, then moved to Illinois. In 1870 he was married to Miss Harriet Curtis. In 1873 they moved to Minnesota, in 1888, to Dakota and in 1891 to Oregon, residing here until death. A widow and the following nine children survive him; Mrs. Jennette Coigan, Salem; Mrs. Sadie E. Fletcher, California; D. A., Wm. J., Alice M., Harriet J., Marion, John W. and Priscilla Ramage. Mr. Ramage was a kind husband and father and well liked by all. The funeral was Tuesday and largely attended. Interment was in Hubbard cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S23] Toil, Tears & Triumph - A history of Kincardine 1990..

    2. [S124] Hubbard , Marion County, Cemetary Records.

    3. [S163] Daughter Marion's 1920 Census, Roll T625_1500, page7A, Ed 86, image 1062.

    4. [S102] Grave Marker.

    5. [S56] Marriage License, State of Illinois, County of Du Page, Marriage License #4191..