Ramage Family History

David Ramage

David Ramage

Male 1797 - Aft 1870  (73 years)

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  • Name David Ramage  [1, 2
    Born 24 May 1797  Liberton Kirk, Liberton, Midlothianshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Christened 11 Jun 1797  Liberton Kirk, Liberton, Midlothianshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1870 
    Person ID I41  Ramage | Ramage Line
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2013 

    Father William Ramage,   b. 18 Mar 1761, Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1831, Edwardsburgh, Grenville Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Helen Walker,   b. 21 Oct 1765, SAINT CUTHBERTS, EDINBURGH, MIDLOTHIAN, SCOTLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1818, St Andrew's Presbyterian cem, Edwardsburgh, Grenville, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1790  Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Records of a Scottish village--Lasswade, 1650-1750 by Houston, Rab
      Lists William as William Remage

      Records of a Scottish village--Lasswade, 1650-1750 by Houston, Rab lists William as William Remage Married: 11 Jun 1790 in Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland to Helen Walker
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet

    Family 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 
    Children 
    +1. William Ramage,   b. 1 May 1826, Nissouri, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1895, Seattle, King Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. James Ramage,   b. Abt 1828, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. David Ramage,   b. 24 Aug 1832, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1905, Woodburn, Marion County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +4. Mary A Ramage,   b. Abt 1837,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Marion Ramage,   b. Abt 1841,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +6. John H Ramage,   b. 24 Apr 1843, Nissouri, Oxford county, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1901, Woodburn, Marion County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     7. Isabella Ramage,   b. Abt 1845,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2011 
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Liberton School
    Liberton School
    This Inn/Pub was built before the Ramages lived in Liberton, and at their time was the school house. I had a pint here, in the room where David would have learned to read. source: John Hawkins

  • Notes 
    • Per Toil, Tears & Triumph - A history of Kincardine 1990: David Ramage (Consession 2 South Durham Road Lot 27) born 1796 in England took up home steading in 1850. He and his wife Jeanette (Jennet) CAMERON had six children: James (Consession 2 South Durham Road Lot 16); David; Mary. Marion, John; Isabella; William (Consession 3 South Durham Road Lot 15) had land in Huron Twp
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      RAMAGE, David - listed in an 1822 assessment roll for East Nissouri Township with 200 acres uncultivated - Thomas S. Shenston's The Oxford Gazetteer (1852), page 201
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      1851 census Kincardine Twp, Bruce
      Page Line Last First Occup Birthplace Religion Age Sex Marital #fam m #fam f Remarks

      4520RamageDavidFarmerEnglandEpiscopalian55MM44 Log Shanty 16 x 20
      4521RamageJennettEnglandEpiscopalian49FM
      4522RamageMaryEnglandEpiscopalian14FS
      4523RamageMarianEnglandEpiscopalian10FS
      4524RamageIsabella EnglandEpiscopalian6FS
      4525RamageDavidLaborerEnglandEpiscopalian19MS
      4526RamageJohnEnglandEpiscopalian9MS
      4527RamageJamesLaborerEnglandEpiscopalian23MS
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      1851 Record ID: 601116

      Occupant: David Ramage
      Occupation: farmer
      Birthplace: England
      Religion: Episcopalian
      Age: 55
      Status: married
      Number of Families in Household: 1
      Names & Ages of other members in household: Ramage, Jennet 49; Ramage, Mary 14; Ramage, Marian 10; Ramage, Isabella 6; Ramage, David 19; Ramage, John 9; Ramage, James 23

      Location: Kincardine Township, Bruce County

      Source: Transcribed from the microfilm of original documents held in the collection of the National Archives of Canada [Ottawa]: Personal Census Returns of Canada West [Ontario], 1851; RG 31; Reel #C11715, Twp #21 page 45.

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      David Ramage is listed in the 1870 Census for York, DuPage, Illinois on July 7, 1870 as living with John Ireland(age 26) and Annie E. Ireland ( age 50) along with a child, James W Ramage(age3).
    • Census 1861 Goderich, Huron, Ontario, Canada

      Name: David Romage
      Event Type: Census
      Event Date: 1861
      Event Place: Goderich, Huron, Ontario, Canada
      Enumeration District: 04
      Gender: Male
      Age: 64
      Marital Status: Married
      Religion: U P
      Birthplace: Scotland
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1797
      Sheet Number: 9
      Line Number: 46


      Janett Romage
      birth: 1804 C W

      John Romage
      birth: 1843 C W

      Isabella Romage
      birth: 1846 C W

      David Romage
      birth: 1855 C W

      William Ramage
      birth: 1826 Up Canada

      Mary Jane Ramage
      birth: 1834 Up Canada

  • Sources 
    1. [S169] 1880 Minnisota Census, John Ramage and David Ramage state that father is from Scotland and Mother is from Canada.

    2. [S147] Alistar M. Cameron.

    3. [S140] LDS batch # C116936 Dates 1771 - 1819 Call Number 1067783,0103146 Type Film: Printout Call number 6901039 Type: Film.

    4. [S9] LDS, (Batch M116916 date 1617-1696 source 6340899 type film Batch M116916 date 1746-1820 source 1067764 type film), Church of Scotland. Parish Church of Lasswade (Reliability: 3).
      Batch M116916 date 1617-1696 source 6340899 type film
      Batch M116916 date 1746-1820 source 1067764 type film
      Church of Scotland. Parish Church of Lasswade
      Records of a Scottish village--Lasswade, 1650-1750 by Houston, Rab