Ramage Family History

Janet Cameron

Female 1803 - 1855  (52 years)


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  • Name Janet Cameron  [1
    Born 15 Jun 1803  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened Williamstown, Glengarry, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 Aug 1855  Kincardine, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried maybe buried in Goderich, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I45  Ramage | Ramage Line
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2018 

    Father Alexander Cameron,   b. 1764, Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1837, Nissouri, Onterio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Sarah Parks,   b. Bef 12 Feb 1786,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 Feb 1786  Saint Andrew's Presbyterian, Williamstown, Glengarry, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Source Margaret Cameron: A few years ago I was in contact with Mrs. Catharine Whiteley whose husband is a descendant of Alexander through his son, Robert, and she stated that Alexander's wife's name was Sarah Parks. I have listed in my file that Alexander Cameron married Sarah Parks, February 12, 1786, in St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Williamstown, Ontario, daughter of Nathan Parks.

      LDS Batch No: K584091 Dates: 1779-1817 Source Call No.: 0928968 Type: Film states that she was married and baptized on the same day
    Family ID F395  Group Sheet

    Family 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) 
    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

  • Notes 
    • Land Deed in the possesion of John Douglas Ramage:

      Land Deed Notes: Deeded in January, 1823 by King George IV of England: To Janet Cameron Ramage, daughter of Alexander Cameron A 200 acre lot:

      "Province of Upper Canada, Township of Cornwale, county of Stormont, Eastern district"

      "Township of Nissouri, county of Oxford, District of London Lot number twelve in the sixth concession of the said township of Nissouri"

      The deed actually describes two different locations in what is now Ontario, Canada. The first lot refers to the land she resides on at the time the deed is granted. The second location is for the consession she is being granted. (Township of Nissouri, county of Oxford, District of London, Lot number twelve in the sixth concession of the said township of Nissouri)

      From Sons & Daughters of American Loyalists:
      Cameron, Alexander Jr., of 6/4, East half, Cornwall.
      John of Cornwall. Original Concession 4 July 1815
      Mary. Original Concession 4 July 1815
      Janet, m. David Ramage of Cornwall. Original Concession 16 June 1819
      Robert of Cornwall. Original Concession 26 July 1819
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      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.

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

    2. [S18] Camerons of Cornwall Township, by Duncan MacDonald.

    3. [S170] LDS Source Information: Batch Number: 8215505 Sheet: 14 Source Call No.: 0884827 Type: Film.

    4. [S171] LDS Source Information: Batch Number: 8215505 Sheet:14 Source Call No.: 0884827 Type: Film.

    5. [S19] LDS Batch No.: M584091 Dates: 1779 - 1817 Source Call No.: 0928968 Type: Film.