Catherine Maria Ramsay (McGregor) (1848 - 1923)

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Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Death: Died in Coogee, NSW, Australia
Managed by: Rebecca Taylor (Brewer)
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About Catherine Maria Ramsay (McGregor)

As from McGregor Genealogy on Facebook

"Catherine ... who was known as Kate, is like my great white hope!!! lol

I have so much information ... but no actual real life connections!

According to the research done by the late Judge MacGregor, of Nether Gaulrig, Yardley Hastings, Northampton ... there ARE present-day descendants in Sydney!

KATHERINE M. RAMSAY died at Randwick in 1923. I have ordered this certificate in the hope that it might give me a few more clues.

Kate Maria MCGREGOR married FREDERICK AUGUSTUS RAMSAY at Yass in 1875.

The children of this mariage are:

EDITH A.M. RAMSAY born at Yass in 1875. Edith married Ernest E. Evans at Paddington in 1900. Edith died in 1931 at Sydney.

MARIA or MAUD RAMSAY born at Yass in 1877. Died 1877 at Yass

LILLIAN GERTRUDE RAMSAY born at Parramatta in 1878. There are two possible marriages for Lillian: William Hood in 1905 at Redfern or John A. Fletcher in 1910 at Sydney. I have not been able to find further information for

ETHEL KATE RAMSAY born at Parramatta in 1878. Died at Parramatta in 1879.

FREDERICK DALHOUSIE RAMSAY born at Parramatta in 1880. Frederick married Ruby C. Josephs at Waterloo in 1908 and / or Eva M. Besse at Newtown in 1919. Frederick died at Bankstown in 1947.

ELSIE MYRA RAMSAY born at Parramatta in 1881. She died in 1947 at North Sydney.

SARAH TAYLOR RAMSAY born at Yass in 1883. She died in 1891 at Sydney.

CHARLES J.A. RAMSAY born at Albury in 1884. I have not been able to find further information for Charles.

JAMES C.T. RAMSAY born at Albury in 1886. James married Annie M. Quinn at Glebe in 1911. He died in 1935 at Redfern.

HARRIE S RAMSAY born at Albury in 1887. Harrie married Mima Wright at Cessnock in 1919. I have not been able to find further information for Harrie.

LAURA K. RAMSAY born at Sydney in 1895. Laura married Desmond A. Waite at Sydney in 1932. She died in 1949 at Condoblin.

If you have any of these names within your family tree, please make contact so we can compare information :)

over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy FOUND ON AUSTRALIAN CEMETERIES http://www.ozgenonline.com/aust_cemeteries/war/bomana_r.htm

.........."RAMSAY, Private, FREDERICK JAMES, NX69149. A.LF. 2/1 Bn. Australian Infantry. I lth November 1942. Age 34. Son of Frederick Dalhousie Ramsay, and Ruby Ramsay, of Ashfield, New South Wales. C6. F. 10" over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy THE SAME INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND HERE: http://www.kokodatreks.com/history/bomanarollcall.cfm

Bomana War Cemetery - List of Names

Those who died fighting in Papua and Bougainville are buried in the Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery. Among the 3280 burials are the remains of 700 unidentified servicemen including those of 438 British Royal Artillerymen, prisoners of the Japanese from Singapore who died in captivity in the Solomon Islands. Bomana War Cemetery August 2008

Bomana lies 19 kilometres north of Port Moresby. It was started in 1942 by the Australian Army and is the only one of the Papua New Guinea cemeteries to contain white marble headstones and a Stone of Remembrance. over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy FOUND ON THE AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL ROLL OF HONOUR http://www.awm.gov.au/roh/person.asp?p=145-45646

Charles John Alexander Ramsay

Rank Lieutenant [Lt] Unit 39th Battalion Australian Infantry Service Army Conflict 1914-1918 Date of Death 1 December 1917 Cause of Death Killed in action Cemetery or Memorial Details BELGIUM 339 Berks Cemetery Extension (Rosenberg Plateau Plots) Ploegsteert War Grave Register Notes RAMSAY, Lt. Charles John Alexander. 39th Bn. Australian Inf. Killed in action 1st Dec., 1917. Age 33. Son of Frederick Augustus and Katherine Maria Ramsay; husband of Joan Ramsay, of Ellerslie, Pine Rd., Auburn, New South Wales. Born at Albury, New South Wales. III. A. 49. Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy Harrie S. Ramsay's wife Mima ... passed away in 1969 at Ryde BDM NUMBER: 41813/1969 over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy Marriage announcement for Catherine Maria McGregor -

http://members.webone.com.au/~sgrieves/yass_courier.htm

Ramsey - McGregor. Fredk. Augustus Ramsey of Keswycke near Gunning the second son of the late Major General JS Ramsey, HM Indian Army (Bombay) of Castle Hall, Painswick near Stroud Gloucestershire England married Kate Maria McGregor the eldest daughter of the late RG McGregor Esq West Maitland by special license at Yass on 8.2.1875. Yass Courier 9.2.1875. over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy Birth announcement .. probably Edith Ramsay

http://members.webone.com.au/~sgrieves/birth_notices.htm#Macansh

Ramsay Mrs FA at her residence Keswycke near Gunning on 2.12.1875, a daughter. Yass Courier 10.12.1875. over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy Death announcment for Kate's husband, Frederick. http://members.webone.com.au/~sgrieves/deaths_yass_courier_page_2.htm

Ramsey Mr FA, Governor of the Goulburn goal and well-known in Yass died Tuesday at Paddington aged 58 years. Yass Courier 9.4.1897

NSWBDM -- http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/IndexSearch?form=IndexingSearch&SessionID=15450482&sname=ramsay&gname=frederick+a&fname&mname&event=deaths&frange=1895&trange=1900&place&x=0&y=0 over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy Entries in Greville's Post Office Directory, 1872, for the towns of Binalong, Bowral, Braidwood, Bungendore, Bookham, Burrowa, Canberra, Collector, Crookwell, Currawang, Dalton, Goulburn, Gundaroo, Gunning, Harden, Hoskintown, Majors Creek, Mutt Billy, Queanbeyan, Rye Park, and Yass.

http://www.gundaroo.info/genealogy/other/podirectories1872.txt

MCGREGOR Robert G. miner --- Braidwood RAMSAY F. A. farmer Keswick

The date here for Gregor is very interesting ... as by the following year at the time of his death (1873), he was Chief Turn Key at Maitland Goal ... He had previously been known to be a prison guard at Braidwood Gaol

over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy Harrie Skardon Ramsay

I came across a very chilling report of Harrie's service during WW1 where he was listed as missing, then later as a P.O.W.

http://www.awm.gov.au/cms_images/1DRL428/00029/1DRL428-00029-2230809.pdf

Harie also went on to serve in WW2 as part of the Voluntary Defence Corps

http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/script/veteran.asp?ServiceID=A&VeteranID=534089#summary1 over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy The War service record of Charles John Alexander Ramsay (who was my grandfather's first cousin)

http://naa12.naa.gov.au/scripts/Imagine.asp over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy The War service record of Harrie Skardon Ramsay (who was my grandfather's first cousin)

http://naa12.naa.gov.au/scripts/imagine.asp?B=8069869&I=1&SE=1

over a year ago · Report.McGregor Genealogy According to the death certificate of Katherine Maria Ramsay (nee McGregor) ... she was born in Dublin, Ireland in approx. 1848

Kate died on 16th January 1923, at 201 Belmore Road, Coogee NSW aged 75 years.

The informant was her daughter, Elsie Myra Ramsay of the same address. Elsie was aged 41 at the time of her mothers death.

Other surviving children listed on her death certificate were:

  • Edith A.M. aged 46 tears
  • Lilian G. aged 43 years
  • Frederick D. aged 42 years
  • James C.T. aged 37 years
  • Harrie S aged 36 years
  • Laura K aged 27 years

Under the children, it also states: Deceased - I male and 3 females

Kate is buried in the C of E Cemetery at Waverly, Sydney over a year ago · Report..

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Kate Ramsay (McGregor)'s Timeline

1848
1848
Dublin, Ireland
1875
February 8, 1875
Age 27
Yass, NSW, Australia
1875
Age 27
Gunning, NSW, Australia
1877
1877
Age 29
NSW, Australia
1878
1878
Age 30
Parramatta, NSW, Australia
1878
Age 30
Parramatta, NSW, Australia
1880
1880
Age 32
Parramatta, NSW, Australia
1881
1881
Age 33
Parramatta, NSW, Australia
1883
1883
Age 35
Yass, NSW, Australia
1884
1884
Age 36
Albury, NSW, Australia