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Elizabeth Ramsay (Hepburn)

Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: Whitsome, Berwickshire, Scotland
Death: December 1571 (50-58)
Cockpen, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Alexander Hepburn of Waughton and Helen Hepburn
Wife of George Ramsay of Dalhousie
Mother of Sir James Ramsay of Cockpen; William Ramsay, of Murie; Agnes Riddell; Elizabeth Ramsay; Margaret Ramsay and 2 others
Sister of Robert Hepburn

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About Elizabeth Ramsay

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Elizabeth Hepburn:


Elizabeth Hepburn [1]

  • F, #240023,
  • d. December 1571
  • Last Edited=20 Jul 2007

Elizabeth Hepburn was the daughter of Hepburn of Waughton.[1]

She married George Ramsay of Dalhousie, son of Nicolas Ramsay of Dalhousie, Carnock, Foulden and Kerington.[1]

She died in December 1571.[1]

Her married name became Ramsay.[1]

Children of Elizabeth Hepburn and George Ramsay of Dalhousie

  • 1. James Ramsay of Cockpen+[1] d. Nov 1580
  • 2. John Ramsay of Dalhousie [1] d. b 12 Apr 1592
  • 3. Alexander Ramsay of Edglaw [1]
  • 4. William Ramsay [1]


  • 1. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1019. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • Updated from MyHeritage Match via daughter Agnes Riddell (born Ramsey) by SmartCopy: Oct 7 2014, 22:33:32 UTC
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Elizabeth Ramsay's Timeline

Whitsome, Berwickshire, Scotland
Age 26
Cockpen, Mid Lothian, Scotland, (present day United Kingdom)
Age 30
Bonnyrigg, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 32
Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
December 1571
Age 54
Cockpen, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom