India Isabell Ramsey

1785–1835 (Age 50)
Bourbon, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States

The Life of India Isabell

When India Isabell Ramsey was born in 1785, in Bourbon, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Ramsey, was 44 and her mother, Elizabeth Sargent, was 44. She married Thomas Gilmore about 1795, in St. Charles, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 12 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1835, in St. Charles, St. Charles, Missouri, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Gilmore
1770–1848
India Isabell Ramsey
1785–1835
Marriage: about 1795
William Gilmore
1796–
Thomas Gilmore
1798–1816
Robert Gilmore
1800–
Elizabeth Gilmore
1801–1865
Nathan Gilmore
1802–
Cynthia Gilmore
1803–1840
William Gilmore
1804–1862
Thomas Gilmore
1806–1873
John Gilmore
1808–1852
Catherine Gilmore
1810–1870
Jane Gilmore
1812–1840
Robert Gilmore
1814–1844
Margaret Gilmore
1816–1855
Nathan Gilmore
1818–1835
Ephraim Gilmore
1821–
Jackson Gilmore
1826–
Ephraim Gilmore
1832–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1795
St. Charles, Missouri, United States
children

(17)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Robert Ramsey

    Male1762–1825Male

    John Ramsey

    Male1764–Male

    William Ramsey Jr

    Male1766–Male

    Margaret Peggy Ramsey

    Female1774–Female

    Female1785–1835Female

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 7

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 15

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Huntingdonshire (now part of Cambridgeshire), so called from Old English hramsa ‘wild garlic’ + ēg ‘island’, ‘low-lying land’. There are other places in England called Ramsey, but the one in Huntingdonshire is almost certainly the source of the surname. The usual spelling of the surname in Scotland is Ramsay .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Missouri Marriage Record - ID L4R1-5KM - Thomas Gillmore b'1770-KY on 1800 m India Ramsey b'1780 KY
  • Ancestry com - Miller FT - Thomas Gilmore ( 1780–1848) ID L4R1-5KM 0 m India Isabell Ramsey (1785–1835)

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