Parna Ann Ramsay

9 January 1848–6 December 1926 (Age 78)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Parna Ann

When Parna Ann Ramsay was born on 9 January 1848, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, Luther Collins Ramsay, was 23 and her mother, Mary Ann Bracken, was 36. She married Esli Stewart on 4 July 1862, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880 and Uintah, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 6 December 1926, in Jensen, Uintah, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Jensen, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Esli Stewart
1844–1904
Parna Ann Ramsay
1848–1926
Marriage: 4 July 1862
Elizabeth Jane Stewart
1864–1865
Luther Jackson Stewart
1865–1941
Elsi Duvall Stewart
1866–1890
Esli Duvall Claude Stewart
1866–
Anna Drusella Stewart
1870–1871
May Middleton Stewart
1873–1962
Fritz Gerald Stewart
1875–1923
Eunice Permelia Stewart
1877–1892
Lester John Stewart
1880–1890
DST Stewart
1882–1958
Ezra Lloyd Stewart
1884–1959
Guy Ramsey Stewart
1888–1945

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1862Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 9
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 22
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: variant (the usual spelling in Scotland) of Ramsey . The Scottish Ramsays derive from Simund de Ramesie, recorded before 1175, who went to Scotland from Ramsey (Huntingdonshire).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Ramsey

    Story Highlight

    BIOGRAPHY OF PARNA ANN RAMSAY STEWART

                Parna Ann Ramsay was born 9 January 1846 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa  to Luther Collins and Mary Ann Bracken Ramsay.  Her mother died when he was just seven years old.          …

    Sources (33)

    • Parney Stewart in household of Esli Stewart, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Parna Ramsay in entry for Ramsay Stewart, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • Rarna Ann Ramsey in entry for Dst Stewart Oakley, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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