Marmaduke Ramsay

Male10 March 1837–23 January 1893

Brief Life History of Marmaduke

When Marmaduke Ramsay was born on 10 March 1837, in Boulogne-sur-Mer, Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, his father, Sir Alexander Burnett-Ramsay, was 52 and his mother, Honorable Elizabeth Maule, was 40. He married Anna Maria Innes on 14 April 1858, in Bengal, India. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 23 January 1893, in Valletta, Malta, at the age of 55, and was buried in Pietà, Malta.

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Marmaduke Ramsay
Anna Maria Innes
Marriage: 14 April 1858
Marmaduke Ramsay
Miss Ramsay
Fox Maule Ramsay
Marquis Alexander Charles Ramsay

Sources (13)

  • Marmaduke Ramsay, "United Kingdom, British India Office, Births and Baptisms, 1712-1965"
  • Marmaduke Ramsay, "India, Marriages, 1792-1948"
  • Marmaduke Ramsay, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 April 1858Bengal, India
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 6

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.


    Age 11

    Revolution. Second Republic. First laws on labor, the press and education.

    1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 

    Age 15

    George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 

    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.

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