Person:William Ramsey (26)

m. Bef. 1740
  1. Zilpah RamseyAbt 1740 -
  2. William Ramsey1742 - 1824
  3. Daughter RamseyEst 1743-1755 -
  4. Margaret RamseyAbt 1748 - Aft 1813
  5. James Ramsey1753 - Abt 1848
m. bef. 12 Nov 1767
  1. James RamseyAbt 1768 - 1848
  2. Anne RamseyAbt 1776 -
  3. William Ramsey1781 - 1833
  4. Mary RamseyBet 1785 - 1786 -
  5. Robert Ramsey1788 - 1864
  6. David RamseyAbt 1790 - 1815
  7. Maria RamseyBet 1792 - 1797 - 1864
  8. John Boyd RamseyAbt 1794 - 1856
Facts and Events
Name[1] William Ramsey
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1742 Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USA
Alt Birth? 1742 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage bef. 12 Nov 1767 Augusta County, Virginiato Maria Agnes Boyd
Death[1] 1824 Rutherford, Tennessee, USA

William Ramsey was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

William Ramsey acquired land from his father, James Ramsey as eldest son and heir, as listed below in the following disposition:

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 42.--12th November, 1767. William Ramsey and Agness, eldest son and heir of James Ramsey, to Margaret Ramsey, £18, two tracts on North River of Shanando--A containing 120 acres, corner Silas Hart and Hugh Diver, side of a small meadow called the Elk Draft, being tract conveyed to said Ramsey by Silas and Jane Hart, 5th June, 1764; B containing 80 acres conveyed by Daniel and Jane Smith to James Ramsey, father of said William, 18th August, 1756, on North River of Shanando; corner Charles Diver's land. Teste: Daniel Henderson, John Douglass, Nathaniel Douglass. Delivered: Thomas Reed, 21st May, 1770.
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