Ramsey Family History of Washington County, Missouri
 

John Ramsey was born 1821 in Tennessee.  His occupation was farming.
Children:

William Ramsey - 1841-
Pleasant Theodore Ramsey - 1844 - 1927
Olive Ramsey - 1847 - 1906 - married to Dr. John A. Eaton.  Ollie died 1906 in Caledonia, WashCoMo. - Children: Lillie A., Jesse L.(became a doctor - served as a Democrat representative with the Missouri Legislature)

 

Pleasant Theodore Ramsey (1844- 1927)  & Ann Eliza Tennison (1844 - 1936).  Death Cert. for Pleasant Theodore Ramsey:  b: Sunlight, Mo. d: 8 March 1927 of Lobular pneumonia at Caledonia, Mo.  Wife was Anna E. Tennison.  Father: Jno. Ramsey  Mother: Pernelia Tennison.  Informant: Pearl Crenshaw of St. Louis, Mo.
Children:

Ulysses - 1866

Ava E. Ramsey (1867 - 1876)

John Munson Ramsey - (1869 - 1939) & Laura Belle Barger (1868 - 1952)

Effa - 1873

Essie Pearl - 1879 -        m: Wm. C. Crenshaw 1900

 

John Munson Ramsey - 1869 - 1939
Children:

Genet
Lola
William T. - 8 Sept. 1901 - 25 March 1976 - m: 28 March 1942
Rula 

 

William "Bill" T. Ramsey - of St. Louis - 8 Sept. 1901 - d:25 March 1976 in his home in Caledonia, WashCoMo - m: 28 March 1942 Hallie Martin & they had one son.  Hallie died in her house 14 August 1993 "after going to church, working in her flowers, lunch.....just sat down in her favorite chair and died."   Hallie had submitted the home to the National Register of Historic Places. It now accommodates the CaledoniaWineCottage.

 

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1830 Census WashCoMo:
None

 

1840 Census WashCoMo:
Joseph
John

 

1850 census WashCoMo - Bellevue T.

John C. Ramsey - 29
Pernelia Ramsey - 27
William B. Ramsey - 9 - (the census said "19" but believe this should have been "9")
Pleasant R. Ramsey - 6
Olive Ramsey - 3
Elizabeth Webb - 20

 

1860 census WashCoMo - Caledonia

John P. Ramsey - 39
Permelia A. Ramsey - 35
William B. Ramsey - 18
P.T. Ramsey - 15
Olly Ramsey - 12

 

1870 Census WashCoMo - Osage, Bellevue T.

Theodore Ramsey - 25 - farmer
Ann - 25
Ulysses - 4
Ava C. - 3
John M. - 1

 

1880 Census WashCoMo - Belgrade

P.T. Ramsey - 35
Eliza - 35
Ulysses - 14
Munson - 11
Effa - 7
Essie - 1
 

 

1910 Census WashCoMo - Belgrade

John M.- 40
:Laura - 46
Genet - 16
Lola - 12
William T. - 8
Rula -

 

 

1930 census WashCoMo - Caledonia
John M. Ramsey (age 61) - occupation: real estate agent
Laura B. Ramsey (age 61)
John M. Ramsey (age 20)

 

1930 Census St. Louis City

William McKeehan - head - 45 - occupation: Inspector for General Motor Co.
Isla - wife - 35
James Gollaher - step-son -
Helen Gollaher - step-dau - 15
John Ramsey - brother-in-law - 18 - single - sales clerk - retail dry goods
Clarina Montgomery - boarder
Vernell Montgomery - boarder
Clarence Montgomery - boarder