Ramsey Bible Records
Note: These records were in an old Edinburgh family Bible, Printed by Alexander Kincaid, His Majesty's Printer in MDCCLXIX (1769). Bible owned by Billy Gene Gill of Monterey, Tennessee (as of 1980). They were photocopied by Mrs. Juanita Heard and published in the Upper Cumberland Genealogical Society Bulletin in 1977. Spelling and English are as it appeared in the original. Space is left where there was a space in the Bible and a line separates the pages. Transcribed by Ann Summers and Tami Ramsey January 1999.
Tilbert/Filbert Ramsey was born June the 7th
Mary Etty Ramsey was born December the 13th 1851
Albert Ramsey was born December the 25 1853
Ramsey with out name was born May the 15th 1855
Albert Ramsey deceast September the 25th 1854
Ramsey without name deceast May the 15th 1855
Chambers Ramsey deceased Oct 3rd 1881
Nancy Speck deceast July the 15th 1839
Anne Allred deceast October the 9th 1849
Marena Ramsey was born February the 9th 1829
Catharine Ramsey was born September the 21st 1835
Marenia Ramsey deceased June 5 190l
Note: Much of the same information is on another
page that appears to have been torn. The person who copied the
information noted on the bottom of the other page as follows:
"All that is above is done away withe Nov 1860." Therefore it is assumed that the above information was entered on that date.
Charles C. Ramsey was born February the 14th
Mary Ramsey was born December the 21st 1803
We was married January the 21st 1827
Chambers Ramsey was born November the 14th 1827
Epsy Elender Ramsey was born the 29th of March
Arissa Margrarete Ramsey was born November the 2nd 1835
Deceased Aug 20 1912
Chanson Ramsey was born December the 17th 1840
Armilda Cath Orine Ramsey was born October the 1 1845
Written the 23 day of July 1848
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Peggy Ramsey was born October the 1st 1800
Charles Campbel Ramsey was born February the 14th 1803
Keyia Gray Ramsey was born May the 31st 1805
James Lucky Ramsey was born September the 23rd 1808
Benjamin Ramsey was born June the 14th 1811
John Ramsey was born May the 9th 1813
Absolum Ramsey was born March the 23rd 1815
William Foster Ramsey was born April 12th 1818
Samuel Ramsey was born February the 3rd 1821
Robert Ramsey was born July 9th 1824
Elijah Dotson was born July the 18th on Tuesday in the year of our Lord 1790
Margret Dotson was born August the 28th on Saturday in the year of our Lord 1792
William Dotson was born July the 8th on Monday in the year of our Lord 1793
Joseph Tibs was born August 26th 1809
William Tibs was born October 25th 1811
John Tibs was born November 20th 1814
Marget Tibs was born April the 19th 1818
(Written on the side of this page)
William Ramsey was born September 28th 1773
Benjamin Gray and Margret was Married January
Absolom Gray was born December 11th 1768 being a Sunday about 11 o'clock in the morning.
John Gray was born April the 23rd 1771 being Tuesday about 10 o'clock in the morning.
Thezid Gray was born May the 23rd 1773 being Sunday about 5:00 in the afternoon.
Margaret Gray was born September the 3rd 1775 being Tuesday about 12 in the afternoon.
Catherine Gray was born May 21st 1778 being Thursday about 3 o'clock in the afternoon.
Benjamin Gray departed this life on September 15th 1778 About sunrise in the morning.
It being on Tuesday
Margret Campbel departed this life November the ___ 1820.
(Records of Tami Ramsey show this to be Feb. 11th 1820).
Note: It appears someone was subtracting to figure out the birth and/or death date of someone here on the bottom of this page
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(The top three entries are totally unreadable.)
_____________Campbell was born in the year of our Lord _____ ______ May the 18th 17_6.
Elizabeth C. ___________ Campbell was born in the year of our Lord on Friday, May __ 1785.
Charles Campbell Mitchel was born February the 27th in the year of our Lord 1805.
_________dence Campbell was born December the 23rd Tuesday in the year of our Lord 1765. (We assume this first name to be Prudence)
_________mes Campbell was born on February the first, Saturday in the year of our Lord 1768.
_________h Campbell was born September 15th on Friday in the year of our Lord 1769.
George Campbell was born July the 12th day on Friday in the year of our Lord 1771.
John Campbell was born November the 17th day on Tuesday in the year of our Lord 1772.
Martha Campbell was born November 22 day Wednesday in the year of our Lord 1774.
Sarah Campbell was born September the 24 day in the year of our Lord 1776 on Wednesday.
Margret Campbell was born January the 6th day on Tuesday in the year of our Lord 1778.
_________n Campbell was born January 13th day in the year of our Lord 1780.