Ramsey Family History
Ramsey Surname History
This Ramsey research page contains the accumulated history of the Ramsey family name made up of user-submitted content from users like you. The last name Ramsey is an old family line that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Ramsey has spread, it has changed making its etymology challenging to uncover. Ramsey family history has rich origins whose details can be pieced together by Ramsey family researchers.
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The evolution of Ramsey begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. Ramsey families have migrated around different countries all throughout history. As these families moved between countries and languages, the Ramsey name may have changed with them.
Ramsey country of origin
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The nationality of Ramsey may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Ramsey may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Ramsey
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The meaning of Ramsey come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Ramsey originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
- Rochie Ramsey Wright 1902 - ?
- Kitty Ramsey
- Bura Bell (Beauty) Bloss Ramsey 1908 - ?
- Martha Ochiltree Ramsey 1771 - 1796
- David Ramsey COPAL 1894 - ?
- James J Ramsey
- Naomi Alexander Ramsey 1750 - ?
- Bayard Ramsey
- Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin Irwin 1810 - 1850
- William Ramsey 1768 - 1826
- William Ramsey Lowry 1816 - 1881
- William Ramsay Ramsey, Sr 1785 - ?
- Dorris (Dot) Ramsey Robinson 1925 - ?
- EmelyE "Emma" Ramsey Moake 1884 - ?
- Ruby Ethel Duncan Ramsey 1916 - ?
- Reynolds Ramsey
- Alexander Ramsey
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Famous people named Ramsey
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Ramsey
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Ramsey. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Ramsey family
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Ramsey spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Ramsey were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Ramsey. Last names like Ramsey vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Ramsey surname are important to understanding the history of the name.