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Peyton Morgan Ramsey
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1853
Henry (Franklin County)
Franklin County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 1903
Henry (Franklin County)
Franklin County
Virginia, USA


SOURCE: Newspaper article (undated--~1930) found in Mary Dyer's book of photographs (in possession of Rebecca R. Dyer)
After 43 years of wandering, a Franklin County terrapin has come home for a visit, which promises to be a long one in the custody of seven-year-old RUSSELL DYER, it was reported here today. The boy a few days ago found the strange visitor wearing the date 1887 and the name of his great grandfather, MORGAN RAMSEY, carved on its back. The terrapin had returned to the same farm where it was labeled over two score years ago.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Ramsey (1831 - 1917)
  Harriett E. Stanley Ramsey (1829 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Emmaline Pearson Brodie (1857 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Lucinda Harriett Ramsey Dyer (1874 - 1948)*
  Minnie Olivia Ramsey (1876 - 1876)*
  Ida Lyllion Ramsey Coverstone (1879 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peyton Morgan Ramsey (1853 - 1903)
  George Ramsey (1856 - 1889)*
  Joseph Peter Ramsey (1858 - 1914)*
  Joanna Ramsey (1862 - 1862)*
  Stephen Judson Ramsey (1864 - 1912)*
  Missouri Ramsey Frith (1869 - 1908)*
  Sallie A. Ramsey Bondurant (1871 - 1935)*
  Marcia F Ramsey Clark (1875 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ramsey-Stanley-King Cemetery
Henry (Franklin County)
Franklin County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Rebecca Reuben Dyer
Originally Created by: Robert Lawrence McKillip
Record added: Feb 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48150452
Peyton Morgan Ramsey
Added by: Rebecca Reuben Dyer
 
Peyton Morgan Ramsey
Added by: Christine Dennison
 
 
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REST IN PEACE, YOUR GREAT GRAND DAUGHTER,
- Rebecca Reuben Dyer
 Added: Jul. 30, 2013

- Michael L. Ramsey
 Added: Mar. 20, 2011
 
 
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