Ramsay Family History

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Ramsay Name Meaning

Scottish: variant (the usual spelling in Scotland) of Ramsey.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ramsey, Rasar, Rans, Casady, Massey, Ramig, Rampey, Rasey, Ramshaw

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Ramsay Family Origin

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Ramsay Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ramsay family was Annuitant. The most common Ramsay occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Ramsay's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramsay.

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Ramsay Historical Records

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Ramsay Life Expectancy

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