REID - SCHROEDER Genealogies
Genealogies of the David REID and Evelyn SCHROEDER families
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]
Benjamin Franklin RAMAGE, Sr.

Benjamin Franklin RAMAGE, Sr.[1]

Male 1849 - 1937  (87 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Benjamin Franklin RAMAGE 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 19 Sep 1849  Livingston Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Health According to his Death Certificate, Benjamin F. Ramage was attended by A.H. Wilmar, M.D. of Paso Robles, California, signed by him on June 6, 1937, certifying that he attended the deceased from April 12, 1937 to June 6, 1937, and that he last saw him alive on June 1, 1937. Death occurred on June 6, 1937 at 3:00 PM. The cause of death listed was Cerebral Embolism with onset June 6, 1937. Contributory cause of death was Chronic Endocarditis of seven years duration. There was no autopsy. Filed on June 9, 1937 by Mildred Waterman, Local Registrar. The informant was his widow, Pamela Wear Ramage.
    The Undertaker was Otto M. Kuehl of Paso Robles, California. 
    History According to Death Certificate, he migrated to California in 1873. Migrated to California in 1873 with father (James) and brother (Sylvester) and their respective families. 
    Occupation Rancher 
    Died 6 Jun 1937  Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 9 Jun 1937  Pleyto Cemetery, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Ben Ramage, my grandfather, lost his first wife from asthma and allergies aggravated by the heavy coastal fogs. Because of her illness, he had moved inland another couple of ridges, but to no avail. He eventually remarried and raised the larger family there. [10]
    Person ID I173  Reid Family | David's side of the family
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2013 

    Father James Madison RAMAGE,   b. 20 Nov 1817, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1898, Adelaida, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Caroline MARTIN,   b. Abt Apr 1822, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1900  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1838  Livingston Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Headstones
    Adelaida Cemetery, CA
    Adelaida Cemetery, CA
    Family ID F185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret (Molly) J. WIGGINS,   b. Abt 1851, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1873  (Age ~ 22 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1869  Livingston Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Harvey H. RAMAGE,   b. 1 Oct 1870, Livingston Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1950, Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Family ID F178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Clarinda (Clara) W. DODD,   b. 5 Jan 1852, Livingston Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1927, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1875  California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Elizabeth (Mamie) RAMAGE,   b. 14 Jan 1878, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1956, Santa Barbara Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. Margaret (Maggie) May RAMAGE,   b. 22 Mar 1879, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1953, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Walter RAMAGE,   b. Abt 1881,   d. Abt 1884  (Age ~ 3 years)
     4. Baby Girl RAMAGE,   b. Abt 1881
    +5. Bertha (Birdie) Violet RAMAGE,   b. 27 Oct 1884, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1962, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +6. Sarah Carolyn (Carrie) RAMAGE,   b. 29 May 1888, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1962, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, San Bernadino, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +7. Benjamin Franklin RAMAGE, Jr.,   b. 30 Jul 1890, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1961, Oakland, Alameda, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     8. Louise RAMAGE,   b. Abt 1892, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1892, Pleyto, Monterey, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Headstones
    Ramage, Benjamin F. & Clarinda W. (HS)
    Ramage, Benjamin F. & Clarinda W. (HS)
    Family ID F123  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Pamela D. ?,   b. 5 Sep 1867, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1950, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married Abt 1930  California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Sep 1849 - Livingston Co., Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Sep 1869 - Livingston Co., Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1875 - California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1930 - California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Jun 1937 - Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 9 Jun 1937 - Pleyto Cemetery, Pleyto, Monterey, California Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Ramage, Benjamin Franklin, Sr
    Ramage, Benjamin Franklin, Sr

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] The Ramage Family, compiled by Robert Wendell Billings (Lois Ellen Hebrard, Margaret May Ramage, Benjamin Franklin Ramage, James Madison Ramage).

    2. [S232] United States Federal Census, Livingston Co., Kentucky; Pg. 107.

    3. [S233] United States Federal Census, Division #1, Livingston, Kentucky; Pg. 17.

    4. [S234] United States Federal Census, Dyershill, Livingston, Kentucky; Pg. 29.

    5. [S235] United States Federal Census, San Antonio, Monterey, California; LDS microfilm #1,254,069 & NARA microfilm T9-0069; Pg. 266D.

    6. [S237] United States Federal Census, San Antonio, Monterey, California; Enumeration District #14, Pg. 1A.

    7. [S238] United States Federal Census, San Antonio, Monterey, California; Enumeration District #19, Pg. 2B.

    8. [S239] United States Federal Census, Pleyto, Monterey, California; Enumeration District #25, Pg. 6A.

    9. [S240] United States Federal Census, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California; Enumeration District #40-15, Pg. 3B.

    10. [S8] Recollections of Cyril Irving REID.

    11. [S244] The Ramage Family of Laurens County, South Carolina, by Martis D. Ramage, Jr., (Private Publication).