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"Anse" Anderson Ramsey and Elvira Whaley Ramsey


Their home was on Noisy Creek!


All that remains of the former home!


William "Ance" Ramsey


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William "Ance" and Elvira Whaley Ramsey Family



















 1.James "Jim" P. Ramsey Parents: Samuel Ramsey and Elvira Whaley daughter of Isaac and Hilda Ogle Whaley

Jim married Myrtle Lindsay dau. of Tom and Mary Huskey Lindsay

Children of James P. Ramsey and Myrtle Lindsay

1. Euvalee Ramsey married Monroe Williams

2. Doris Ramsey married Julian Shultz

3. Evelyn Ramsey married Delmar Lovinggood

4. Betty Jean Ramsey married 1. Odie Ogle 2. John McCarter
















 1. Samuel Ramsey married Nola McGaha dau. of Sam Parents: William "Ance" Ramsey and Elvira Whaley Ramsey Children were: 1. Frank Ramsey married ? 2. Earl Ramsey married Hazel Caldwell 3. Faye Ramsey married Truman McCarter
















Photo of Perry and Ollie McCarter Ramsey!

1. Perry Ramsey married Ollie McCarter dau. of Jacob Tyson & Ellen Estella (Shultz) McCarter
Jacob Tyson McCarter b. December 9, 1878, d. March 28, 1950 was the son of the Reverend Middleton and Sarah Ruth (Tyson) McCarter dau.of Jacob Tyson.
Jacob Tyson was born on 3 June 1816 in Buncombe Co. Nc. and died on 26 Feb. 1900. He had large land holdings on Webbs Creek (2,000 acres) near Pittman Center. He married Rachel Lindsey on 12 Jan. 1841. Their children were Mary Ann, Henry Clay, John E., Phillip, Martha Jane, Jesse Carol, Elizabeth, Sarah Ruth, Millie, David A., Robert Taylor, and Amanda. Henry, a brother to Jacob, was born in England between 1812 and 1813. Jacob was the first born in this country. One story states that they came to America while she was pregnant with Jacob and his father died shortly after they arrived and may be buried in Buncombe County, North Carolina. Rachel Lindsey parents were Jesse Lindsey and Salina Ivy or Huskey. He was born 2/2/1787 in North Carolina and died 5/15/1864 and is buried in Emerts Cove cemetary in Sevier County,Tennessee. His wife, Salina, was born 6/27/1797 in Tennessee and died 11/2/1894 and is buried in Emerts Cove Cemetary. They had 11 children with Rachel being the 5th. Salina's parents wre John William and Mollie (Chandler) Huskey? (Check This,Thought be Ivy)
Son Phillip, married Martha Sprouse ca. 1874 in Cocke County, Tn. They moved to Knoxville by 1900, then Atlanta where they died in the late 1920`s.
Son Jesse Tyson b. 15 OCT 1853 Sevier Co., Tn d. 30 OCT 1940 Morton, Texas
Son of Jacob Tyson and Rachel Lindsey Married 25 NOV 1869 in Sevier Co., Tn to Drusilla C. M. Huskey born 1852 Sevier Co., Tn. died 1886. Drusilla was the dau. of John Billy Huskey and Barbara Emert Children were:
1. Mary Angeline b. OCT 1870
2. Luther Tyson b. 1873 Sevier Co., Tn d. 1875 Burned to death at age 2
3. Lee Tyson b. 22 MAY 1876
4. John Tyson b. BET. 1877 - 1882
5. Terry Lloyd Tyson b. 3 MAR 1883
6. Styres Tyson b. ABT. 1885 d. ABT. 1886
7. Baby Girl Tyson b. ABT. 1886 d. ABT. 1886

Ellen Estella Shultz (b. February 1, 1880, d. November 19, 1952) was the daughter of Joseph Alva Shultz and Mary McMahan.
Jacob married Ellen on January 1, 1900 in Sevier County, Tennessee.
Jacob and Ellen are buried in the Huskey Cemetery near Webb's Creek in Sevier County, Tennessee.
Photo from l-r Jimmie & Ethel L. (Morris) Huskey and Jacob and Ellen Shultz McCarter

Parents of Perry Ramsey: William "Ance" Ramsey and Elvira Whaley Ramsey

Perry Ramsey, born Sept. 30, 1902, of Cosby died Friday Sept.19, 2003.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ollie McCarter Ramsey; daughter, Nadine Ramsey; son, Fred Ramsey; sons-in-law, Clyde Graves, Jack King. Survivors include his daughters and sons-in-law, Wanda and Wilbert Tutsch, Wilma Graves, Helen King, Ruby and Byron Burdette, Ruth and Haskell Pressnell; sons and daughters-in-law, Mayford and Dorothy Gene Ramsey, Sam and Ava Ramsey, 11 grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, four great great grandchildren. Funeral service was Sunday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with the Rev. Andy Ball and the Rev. Melvin Carr officiating. Interment will be 10a.m. Monday in Webb's Creek Cemetery.

Children of Perry and Ollie McCarter Ramsey were:
Nadine,Wanda, Wilma,Helen,Fred,Ruth,Ruby,Maynard,and Sam


Photo above: Perry, Helen, and "Little-un"

1. Naydine Ramsey *deceased

2. Wanda Ramsey married Dr. Wilbert Tutsch?

3. Wilma Ramsey married Clyde Graves

4. (Photo of Helen and Jack) Helen Ramsey married Jack King

5. Fred Ramsey married MaryVene? Taylor

6. Ruth Ramsey married Haskell Pressnell

7. Ruby Ramsey married Bryon Burdette

8. Mayford? Ramsey married Dorothy Gene Kugby?

9. (Photo of Sam and Perry) Sam Ramsey married Ave Folsom









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 1.Josie Ramsey married Oscar "Awk" McCarter son of Black Bill and Eliza Evans McCarter Parents: William "Ance" Ramsey and Elvira Whaley Ramsey




























 1. Anna Lee Ramsey married Lee Huskey son of Trotter and Mary Matthews Huskey
Anna Lee Ramsey born June 1892 married Leonidas Lee Huskey son of Isaac Trotter Huskey and Mary Elizabeth Matthews.
Leonida Lee Huskey born 28 Nov. 1889 in Sevier County, Tn., died 26 Jan. 1949 in Knoxville, TN. Leonidas married first: Margaret Clevenger and secondly: Anna Lee Ramsey




















 1. Lillard "Lillie" Ramsey married Homer Bradley son of Lee and ? Sammi? McCarter Bradley Parents: William "Ance" Ramsey and Elvira Whaley Ramsey
Children of Lillie and Homer Bradley
1.Ada Faye Ramsey married Ardell Williamson
2.Irma Ramsey married Everett Ball
3.Charles Ramsey married 1.? 2.Ruth Clark 3. Dorothy Sutton




















 1. Alice Ramsey married Dewey Huskey son of Steve and Mary Lindsay Huskey Parents: William "Ance" Ramsey and Elvira Whaley Ramsey

Children of Alice and Dewey Huskey

1. Beatrice Ramsey married Lee Maples

2. Pearl Ramsey married Hubert Eledge?

3. Vern Ramsey