The family of Ramsay is of old Scottish extraction. The following pages are direct citations from either one or the other of The Scots Peerage, The Complete Peerage, The Complete Baronetage, or a combination of these.

Part 1 - Early generations
Part 2 - 14th century Ramsays
Part 3 - Ramsay of Dalhousie
Part 4 - Ramsay of Dalshouise, cont'd
Part 5 - Issue of the 1st Earl of Dalhousie
Part 6 - Issue of George Ramsay, son of the 6th Earl of Dalhousie
Part 7 - Ramsays of Edmerisden, Cockpen and Wyliecleuch
Part 8 - Ramsay, Viscount Haddington and Earl of Holdernesse
Part 9 - Baronets of Whitehill
Part 10 - Baronets of Bamff
Part 11 - Baronets of Balmain and of Abbotshall
Part 12 - Baronets of Balmain, assumed