Gordon Ramsay

2012 Teen Choice Awards - Arrivals

Ramsay in 2012, photo by Prphotos.com

Birth Name: Gordon James Ramsay

Place of Birth: Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland

Date of Birth: 8 November, 1966

Ethnicity: Scottish, some Irish

Gordon Ramsay is a British celebrity chef, restaurateur, and television personality. He is of Scottish, and at least part Irish, ancestry. Gordon is married to English cooking author and television personality Tana Ramsay, with whom he has five children.

Gordon is the son of Helen (Cosgrove) and Gordon Ramsay. Gordon’s paternal great-grandparents were James Watson Ramsay and Jeanie Beaton Parker. His paternal great-great-grandfather, James Ramsay, was born in Ireland.

Sources: Genealogy of Gordon Ramsay – http://www.geni.com

Information about Gordon’s paternal great-grandparents, James Watson Ramsay and Jeanie Beaton Parker – http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk

Genealogy of Gordon’s paternal great-grandfather, James Watson Ramsay – https://familysearch.org

Genealogy of Gordon’s paternal great-grandmother, Jeanie Beaton Parker – https://familysearch.org

2 Responses

  1. JackB says:

    His mother is Scottish but she has an Irish surname, so that is Irish on both sides by the looks of it.

  2. andrew says:

    I thought to add him

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