Updated: Mar 17, 2020
Pioneer Cowgirl, Rodeo Performer, Original Madison Square Sponsor Girl (1937-39)
Faye Marburger Ramsey was born in 1911 in Santa Anna, Texas. She loved horses and was a rodeo performer. She became one of the original Madison Square Garden Rodeo sponsor girls; girls selected by their local chamber of commerce to compete in the rodeo and represent their town.
She and her husband, Dr. M.T. Ramsey ranched for many years in Erath County. She was inducted into the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame prior to it relocating to the Fort Worth Stockyards in 2001.