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John Lewis Ragsdale, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1840
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1914
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Son of Stephen Ragsdale & Unknown mother; believed to be the grandson of Lewis & Sarah (Isbell) Ragsdale.

Married Martha Q. Pope, about 1870.

1880 Dist 9, Williamson Co., TN census (index):
John L. (head) 40 b TN
Martha (wife) 26 b TN
Mattie L. (dau) 7 b TN
Minnie (dau) 5 b TN

1900 Nashville, Davidson Co., TN:
John L. (head) Jan 1840 60 b TN,
m 30 years, Marketer
Martha I. (wife) Jul 1853 46 b TN,
m 30 years, 5 children / 4 living
John L. (son) Apr 1884 16 b TN, grocery salesman
William F. (son) Jun 1888 11 b TN
Everett (son) Sep 1892 7 b TN

1910 Nashville, Davidson Co., TN (index):
John L. (head) 70 b TN
Martha Q. (wife) 56 b TN
William T. (son) 21 b TN
Lizzie L. Underwood (unk) 45 b TN, Widow
Claud S. Underwood (unk) 17 b TN

Market wagon, 74 years, 1 month, 23 days, died of Bronchial pneumonia. Death Certificate # 91, informant: J. L. Ragsdale, 1000 Woodland Street, Nashville, Davidson Co., TN. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Martha Q Pope Ragsdale (1853 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Mattie O. Ragsdale (1872 - 1888)*
  Minnie Susan Ragsdale (1875 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
FATHER
 
Note: Buried March 22, 1914.
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Mar 23, 2011
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