|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1908|
|Death: ||Sep. 23, 1960|
Son of Hiram Cornelius Frank Ragsdill (1880-1936) & Martha Rena ?Lena? (maiden name unknown). Believe Hiram Cornelius Frank Ragsdill to be the grandson of George W. Ragsdill & Texana Dodd and named for her daddy, Hiram Cornelius Franklin Dodd. Note G. W. Ragsdale married Texana Dodd on January 17, 1878 in Red River Co., TX; their daughter Josephine Harbison.
Unknown when name was changed from Ragsdale to Ragsdill as Ragsdale was still used during the 1900 census listing.
1910 Stephens Co., TX census (index):
Frank (head) 29 b TX
Rena (wife) 33 b TX
Sons: Luther 4 & Leo 2.
Cherry stepchildren: Daniel 17 & Margie 10.
1920 Wichita Co., TX census (index):
Frank (head) 39 b TX
Reena (wife) 42 b TX
Sons: Leo John 12 & Dick 2y5m.
Married Elizabeth Miller.
1940 Big Spring, Howard Co., TX census:
John L. (head) 32 b TX, Barber shop
Elizabeth (wife) 27 b OK
Von Lee (son) 0 b TX
Barber, divorced, 52 years old, died of acute coronary occlusion. Address: 4505 Fannin Street, Houston, Harris Co., TX. Death Certificate # 60326, informant: Von L. Ragsdill.
Note: Buried September 26, 1960 in South Park Cemetery, Houston, TX.
South Park Cemetery
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Record added: Jun 05, 2011
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