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Maria Octavia Berry Ragsdale
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1832
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1919
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Daughter of William R. Berry (b Elbert Co., GA) & Maria O. Berry (b Richmond, VA). Note: unknown if Berry is mother's maiden name (taken exactly from Death Certificate). I have also seen her listed as "...daughter of James W. and M. Vaiden Berry, of Richmond, VA..."

Married Dr. George Wesley Ragsdale, Jan 20, 1853 in Grenada, Yalobusha Co., MS.

Known children:
George Isbel (m1 Hattie Bell Melton & m2 Effie B. Foster)
Lewella L. (m Samuel Adams)
Mary J. (m1 William N. Pass & m2 James Longstreet)
Julia M. (m Altus Judson Hansard)
Lewis J.
William A. (m Mollie Wright)
Catherine A. "Kate" (m Louis Branum)

Widow, dying on her 87th birthday of arterio sclerosis. Residence: 4561 Kennington, St. Louis, MO. Death Certificate # 31844, informant: Mrs. Ella R. Berry, St. Louis, MO. 
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  George Wesley Ragsdale (1829 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Buried October 27, 1919.
Hazlehurst Cemetery
Copiah County
Mississippi, USA
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Originally Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Apr 08, 2011
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Maria Octavia <i>Berry</i> Ragsdale
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♥ ⓁⓄⓋⒺ ♥ Happy Anniversary to George & Maria,
- Arleta ♥
 Added: Jan. 20, 2015

- Arleta ♥
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