Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ragsdales in:
 • Westview Cemetery
 • Atlanta
 • Fulton County
 • Georgia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Isaac Newton "Uncle Ike" Ragsdale
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 25, 1859
Paulding County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1937
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Son of Sanders Walker Ragsdale & Sarah Haygood.

Married Mary E. Huff, October 9, 1882 in Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA.

Known children:
1. Redona Effie b Jun 1884 (m Benjamin Calhoun Upshaw)

2. Lucille K. b Aug 1886 (m Roy Connie Upchurch)

3. Clifford Newton b May 1890 (m Raiford Moncrief)

4. Natalie "Mattie" b Aug 1892 (m John Beverly Suttles & Allen Ham Eidson)

5. Mary H. b May 1898 (m Joseph E. Brown & Matt G. Perkins)

6. Mildred Haygood b Aug 1899 (m Thomas E. Camp & Ed Homan)

Note: Ref: Mrs. Blake Ragsdale VanLeer "...both buried Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga."

ibid, Ragsdale Family in England and America, (Compiled & 1975 by June Hart Wester), p 104, "After serving as a member of the Board of Alderman and also of the Fulton County Commission he was overwhelmingly elected Mayor of Atlanta, and two years later in 1928 reelected without opposition. On October 11, 1927 he welcomed Charles Lindbergh to Atlanta. Chandler Field was purchased as a municipal airport, new viaducts were built, eleven new school buildings were built and 19 others enlarged during his term of office. At his first inaugural, he stated, 'it is good we do that we desire to live after us, and public service well performed is it's own eulogy.'." 
Family links: 
  Sanders Walker Ragsdale (1809 - 1896)
  Sarah Haygood Ragsdale (1813 - 1897)
  Mary E Huff Ragsdale (1861 - 1952)
  John Franklin Ragsdale (1834 - 1912)*
  William Appleton Ragsdale (1835 - 1910)*
  Ann Eveline Ragsdale Paris (1840 - 1914)*
  Sanders Berry Ragsdale (1843 - 1925)*
  Elijah Kennedy Ragsdale (1845 - 1882)*
  James K Polk Ragsdale (1847 - 1906)*
  Irena Adeline Ragsdale Griffin (1851 - 1905)**
  Thomas Jefferson Ragsdale (1853 - 1932)*
  Isaac Newton Ragsdale (1859 - 1937)
*Calculated relationship
Westview Cemetery
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Sec 5, Lot 49, Grave 9
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Jul 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55417256
Isaac Newton Uncle Ike Ragsdale
Added by: Suellen
Isaac Newton Uncle Ike Ragsdale
Added by: Scott A. Steinbrink
Isaac Newton Uncle Ike Ragsdale
Added by: Phillip Plotz, M.D.
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Georgia Girl
 Added: Nov. 26, 2013

- Arleta ♥
 Added: Oct. 10, 2013
Birthday remembrance with love...
- Bethann
 Added: Jul. 25, 2013
There are 21 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service