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Helen B Arthur Ragsdale
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1887
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1972
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

My cousin's third wife.

Daughter of William Henry Arthur & Minna Summers; granddaughter of James & Mary Jane (Reed) Arthur and Aldo & Matilda (Braun) Summers.

1900 City of St. Louis, MO census:
William H. (head) Jan 1854 46 b IL,
m 20 years, Ghy Mnfr.
Minna S. (wife) Oct 1859 40 b IL,
m 20 years, 3 children / 3 living
James S. (son) Aug 1881 18 b IL
Vera S. (dau) Sep 1884 15 b IL
Helen B. (dau) Jan 1887 13 b IL

1910 City of St. Louis, MO census (index):
William H. (head) 56 b IL
Mina S. (wife) 50 b IL
Daughters: Vera S. 23 & Helen B. 21.

1920 City of St. Louis, MO census (index):
William H. (head) 68 b IL
Mina S. (wife) 55 b IL
Daughters: Vera S. 28 & Helen B. 26.

Married Charles Reed Ragsdale.

1930 City of St. Louis, MO census (index):
Charles R. Ragsdale (head) 47 b TN
Helen A. Ragsdale (wife) 43 b IL
William H. Arthur (father-in-law) 78 b IL
Minna S. Arthur (mother-in-law) 71 b IL
Vera S. Arthur (sister-in-law) 45 b IL

1940 Clemens Avenue, City of St. Louis, MO census: Vera S. Arthur (head) 55 b IL,
Single, Music teacher
Minna Arthur (mother) 82 b IL, Widow
Charles R. Ragsdale (bro-in-law) 57 b TN,
Salesman for Soda Fountain Distributor
Helen A. Ragsdale (sistr) 53 b IL

Widow, 85 years, 7 months, 30 days.

Many thanks to Connie Nisinger for stone photos. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Henry Arthur (1852 - 1934)
  Minna Sommer Arthur (1857 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Reed Ragsdale (1883 - 1942)*
 
 Sibling:
  Vera Sommer Arthur (1884 - 1970)*
  Helen B Arthur Ragsdale (1887 - 1972)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Buried September 27, 1972.
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Lot 6261, Block 221
 
Created by: Arleta💕
Record added: Apr 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67898534
Helen B <i>Arthur</i> Ragsdale
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Helen B <i>Arthur</i> Ragsdale
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Helen B <i>Arthur</i> Ragsdale
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
 
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