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 Robert Lee Ragsdale

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Robert Lee Ragsdale

  • Birth 20 Dec 1871 Bradford, Gibson County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 21 Jun 1951 Marston, New Madrid County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Howardville, New Madrid County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 52765392

Son of Pleasant M. Ragsdale & Sarah Francis Burch; and believed to be the grandson of Elgathan & Elizabeth (Petty) Ragsdale and Claiborne & Martha Letha (Blalock) Burch.

Married Birdie Rose Lee (name from Death Certificate), about 1896.

1900 Lafont, New Madrid Co., MO census:
Laura Holdaway (head) Jun 1853 46 b KY,
Widow, Farmer, 6 children / 3 living
Henry Holdaway (son) Jan 1877 23 b MO,
Single, Farm Laborer
Annie B. (dau) Sep 1889 10 b MO
Robert Ragsdale (son-in-law) Dec 1871,
28 b TN, m 4 years, Farm Laborer
Birdie (dau) Jan 1881 19 b MO,
m 4 years, 2 children / 1 living
Connie E. (grandau) Dec 1899 5 mo b MO

1910 La Font, New Madrid Co., MO census (index): Robert (head) 38 b TN
Birdie (wife) 28 b MO
Children: Cornie E. 11, Goah C. 7, Earl 1.

1920 New Madrid Co., MO census (index):
Robert L. (head) 48 b TN
Berties (wife) 39 b MO
Children: Connie 20, Goal 17, Clifton 11, Norvil 8.

1930 Marston, New Madrid Co., MO census (index): Robert L. (head) 57 b MO
Birdie (wife) 48 b MO
Children: Norvell 18, William 9.

Retired Barber Owner, 79 years 6 months 1 day, died of Cerebral Hemorrhage, due to Hypertension. Death Certificate # 20836, informant: Norvel Ragsdale, Marston, New Madrid Co., MO.


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Gravesite Details Buried June 23, 1951.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Arleta
  • Added: 24 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52765392
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Lee Ragsdale (20 Dec 1871–21 Jun 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52765392, citing Mounds Park Cemetery, Howardville, New Madrid County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .