James Ragan1834 – Abt1865 married Elizabeth Tennyson (daughter of William B. Tennyson and Sarah?) was born January 2, 1836 and died February 24, 1916. She was the second wife of James Ragan , to whom she married November 5, 1854.They had four children: Margaret Ellen wife of George Fannon, Ann, wife of William Carl Henderson, John Burk married Mahala E. Daniels in 1884 and William L. married Lucy Feeler
Margaret Ellen, May 16, 1863-November 15, 1939: William Larkin 1855 - 1908: John Burke December 24, 1858 – May 11, 1939 and Ann.
After James Ragan’s death Elizabeth married William Ball and had two daughters. Rosamarried Jeff Loftis of Douglas County Missouri and Harriett married a Briscoe also of Douglas County.
Source: History of Maries Countyby Everett Marshall King and daughter Katheryn Louise Kingcopyright 1963