|The Ratliff's came from Virginia and moved to Port Williams Kansas around the Atchinson area in the 1850's.Rueben Ratliff born 1806 died 1873 in Fayetteville Arkansas, married March 28 1837 in Tazewelle County Virginia, to Sarah Johnson born in Virginia died in Atchinson County Kansas in 1879. Children Mary Elizabeth Ratliff born 1845, Lucinda Ratliff born 1846, Silas Oscar Ratliff born Sept 25 1849, James R. Ratliff born April 29 1858, Peter Ratliff born April 1863. All these Ratliff were from the Atchinson Kansas area.My Great Great Grandfather was James R. Ratliff which married Betty Elizabeth Hollingsworth born in Walnut Grove Kansas on March 28 1867. James R. and Betty (Lizzie) moved to Lexington Missouri in 189 and Betty lived here the rest of her life. My mother was a Wright borned to Lester Gerald Wright born Southeast of Kirksville Missouri on January 1st 1904. Her mother was Hazel Jauntia Cosner born July 11 1903 lived in chillicothe Missouri. Hazel's dad was Henry Ward Beecher Cosner, and her mother was Anna Mae Eggert. |
I am looking for relations and information.I am a 45 year old married man, with 2 children and 2 grandsons :)Would like to know you and yours.Thank you for any correspondence.
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