Mary Ann Ratcliff

Female11 November 1835–5 July 1913

Brief Life History of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Ratcliff was born on 11 November 1835, in Ross, Ohio, United States, her father, John Ward Ratcliff, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Ratcliff, was 20. She married John Morris Eagon on 2 February 1854, in Polk, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Benton Township, Polk, Missouri, United States for about 20 years and Benton, Missouri, United States in 1910. She died on 5 July 1913, in Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Reed Cemetery, South Benton Township, Polk, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Morris Eagon
Mary Ann Ratcliff
Marriage: 2 February 1854
William Andrew Eagon
John L Eagon
Jessee Eagon
Rachel Elizabeth Eagan
Melissa Eagon
Jasper V Eagan
Mary Belle Eagan

Sources (15)

  • Mary A Edgon in household of John A Edgon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Ratcliff in entry for John Eagon, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Ratcliff in entry for Mary Belle Stewart, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 February 1854Polk, Missouri, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 1

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


    Age 8

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1859 · Big Ben

    Age 24

    Big Ben is the name of the bell that is inside the clock tower. It is one of the most famous landmarks in London. The famous ringing from Big Ben is the result of it cracking four months after opening.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Ratliff .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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