Malvina P Ragan

May 1820–after 1900 (Age 79)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Malvina P

When Malvina P Ragan was born in May 1820, in Tennessee, United States, her father, John Ragan, was 48 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Gamble, was 31. She had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Hardin Brown. She lived in Blount, Tennessee, United States in 1850 and Fristoe Township, Benton, Missouri, United States in 1870. She died after 1900, in Texas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Hardin Brown
1815–1880
Malvina P Ragan
1820–1900
William Lovett Brown
1852–1940
Henry Wilson Brown
1852–1925
Mary Magdalene Brown
1860–1952
George T Brown
1865–

Spouse and Children

children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Elizabeth Ragan

    Female1797–1881Female

    George Ragan

    Male1798–1892Male

    Richard C. Ragan

    Male1803–1855Male

    John Ragan

    Male1805–1844Male

    Ragan

    Female1805–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1821

Age 1

Missouri is the 24th state
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 15

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1844 · German Immigration to Texas

Age 24

Over 7,000 German immigrants arrived in Texas. Some of these new arrivals died in epidemics; those that survived ended up living in cities such as San Antonio, Galveston, and Houston. Other German settlers went to the Texas Hill Country and formed the western portion of the German Belt, where new towns were founded: New Braunfels and Fredericksburg.

Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Irish Regan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Melvina Brown in household of Harden Brown, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Malvina P Brown in household of Hardin Brown, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Melinda Call in household of John Ragan, "United States Census, 1850"

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