Nell Blanch Ratliff

18 November 1887–10 June 1969 (Age 81)
Neosho, Newton, Missouri, United States

The Life of Nell Blanch

When Nell Blanch Ratliff was born on 18 November 1887, in Neosho, Newton, Missouri, United States, her father, Milton Sexton Ratliff, was 28 and her mother, Mary Rebecca McCully, was 24. She married Walter Scott Clason on 9 June 1914, in Colton, San Bernardino, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Temescal, Riverside, California, United States in 1930 and Temescal Judicial Township, Riverside, California, United States in 1940. She died on 10 June 1969, in Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Walter Scott Clason
Nell Blanch Ratliff
Marriage: 9 June 1914
Stuart Edwin Clayson
Barbara Jean Clayson

Spouse and Children

9 June 1914
Colton, San Bernardino, California, United States


    Stuart Edwin Clayson


    Barbara Jean Clayson


Parents and Siblings





    Eva Irene Ratliff


    Paul Francis Ratliff


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 4

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ratcliff .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nell B Clayson in household of Walter S Clayson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nell B Clayson in household of Walter S Clayson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nell B Clayson in household of Walter S Clayson, "United States Census, 1920"

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