Ella Pearl Ratliff

17 August 1874–16 April 1943 (Age 68)
Lookout, Pike, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Ella Pearl

When Ella Pearl Ratliff was born on 17 August 1874, in Lookout, Pike, Kentucky, United States, her father, Harrison Ratliff, was 36 and her mother, Louisa Jane Coleman, was 36. She married William M Childers on 19 December 1888, in Pike, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 3, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Hellier, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1910. She died on 16 April 1943, in Lookout, Pike, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

William M Childers
Ella Pearl Ratliff
Marriage: 19 December 1888
Alvin P. Childers
Alpha Childers
Verna Childers

Spouse and Children

19 December 1888
Pike, Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Harrison Ratliff


    Louisa Jane Coleman




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1877: Pike, Kentucky, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ratcliff .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ella Childess in household of Willam Childess, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ella P Childers in household of W M Childers, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ellen Ratliffe in household of Harrison Ratliffe, "United States Census, 1880"

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