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Michael Ragsdale Michael Ragsdale
Full Name: Michael Jackson Ragsdale
Date of birth: December 24, 1830
Date of death: September 17, 1896

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1)   Democrat Coffeeville / Upshur   Camp, Upshur

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Photo and biographical sketch. Birth date 12/24/1830; death date 9/17/1896. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned, p. 104. Captain Michael J. Ragsdale of 43rd Georgia Infantry CSA, interment in New Coffeeville Cemetery. A History of Upshur County, Texas, 1966.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Michael Ragsdale, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Insurance and Statistics  
    Private Land Claims  

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