and Mary Edwards
Robert Ratliff b 1820 Floyd Co KY; s/o William Bigger Ratliff and Martha Patsy Thornsberry. Robert Ratliff m. 6 Oct 1839 Pike Co KY to Mary Edwards b abt 1824 KY; d/o John Edwards. Children of Robert Ratliff and Mary Edwards;
1. John W Ratliff b 26 May 1842 Pike Co KY d 27 Jun 1890 Ellington, Reynolds Co MO; buried Ellington City Cemetery, Ellington, Reynolds Co MO; m. 11 May 1865 Iron Co MO to Mary Elizabeth Mayberry b 1845 Monroe Co KY d 21 Sept 1920 Lafayette, Boulder Co CO; buried Lafayette Cemetery, Lafayette, Boulder Co CO.
2. Mary Jane Ratliff b abt 1843 KY; m. John Bowers
3. Arminta E Ratliff b abt 1845 KY
4. William B Ratliff b abt 1848 KY
5. James M Ratliff b abt 1849 KY; m. Syltanna Meade b abt 1853 Pike Co KY. James M Ratliff m. abt 1889 to Conzada Randolph b 3 Mar 1870 MO d 13 Mar 1959; buried Santhuff Cemetery, Reynolds Co MO; d/o James Randolph and Rosanna Meade.
6. Eliza Ratliff b 19 Apr 1952 Pike Co KY
7. Carroll W Ratliff (m) b abt 1854; m. Lucinda Unknown
1850 Pike Co KY Census
28 177 177 Ratliff, Robt 30 M Farmer 500 KY X
29 177 177 Ratliff Mary 26 F KY X
30 177 177 Ratliff John A 9 M KY
31 177 177 Ratliff Mary J 7 F KY
32 177 177 Ratliff Arminta E 5 F KY
33 177 177 Ratliff Wm B 2 M KY
34 177 177 Ratliff James M 5/12 M KY
Marriage Bond, Pike County, Kentucky, October 6, 1839, to Mary Edwards. File No. 609 License issued October 5, 1839 by John D. Mims, clerk for marriage of Robert Ratliff and Mary Edwards, with oral consent of William Ratliff, parent of said Robert Ratliff, and necessary certificate from John Edwards, Parent of the said Mary Edwards. Bond by Robert Ratliff and William Ratliff Sr; signed by Robert Ratliff and William Ratliff. Letter of consent, dated October 3, 1839, to marriage of "my daughter Mary Edwards" and Robert Ratliff; signed by John Edwards and witnessed by Elijah Smallwood. Married October 6, 1839 by Thos. Price J.P.