Biography of John B. Ragle
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JOHN B. RAGLE, son of Antoine and Madeline (Stein) Ragle, was born September 1, 1826, in ihe village of Hilhim, province of Lorraine, France. He was in a Lance regiment of cavalry in the regular French army for seven years, serving under Louis Phillippe. the Republic, and Emperor Napoleon III. On his arrival in America, March 7, 1854, he came to Monroe, and the following April married Adele, daughter of Joseph and Frances (Chabel) Stein, who had settled in LaSalle in 1831. After living in LaSalle for nine years he returned to Monroe, where he lived till 1879, when he moved to Berlin. Of his children one boy and one girl have died, and four girls and one boy are living.

From:
History of Monroe County, Michigan
Talcott E. Wing, Editor
Munsell & Company, Publishers
New York 1890.

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