J.H. Ratcliff


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J.H. Ratcliff

An 1899 photo of J.H. Ratcliff. J.H. Ratcliff came to settle East Texas around 1875 in what is now Davy Crockett National Forest. Ratcliff built a sawmill around 1885 and later sold it to the Central Coal and Coke Company. J.H. was postmaster for the Ratcliff post office in 1889 and a Democratic member of the 26th Texas legislature in 1899.


This file appears in: Davy Crockett National Forest