- Raymond Clarence Ridgell (20 KB)
Photo of Clarence during his service in World War I. Son of Gossett Adrian Ridgell.
- Herbert M. & Tennie Martha House Ridgell (40 KB)
Herbert Malachi Ridgell and wife Tennie Martha House of Arkansas. Provided by Ijuana Joy Brown.
- Una Jane Freeman Ridgell (86 KB)
Una Jane Freeman Ridgell, wife of George Verna Ridgell of Tennessee. -photo provided by Dianne Wray Dance
- Helen Ridgell, born 1916 Missouri (68 KB)
Helen Ridgell, daughter of Louie Everett & Margaret Murphy Ridgell of Missouri, descendant of John Cottingham Ridgell, Joel Ridgell Sr.
- Susannah Caroline Jones Ursery Ridgell (40 KB)
Top :Alvin Waller Adams, Susannah Caroline Jones Ursery Ridgell, Fannie Lee Evelyn Ridgell. Provided by Ijuana Joy Brown.
bottom : Katie Marie Ridgell; Bertie Aline Ridgell; Elsie Mae Ridgell.
- Anna Lee Ridgell of Missouri (66 KB)
Anna Lee Ridgell, daughter of Louie Everett & Margaret Murphy Ridgell of Missouri, descendant of John Cottingham Ridgell, Joel Ridgell Sr.
- Raymond Penn "Penny" Ridgell at age 5 (63 KB)
Raymond Penn Ridgell, age 5, son of Raymond Clarence Ridgell and Lessie Logenia Garraway Ridgell.
- Amanda Blanche Ridgell Nichols (111 KB)
Amanda Blanche Ridgell Nichols and child, wife of Sam Houston Nichols, daughter of Gossett Adrian and Mary Frances Cotton Ridgell.
- Richard Richmond Ridgell (91 KB)
Richard Richmond Ridgell & wife 3rd wife Bonnie Bell Shippee. (Son of Gossett Adrian Ridgell)
- Mary Margaret Ridgell of Missouri (64 KB)
Mary Margaret Ridgell, daughter of Louie Everett & Margaret Murphy Ridgell of Missouri, descendant of John Cottingham Ridgell, Joel Ridgell Sr.
- Ridgel Fountain Citians-- Tennessee (75 KB)
Leroy Ridgel, Ancil Ridgel, Ernest Ridgel, Orrin Ridgell--Country Band Ridgel Fountain Citians
- Cecil Richard Ridgell (11 KB)
Cecil R. Ridgell in photo running for County Commisioner District No. 3, 52 years of age.
- Ada Bowling /Bowlin Ridgell, Oklahoma (346 KB)
Wife of Levi Lee Ridgell of Texas and Oklahoma,
born December 19, 1959
- Gossett Adrian Ridgell as a child, about 1877 (48 KB)
Gossett Adrian Ridgell, son of Dr. George W. Ridgell and Lucy Ridgell Ridgell, first cousins
- Dr. George W. Ridgell 1859 New Orleans, (88 KB)
Taken in New Orleans; by S.Moses & Son No.46 Camp Street, Corner of Geavier. Samuel Wolfgang Moses, and son Edward R.,had a photo studio in New Orleans on Camp street from 1851 to 1861. Geroge W. Ridgell graduated The Ohio School of Medicine in March 1859, and he buys a book of pharmacy in New Orleans in October 1859. George is next found in Ouachita County Arkansas 1860 census as a phycician This photo was owned by Raymond Clarence Ridgell, grandson of George.
- Angie Bob Ridgell, born 1914, Oklahoma (160 KB)
Angie Bob Ridgell Thomas, daughter of Jim Ridgell and Joanna Cooper Ridgell of Oklahoma
- Levica Payne Craig of Kentucky (13 KB)
Levica Payne Craig was daughter of James Payne and Harriet Ridgell of Kentucky. She was wife of William Samuel Craig, Union Veteran Civil War.
- Daniel Carlile Ridgill in Indiana (94 KB)
Daniel Carlile Ridgill , son of Theodore S. A. Ridgill of South Carolina,Alabama, and Indiana. Contributed from Gail Pracht.
- Ada B., Edith,and Angie B. Ridgell, Oklahoma (308 KB)
Ada Bernice Ridgell, Mamie Edith Ridgell, and Angie Bob Ridgell daughters of Jim Ridgell and Joanna Cooper Ridgell of Oklahoma
- Andrew Robert Ridgell Family 1890's Arkansas (80 KB)
Left to right: Back Row: Herbert Malachi "Herb" Ridgell, Andrew Sweeney "Freeman" Ridgell, "Haston" Thomas McCoy Ursery, "Walter" Gordon Ridgell. Bottom row: Left to right: Hilde Pearl "Hilda" Ridgell, Susanna "Carolina" Jones Ursery Ridgell, Andrea "Bertie" Ridgell Adams, Andrew Robert "A. R." Ridgell, Isiah James Alexander "Bud" Ursery. Photo from Arkansas
- Thomas A. & Eulie Tennyson Ridgell of Maryland (49 KB)
Thomas Abel Ridgell, born 1875, and wife Mary Eulalia "Miz Eulie" Tennyson, born 1878, of Scotland Maryland.
- Andrea Bertie Ridgell 1881 Arkansas (32 KB)
Andrea Bertie Ridgell, daughter of Andrew Robert Ridgell and Susanna Caroline Jones. picture from 1881-provided by Ijuana Joy Shaver.
- Amanda Blanche Ridgell Nichols (125 KB)
Amanda Blanche Ridgell Nichols,daughter of Gossett Adrian Ridgell.
- Emma Jane Ridgill & Family Members (90 KB)
Emma Jane Ridgill Sheridan and family members, Mary Jane, Bill, Emma, Sonny Reed, Effie May. Contributed by Gail Pracht.
- Dean Ridgell & Velma Wakely Ridgell- Oklahoma (97 KB)
Dean Ridgell and wife Velma Wakeley Ridgell, Dean is son of Levi Ridgell and Ada Bowlin
- Ridgell Kidz about 1929 (50 KB)
Left to Right: Raymond Penn Ridgell, Muriel Logenia Ridgell, Maurice Francis Ridgell and Stella Mae Garraway,cousin.
- Emma Faye Ridgell 1928, Big Spring, Texas (114 KB)
Emma Faye Ridgell in Big Spring, Texas, 1928, age 5. Daughter of Richard Richmond Ridgell & Bessie Lee Hughes.
- Ridgell Kidz circa 1928 (44 KB)
Left to right: Stella Mae Garraway, Raymond Penn Ridgell, and Maurice Francis Ridgell circa 1928.
- James (Jim) Ridgell- Oklahoma (246 KB)
James "Jim" Ridgell, Jim is son of Levi Ridgell and Ada Bowlin
- Joel McFall Ridgell & Margaret Nowell Clement (83 KB)
Joel McFall Ridgell and wife Margaret "Maggie" Nowell Clement Ridgell of Batesburg, South Carolina. Joel is son of Edgar Clifton Ridgell.
- Texas Historical Marker with Dr. G.W. Ridgell (90 KB)
Texas Historical Marker with mention of Dr.G.W.Ridgell, Oakland Cemetery, Terrell, Texas.
- Hilde Pearl "Hilda" Ridgell Barham b.1875 Ark. (126 KB)
Hilde Pearl "Hilda" Ridgell Barham b.1875 Boughton, Arkansas, daughter of Andrew Robert Ridgell and Susanna Carolina Jones Ursery Ridgell. Wife of Charles Barton Barham. Photo provided by Lavonna Hitz.
- Edgar Clements Ridgell Drug Store Batesburg, S.C. (48 KB)
Edgar Clement Ridgell owned and operated Ridgell Drug Company wilh his brother Nowell until his death on October 18, 1976.
- Gossett Adrian Ridgell circa 1920 (82 KB)
Gossett Adrian Ridgell, circa 1920, great-grandson of Joel Ridgell Sr. of South Carolina.
- James Lee & Ada Bernice Ridgell- Oklahoma (180 KB)
James Lee & Ada Bernice Ridgell, Jim and Ada are children of James Ridgell and Joanna Cooper Ridgell of Oklahoma
- Sarah Velila "Lulla" Rigell Childs (55 KB)
Sarah Velila "Lulla" Rigell, born October 31, 1874, daughter of Sion Rigell and Elizabeth Davis, wife of Manuel S. Childs. Provided by David West.
- Rufus Wesley Ridgdill born about 1850 Georgia (31 KB)
Rufus Wesley Ridgdill of Georgia and Florida, son of John Wesley Ridgdill and Sarah Fletcher Ridgdill
- Richard W. Ridgell & Family from Ky. & Mo. (137 KB)
Edward Ridgell Aubrey Ford (according to my father, a cousin of the Ford brothers who shot Jesse James) Florence Ridgell Ford (tore up the family Bible to keep Aubrey from finding out her age) Nina Ridgell James Ridgell William S. Ridgell (my grandfather) Sitting, from left to right: not sure who this lady is Richard Ridgell Mary Ballard Ridgell Will Ridgell's first wife (not my grandmother)-- from Reilly Ridgell
Richard W. Ridgell was a captain in U.S. Army during CIvil War.
- Linton L. and Lois Bishop Ridgdill of Georgia (87 KB)
Linton Lionel Ridgdill and wife Lois Inez Bishop Ridgdill of Georgia
- Susanna "Caroline" Jones Ursery Ridgell 1928 (58 KB)
Susanna "Caroline" Jones Ursery Ridgell (Grandma Ridgell) is in the middle and all of these children are her grandchildren. The ones that I will not identify are Flaterys. The ones that I can identify are: Back row: Left to right: third child is "Bertie" Aline Ridgell Brown(mama), next to mama is:"Elsie" Mae Ridgell Elmore, 6th child from left is: Fannie Lee "Evelyn Ridgell Hooks. Middle row: Grandma Ridgell in the middle, Grandma is holding Joel Wesley "Joe" Ridgell and her arm is around Herbert Andrew "Dick" Ridgell and the little girl next to Grandma is "Katie" Marie Ridgell Pittman. This picture was taken at Uncle Bud Urserys home.
- Mrs. Mollie Gay Bailey Ridgell, Texas (79 KB)
Mollie Gay Bailey, wife of Justice Thomas Bunyan Ridgell, Associate of the Texas Supreme Court.
- Clarence "Buzzy" & Jean Raley Ridgell--Maryland (131 KB)
Clarence Hugh "Buzzy" Ridgell of St. Mary's Co. Maryland, and wife Eugenia "Jean" Raley Ridgell
- Annie Lee Ridgell circa 1896 (16 KB)
Annie Lee Ridgell, daughter of Levi "Les" Ridgell, wife of Lewis H. Ferguson, about 15 years old. Provided by descendant Diane Gann.
- Ellouita Rudd Ridgell circa 1943 (17 KB)
1st wife of Raymond Penn Ridgell.
- Zee, Vollie, & Luna Ridgell of Arkansas 1905-6 (84 KB)
This picture was taken in Bureau Community, Hamburg, AR., around 1905 or 1906. The old house place is still there, but not the house. Volley's store was next to the house and a School. Left to Right: Zee Ridgell 7-10-1886-10-15-1908, MIDDLE: James Valentine "Volley" Ridgell. 12-22-1863-5-24-1942/ RIGHT: Luna Ridgell Locke/ 11-10-1888-10-19-1910. Luna was 6 months old when her mother died. Their mother Anna A. Beavers Ridgell died at the age of 23 with T. B. They all three are buried beside each other. provided by Ijuana Joy Shaver from Johnnie Ridgell Gardner.
- Senator Edgar C. & Ella McFall Ridgell of S.C. (60 KB)
Senator Edgar Clifton Ridgell and wife Ella Martha McFall Ridgell, of Batesburg, South Carolina.
- Clarence "Buzzy" Ridgell & Children-Maryland (114 KB)
Clarence Hugh "Buzzy" Ridgell of St. Mary's Co. Maryland, and children J.Scott Ridgell and Donna J.Ridgell
- Effie Evelyn Ridgill born 1869 Indiana (72 KB)
Daughter of Daniel C. Ridgill of Indiana, wife of Jesse Moore. Contributed by Gail Pracht.
- Justice Thomas Bunyan Ridgell (11 KB)
T. B. Ridgell, Associate Justice, Eleventh District, Texas, 1925-1927
- Receipt for Lucinda Caroline Ridgell 1849 Ala. (77 KB)
Receipt for supplies for Lucinda Caroline Ridgell in 1849 Camden, Wilcox Co. Alabama. Donated by George Slaton.
- Fred Ridgell of South Carolina (122 KB)
Fred Ridgell,descendant of Joel Ridgell Jr. of Lexington Co. South Carolina
- Steven Clair Ridgell & Plane (45 KB)
Steven Clair Ridgell, now of Dallas, Texas, and his military plane , 1970's
- Emma Jane Ridgill born 1867 Indiana (110 KB)
Daughter of Daniel C. Ridgill, and wife of Orean B. Sheridan. Top Photo with Mary Jane Sheridan and Roberta Reed, Bottom Photo with Vivian Valeara Reed b.1919. Contributed by Gail Pracht.
- Unknown from family of Raymond Clarence Ridgell (95 KB)
From Unknown Collection, possibly relatives of Raymond Carence Ridgell.
- Herbert & Tennie Ridgell Family 1928 Ark. (26 KB)
Left to right: Back Row: Herbert Malachi "Herb" Ridgell, "Bertie" Aline Ridgell Brown, "Elsie" Mae Ridgell Elmore, Tennie Martha House Ridgell ( Tennie is pregnant with Joel Wesley "Joe" Ridgell. Front Row: Left to right: Fannie Lee "Evelyn" Ridgell Hooks, Herbert Andrew "Dick" Ridgell and "Katie" Marie Ridgell Pittman.
- Mary F. Cotton Ridgell, wife of Gossett Ridgell (62 KB)
Another picture of Mary Frances Cotton Ridgell Cure.
- Ray & Clay Ridgel of Missouri (99 KB)
Joseph Ray and Clay Allen Ridgel, children of Joseph Allen Ridgel & Eliza E. Salmons Ridgel of Missouri
- Columbia Boarding House (Rigells) (125 KB)
Margaret Angel Thurman Rigell, and seated on porch to her right, Charles Daniel Rigell. Contributed by Patricia Long.
- George Verna Ridgell , Wife, and Daughters (98 KB)
Left To Right : Icie Ridgell(Wray); Birdie Mae Ridgell (Harris); Unknown Girl ; Una Jane Freeman Ridgell, wife of George Verna Ridgell in Automobile Machine.
- Billy Jean Ridgell, W.W. II, Sqaudron Engineer (78 KB)
Last Man Standing in Photo, Left to Right, Billy Gene Ridgell, of Oklahoma, was an engineer for the Jolly Rogers 90th Bomb Group, 321st Squadron, on the B-24, the Golden Lady, in World War II.
- Family of George Verna Ridgell of Tennessee (54 KB)
Family of George Verna Ridgell of Tennessee. Son of Arwema J.D. Ridgell. Left to Right, Back : John Otis Ridgell; George Verna Ridgell; Una Jane Freeman Ridgell; Birdie Mae Ridgell(Harris); Vera Ridgell (Sanders); Front: Albert Verna Ridgell; Icie G. Ridgell(Wray); J.C. Ridgell. Photo about 1920's, -provided by Dianne Wray Dance.
- Dominic Theodore Ridgell of Michigan (55 KB)
Dominic Theodore Ridgell of Maryland and Michigan, son of Dominick Theodore Ridgell & Catherine Selena Wheatley of Maryland
- Jug of Joel Ridgell of Lexington Co.South Carolina (196 KB)
The Collin Rhodes Factory in the Edgefield Dist. of South Carolina was one of the more successful potteries in the South during the mid-nineteenth century. This jug was made for Joel Ridgel, a prominent farmer in Lexington County. It depicts two ladies who may represent Ridgel’s 1st wife, Rebecca Norris, and his 2nd wife,Susannah Fox.
- Richard Ridgell Inventory CharlesTown SC 1743 (341 KB)
Unknown Richard Ridgell in Charles Town area of South Carolina, an Inventory of Goods 1743.
- Catharine Ridgell Craig (75 KB)
Catharine Ridgell, daughter of John Cottingham Ridgell, wife of John T. Craig.
- Raymond Ridgell with Singing Quartet (63 KB)
They sang again after 50 years!,From left in '43 photo,above are Ed Mason, Clint McDougal, Ray Ridgell and Eldon Long, At right, Ray and Ed are standing; Eldon and Clint are seated.
- Lessie Logenia Garraway Ridgell (55 KB)
Lessie Logenia Garraway Ridgell, born in Orange, Mississippi, wife of Raymond Clarence Ridgell of Texas.
- Etiquette of the 1880's Street (490 KB)
NO ONE today would be considered a gentleman or a lady by these standards.
- Senator Edgar Clifton Ridgell of S. Carolina (69 KB)
Mr. Ridgell was born in Lexington County where the town of Batesburg is now located, November 6, 1859, a son of Joel and Susannah (Fox) Ridgell. The Ridgell family is of English origin and first settled at Charleston. Joel Ridgell spent all his life in Lexington County.
- African American Ridgel/Ridgells of Drew Co.Ark. (4504 KB)
Added 2014 account of John W. Ridgell with lists of slaves after his death. Some descendants of African American Ridgel/Ridgells who were from the Monticello Plantation of John W. Ridgell, slave owner, trader, and speculator.
- William Ridgdell of Orangeburg, South Carolina (5 KB)
Some information on William Ridgdell, Loyalist of Revolutionary War in South Carolina.
- Descendants of Johanes Ridgell of Yorkshire, Eng. (1 KB)
Some descendants of Johanes (John) Ridgell born circa 1547 Yorkshire, England.
- John and Alice Ridgdale of England (12 KB)
Mayflower passengers who died in the first year in the Colonies, and not known to have any offspring, but may be related to the Ridgdells/ Ridgells of England.
- Ridgell Murders (2 KB)
A few Ridgells who met foul play.
- John Ridgill bc.1550 Yorkshire, England (1136 KB)
Some descendants of John Ridgill born circa 1550 Yorkshire, England.
- African American Ridgels of Birmingham Alabama (213 KB)
Some of the African American Ridgels of Birmingham Alabama, beginnng with Soloman Ridgel born circa 1845, and son Juriah Ridgel, born circa 1871, both enumerated in Lowndes Co. Alabama 1880.
- Darby Sweeny-Swinney Ridgell Connections (3573 KB)
Some information on Darby Sweeny/Swinney and some descendants, and relationships to Joel Ridgell and Elizabeth Ridgell
- Nicholas Ridgell , Mariner of Middlesex, England (10 KB)
Nicholas Ridgell is the 1st known Ridgell to have been in South Carolina, as early as 1726, as a Mariner from Great Britain.
- William Ridgell / Ridgdell, Immigrant 1634 (5 KB)
Notes on Immigrant William Ridgdell / Ridgell who originated in Yorkshire, England, and some possible children he may have had.
- African American Ridgel/Ridgells of Union Co. Ark. (751 KB)
Some known descendants of Frank and Margaret Ridgell, that were probably owned by Susan Thompson Ridgell and son Richmond Richard Ridgell of Union Co. Arkansas.
- Ridgell & similar Surnames of early Virginia (5 KB)
Some similar surnames & records of early Virginia, and possible ties to early Ridgill surname origins.
- African American Ridgells of Copiah Co. Miss. 1880 (19 KB)
Some cenuses and marriages of African American Ridgells of Copiah Co. Mississippi during the 1870's and 1880's.
- Descendants of George & Martha Sampson Ridgill -SC (659 KB)
Some descendants of George Ridgill,(white) and Martha Sampson,(black), who married before 1855 in South Carolina, in area of Clarendon County.
- John Ridgdaile of Virginia 1673-1717 (1623 KB)
John Ridgdaile born about 1673 Virginia,and died 1717,and some Ridgdell/Ridgel descendants of Kentucky ,Missouri, California, Oklahoma, Germany and beyond.
- African American Ridgells of Edgefield Co. SC. (264 KB)
Some descendants of Hampton and Henry Ridgell, found in Federal censues of Edgefield Co. South Carolina and other sources.
- Early Ridgell Events (18 KB)
Some early Ridgell immigrations, transports, and voyagers, and marriages.
- John Cottingham Ridgell b.1786 SC to Kentucky (2371 KB)
John Cottingham, who was raised by Dillion Cottingham and Juliana Murphy, son of Joel Ridgell Sr. and Julia Murphy, 1786. John Cottingham changed named to John Ridgell in 1807 and moved to Kentucky, and has many descendants
- Early English Ridgells (356 KB)
Some names found in England from 1500's to 1900's that are Ridgell and similar Surnames
- Theodore Sam A. Ridgill b. 1799 of S.C./Ala./ Ind. (2112 KB)
Theodore S.A. Ridgell moved with parents to Clarke Co. Alabama, from Sumter South Carolina. As an adult, Theodore moved to Tippecanoe Indiana before 1830, and later Carroll Co.Indiana, and has many northern Ridgill descendants.
- African American Rigells of Georgia (50 KB)
These African American Rigells are probably ex-slaves from the family of William Rigell born c1810, son of Wythiel Rigell.