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RATCLIFF, TEXAS (San Augustine County). Ratcliff is on State Highway 21 ten miles west of San Augustine in northwestern San Augustine County. In 1904 Ratcliff had a school for thirty-six white pupils and one teacher and another for forty-three black pupils and one teacher. In 1940 the community had a school and scattered dwellings. By the 1980s Ratcliff consisted of a number of dwellings and a church.

Mark Odintz


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Mark Odintz, "RATCLIFF, TX (SAN AUGUSTINE COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 28, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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