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Ritter, Joseph
Posted by: Rob Oxier (ID *****9055) Date: September 28, 2003 at 00:59:14
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Looking for information about Joseph RITTER (b. 1843 E.VA d. 1916) who first married a Rachel and later married Mary FOX d/o Peter FOX and Sarah WHITE. Both Marriages in Greene Co.
I would like to know if there is anyone researching this family. I am trying to find out parentage/sibling info for Joseph, and who Rachel was.

Joseph lived (or was just recruited) in Centre Co., PA at time of Civil War he volunteered and mustered out at Milesburg Centre Co in the 148th Regiment Company B - Recruited by Captain James F. Weaver in Centre County.

Ritter,Joseph F. Pvt. Sep. 01, 62 Transferred to V.R.C., (Volunteer Reserve Corps?)Apr, 20, 1864
also was transferred to the 191st.

1870 Whitely Twp, Greene Co., PA
Joseph age 26 VA
Rachel L. 21 PA
Anna R age 2 PA

They were in the 1880 census as:
Perry Twp, Greene Co, Pennsylvania
Joseph RITTER Self M Male W 37 VA Farming VA VA
Mary RITTER Wife M Female W 27 PA Keeping House PA PA
Annie RITTER Dau S Female W 12 PA VA PA
Lucinda RITTER Dau S Female W 4 PA VA PA
Sarah RITTER Dau S Female W 2 PA VA PA
Henry RITTER Son S Male W 3M PA VA PA

"Annie" Anna Rosalee Ritter married Solomon Daily JOHN
Lucinda married John FOX
Sarah married James CANNON
Henry married Della LEMLEY
Other children born after 1880 were:
Elsey married Norman David AMMONS
Dora married James LEWELLEN
and Mary Louise married John Brown MAXON

Any info would be greatly appreciated.
Please email to
Thank you,
Rob Oxier

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