Indiana McCaslins

John RitchieAge: 69 years18561926

Name
John Ritchie
Birth July 29, 1856 39 35
Source: S2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn B. Ritchey
October 10, 1857 (Age 14 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJohn B. Ritchey
after October 10, 1857 (Age 14 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Ritchie
April 5, 1859 (Age 2 years)
Source: S2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Census 1860 (Age 3 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Ritchie
May 25, 1864 (Age 7 years)
Source: S2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Census 1865 (Age 8 years)
Census 1870 (Age 13 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Coney
September 23, 1871 (Age 15 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Coney
after September 23, 1871 (Age 15 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Doss Watson (Wasson?)
April 6, 1873 (Age 16 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Doss Watson (Wasson?)
after April 6, 1873 (Age 16 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery-tombstone states that she was 83 years and 2 months old (Find A Grave Memorial# 16237905)
Census 1875 (Age 18 years)
Death of a motherMary Jane Shelledy (Shillideay)
October 18, 1880 (Age 24 years)
Source: S2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Burial of a motherMary Jane Shelledy (Shillideay)
October 22, 1880 (Age 24 years)
Note: Ritchie Cemetery Southwest of Topeka
Marriage of a parentJohn RitchieHannah SorotView this family
October 27, 1881 (Age 25 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Ritchie
August 31, 1887 (Age 31 years)
Source: S2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Death of a brotherHale Ritchie
December 24, 1920 (Age 64 years)

Source: S2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Death July 13, 1926 (Age 69 years)

Source: S2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 16, 1838Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
18 months
elder brother
son Ritchie
Birth: July 27, 1839 22 18Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: July 27, 1839Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
11 months
elder brother
son Ritchie
Birth: June 26, 1840 22 19Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: June 26, 1840Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
11 months
elder sister
daughter Ritchie
Birth: May 30, 1841 23 20Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: May 31, 1841Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
4 months
elder sister
Theressa Jane Ritchie
Birth: October 3, 1841 24 20Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: September 26, 1845Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
4 years
elder sister
Florence Ritchie
Birth: May 20, 1845 27 24Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: May 31, 1851Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
3 years
elder brother
twin boy Ritchie
Birth: June 11, 1848 30 27Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: June 11, 1848Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
elder brother
twin boy Ritchie
Birth: June 11, 1848 30 27Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: June 11, 1848Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
13 months
elder sister
daughter Ritchie
Birth: July 19, 1849 32 28Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: July 19, 1849Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
18 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
son Ritchie
Birth: November 18, 1853 36 32Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: November 18, 1853Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
13 months
elder sister
Mary Ritchie
Birth: December 20, 1854 37 33Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas Territory
Death: October 21, 1855Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas Territory
19 months
himself
3 years
younger sister
Elizabeth Ritchie
Birth: April 5, 1859 41 37Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas Territory
Death: May 25, 1864Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas
Father’s family with Hannah Sorot - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: October 27, 1881, Johnson, Indiana

BirthS2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Birth1860 US Federal Census
Census1860 US Federal Census
Census1865 Kansas State Census
Census1870 US Federal Census
Census1875 Kansas State Census
DeathS2263
Publication: Privately published (Richardson, Texas 1984)
Shared note

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas Territory, 42-year-old Ohio-born farmer John Ritchey [Ritchie] has real estate worth $5,000. He and his 39-year-old wife Kentucky-born Mary J [Shelledey] Ritchey [sic] have in their household their children, 9-year-old Indiana-born Dale [Hale], 4-year-old Kansas-born John and 1-year-old Kansas-born Elizabeth Ritchey [Ritchie] and their hired man, 24-year-old Ohio-born Lewis Switzer.

In the 1865 Kansas State Census for Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, 48-year-old Ohio-born John Ritchie's occupation is recorded as Colonel, 2nd Iowa Regiment. He and his 43-year-old Kentucky-born wife Mary J [Shelledy] Ritchie have in their household their sons, 14-year-old Indiana-born Hale and 9-year-old Kansas-born John. Hale and John have attended school in the past year.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, 52-year-old Ohio-born John Ritchie owns $50,000 worth of real estate and $5,000 worth of personal property. His wife, 49-year-old Kentucky-born housewife Mary J [Shelledy] Ritchie own $1,200 worth of real estate. They have in their household their sons, 19-year-old Indiana-born Hale and 14-year-old Kansas-born John, both of whom own $200 worth of personal property. Also in this household are 32-year-old New York-born Mary Williams and her 12-year-old New-York-born son, Richard whose relationship to the Ritchies is unknown. Hale and John have attended school in the past year, but Richard is not recorded as doing so.

In the 1875 Kansas State Census for Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, 57-year-old Ohio-born farmer J [John] Ritchie owns $2000 worth of real estate. He and his 54-year-old Kentucky-born housewife wife M J [Mary Jane Shelledy] Ritchie have in their household their Indiana-born [sic] farmer sons, 24-year-old H [Hale] and 18-year-old J [John], neither of whom have attended school in the past year. The family came to Kansas from Indiana.