|Birth: ||Aug. 8, 1834|
|Death: ||Aug. 12, 1906|
Parents: Hugh Morgan and Sarah Payne Morgan; h#1-Rev. Joseph Robert Ritter, mar. 1858, 5 children: Parthena Jane Ritter Rowland, Elizabeth A., Sarah E. "Ella" Ritter Black (b. 6 Mar. 1862 in Kansas and d. 23 Jan. 1941 in San Francisco per the California Death Index), Hattie Ellen, and John Franklin Ritter; h#2-Andrew Brown, mar. 1891.
1860 US Federal Census, Sentinel Prairie, Greene, Polk, Missouri:
Joseph Ritter, age 31, Baptist Preacher, born in Indiana;
Caroline Ritter, age 26, born in Tennessee;
Jane Ritter, age 6, born in Indiana;
Elizabeth Ritter, age 10/12, born in Missouri.
1870 US Federal Census, Jackson County, Oregon:
Joseph Ritter, age 41, occupation: Farmer, born in Indiana,
Caroline F. Ritter, age 35, born in Tennessee;
Elizabeth A. Ritter, age 10, born in Missouri;
Sarah E. Ritter, age 8, born in Kansas,;
Hattie E. Ritter, age 4, born in Oregon;
John F. Ritter, Age 1, born in Oregon.
(living next door is Joseph and Caroline Ritter's daughter Parthenia/Parthena Jane Rowland):
Daniel B. Rowland, age 27, Laborer, born in Missouri;
Parthenia Rowland, age 16, born in Indiana.
1880 US Federal Census, Ashland, Jackson, Oregon:
Joseph Ritter, age 51, Head, occupation: Gardner, born in Indiana, both parents born in North Carolina;
Caroline Ritter, age 46, Wife, born in Tennessee, both parents born in North Carolina;
Ella Ritter, age 18, daughter, occupation: Teaching school, born in Kansas, father born in Indiana, mother born in Tennessee;
Hattie Ritter, age 14, daughter, born in Oregon,
John Ritter, age 12, son, born in Oregon...
1900 US Federal Census, Slate Creek, Josephine, Oregon:
John F. Ritter, Head, born Aug. 1868, age 31, married 10 years, born in Oregon, father born in Indiana, mother born in Tennessee, occupation: Stock man;
Pattie B. Ritter, Wife, born July 1869, age 30, married 10 years, 4 children with 4 living, born in New York, father born in Scotland, mother born in Canada Eng.;
Joseph R. Ritter, Son, born May 1891, age 9, born in Oregon, father born in Oregon, mother born in New York;
Charles F. Ritter, son, born Feb. 1894, age 6, born in Oregon...
Hugh A. Ritter, son, born June 1896, age 3, born in Oregon...
Ruth A. Ritter, daughter, born July 1898, age 1, born in Oregon...
living next door to John F. Ritter's (Head) mother Caroline and his stepfather Andrew:
Andrew Brown, Head, born November 1822, age 77, married 30 years, born in Kentucky, both parents born in Kentucky, occupation: Farmer;
Caroline F. Brown, Wife, born August 1834, age 65, married 34 years, 5 children with 4 living, born in Tennessee, both parents born in North Carolina;
Benjamin F. Morgan, Brother-in-Law, born 1833, age 67, divorced, born in Tennessee, both parents born in North Carolina, occupation: farmer.
Joseph Robert Ritter (1829 - 1886)
Andrew Brown (1822 - 1908)*
Parthena Jane Ritter Spickelmier (1854 - 1876)*
Elizabeth Alzina Ritter Wimer (1859 - 1939)*
Hattie Ellen Ritter Owings (1866 - 1947)*
John Franklin Ritter (1868 - ____)*
Note: No marker.
Grants Pass Masonic Pioneer Cemetery
Created by: Pam R.
Record added: Mar 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66757640