|Birth: ||May 14, 1870|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 1952|
Joseph A RIDGEWAY was one of eleven children of Alfred RIDGEWAY and Monica STREITENBERGER. Birth record shows DOB as May 13, 1870 and recorded name as Joseph A RIDGEWAY. However, Death Record shows DOB as May 14, 1870 and name as Joseph Albert RIDGEWAY. It appears that Joseph's middle name was actually ALOYSIUS.
Ohio Marriage Records show that Joseph A RIDGEWAY married Julia M HOEFLER (who was born abt 1880 in Bowersville, Ohio) in November 1902. The marriage was in Greene County, Ohio. Julia's parents were recorded as Jos. HOEFLER and Maggie VIEWSACK (actually BIERSACK).
Kindly provided by J. RIDGEWAY: 2 other children are recorded from the marriage: Rose RIDGEWAY BURTON (1909-1990)and Joseph RIDGEWAY (1911-1984). These are still being researched for additional information.
In the 1920 Census Record, the following are recorded in the household of Joseph A (age 47 b OH) and Julia M (age 39 b OH) RIDGEWAY living in Columbus, Franklin County, OHIO: Margaret M RIDGEWAY, dau age 14 b PA; Rose G RIDGEWAY, dau age 12 b OH; Joseph V RIDGEWAY, son age 8 b OH.
In the 1940 Census Record, the following are recorded in the household of Joseph A (age 69) and Julia M (age 60) RIDGEWAY: Rose E RIDGEWAY, dau age 32 b OH; Margaret Gelpi, dau age 35 b PA; Audry, grandson age 9 b OH; Carolyn A, grand-daughter age 5 b OH; Joseph A RIDGEWAY, son age 29 b OH.
Alfred Ridgeway (1826 - 1898)
Monica Barbara Streitenberger Ridgeway (1830 - 1913)
Julia M Hoefler Ridgeway (1880 - 1953)*
Baby Ridgeway (1904 - 1904)*
Margaret R Ridgeway Gelpi (1905 - 1993)*
Rose Ridgeway Burton (1907 - 1990)*
Joseph A Ridgeway (1911 - 1984)*
John A Ridgway (1848 - 1876)*
George J Ridgeway (1850 - 1930)*
Mary Jane Ridgeway Moats (1853 - 1932)*
Elizabeth Ellen Ridgeway Flanigan (1858 - 1937)*
Hannah A Ridgeway Westfall (1861 - 1943)*
Adam Ridgeway (1863 - 1946)*
Rosetta M. E. Ridgeway Zander (1865 - 1959)*
Joseph A Ridgeway (1870 - 1952)
Lucille Ridgeway Teichert (1871 - 1966)*
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Plot: Section: St. Agnes, Lot 241
Created by: Pat Flanigan Jordan
Record added: May 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90165517