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Nancy Zellers Ritchison
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1816
Conococheague
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1863
Mount Morris
Ogle County
Illinois, USA

Nancy Zellers Ridenour / Ritchison, daughter of Jonas Zeller and Mrs. Susan Long. Was married twice, first to John Ridenour, and second on May 17th, 1849 Robert Ritchison. Two children: Daniel Ridenour born in Hagerstown 1836 and Margaret (Maggie)(Richardson)Williams both of Mount Morris. Listed in marriage records and death announcement at Hagerstown, Washington Co., MD. Hagerstown Free Library Robert's last name was recorded as Richardson. Nancy died after a long illness with apoplexy at her brother Daniel B. Zellers residence on Section 12 of Mt. Morris township, Ogle Co., IL. Could be the stone was made with wrong last name spelling. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonas Zeller (1769 - 1835)
  Susan Long Zeller (1770 - 1825)
 
 Children:
  Daniel Ridenour (1836 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Zeller (1797 - 1850)**
  Samuel Zeller (1798 - 1868)**
  Sarah Zeller (1800 - 1820)**
  David Zeller (1805 - 1888)**
  Mary Zeller Moats (1810 - 1843)**
  Michael Cramer Zeller (1812 - 1899)**
  Nancy Zellers Ritchison (1816 - 1863)
  Daniel Boone Zellers (1818 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: aged 47 years, 7 months, & 17 days
 
Burial:
Silver Creek Cemetery
Leaf River
Ogle County
Illinois, USA
Plot: No. #7 - Section 1 grave 4
 
Created by: David Lee Zellers
Record added: Nov 11, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5947737
Nancy <i>Zellers</i> Ritchison
Added by: David Lee Zellers
 
Nancy <i>Zellers</i> Ritchison
Added by: David Lee Zellers
 
Nancy <i>Zellers</i> Ritchison
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