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William Wesley Rittenhouse
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Birth: May 15, 1837
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1909
Ross County
Ohio, USA

William Wesley Rittenhouse was born 15 May 1837 in Ohio, and he died 23 Jan 1909 in Ross County. He married Mercy Lumbeck on 16 Feb 1858. William served in the Civil War.

William was the son of John Smith Ritttenhouse, and Sarah (Veatch) Rittenhouse.

William had a second wife by the name of Mary, who is on his tombstone with him.

William Wesley Rittenhouse

Married: 1) Mercy Elizabeth Lunbeck b: ABT 1835 in , OH
Married: 16 Feb 1858
M.L. Wm. Wesley Rittenhouse to Mercy Elizabeth Lunbeck issued Feb. the 15th 1858

The State of Ohio Pike County SS
I do certify that on the 16th day of February 1858 Wm. W. Rittenhouse and Mercy E. Lunbeck were legally joined in marriage by me. (Signed: Samuel B. Smith)
Marriage License: 15 FEB 1858 in Pike Co., OH
Married: 16 FEB 1858 in Pike Co., OH

Jane Rittenhouse b: ABT JAN 1860 in Perry Twp., Pike Co., OH

His first wife died in 1865.

Married: 2) Mary Woodland b: 13 Nov 1835


Possible connection:

1880 United States Federal Census 1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Roasalthy Rittenhouse
Age: 31
Birth Year: abt 1849
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1880: Bainbridge, Ross, Ohio
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: William Rittenhouse
Father's Birthplace: Virginia
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Keeping House

Household Members: Name Age
William Rittenhouse 41
Roasalthy Rittenhouse 31
Clara Rittenhouse 17
Della Rittenhouse 13
Arthur Rittenhouse 7
Anna B. Rittenhouse 1

Family links: 
  John Smith Rittenhouse (1810 - 1872)
  Sarah Jane Veatch Rittenhouse (1810 - 1864)
  Mercy Lunbeck Rittenhouse (____ - 1865)
  Mary Woodland Rittenhouse (1835 - 1916)*
  John Fletcher Rittenhouse (1830 - 1899)*
  Hezikiah Veatch Rittenhouse (1833 - 1880)*
  Levi Rittenhouse (1835 - 1867)*
  William Wesley Rittenhouse (1837 - 1909)
  David Tighlman Rittenhouse (1841 - 1909)*
  Leathy Ann Rittenhouse Fisher (1842 - 1880)*
  Joseph Hill Rittenhouse (1844 - 1922)*
  James S Rittenhouse (1846 - 1936)*
  Charles E Rittenhouse (1854 - 1914)*
*Calculated relationship
Bainbridge Cemetery
Ross County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: Zoe Tom
Originally Created by: Dan Siliven
Record added: Sep 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41729780
William Wesley Rittenhouse
Added by: Barbara Baker Anderson
William Wesley Rittenhouse
Added by: Dan Siliven
William Wesley Rittenhouse
Added by: Dan Siliven
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