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Elizabeth Smith Rittenhouse
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Birth: 1768
Death: Dec. 12, 1838
Pike County
Ohio, USA

First wife of Samuel Rittenhouse. They married on 16 Apr 1791 in Montgomery County, Maryland. His second wife was Susan Pricer, who was first married to Robert Houston.

Buried: Penn #2 Cemetery, Pike County, Ohio
Penn #2 Cemetery can be located on the farm of Mr. and Mrs. Mears, 7878 Muddy Ford Rd., Pike County, Cynthiana, Ohio.

The father of Elizabeth is reported to possibly be Seven Smith, who was last known to be living in Louisa County, Virginia.


Eleanor Rittenhouse born 9 Feb 1794 in Virginia
(Married: John Lewis Hemphill.)
David Rittenhouse born 22 July 1795 in Virginia
Ann Rittenhouse born 11 Oct 1797 in Louisa, Virginia
(Married: Charles Black.)
Tighlman Rittenhouse born 25 Aug 1800 in Louisa, Virginia
[Married: 1) Pamela Tully, and 2) Susannah Shobe.]
Jemina Rittenhouse born 31 May 1802 in Ohio
(Married: Samuel Hayes or Samule S. Hays.)
Levi Rittenhouse born 4 Jan 1804 in Ohio
(Married: Hannah Sinnet. No children.)
Mary Rittenhouse born 21 Feb 1806 in Ohio
(Married: John Hemphill, son of Andrew Hemphill.)
Martha Rittenhouse born 28/20 Jun 1808 in Ohio
(Married: William Brown.)
John Smith Rittenhouse born 21 Feb 1810 in Oldtown, now Frankfort, Ohio
(Married: Sarah Jane Veatch.)
Samuel Powell Rittehouse born 28 Nov 1812 in Ross Co., OH.
[Married: 1) Nancy Given, and 2) Rachel Hiatt, and 3) Sarah Bryan.]

Family links: 
  Samuel Rittenhouse (1770 - 1857)*
  Eleanor Rittenhouse Hemphill (1794 - 1864)*
  Tighlman Rittenhouse (1800 - 1866)*
  Martha Ellen Rittenhouse Brown (1808 - 1849)*
  John Smith Rittenhouse (1810 - 1872)*
  Samuel Rittenhouse (1812 - 1889)*
*Calculated relationship
Penn #2 Cemetery
Pike County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Aug 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41244869
Elizabeth <i>Smith</i> Rittenhouse
Added by: Dan Siliven
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My 4th great-grandmother.
- Linda Dorei Jones
 Added: Mar. 10, 2013
Obituary Hand Written - Unknown Paper - Unknown Date - Elizabeth Rittenhouse, Wife of Samuel Rittenhouse Senior Died on December the 12th 1838, ofe the Dropsey and was entred on the 14th of foresade Months on the waters of Brush Crik at her sisters penns....(Read more)
- Ken Writtenhouse
 Added: Jan. 25, 2013
My five great grandmother. Her brother was Eleven Smith who lived in Louisa County, Virginia. I believe her father was John Smith, but not proven yet.
- Ken Writtenhouse
 Added: Nov. 28, 2012
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