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Benjamin Nolan Ritchey
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1870
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 19, 1959
Arkansas, USA

Marriage: 29 DEC 1909 Harrison, Boone, Arkansas
Death: 10 JAN 1959
Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery, Harrison, Ar.

Father: JAMES HARRISON RITCHEY
Mother: SARAH REBECCA MORETZ (Mortz/Moritz?)

Son of James H. and Sarah R. (Moritz)
Married Pearl McCann 29 Dec 1899
His infantry was volunteer and was organized by Capt. John R. Newman
At the time of his death Benjamin left only two survivors of company K.

Children in 1930:

Mary Lee (Ritchey) Stephens 19
Helen V or B (Ritchey) Hegarty 17
Elva Pearl (Ritchey) Stephens 15
Alna Ethel (Ritchey) Watkins 13
Juanita Ritchey - born in 1919
Elsie (Ritchey) Starr 5

Full Siblings:

Elvira - b. possibly 1861 - KS
Harrison Winifred - b. possibly 1867 - KS
Edwin P. -b. possibly 1875 - KS
Minnie L. - b. possibly 1878 - KS
Viola N. - b. possibly 9/1881 - MO
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Harrison Ritchey (1819 - 1901)
  Sarah Rebecca Moritz Ritchey (1837 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Pearl McCANN Ritchey (1885 - 1984)*
 
 Children:
  Elva Pearl Ritchey Stephens (1914 - 2013)*
  Alna Ethel Ritchey Watkins (1916 - 2012)*
  Juanita Ritchey (1919 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Franklin Ritchey (1849 - 1901)**
  Elvira J Ritchey (1861 - ____)*
  Harrison Winfred Ritchey (1867 - 1949)*
  Benjamin Nolan Ritchey (1870 - 1959)
  Edwin Pierce Ritchey (1874 - 1965)*
  Minnie Lee Ritchie Ward (1878 - 1926)*
  Viola Nettie Ritchey Waldeck (1881 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Sgt Co K 2 Regt Ark Inf
Spanish American War
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Harrison
Boone County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: klassikat
Record added: Nov 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44931181
Benjamin Nolan Ritchey
Added by: Bobby and Carol Babin Estes
 
Benjamin Nolan Ritchey
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Added by: Bobby and Carol Babin Estes
 
 
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- klassikat
 Added: Oct. 4, 2013

- Honoring Your Memory
 Added: Nov. 29, 2012
R,I,P,
- Bobby and Carol Babin Estes
 Added: Apr. 26, 2010
 
 
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