NameJohn Henry Ritter
Spouses
Birth20 Jan 1838
Death7 Sep 1924 Age: 86
FatherJoshua Grow (1810-1898)
MotherMary Ann Gorman (Corman?) (1808-1852)
MarriageJan 1859, Washington County, Ind
Notes for John Henry Ritter
fought in Civil War battle of Murphysboro or Stone River, with the 57th (or 67th) Indiana Regiment. (FLF writes that the printing was indistinct and could have been either a 5 or 6) 92
Notes for Isabelle Saphronia (Spouse 1)
Oldest daughter. Married John Ritter, a Civil War veteran and settled in Washington County, Indiana. Later moved to McLean County, Ill. Smoked a corncob pipe. She took to smoking because her husband took to drinking whiskey. Harry A. Scogin said he never saw her without the pipe, and that she drooled as she smoked. 91
Notes for John Henry & Isabelle Saphronia (Family)
Three daughters and three sons
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