Jacob Ritger

Jacob Ritger

Male 1807 - 1882  (75 years)

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  • Name Jacob Ritger  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 23 Sep 1807  Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Christened 26 Sep 1807  Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Jacob Rittger 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Residence 1850  Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1855  Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1860  Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 53 
    Residence 1870  Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 63; Census Post Office: Kewaskum 
    Residence 1875  Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    RelationToHead: Head 
    Residence 1880  Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Medical Wife noted that Jacob suffered from "heart sickness" in a letter found at the US National Archives regarding the US Civil War pension she applied for her two sons John and Andrew. 
    Buried 3 Aug 1882  Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • St. Anthony's Catholic Church Cemetery
    Died 31 Oct 1882  Allenton, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6160  Descendants of Christmann Rittger
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 

    Father Johann Nicolaus Peter Rittger,   b. 25 Jun 1771, Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1833, Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Maria Magdalena Reus,   b. 27 Aug 1776, Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1842, Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 6 May 1799  Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Anna Katharine Seubert,   b. 31 Dec 1812, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1881, Allenton, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 1833  Utica, Oneida County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Joseph Ritger,   b. 5 Aug 1834, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Elizabeth Ritger,   b. 19 Jul 1838, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Andrew Ritger,   b. 1840, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1863, Young's Point, Madison Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)  [natural]
     4. John Ritger,   b. 1843, Schuyler, Herkimer County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1863, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)  [natural]
    +5. Nicholaus Jacob Ritger,   b. 19 Jun 1846, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1870  (Age 24 years)  [natural]
    +6. Mary Ritger,   b. 11 Oct 1851, Allenton, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1916, Cassel, Marathon County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
    +7. George A. Ritger,   b. 22 Jan 1854, Allenton, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1912, Allenton, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F2230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Sep 1807 - Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 26 Sep 1807 - Kleinwallstadt, Miltenberg, Unterfranken, Bavaria, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1833 - Utica, Oneida County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1855 - Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 53 - 1860 - Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 63; Census Post Office: Kewaskum - 1870 - Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - RelationToHead: Head - 1875 - Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Aug 1882 - Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Oct 1882 - Allenton, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1860 United States Federal Census - George Seubert
    1860 United States Federal Census - George Seubert
    Year: 1860; Census Place: Addison, Washington, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1438; Page: 43; Image: 49; Family History Library Film: 805438
    1870 United States Federal Census - Nicholaus Jacob Ritger
    1870 United States Federal Census - Nicholaus Jacob Ritger
    Year: 1870; Census Place: Addison, Washington, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1742; Page: 354B; Image: 29; Family History Library Film: 553241
    1880 United States Federal Census - Henry Ritger
    1880 United States Federal Census - Henry Ritger
    Year: 1880; Census Place: Addison, Washington, Wisconsin
    US City Directories, 1822-1995 - Anna Katharine Seubert
    US City Directories, 1822-1995 - Anna Katharine Seubert
    Date:2/3/2017 10:53:02 AM
    1850 United States Federal Census
    1850 United States Federal Census
    Date:7/9/2017 8:13:20 PM
    Wisconsin, State Censuses, 1855-1905 - Philipp Ritger
    Wisconsin, State Censuses, 1855-1905 - Philipp Ritger
    Wisconsin Historical Society; Madison, Wisconsin; Census Year: 1875; Roll: 5

  • Notes 
    • Jacob was also known as James

      1860 Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA census p043 Age 53
      1870 Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA census p354b Age 63
      1880 Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA census p302b Age 73

      Spoke and wrote German - letters in US National Archive regarding sons John and Andrew's Civil War pension are either in German or translated for him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S233] Wisconsin Census, 1820-1890, Jackson, Ron V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp., (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1999;).
      Online publication - Jackson, Ron V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp.. Wisconsin Census, 1820-90 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1999.Original data - Compiled and digitized by Mr. Jackson and AIS from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes.

    2. [S5] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29; National Archives, Washington, D.C. Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA, roll M432_1008, page 15A, image .

    3. [S323] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Addison, Washington, Wisconsin.
      Record for Jacob Ritger

    4. [S338] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Year: 1860; Census Place: Addison, Washington, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1438; Page: 43; Image: 49; Family History Library Film: 805438.
      Record for Jacob Ritger

    5. [S363] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Year: 1870; Census Place: Addison, Washington, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1742; Page: 354B; Image: 29; Family History Library Film: 553241.
      Record for Jacob Ritger

    6. [S252] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta), Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Katharine Ritger

    7. [S258] Wisconsin, State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, Ancestry.com., (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;), Wisconsin Historical Society; Madison, Wisconsin; Census Year: 1875; Roll: 5.
      Record for Jacob Ritger

    8. [S110] German - Ambrowiak Family Tree, Jay Scott German, (Name: GermanAmbrowiak.FTW;).
      Date of Import: 14 Jan 2005

    9. Footnote: STRAUB PAPERS.



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