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Elias Ritts

Elias Ritts

Male 1822 - 1906  (83 years)

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  • Name Elias Ritts 
    Born 5 Nov 1822  , Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Apr 1906  St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Petersburg Cemetery, St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2105  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2021 

    Father John Ritz,   b. 27 Nov 1797, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1875, , Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Sophia Schell,   b. Abt 1800, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 11 Apr 1822  , Rockland, Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F860  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elizabeth Vensel,   b. 1822, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863, , Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married Mar 1849  , Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. John Vensel Ritts,   b. 7 Oct 1852, St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1937, Butler, Butler, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Mary Olive Ritts,   b. 25 Feb 1856, St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1938, Pittsburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +3. Susan Elizabeth Ritts,   b. 2 Nov 1857, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1938  (Age 80 years)
     4. Ada Sophia Ritts,   b. 12 Jun1860, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F869  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Clarissa Elliott,   b. 2 Mar 1838, Scotch Hill, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1905, St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 1866  , Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. William Aaron Ritts,   b. 28 Sep 1866, St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1952, Derry (Torrance), Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Sarah Elizabeth Ritts,   b. 27 Jan 1868, St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1945, Sugarcreek, Venango, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Marion F. Ritts,   b. 18 May 1870, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1945, Oil City, Venango, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Florence M. Ritts,   b. 27 Oct 1871, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    +5. Edna Esther Ritts,   b. 27 Oct 1875, . . Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1906, Norristown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     6. Forrest G. Ritts,   b. 16 Nov 1876, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1877, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Jessie A. Ritts,   b. 22 Jul 1879, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1969, , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F870  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Elias Ritts
    Elias Ritts

    Headstones
    Elias Ritts
Elizabeth Vensel
Clarissa Elliott
    Elias Ritts Elizabeth Vensel Clarissa Elliott
    Clarissa Elliott
    Wife of Elias Ritts
    1838 - 1905

    Elias Ritts
    1822 - 1906

    Elizabeth Vensel
    Wife of Elias Ritts
    1820 - 1864

  • Notes 
    • COUNTY HISTORIES
      Commemorative biographical record of central Pennsylvania : including the counties of Centre, Clearfield, Jefferson and Clarion, Ancestry.com
      p 1396
      Elias Ritts
      In 1830 Elias Ritts accompanied his parents on their removal to Lehigh County and six years later came with them to what is now Richland township Clarion county(but at that time was part of Venango county), and here he grew to manhood surrounded by other Pioneer families, including the Vensels, Shoups and Neelys.