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David Ritch

Male 1790 - 1847


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  • Born  Between 1790 and 1800 
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  1830  , , Butler County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • male 30-40: David Reach
      female 30-40
      male 15-20
      female 10-15
      male 5-10
      female 5-10
      female 5-10
      male <5
      male <5
      female <5
    Census: Federal  1840  , Upatoi, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • male 40-50: David Rich
      female 40-50
      male 20-30
      female 10-15
      female 5-10
      male slave 36-55
      female slave 24-35
      female slave 24-35
      female slave <10
    Will Written  6 Dec 1847  , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Last Will & Testament of David Ritch deceased
      State of Georgia
      Muscogee County I David Ritch of said County & State being
      in sound mind but diseased in body do make this my last will
      and testament
      First I will give to my son William Ritch all that tract or
      parcel of land lying in the ninth district of Muscogee County and
      distinguished & known by No. (230) two hundred & thirty except 40 acres
      to be laid off in a square in the south west corner of said lot also
      one hundred one & a quarter acres in the south part of lot No (252) two
      hundred & fifty two Dis. & County aforesaid also one hundred dollars
      to by be raised by the sale of some other of my property
      2ndly I give to my youngest child Mary three hundred
      Dollars to be raised out of the proprty of my estate
      Thirdly I give to lucinda the woman I now live with
      two hundred pounds of Pork 25 Bushels of corn & her choice
      cow and calf of my stock & two bushels of wheat & her choice
      wheels & cards & thirty pound of Gin cotton I also give to these two
      above named children William & Mary a bed & furniture a piece
      two best beds I also give to my son Jefferson my Ball Horse
      After the above arrangement is made I wish all the
      rest my property sold at public sale my negroes land stock
      farming tools cooking utensils &c Household & kitchen furniture
      and the proceeds equally divided between the following named
      children Anna Helms Hannah Height Edward Ritch Hally Cry
      J. Jefferson Ritch & Manuel Ritch I also wish my present crop
      sold for cash & my debts paid & the surplus if any divided
      among the six last named persons
      I also appoint my son Manuel Ritch to be the Guar
      dian of my two infant children William & Mary and Manuel
      Ritch & David Cry to be the Executors of this my last will
      and Testament this 6th December 1847 David Ritch
      Signed & sealed in presence of us
      Sylvanes Prince
      Canah Evans
    Died  Between 6 Dec 1847 and 10 Jan 1848  , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will Probated  10 Jan 1848  , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Georgia Court of Ordinary January Term 1848
      Muscogee County The within last will & testament of David Ritch
      was presented in open court & proven in common form to the
      court upon the oath of Sylanus Prince on the of subscribing
      witnesses to the said will and the said will was ordered to be ad-
      mitted to record January 10th 1848 Jno Johnson Clk C. O.
    Person ID  I5401  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  27 Dec 2010 

    Family ID  F2011  Group Sheet

    Children 
     1. James Jefferson Ritch,   b. Abt 1810, , , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1870 and 1880, , Beat 1, Scott County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Emanuel J. Ritch,   b. 27 Jul 1814, , , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1884, , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Anna Rich,   b. Est 1816,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hannah Rich,   b. Est 1818,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Edward Rich,   b. Est 1820,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Holly Rich,   b. Est 1822,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Simon Rich,   b. Abt 1825, , , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1 Jul 1870, , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. William F. Rich,   b. Est 1830,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Mary Rich,   b. Est 1832,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  19 Feb 2007 
    Family ID  F1871  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1830 - , , Butler County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1840 - , Upatoi, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill Written - 6 Dec 1847 - , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Between 6 Dec 1847 and 10 Jan 1848 - , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill Probated - 10 Jan 1848 - , , Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1598] 1830 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Alabama, Butler County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M29, roll 2, p. 298, David Reach household, accessed 29 Jun 2008, 29 Jun 2008.

    2. [S915] 1840 U.S. census, Muscogee County, Georgia, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), David Rich household, Militia District 675, page 317, National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M704, roll 47.

    3. [S1191] Will Book A (1838-1863), on microfilm in drawer 82, roll 69, Clerk of Court, Muscogee County, Georgia, (Morrow, Georgia: The Georgia Archives), 84, 26 Jun 2007.