Thomas Wesley Ritter

Thomas Wesley Ritter

Male 1786 - 1821  (34 years)

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  • Name Thomas Wesley Ritter 
    Born 28 Mar 1786 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Jan 1821 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Davis/Ritter Cemetery #227 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1822 -- Record of Estates Book B Page 44-45, 66, Moore County, NC
      Estate of Thomas Ritter, dec'd.
      [note - no date listed on estate but the estates before and after list 1822]
    Person ID I00305  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2012 

    DNA Tests  Y-DNA-2671 Eli Gilmer Ritter, Jr.

    Father John Ritter,   b. 6 Aug 1760,   d. 13 Jul 1828  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth H. Richardson,   b. 14 Feb 1760,   d. Mar 1841  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1787  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Histories
    Ritter Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Ritter Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Ritter references in Moore County and Cumberland County.
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    Located on Page 382 of Will Book A, Moore County, NC
    Family ID F1380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dolly Garner,   b. Abt 1790,   d. Bef 31 May 1848  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Notes 
    • 1848, May 31 -- Deed Book 10 Page 539-541, Moore County, NC
      John Garner and wife Judith, Elias Maness and wife Elizabeth, Asa Maness and wife Ann, Eliza Ritter and John Ritter deeded Lewis Garner 134 acres located on Deep River adjoining Lewis Garner and John Ritter. Jas. L. Garner was a witness. [Editor's Note -- heirs of Dolly Garner Ritter Dec'd.]
    Children 
    +1. John Ritter,   b. 9 Jun 1816,   d. 2 Nov 1902  (Age 86 years)
    +2. Judith Ritter,   b. Jun 1820,   d. 26 Oct 1900  (Age ~ 80 years)
    +3. Elizabeth Ritter,   b. 1822
    +4. Mary Ann Ritter,   b. 9 Feb 1825,   d. 12 May 1884  (Age 59 years)
    +5. Elias Spinks Ritter,   b. 1829,   d. 1910, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +6. Eliza Ritter,   b. 1834,   d. 1849  (Age 15 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F0079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Thomas Wesley Ritter
    Thomas Wesley Ritter
    Husband of Dolly Garner and son of John Ritter and Elizabeth Richardson

    Histories
    Wallace DNA Project
    Wallace DNA Project
    The results of numerous Wallace and Ritter DNA tests

  • Sources 
    1. [S1119] A Guide to Moore County Cemeteries, Anthony E. Parker, (1976, Moore County Historical Association, Southern Pines, NC).

    2. [S1113] Old Moore County, NC Vital Statistics 1784-1890, James Vann Comer, (1999, James Vann Comer, PO Box 2681, Sanford, NC 27331 ).