Jesse Ritter, Jr.

Male 1780 - 1838  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name Jesse Ritter 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born Between 1770 and 1780 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1810  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1815  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1830  Montgomery County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _MILT War of 1812 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 15 Dec 1838  Marion County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1798, Jul 28 -- Land Grant #1197, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Ritter received 200 acres located between McLendons and Richland Creeks adjoining John McSween, Everet Ritter, Donald McQueen, William Barrett, Farquard Campbell, McIver (formerly Neil McLeod) and John Quimby. Everet Ritter and Jesse Ritter Jur. were chain carriers.

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 598
      Jesse Ritter
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 3M 1F

      1812-1815 -- North Carolina Militia Muster Roll
      Jesse Ritter was listed in the Rifleman First Company (detached from the Moore Regiment)

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Ritter listed 155 acres valued at $250

      1816, May 21 -- Land Grant #2394, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Upton Junr. received 400 acres located on the drains of McCallums Fork and the Waggon Road adjoining Angus McQueen, Solomon Brewer and John Upton. Jesse Ritter and Solo. Brewer were chain carriers.

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Ritter listed 155 acres valued at $260

      1819, Feb -- 1796-1841 County Accounts, Moore County, NC Page 24
      1819, Feb -- 1808-1819 Trial and Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      John Melton v. Jesse and Sally Ritter

      1830 -- Census, Montgomery County, MO Page 207
      Jesse Ritter
      (60-70) 1M 1F
      (20-30) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 1F
      (10-15) 1M
    Person ID I17487  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2021 

    DNA Tests  5 DNA tests are associated with Jesse Ritter, Jr. 

    Father Jesse Ritter,   b. 1735, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. c1810, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Susannah Wallace 
    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.
    1910 History of the Ritter Family by Murry Connie Ritter
    1910 History of the Ritter Family by Murry Connie Ritter
    Recent discoveries from Linda Ritter of Louisiana detail the Ritter family history through personal letters as well as an oral family history written in 1910 by Murry Connie Ritter as told by his father William Young Ritter [age 77 in 1910] who passed the oral history down from his grandfather, Everett Ritter, Sr.
    Family ID F4920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Elizabeth "Sally' Richardson,   b. 1775 
    Married Abt 1802 
    Children 
    +1. Drury Ritter,   b. 1802
     2. Richardson Ritter,   b. 1805
    +3. Everet Solomon Ritter,   b. 1810,   d. 4 Dec 1873  (Age 63 years)
    +4. Nancy Ritter,   b. 1812
    +5. Isham S. Ritter,   b. 1815, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Mark Ritter,   b. 1817,   d. 18 May 1864  (Age 47 years)
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2013 
    Family ID F5072  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1810 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1815 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Montgomery County, MO Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Dec 1838 - Marion County, AR Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    1802 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1921 - Jesse Ritter
    1802 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1921 - Jesse Ritter
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1197 - Jesse Ritter
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1197 - Jesse Ritter
    1811 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2205 - Jesse Ritter
    1811 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2205 - Jesse Ritter
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1593 - Jesse Bean
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1593 - Jesse Bean
    1827 Land Grant, Vol 3 Page 187, Montgomery County, MO - Jesse Ritter
    1827 Land Grant, Vol 3 Page 187, Montgomery County, MO - Jesse Ritter
    Map of Early Ritter Land Grants in Moore County, NC
    Map of Early Ritter Land Grants in Moore County, NC
    Tracts highlighted include Jesse Ritter, Sr. [GREEN], and sons: Thomas [YELLOW], John [LIGHT BLUE], Everett [RED] and Jesse, Jr. [PINK]. Grandsons: William [ORANGE], John R. [DARK BLUE], John T. [BLACK] and George [GRAY].

    Histories
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Earliest complete tax list for Moore County. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the NC Archives. [Located in Treasurer and Comptrollers Papers, Box 6. Moore County]
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Tax List for District #1 and District #2. While the exact date is uncertain based on a comparison of several landowners it is estimated to have been taken between 1818-1823. This was handed down by the family of Richard Street, tax assessor. during the time period. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the Moore County Library.
    Wallace DNA Project
    Wallace DNA Project
    The results of numerous Wallace and Ritter DNA tests
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright