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Andrew Ritch

Andrew Ritch

Male 1809 - 1889  (79 years)

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  • Name Andrew Ritch 
    Born 7 Mar 1809  Nether Corrigal, Graemsay c 12/3/1809 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1889  Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51  My Relatives
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father Andrew Ritch,   b. 1771,   d. Bef 1851, Graemsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Helen Ritch,   b. 1783, Newhouse Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1865, Nether Corrigal, Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 9 Jan 1802  year may be 1801 Hoy and Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen (Ellen) Ritch,   b. 15 Oct 1819, Rackwick, Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1905, Hoy and Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1850  Hoy and Graemsay FR168 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Ritch,   b. Abt 1851,   d. 1923  (Age ~ 72 years)  [natural]
     2. James Ritch,   b. 10 Oct 1854, Hoy and Graemsay 1854-020-2 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1933  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     3. Andrew Ritch,   b. 19 Mar 1858, Hoy and Graemsay 20-0-0004 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1864, Nether Corregal Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)  [natural]
     4. John Ritch,   b. 30 Nov 1859, Hoy and Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1864, Nether Corregal Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)  [natural]
     5. Isabella (Isa) Helen Ritch,   b. 24 May 1863, Nether Corrigal, Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1937, Gravestone Graemsay D17 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F46  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1841 census at "Nether Corrigal", Graemsay.
      30-11-1851 accused at Hoy and Graemsay Kirk Session that at Wick at the last Herring Fishing he committed Criminal Association with his wifes sister Jessie Ritch

      Not proven, it was susggested that the accusers has a grievance against Jessie
      They were
      Betsy Spence from Lousley ( b 30-10-1823)
      Margaret Sinclair (b 19-2-1827) and her sister Isabella Sinclair (b12-9-1808) from Corrigan

      at 1861 census at Hoy and Graemsay ref 020/00004/00001
      Nether Corregal 1851 Farmer 9 acres 21 acres
      1871, to 1881
      died by 1891