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John Ritch

John Ritch

Male 1881 - 1941  (~ 60 years)

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  • Name John Ritch 
    Born Feb 1881  Deerness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 May 1941  Royal Hospital Fazakerly, Liverpool Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I937  Ritch
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Father David R Ritch,   b. 8 Oct 1856, Lighthouse, Deerness Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1899, Not Located in Scotland see Notes re diviorce in 1921 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Smith,   b. 1861,   d. 8 Jul 1944, 2 East Road, Kirkwall Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Jan 1880  Tiffey Hall, Deerness 014-2 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 1921 
    Family ID F129  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Elizabeth Grieve,   b. 7 Feb 1876, Rousay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1941, Canada Pier Head, Liverpool Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Sep 1907  West Derby Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Alexander Ritch,   b. 30 Apr 1910, Bootle, Liverpool Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1985, Liverpool Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1891 census at Kirkwall and St Ola ref 2-21-66
      possible at 1901 census at Deerness a servant at "Skea"
      At 1911 census at 351 Hawthorne Road, Bootle, West Derby a Dock Gateman
      1939 at Liverpool 30 Westside, Canada, Dis
      a Pier Master Canada Dock, Mersey
      injured at No 30 Canada Pier Head, Liverpool
      recorded in Commonwealth War Graves commission Civillian War Dead