85. James5 Rittenhouse (William4, Benjamin William3, William2, William B1) was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey December 19, 1798. James died November 6, 1873 at 74 years of age. Burial: Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA

Find A Grave Memorial# 40451837

He married Abigail Mattison in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, February 5, 1820. Abigail was born October 10, 1798. Abigail was the daughter of Joseph Mattison and Hannah M Godown. Abigail died April 9, 1883 in Locktown, Delaware Twp., Hunterdon Co., New Jersey, at 84 years of age. Burial: Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA

Find A Grave Memorial# 40451811 In the 1850 census Kingwood, Hunterdon, New Jersey page 146, James (age 51) is recorded with Abigail (age 51), Rachel (age 17), Eliza (age 15), Richard (age 12), Amy (age 10), and William (age 83). James is a farmer and all births are NJ.

In the 1860 census Kingwood, Hunterdon, New Jersey page 23, James (age 61) is recorded with Abigail (age 60), Rachel (age 27), Eliza (age 24), Richard (age 22), and Amy (age 20). James is a farmer and all births are NJ.

James Rittenhouse and Abigail Mattison had the following children:

child 145 i. Hannah6 Rittenhouse was born in New Jersey April 5, 1829. Hannah died March 10, 1900 in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, at 70 years of age. Burial: Rosemont Cemetery Rosemont, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA

Find A Grave Memorial# 45488300 She married William Bonham Sutton in New Jersey, June 30, 1849.

William was born Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ November 2, 1824. William was the son of Uriah Sutton and Anna Bonham. William died October 1, 1882 in Rosemont, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 57 years of age. Burial: Rosemont Cemetery Rosemont, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA

Find A Grave Memorial# 45488129 (See William Bonham Sutton for the continuation of this line.)

child 146 ii. Rachel Ann Rittenhouse was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey September 20, 1832. Rachel died July 22, 1896 at 63 years of age. She married John Bellis in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, October 17, 1863. John was born Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ January 8, 1828. John was the son of John Bellis and Elizabeth Roberson. John died January 31, 1907 at 79 years of age. (See John Bellis for the continuation of this line.)

child 147 iii. Eliza J Rittenhouse was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey 1834.

child 148 iv. Richard Rittenhouse was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey 1837.

child 149 v. Amy C Rittenhouse was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey 1839.

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