RITTENHOUSE Family

First Generation

1. George D.1 Rittenhouse was born in New Jersey January 29, 1823. George died March 29, 1888 in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, at 65 years of age. Buried in Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ

He married twice. He married Amy unknown. Amy was born in New Jersey 1823. He married Deborah Lair Milford, Holland Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, March 30, 1855. Deborah was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey September 2, 1831. Deborah was the daughter of Joseph Lair and Elizabeth Werts. Deborah died September 3, 1909 in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, at 78 years of age. Buried in Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ In the 1900 census Kingwood Hunterdon Co NJ page 169, Deborah (age 67) is recorded was a servant with Lorenzo Brewer (age 78). Deborah is a widow married 37 years and have had 2 children. In the 1850 census Delaware Twp Hunterdon Co NJ page 132, G.D Rittenhouse (age 27) is recorded with Amy (age 26), Mary (age 4) and Henry Hardon (age 10). G.D. is a farmer born in NJ.

In the 1860 census Baptistown, Kingwood Hunterdon Co NJ page 724, George (age 37), Deborah (age 29), Elizabeth (age 14), and Joseph Hoagland (age 20). George is a farmer and all births are NJ.

In the 1870 census Kingwood Hunterdon Co NJ page 218, G. D (age 47), Deborah (age 38), Amy (age 7), Emma (age 3) and Thomas Dalsin? (age 14). George is a farmer and all births are NJ.

In the 1880 census Kingwood Hunterdon Co NJ page , George (age 56), Deborah (age 48), Amy (age 17) and Emma (age 13). George is a farmer and all births are NJ.

George D. Rittenhouse and Amy unknown had the following child:

child 2 i. Mary Elizabeth2 Rittenhouse was born in New Jersey June 21, 1846. Mary died August 27, 1922 in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, at 76 years of age. Buried in Lower Amwell Dunkard Grave Yard, Hunterdon Co, NJ She married Andrew J Dalrymple in New Jersey, February 14, 1866.

Andrew was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey June 30, 1843. Andrew was the son of Peter Dalrymple and Lucinda Sheperd. Andrew died May 18, 1917 in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, at 73 years of age. Buried in Lower Amwell Dunkard Grave Yard, Hunterdon Co, NJ

(See Andrew J Dalrymple for the continuation of this line.)

George D. Rittenhouse and Deborah Lair had the following children:

child 3 ii. Amy Jane Rittenhouse was born Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ January 25, 1863. She married William J Wilson in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, June 28, 1884.

child 4 iii. Emma C Rittenhouse was born Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ February 1867.

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