Jincy Ritch

Appling, Georgia, United States

The Life of Jincy

When Jincy Ritch was born in 1820, in Appling, Georgia, United States, her father, Stephen Charles Ritch, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Braswell, was 28. She had at least 4 sons and 10 daughters with William Brice Morgan. She lived in Georgia, United States in 1870.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Brice Morgan
Jincy Ritch
Cassie Morgan
Roxie Morgan
Millie Morgan
Stephen Reese Elihu Morgan
Sarah Morgan
Mary Morgan
Reacy Morgan
Martha Morgan
Delilah Morgan
Mason Morgan
Stephen Morgan
Jincy Morgan
Martha A Morgan
Rebecca Morgan

Spouse and Children

    William Brice Morgan





    Cassie Morgan



    Stephen Reese Elihu Morgan


    Sarah Morgan


    Mary Morgan


+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1832 · Worcester v. Georgia

Age 12

In 1830, U.S. President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which required all Native Americans to relocate to areas west of the Mississippi River. That same year, Governor Gilmer of Georgia signed an act which claimed for Georgia all Cherokee territories within the boundaries of Georgia. The Cherokees protested the act and the case made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The case, Worcester v. Georgia, ruled in 1832 that the United States, not Georgia, had rights over the Cherokee territories and Georgia laws regarding the Cherokee Nation were voided. President Jackson didn’t enforce the ruling and the Cherokees did not cede their land and Georgia held a land lottery anyway for white settlers.

Age 41

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Rich .2 Altered spelling of German Ritsch, probably from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on rīc ‘power(ful)’ or hrōd ‘renown’; or an altered spelling of Swiss German Rütsch, Ruetsch, from Alemannic short forms of Rudolf .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jincie Morgan in household of William Morgan, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jensey Morgan in household of William B Morgan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jincey Morgan in household of William L Morgan, "United States Census, 1860"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.