Henry Ritterbush

about 1850–6 August 1931
Hanover, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Henry

Henry Ritterbush was born about 1850, in Hanover, Prussia, Germany. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Johanna E. Fredericks. He lived in Washington Township, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States for about 5 years and Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska, United States for about 20 years. He was buried in Evergreen Home Cemetery, Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska, United States.

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Henry Ritterbush
Johanna E. Fredericks
William H Ritterbusch
John Peter Ritterbush
Anna A Ritterbusch
Albien Ritterbush
Emma H Ritterbush

Spouse and Children



World Events (8)

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 2

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 22

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Ritterbusch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Ritterbush in household of John P Ritterbush, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Ritterbush, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry Ritterbush, "United States Census, 1910"

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