James Milton McRitchie

Male1870–19 October 1951

Brief Life History of James Milton

When James Milton McRitchie was born in 1870, in Ohio, United States, his father, David R McRitchie, was 34 and his mother, Lucille Ann Lattimore, was 32. He married Emma G. Gill on 30 March 1904, in Ottawa, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Ottawa, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Bay Township, Ottawa, Ohio, United States for about 30 years. He died on 19 October 1951, at the age of 81, and was buried in Port Clinton, Ottawa, Ohio, United States.

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James Milton McRitchie
Emma G. Gill
Marriage: 30 March 1904
David R McRitchie
James Bernard Mcritchie

Sources (16)

  • James Mcritchie, "United States Census, 1940"
  • J. M. Mcritchie, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • James M Mcritchie, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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  • Marriage
    30 March 1904Ottawa, Ohio, United States
  • Children (2)

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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 0

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    1870 · Giving all the right to vote

    Age 0

    The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 26

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Ross and Cromarty): Gaelic patronymic meaning ‘son of Ritchie’, from the personal name Ritchie , a Scottish pet form of Richard .

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

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