Joseph Stanley Ritchie

12 February 1904–25 April 1980 (Age 76)
Acton, Halton Hills, Halton, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Joseph Stanley

When Joseph Stanley Ritchie was born on 12 February 1904, in Acton, Halton Hills, Halton, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Ritchie, was 62 and his mother, Martha Wallace Thompson, was 36. He married Pearl Mae Benham on 25 July 1934, in Grand Valley, East Luther, Simcoe, Canada West, British Colonial America. He lived in Halton, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 25 April 1980, in Grand Valley, Grand Valley, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 76, and was buried in Union Cemetery, Grand Valley, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada.

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Joseph Stanley Ritchie
Pearl Mae Benham
Marriage: 25 July 1934

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 July 1934Grand Valley, East Luther, Simcoe, Canada West, British Colonial America
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    World Events (6)

    1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario
    Age 2
    Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
    1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
    Age 30
    Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
    1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election
    Age 39
    George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: from a pet form of the personal name Rich, a short form of Richard .

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Joseph Stanley Ritchie, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"
    • Joseph S Ritchie in household of John Ritchie, "Canada Census, 1911"
    • Joseph S. Ritchie, "BillionGraves Index"

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