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RITCHISON (Soundex R322) — See also AITCHISON, ATCHISON, CHISOLM, ETCHISON, HISON, HUTCHISON, KOTCHISON, MATHISON, MCRITCHIE, MURCHISON, RITCH, RITCHICK, RITCHIE.

  RITCHISON: See also James Ritchison Breakey, Jr.


RITCHMEYER (Soundex R325) — See also BUCHMEYER, FRITCHMAN, HITCHMAN, HOHMEYER, KETCHMARK, KRETCHMAR, KRETCHMER, LOHMEYER, MASCHMEYER, MUNCHMEYER, STUEHMEYER, WATCHMAN.

  Ritchmeyer, Abraham — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1843. Burial location unknown.


RITENOUR (Soundex R356) — See also COCHENOUR, COHENOUR, COUGHENOUR, GOCHENOUR, GOUCHENOUR, RIDENOUR, RITTENOUR, ROSENOUR, WHRITENOR, WHRITENOUR.

  Ritenour, Tom — of Ravenna, Portage County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Ravenna, Ohio; elected 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITER (Soundex R360) — See also FERRITER, FRITER, NITER, RAITER, REITER, REITHER, RETTER, REUTER, REUTHER, REUTTER, RIDER, RIGHTER, RISTER, RITGER, RITNER, RITTER, RUTER, RYTER, RYTHER, TRIER, WRITER.

  Riter, Franklin — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Riter, George W. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1838-41. Burial location unknown.


RITEZEL (Soundex R324) — See also BENITEZ, EZELL, EZELLE, KEEZELL, PLEITEZ, PREZELSKI, REITZEL, RITEZIL, TEEZEL.

  Ritezel, Frank M. — of Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Warren, Ohio, 1892-96. Burial location unknown.


RITEZIL (Soundex R324) — See also BENITEZ, PLEITEZ, RITEZEL, TERLIZZI.

  Ritezil, W. A. — Universal candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


RITGER (Soundex R326) — See also BITGOOD, GRITTER, KLITGAARD, RIGER, RITER, ROETTGER, ROTHGERY, RUTGER, RUTTGER, SCHNITGER, SITGREAVES, SNITGEN.

  Ritger, Frederic C. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITHOLTZ (Soundex R343) — See also BOLITHO, ELLITHORP, FAITHORN, HOLTZ, PITHOUD, UITHOVEN, WITHOFT.

  Ritholtz, Martin E. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 11th District; elected 2001. Still living as of 2001.


RITHY (Soundex R300) — See also RETTIE, SMITHY, THIRY, WITHYCOMBE.

  RITHY: See also Rithy Uong


RITMEYER (Soundex R356) — See also ALTMEYER, BREITMEYER, EYER, FORSTMEYER, FORTMEYER, HOLTMEYER, MEYER, ORTMEYER, REITMEYER, RIETHMAYER, RIGHTMIRE, RIGHTMYER, RUTHMARY, STRITMATTER, TEGHTMEYER, TEGTMEYER, WITTMEYER, ZENTMEYER.

  Ritmeyer, George E. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITNER (Soundex R356) — See also BITNER, FEITNER, FLITNER, GEITNER, KREITNER, LEITNER, RATNER, RINER, RITER, ROTTNER, WHITNER, WHRITNER.

  Ritner, Joseph (1780-1869) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Berks County, Pa., March 25, 1780. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1820; Governor of Pennsylvania, 1835-39; defeated, 1829, 1832, 1838; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856 (Convention Vice-President; speaker). Died in Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pa., October 16, 1869 (age 89 years, 205 days). Interment at Mt. Rock Methodist Churchyard, Mountrock, Pa.
  Ritner, Roy W. — of Umatilla County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1920; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Oregon 2nd District, 1928. Burial location unknown.


RITON (Soundex R350) — See also CHARITON, HARITON, HARRITON, PURITON, RION, RIPTON, WRIGHTON.

  RITON: See also Joseph Riton Younglove


RITSCHER (Soundex R326) — See also BARTSCHER, BARTSCHERER, BEITSCHER, BRITSCHGI, BUTSCHER, CLAVADETSCHER, FRITSCH, FRITSCHE, FRITSCHEL, FRITSCHLER, LEUTSCHER, LOETSCHER, MITSCHER, NITSCHE, PAWLITSCHEK, PETSCHER, RITSHER, SCHER, TRITSCHLER.

  Ritscher, Adam — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 8th District, 1824-26. Burial location unknown.


RITSEMA (Soundex R325) — See also CRITSER, GERRITSE, LAURITSEN, MAESTRI, SIETSEMA, SIMATER.

  Ritsema, Douglas — of Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state senate 3rd District; elected 1982. Still living as of 1982.


RITSHER (Soundex R326) — See also FRATSHER, HEINITSH, HEITSHIER, NACHTSHEIM, RATSHESKY, RISHER, RITSCHER, SHER.

  Ritsher, Walter H. — U.S. Vice Consul in Damascus, as of 1926. Burial location unknown.


RITT (Soundex R300) — See also AVERITT, BARRITT, BRITT, BURRITT, DEMERITT, EVERITT, FERRITT, GARRITT, GERRITT, HARRITT, JERRITT, KITT, KRITT, MARRITT, MERITT, MERRITT, MORITT, PERRITT, PITT, PORRITT, PRITT, RAITT, REAT, REATH, RHETT, RIETH, RIGHT, RIOTTE, RITTEN, RITTER, RITTGERS, ROTT, RUTT, SCARRITT, SHERRITT, STERRITT, WHERITT, WREATH, WRIGHT.

  Ritt, Samuel H. — of Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haddam, 1937-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITTEN (Soundex R350) — See also ALBRITTEN, BRITTEN, BRITTENHAM, CRITTENBERGER, CRITTENDEN, CRITTENDON, ITTNER, KITTEN, NITER, RIENT, RITT, RITTENBAND, RITTENHOUSE, RITTENOUR, RITTER, TERRIN.

  RITTEN: See also Ritten H. Everett


RITTENBAND (Soundex R351) — See also ALBRITTEN, BITTENBENDER, BRITTEN, BRITTENHAM, CRITTENBERGER, CRITTENDEN, CRITTENDON, GREENBANK, HATTENBACH, LUTTENBACHER, MITTENBERG, RITTEN, RITTENHOUSE, RITTENOUR, SWAINBANK, SWINBANK, WATTENBARGER, WHITTENBERG, WHITTENBERGER, WHITTENBURG, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG.

  Rittenband, Richard M. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


RITTENHOUSE (Soundex R352) — See also ALBRITTEN, BARNHOUSE, BRITTEN, BRITTENHAM, CRITTENBERGER, CRITTENDEN, CRITTENDON, DANHOUSER, GREENHOUSE, KLATTENHOFF, OTTENHEIMER, RITTEN, RITTENBAND, RITTENOUR, STENHOUSE, TENHOUT, TENHOUTEN, VANSTEENHOUSE.

  RITTENHOUSE: See also Charles Rittenhouse Pendleton — David Rittenhouse Porter
  Rittenhouse, C. — of Hackettstown, Warren County, N.J. Postmaster at Hackettstown, N.J., 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, Carol Ann — Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 6th District, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Rittenhouse, Cyrus E. — of Newark, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Postmaster at Newark, Del., 1933-50 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, David (1732-1796) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Germantown (now part of Philadelphia), Philadelphia County, Pa., April 8, 1732. Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1777-89. Member, American Philosophical Society. Astronomer, mathematician, financier, clockmaker, surveyor, first director of the U.S. Mint. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 26, 1796 (age 64 years, 79 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Matthias Rittenhouse (1702-1792) and Elizabeth (Williams) Rittenhouse (1705-1792); married to Eleanor Coulston and Hannah Jacobs (1735-1799); father of Elizabeth Rittenhouse (1767-1836; who married Jonathan Dickinson Sergeant (1746-1793)); second great-granduncle of Barton Myers; third great-granduncle of Robert Baldwin Myers.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Wise-Sergeant family; Sergeant-Whitehill-Kunkel-Spencer family of Pennsylvania; Myers family of Norfolk, Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Rittenhouse Square (originally Southwest Square; renamed 1825) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is named for him.  — Rittenhouse, a crater on the Moon, about 26 km (16 miles) in diameter, is named for him.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Rittenhouse, Diana A. — of Florida. Republican. Presidential Elector for Florida, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Rittenhouse, Emmett — of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, Franklin P. R. — of Nevada. U.S. Attorney for Nevada, 1955-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, John C. — of Cheboygan, Cheboygan County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of Cheboygan, Mich.; elected 1914; delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Cheboygan District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, John P. — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, Martin L. — of Paris, Edgar County, Ill. Mayor of Paris, Ill., 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, N. M. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, Oscar W. — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Rittenhouse, William — of Monroe, Green County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate 8th District, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenhouse, William R. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1868. Burial location unknown.


RITTENOUR (Soundex R356) — See also ALBRITTEN, BRITTEN, BRITTENHAM, COCHENOUR, COHENOUR, COUGHENOUR, CRITTENBERGER, CRITTENDEN, CRITTENDON, GOCHENOUR, GOUCHENOUR, RIDENOUR, RITENOUR, RITTEN, RITTENBAND, RITTENHOUSE, ROSENOUR, WHRITENOR, WHRITENOUR.

  Rittenour, C. H. — of Plains, Sanders County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1952 (Honorary Vice-President). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rittenour, George W. — of Piketon, Pike County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITTER (Soundex R360) — See also BRITTER, GRITTER, HALBRITTER, HEIDRITTER, REITER, REITHER, RETTER, REUTER, REUTHER, REUTTER, RIGHTER, RITER, RITT, RITTEN, RITTERSBACHER, RITTERSHAUS, ROSENTHAL-RITTER, ROTTER, RUTTER, RYTER, RYTHER, TRIER, WRITER.

  RITTER: See also Anton Emil Achard — Walter Evans — Tilghman A. Freed — Samuel Ritter Peters — Debra Rosenthal-Ritter — Forest Ritter Shanaman — Emil Ritter von Kubinzky
  Ritter, Al — of Oregon. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Ritter, Allan B. — Member of Texas state house of representatives 21st District; elected 1998, 2000, 2002; elected unopposed 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Ritter, August William, Jr. (b. 1956) — also known as Bill Ritter — of Denver, Colo. Born in Colorado, September 6, 1956. Democrat. Lawyer; Governor of Colorado, 2007-11; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2008. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Ritter, Bill See August William Ritter, Jr.
  Ritter, Burwell Clark (1810-1880) — also known as Burwell C. Ritter — of Hopkinsville, Christian County, Ky. Born in Kentucky, 1810. Member of Kentucky state legislature, 1850; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 2nd District, 1865-67. Died in 1880 (age about 70 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Ky.
  Relatives: Uncle of Walter Evans (1842-1923).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ritter, Mrs. Chauncey — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Ritter, Chris — of Buchanan County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 4th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Christian H. — of Hudson County, N.J. Elected (Wet) delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Hudson County 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Davis W. — of Summers County, W.Va. Democrat. Elected West Virginia state house of delegates from Summers County 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Ritter, Dennis M. — of Waterford, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Ritter, Don See Donald Lawrence Ritter
  Ritter, Donald Lawrence (b. 1940) — also known as Don Ritter — of Coopersburg, Lehigh County, Pa. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 21, 1940. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 15th District, 1979-93; defeated, 1992. Member, Order of Ahepa; Elks; Freemasons. Still living as of 2014.
  Cross-reference: Charles W. Dent
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Ritter, Donald R. — of Wyoming, Kent County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Wyoming, Mich., 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Ritter, E. Ward — of Columbia County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Columbia County, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Federico — U.S. Vice Consul in Maracaibo, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, George — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Mayor of Charleston, W.Va., 1864-66. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, George H. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, George J. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives 6th District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Ritter, Grant A. — of near Beloit, Rock County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Halsted Lockwood (1868-1951) — Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., July 14, 1868. U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida, 1929-36; removed 1936. Died October 15, 1951 (age 83 years, 93 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Ritter, Harold — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Henry, Jr. — of Mayfield Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Mayor of Mayfield Heights, Ohio, 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Jack — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 10th District, 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Ritter, Jacob — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Catania, as of 1897-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Jennie C. — of Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, John (1779-1851) — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Born in Exeter, Luzerne County, Pa., February 6, 1779. Democrat. Delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1836; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 9th District, 1843-47; newspaper editor and publisher. Died in Reading, Berks County, Pa., November 24, 1851 (age 72 years, 291 days). Interment at Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ritter, John T. — of Carnegie, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Carnegie, Pa., 1922-32. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Joseph M. — of Salina, Saline County, Kan. Mayor of Salina, Kan., 1986-87. Still living as of 1987.
  Ritter, Karen A. — of Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa.; Quakertown, Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Ritter, Kenneth — of Celina, Mercer County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Lou — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Democrat. Mayor of Jacksonville, Fla., 1965-67; defeated, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Ritter, Lucy E. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Ritter, Mary E. — of New Castle, Garfield County, Colo.; Glenwood Springs, Garfield County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1928, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Richard O. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Mayor of Clarksburg, W.Va., 1977-78. Still living as of 1978.
  Ritter, Robert K. — of Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Bethlehem, Pa., 1932-34. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Samuel — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Reading, Pa., 1829-41. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Stacy Joy (b. 1960) — also known as Stacy J. Ritter — of Parkland, Broward County, Fla. Born in Washington, D.C., June 8, 1960. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Florida state house of representatives 96th District, 1997-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2000, 2004, 2008. Female. Jewish. Member, Phi Alpha Delta. Still living as of 2008.
  Ritter, Thomas D. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Ritter, Tom — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Ritter, Victor H. — of Du Quoin, Perry County, Ill. Mayor of Du Quoin, Ill., 1949-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Victor M. — of Herrin, Williamson County, Ill. Mayor of Herrin, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Ritter, Walter E. — of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Ward See E. Ward Ritter
  Ritter, William — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Ritter, William F. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 4th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Ritter, Willis W. III — of Davis, Yolo County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Ritter, Willis William (1899-1978) — Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, January 24, 1899. U.S. District Judge for Utah, 1949-78; died in office 1978. Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, March 4, 1978 (age 79 years, 39 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


RITTERSBACHER (Soundex R362) — See also BATTERSBY, BRITTER, EBERSBACH, GEIERSBACH, GRITTER, HALBRITTER, HEIDRITTER, LITTERSKI, LITTERST, MORSBACH, MOSBACHER, MUTHERSBAUGH, PITTERS, RITTER, RITTERSHAUS, SITTERSON, WEILERSBACHER, WITTERS.

  Rittersbacher, Charles E. — of Corsicana, Navarro County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Corsicana, Tex., 1956-67 (acting, 1956-57). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITTERSHAUS (Soundex R362) — See also BATTERSHALL, BRITTER, GRITTER, HALBRITTER, HEIDRITTER, KRIEGSHAUSER, LITTERSKI, LITTERST, MOTTERSHAW, OCKERSHAUSEN, OLSHAUSEN, PITTERS, RITTER, RITTERSBACHER, RUCKELSHAUS, SITTERSON, WINTERSHEIMER, WITTERS.

  Rittershaus, John A. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Barmen, as of 1902-06. Burial location unknown.


RITTGERS (Soundex R326) — See also BOETTGER, BOTTGER, RITT, ROETTGER, RUTGERS, RUTTGER, SCHNITTGER.

  Rittgers, Wesley — of Rippey, Greene County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for Iowa state house of representatives from Greene County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITTHALER (Soundex R346) — See also AUGENTHALER, FEICHTHALER, FRANKENTHALER, GOTTHARDT, LITTHAUER, MATTHAEI, MATTHAIS, MORGANTHALER, REITLER, ROTTLER, SCHLOTTHAUER, THALER, VIERTHALER, VOGENTHALER, WHITTHORNE, WITTHAUS, WITTHOFF.

  Ritthaler, Frank — of Perry, Noble County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RITZ (Soundex R320) — See also CRITZ, FABRITZ, FRITZ, KITZ, MAURITZ, MESERITZ, MORITZ, NITZ, PERITZ, PITZ, PORITZ, PRITZ, PURITZ, REETZ, REITZ, REITZE, RHETTS, RIGHTS, RITZMAN, RITZY, ROTZ, RUTZ, TURITZ, WARITZ, ZACHRITZ.

  RITZ: See also Harlan Francis Hagen
  Ritz, Charles — of Lewistown, Mifflin County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lewistown, Pa., 1853-57. Burial location unknown.
  Ritz, George A. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1914; defeated, 1914. Burial location unknown.
Harold A. Ritz Ritz, Harold Arthur (1873-1948) — also known as Harold A. Ritz — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., July 25, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; circuit judge in West Virginia for the 8th Judicial Circuit, 1906; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, 1909-13; judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1917-22; resigned 1922. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; Elks. Died April 10, 1948 (age 74 years, 260 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James M. Ritz and Catherine (McCarthy) Ritz (1850-1909); brother of Russell Sage Ritz (1886-1933); married, August 15, 1893, to Harriet Eleanor Wilson (1872-1911); married, April 30, 1913, to Helen J. Jackson.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1917
Russell S. Ritz Ritz, Russell Sage (1886-1933) — also known as Russell S. Ritz — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Born in Kellogg, Wayne County, W.Va., February 21, 1886. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1932. Methodist. Died in Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va., February 25, 1933 (age 47 years, 4 days). Interment at Monte Vista Park Cemetery, Bluefield, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Catherine (McCarthy) Ritz (1850-1909) and James M. Ritz; brother of Harold Arthur Ritz (1873-1948); married, June 30, 1909, to Cleon Clyde Boggers (1886-1959).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia and Its People (1913)
  Ritz, Stewart L. — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Richmond County 2nd District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Ritz, W. A. — of Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1912 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.


RITZMAN (Soundex R325) — See also GRITZMACHER, HEITZMAN, KITZMAN, KRITZMAN, LITZMANN, MITZMAN, RITZ, WEITZMAN, WEITZMANN, WRIGHTSMAN, ZITZMAN.

  Ritzman, Orson Nevin (1889-1974) — also known as Orson N. Ritzman — of West Reading, Berks County, Pa. Born in Strausstown, Berks County, Pa., March 14, 1889. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Died in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C., January 12, 1974 (age 84 years, 304 days). Interment at Sharon Memorial Park, Charlotte, N.C.
  Relatives: Married to Carrie C. Gottschall (1886-1927) and Mabel Whiteman Wolfkiel (1894-1945).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


RITZY (Soundex R320) — See also DUTZY, MITZYN, RITZ, TZYALI, WENTZY, YUTZY.

  RITZY: See also Ritzy Moralez


RIUNER (Soundex R560) — See also BALCIUNAS, BIUNNO, CIUNGAN, GIUNCHIGLIANI, RAUNER, REINER, RENER, RENIER, RENNER, REYNER, REYNIER, RHEINER, RIENER, RINER, ROUNER, RYNIER, STASIUN.

  Riuner, Asher Louis — of Georgia. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


RIVALIER (Soundex R146) — See also CAMALIER, CAVALIER, CHEVALIER, MERIVALE, SALIERS, VALIENT, VALIENTE.

  RIVALIER: See also Ernest Rivalier Von Meysenbug


RIVARD (Soundex R163) — See also CHIVARO, DEOLIVARES, GILLIVARY, IVAR, LANDIVAR, OLIVARES, OLIVAREZ, OLIVARRA, REVERDY, ROVERUD, VARD, ZALDIVAR.

  Rivard, William — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 11th Ward, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RIVAS (Soundex R120) — See also ARVIS, IVASCYN, REAVES, REAVIS, REEVES, REVIS, RIEVES, RIVES, SREENIVASA, SRINIVASAN.

  RIVAS: See also John Augustus Sutter, Jr.
  Rivas, Gregorio — U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Samana, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Rivas, Jose — of Glendale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivas, Margarita — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivas, Robert C. — of Bergenfield, Bergen County, N.J. Mayor of Bergenfield, N.J., 2000-02. Still living as of 2002.
  Rivas, Rudolph — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Rivas, Ryland — Democrat. Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives 47th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Rivas, Steve — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivas, Tilo — of Union City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


RIVENBURG (Soundex R151) — See also RIVENBURGH, SCRIVEN.

  RIVENBURG: See also Homer Peter Snyder
  Rivenburg, B. G. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1928 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.


RIVENBURGH (Soundex R151) — See also BLYDENBURGH, BRANDENBURGH, FRECKENBURGH, FREDENBURGH, HARDENBURGH, RIFFENBURGH, RIVENBURG, SCRIVEN, STOUTENBURGH, VANDENBURGH, VANSTEENBURGH, VANVALKENBURGH, VANVOLKENBURGH, VREDENBURGH.

  Rivenburgh, George S. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1893. Burial location unknown.


RIVER (Soundex R160) — See also DRIVER, GRIVER, KOPRIVER, NIVER, REAVER, REVARE, REVERE, REVIER, REVIOR, RIVERA, RIVERIUS, RIVERO, RIVERS, RIVERSMITH, RIVIERE, ROVER, SCHRIVER, SCRIVER, SHRIVER, STAV-RIVER.

  RIVER: See also Judy Stav-River
  River, J. A. — U.S. Attorney for Wyoming, 1884-85. Burial location unknown.


RIVERA (Soundex R160) — See also DELIVERANCE, DRIVER, GARCIA-RIVERA, GOMEZ-RIVERA, GRIVER, KOPRIVER, LIVERANCE, MUNOZ-RIVERA, NASSIVERA, OLIVERA, OLIVERAS, RAVOIRA, RIBERA, RIERA, RIVER, RIVERA-LEZCANO, RIVERIUS, RIVERO, RIVERS, RIVERSMITH, ROVIRA, SCHRIVER, SCRIVER, SHRIVER, TIRADO-RIVERA, VERA.

  RIVERA: See also Herman Badillo — Casimiro Barela — Xiomara Cueves-Rivera — Oscar Garcia-Rivera — Sonia Gomez-Rivera — Jaime E. Gonzalez Rivera — Edelmiro Martinez Rivera — Luis Muñoz Rivera — Mike Rivera Ortega — Melba Rivera-Delgado — Jaime Rivera-Lezcano — Suzette Rivera-MacMurray — Diana Rivera-Martinez — Roberto A. Rivera-Soto — Cirilo Tirado Rivera
  Rivera, Adan — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Democrat. Member of New Mexico state senate 15th District, 1971-72. Still living as of 1972.
  Rivera, Alvin D. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Colorado, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Rivera, Amancio J. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Vice-Consul for Argentina in Boston, Mass., 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Augustin, Jr. — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Bolivar — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Rivera, Carmen — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Rivera, Cheryl — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2000, 2004; elected Massachusetts state house of representatives Tenth Hampden District 2002. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Rivera, Mrs. Clair — of La Jara, Conejos County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Rivera, Confesor — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Rivera, David — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, David A. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Rivera, Dennis — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988, 1996, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Rivera, Dominick — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 2nd District, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Eddy — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1979-80. Still living as of 1980.
  Rivera, Edna — of Haverstraw, Rockland County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Rivera, Henry M. — of New Mexico. Democrat. Member, Federal Communications Commission, 1981-85. Still living as of 1985.
  Rivera, Janet — of Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Rivera, Joel — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Joel Ray — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for New York state assembly 77th District, 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Rivera, Jose — of Caguas, Caguas Municipio, Puerto Rico. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Jose A. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988 (alternate), 1996, 2000, 2004 (alternate), 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Jose Antonio — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Rivera, Jose de Jesus — of Arizona. U.S. Attorney for Arizona, 1998-. Still living as of 1998.
  Rivera, Josephine — of Florence, Fremont County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Rivera, Justina C. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Rivera, Lucy — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Luigi — U.S. Consular Agent in Bari, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Manuel — of San Francisco, Calif. Honorary Consul for Uruguay in San Francisco, Calif., 1934-40. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Marie O. — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Mary — New Alliance candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1990. Female. Still living as of 1990.
  Rivera, Mercedes — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Mernaysa — of Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Rivera, Miguel A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 13th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Molly — of Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Naomi — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Olga — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Rivera, Oscar Garcia — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Puerto Rico. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940; candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1940. Puerto Rican ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Pablo — of Trujillo Alto, Trujillo Alto Municipio, Puerto Rico. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Pascual A. — U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Pedro — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Perfecto — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rivera, Peter — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Rivera, Ramon A. — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Postmaster at San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1920-23. Burial location unknown.
  Rivera, Raymond — of Redwood Falls, Redwood County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Rivera, Richard G. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 13th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Rivera, Robert L. — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Rivera, Samuel — of Passaic, Passaic County, N.J. Mayor of Passaic, N.J., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Rivera, T. C. — of New Mexico. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Mexico, 1922. Burial location unknown.


RIVERA-DELGADO (Soundex R163)

  Rivera-Delgado, Melba — of Canóvanas, Canóvanas Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


RIVERA-LEZCANO (Soundex R164) — See also LEZCANO, RIVERA.

  Rivera-Lezcano, Jaime (born c.1974) — of Parker, Douglas County, Colo. Born about 1974. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


RIVERA-MACMURRAY (Soundex R165)

  Rivera-MacMurray, Suzette — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


RIVERA-MARTINEZ (Soundex R165)

  Rivera-Martinez, Diana — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 15th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


RIVERA-SOTO (Soundex R162)

  Rivera-Soto, Roberto A. (b. 1953) — of Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., November 10, 1953. Lawyer; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 2004-11. Puerto Rican ancestry. Still living as of 2011.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Catherine Mullaney.


RIVERIUS (Soundex R162) — See also CLUVERIUS, DRIVER, ENGLERIUS, GRIVER, KOPRIVER, LIVERIGHT, LIVERIUS, MCGIVERIN, OLIVERIO, RIVER, RIVERA, RIVERO, RIVERS, RIVERSMITH, SCHRIVER, SCRIVER, SHIVERICK, SHRIVER, TAMERIUS, TIBERIU, VALERIUS, VIVERITO.

  RIVERIUS: See also Riverius Marsh


RIVERO (Soundex R160) — See also DRIVER, GRIVER, KOPRIVER, OLIVEROS, ONTIVEROS, RAVOIRA, REVIOR, RIVER, RIVERA, RIVERIUS, RIVERS, RIVERSMITH, ROVIRA, SCHRIVER, SCRIVER, SHRIVER.

  Rivero, Horacio (1910-2000) — also known as "Rivets" — of California. Born in Ponce, Ponce Municipio, Puerto Rico, May 16, 1910. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; U.S. Ambassador to Spain, 1972-74. Puerto Rican ancestry. First U.S. Navy four-star admiral of Hispanic heritage. Died in Coronado, San Diego County, Calif., September 24, 2000 (age 90 years, 131 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, Calif.
  Relatives: Married to Hazel Rivero (1908-1997).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Rivero, Marilyn E. — of Milton, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


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