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Zilpha Shinn

Zilpha Shinn[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Female 1808 - 1887  (78 years)

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  • Name Zilpha Shinn 
    Born 31 Dec 1808  Shinnston, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1850  District 21, Harrison, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1860  Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1870  Eagle, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1880  Coal, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 20 Nov 1887  Shinnston, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 20 Nov 1887  Sardis Cemetery, Simpson's Creek, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Also Known As:<_AKA> Zilpah, Zelpha, Zilphia, Zelphia
      Ancestral File Number: XVXK-61
      1640. ZILPHA SHINN (6).--LUCRETIA (5), BENJAMIN (4), JOSEPH (3),
      JAMES (2), JOHN (1).

      Zilpha, eldest child of Clement and Lucretia (Shinn) Shinn, born at Shinnston, Va., 12/31/1808; m. Bennett Rittenhouse and remained inVirginia until its dismemberment, when she fell into West Virginia; she died in 1887. Children:

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      1. Justine Rittenhouse (7), Dola, W. Va. 2. Addison Rittenhouse (7), Brown,
      W. Va. 3. Omar Rittenhouse (7). 4. David Rittenhouse (7). 5. Susannah
      Rittenhouse (7), who married a Mr. Powell. 6. ElizabethRittenhouse
      (7), who married a Mr. Ray.
      7. Jane Rittenhouse (7), b. 7/2/1842;m. R. S. Ogden, 2/28/1860, and died on
      the fortieth anniversary of her wedding day, 2/28/1900; member of the
      Baptist Church for thirty-five years and performed every duty faithfully; her
      husband, eight sons and four daughters survived her; she was buried in the
      Masonic Elk View Cemetery, Clarksburg, W. Va., her eight sons being pall
      bearers.
      8. Okey Rittenhouse (7), b. 7/2/1846; m., 3/3/1868, Lueza V. Swiger, and had
      children:
      1. Ashby Rittenhouse (8); b. 4/7/1869; m., 12/25/1892, Armatha Swiger, and
      had:
      1. Willis Allen. 2. Carlie. 3.Altie Maude. 4. Virgil Mascoe, all of Clarksburg,
      W. Va.
      2. Lloyd Ernest Rittenhouse (8). 3. Annie Maude Rittenhouse (8).
      4. Robert Emmet Rittenhouse (8).5. Flora May Rittenhouse (8).
      6. Brantly Rittenhouse (8). 7. Grover ClevelandRittenhouse (8).
      8. Clyde Flemming Rittenhouse (8). All of Clarksburg, W. Va.

      _UIDCFF0EB16F99BDF448E848FE7E4FF68C81275
    Person ID I20978  MRP Tree | DESCENDANTS OF JOHN SHINN
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2015 

    Father Clement Shinn, Jr,   b. 24 Nov 1786, Middle Creek, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1868, Carroll, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Lucretia Shinn,   b. Oct 1785, Simpsons Creek, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1868, Carroll, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1808  Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9351  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bennett Rittenhouse,   b. 31 Oct 1804, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1876, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 7 Jan 1828  Simpsons Creek, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Rittenhouse,   b. 11 Nov 1828, Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1912, St Joseph, Andrew, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Addison Rittenhouse,   b. Sep 1830, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917  (Age ~ 86 years)
     3. Susannah Rittenhouse,   b. 1832, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1825/1850  (Age 18 years)
    +4. Justin Rittenhouse,   b. 16 Jun 1833, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1919, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. David Rittenhouse,   b. 1835, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1912, Springfield, Clark, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Sylvester Rittenhouse,   b. 1837, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Savilla Rittenhouse,   b. 30 Jun 1837, Harrison, Charles, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1879  (Age 42 years)
     8. Susannah Rittenhouse,   b. 1840, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Jane Rittenhouse,   b. 2 Jan 1842, Sardis, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1900, Sardis, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     10. Omar Rittenhouse,   b. 1843, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +11. Okey Johnson Rittenhouse,   b. 21 Jul 1846, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1919, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +12. Roland Rittenhouse,   b. 1850, Harrison, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1850  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F236  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Dec 1808 - Shinnston, Harrison, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Jan 1828 - Simpsons Creek, Harrison, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Harrison, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Coal, Harrison, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Nov 1887 - Shinnston, Harrison, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Nov 1887 - Sardis Cemetery, Simpson's Creek, Harrison, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Coal, Harrison, West Virginia; Roll: 1404; Family History Film: 1.
      Birth date: abt 1809 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1880 Residence place: Coal, Harrison, West Virginia, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=14620965&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    2. [S8] 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Eagle, Harrison, West Virginia; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: .
      Birth date: abt 1809 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Eagle, Harrison, West Virginia, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=5488446&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    3. [S234] West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.
      Birth date: abt 1808 Birth place: Death date: Dec 1887 Death place: Sardis, Harrison, West Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=fswestvirginiadeath&h=88687&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    4. [S4] 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: , Harrison, Virginia; Roll: ; Page: 801; Image: 291.
      Birth date: abt 1808 Birth place: Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Harrison, Virginia, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34180123&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    5. [S9] Family Trees and LDS, This information is obtained from Public and Private Family Trees and Data Collections including but not limited to: LDS, Ancestry, WFT, MyFamily etc., (Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual private or public files. This infomation is not a "Primary Source".).

    6. [S12] 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: District 21, Harrison, Virginia; Roll: M432_950; Page: 106B; Imag.
      Birth date: abt 1808 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1850 Residence place: District 21, Harrison, Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=15795103&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    7. [S9] Family Trees and LDS, This information is obtained from Public and Private Family Trees and Data Collections including but not limited to: LDS, Ancestry, WFT, MyFamily etc., (Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual private or public files. This infomation is not a "Primary Source".), Ancestry Family Trees.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=22755840&pid=20978


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