John Ritchie

ID# 6356, (c 1847 - )

John Ritchie was born c 1847 at Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland .

John Ritchie married Janet Duthie on 17 Oct 1872 at Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeenshire.

John recorded the birth of Anne Duthie Ritchie on 23 Mar 1888 11 Well Street, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,

At 1.30 AM
Parents: John Ritchie, Fisherman & Janet Duthie
Married: 17th October 1872, Pitsligo

John Ritchie, Father was the informant of the birth.1,2

John appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at 2 Well Street, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Jane and Anne ;
RITCHIE John, Head, 44, Fisherman, Pitsligo
RITCHIE Jane, Wife, 41, Pitsligo
RITCHIE Jeannie M, Dau, 14, Serv (Dom) Pitsligo
RITCHIE George, Son, 10, Scholar, Pitsligo
RITCHIE Alexander J, Son, 8, Scholar, Pitsligo
RITCHIE Jessie D, Dau, 5, Scholar, Pitsligo
RITCHIE Ann D, Dau, 3, Pitsligo.3

John and Janet had 5 known children according to the 1891 Census - may have had more.

Child of John Ritchie and Janet Duthie


  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1888 - Pitsligo Aberdeen 233/00 0024. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census ( New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Pitsligo Aberdeen, ED 1 Pg 14, Rego 233 - via Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.