Note by Phyllis Brown: George Franklin Ritchey was a brother to Charles Ritchey, great-great-grandfather to my husband, Ritchey Brown. From Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois, Volume II, Schuyler County: Francis P. Ritchey The influx of settlers into Schuyler County in 1831 included George F. Ritchey, a man with a […]
Catherine “Kitty” Carrico and Robert Parsons were married 175 years ago – August 31, 1836 – in Bullitt County, Kentucky. Catherine was the daughter of James H. Carrico and Elizabeth Troutman, both born in Maryland. Robert and Catherine had one son, James Parsons.