John L. RittenberryJOHN LUCAS RITTENBERRY
1 stTENNESSEE MOUNTED INFANTRY
USA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 31 August 1938 in Smith County, Tennessee
Died: 8 June 1914 in White County, Tennessee
Buried: Davis Cemetery, White County, Tennessee
Parents: Daniel and Mary A. (Rideout) Rittenberry

1st Married: ?Lucy? Jane Brown in 1856 in Cookeville, Putnam County, Tennessee
Born:
Died: 19 August 1869 in Sumner County, Tennessee
Buried:
Parents:

Children:

  1. Daniel Rittenberry
  2. Isom Beauregard Rittenberry
  3. Sylvester Rittenberry
  4. Robert Rittenberry

2nd Married: Permelia Ann Rittenberry on 13 December 1869 in Smith County, Tennessee
Born: 25 December 1842 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 18 April 1924 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: in an unmarked grave in Bloomington Springs Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Isham and Sarah (?Jones?) Rittenberry

Children:

  1. Darthula Rittenberry
  2. William J. Rittenberry
  3. Richard Rittenberry
  4. John Mack Rittenberry
  5. Martha B. Rittenberry

MILITARY INFORMATION

1 stTennessee Mounted Infantry
Company C

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered as a Private and left service as a Private
  • Age: 24 years
  • Enlisted 2 Mar 1864 at Carthage
  • Residence: Smith County
  • 17 May - 30 Jun 1864: Present
  • Jul - Dec 1864: Present
  • Jan - Apr 1865: Present
  • Mustered Out 23 May 1865 in Nashville

US PENSION APPLICATION

  • Invalid Pension Application Filed on 5 Feb 1876; Invalid: 214070; Certificate: 527,706
  • Widow's Pension Application Filed on 22 June 1914; Widow's: 1029939; Certificate: 782,614
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CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Smith County, TN, Page 231
  • 1860 Census:
  • 1870 Census: Smith County, TN, Page 171
  • 1880 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 168A
  • 1900 Census: Montgomery County, TN, Page 102A
  • 1910 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 216A

ADDITIONAL DATA

Photo Source: Ancestry.com