Seeking help on the family ofMinerva Haseltine PATTERSON(1852—aft 1920)and. William Henry RITTER. (1844-1929).Minerva is the great granddaughter of Alexander NEGLEY of Pittsburgh.Minerva Patterson and William Ritter married on Sept.4,1873in Butler Co., PA
Minerva and William had 8 known children, all apparently born in BUTLER CO., PA:
3.Joseph Lewis, 1879-1944Joseph Lewis m. Margaret Shannon in 1904 in Butler Co., PA.Margaret (b. 1882 in PA) was the daughter of Orlando Shannons and Rachel Irons.In the 1930 census, Joseph was an insurance agent in Washington state.Joseph and Margaret had one known son:Elias S. Ritter, b. 1912 in WA and d. 2000 in POLK CO., OR.
Question:Did Elias ever marry and have childen?IF he married, what was the name of his wife, etc.?