i am looking for relatives by the surname of Ritchey/Richey/ Ritchie.

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My Ritchey family begins with Lafayette Ritchey 1840-1923 born in Kentucky died in Lincoln Nebraska was the father of my dad's mother Ella Clarice RitcheyI have traced the family to Duncan Ritchey 1475-1525 who was born in Scotland extend the search past Michael his father 1450.  Beginning with William Ritchey the family came from Ireland 1700-1794,

in Genealogy Help by Mary Fleming G2G Crew (310 points)

Dear Mary,

   Welcome to WikiTree!  Sounds like you will be busy attaching your people  to the big family tree.   If this is your Lafayette Ritchey, you can attach this source to his profile when you get there.

"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M46J-6KJ : 17 October 2014), Lafayette Richie, Missouri, United States; citing p. 30, family 204, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,288.

  Good luck with your research.  I hope you enjoy WikiTree. -NGP

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Hi Mary,  I had a lot of emails a while back with Ann Ritchie who had ties to the Penny line from Scotland.  I believe she lived in New Zealand.  I had heard she had died but have no proof of that.  Hope this helps you in some way, I do have some Ritchie in my watchlist:

Alexander Ritchie ancestors Find Relationship edit 23 Sep 1879 Old Deer, Aberdeenshire, Scotland - 09 Sep 1961 Managed by You Ritchie-2545 Jan 15, 2017 Privacy Level: Open (White)
Elizabeth (Penny) Ritchie ancestors Find Relationship edit 05 May 1876 Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland - 24 Apr 1965 Managed by You Penny-1190 May 1, 2017 Privacy Level: Open (White)
James Farquhar Ritchie ancestors Find Relationship edit abt 1865 Managed by You Ritchie-2546 Jan 15, 2017
by Laura Bozzay G2G6 Pilot (630k points)

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