Robert Hutton Ritchie

Robert Hutton Ritchie
b. 30/11/1844
d. 1919 New Zealand
m. to Francis (Fanny) Hunt


Fanny Hunt 1st husband was William d. 1888 of measles leaving her with 3 small children. She then married Robert Ritchie

  Ellen Bridget Boon
b. 31 Aug 1869 Chatham Islands
m. 13 Jun 1893 to
Patrick McDrury

mother Mary Jane Boon

Hunt child
Hunt child
Hunt child

Robert's house on the
Chatham Islands, NZ











Robert Hutton Ritchie came to NZ about 1863 and he and his brother, Thomas Ritchie II, who had arrived about nine months later, worked for their cousin at Hall, Ritchie & Co. in Lyttelton. They farmed on the Chatham Islands.
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Ellen Bridget Boon from Ritchie's dairy
Saturday 4th September 1869
Mary Boon confined. Robert went to Waitangi to get advice concerning Mary Boon from Captain Thomas

Probate Robert Hutton Ritchie
RITCHIE Robert Hutton - Christchurch - Retired Farmer 1919








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