Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

Contents:
Author: U.S. Congress

Ritchie, David

Ritchie, David, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Canonsburg, Washington County, Pa., August 19, 1812; was graduated from Jefferson College, Canonsburg, Pa., in 1829, and subsequently at Heidelberg, Germany; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1835 and commenced practice in Pittsburgh, Pa.; elected as a Republican to the Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth, and Thirty-fifth Congresses (March 4, 1853-March 3, 1859); was appointed associate judge of the court of common pleas of Allegheny County in 1862 and served nine months; resumed the practice of his profession; died in Pittsburgh, Pa., January 24, 1867.

Contents:

Related Resources

None available for this document.

Download Options


Title: Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

Select an option:

*Note: A download may not start for up to 60 seconds.

Email Options


Title: Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

Select an option:

Email addres:

*Note: It may take up to 60 seconds for for the email to be generated.

Chicago: U.S. Congress, "Ritchie, David," Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949 in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1741 Original Sources, accessed February 7, 2023, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=8E1TP3URTZMCBRL.

MLA: U.S. Congress. "Ritchie, David." Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949, in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1741, Original Sources. 7 Feb. 2023. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=8E1TP3URTZMCBRL.

Harvard: U.S. Congress, 'Ritchie, David' in Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949. cited in , U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1741. Original Sources, retrieved 7 February 2023, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=8E1TP3URTZMCBRL.