Tag: Francis H. Rittenhouse

  • Francis H. Rittenhouse

    Francis H. Rittenhouse

    Francis Hull Rittenhouse came into the world on June 29, 1923, in the vibrant city of Camden, New Jersey. He was the cherished child of John F. and Madeline “Nell” Rittenhouse. In his family circle, he had an elder brother named John and the companionship of two older step-brothers, Robert and William Rowan. The Rittenhouse…

  • Rittenhouse Comment

    Rittenhouse Comment

    My grandmother and grandfather were the owners of the store at 941 Point Street. My father was his son… his name was Francis Hull Rittenhouse. He worked at Mathis Shipyard and so did my uncle John Rittenhouse. My grandmother, after my grandfather died, needed to make money and was a bootlegger and she had an…