Marguerite Alwilda Ross (Ritch)
|Also Known As:||"Peggy"|
|Birthplace:||Middletown, NY, United States|
|Death:||Died in Charlotte, NC, United States|
|Cause of death:||Heart failure|
Daughter of Clarence Laurence Ritch and Gertrud Ritch
|Managed by:||Private User|
About Marguerite Alwilda Ross
After serious illness of her mother, Marguerite (presumably since about 1915) stayed with her grandmother, Olive Ritch, who had got custody of her. When she was about 16 years old, she joined her sister Vivian, who had traveled to Philadelphia to stay with her mother.
Marguerite Ritch met her later husband Thomas Ross, who was an intern there, during her education in the Frankfort Hospital Nursing School.
Marguerite Alwilda Ross's Timeline
April 11, 1907
Middletown, NY, United States
b. 4-11-07 d. 4-7-1983
Marguerite was born in Middletown, New York. She attended business school in Philadelphia and then studied for RN degree at Frankford, Hospital, Philadelphia. Her studies ended when she married an intern at Frankford Hospital. Peggy, as she was called, was extremely beautiful and intelligent having almost a photographic memory. Also, she was highly "spirited".
November 22, 1928
April 9, 1982
Charlotte, NC, United States
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Frankfort, NY, United States