John Ritter Edit Profile
He received a limited schooling and apprenticed as a printer. Ritter was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-eighth and Twenty-ninth Congresses. He was not a candidate for renomination in 1846.
He served as editor and publisher of the Adler, a German newspaper, at Reading, Pennsylvania. He died in Reading in 1851. Interment in the Charles Evans Cemetery.
He was a member of the State constitutional convention in 1836.