Author Archives: Prevaricat

An Investigation into Giles Ridout of Virginia and the London connection

Early history of the family of Giles Ridout (b~1666) According to Arthur George Ridout (1852-1939), a genealogist whose work I often use as a basis for research, a chap called Giles Ridout was born in ~1600, in an unknown town … Continue reading

Posted in Individual | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Rev. George Ridout (1820-1908)

George was born on the 23rd January 1820 at Newland, Gloucestershire and died 25th October 1908 at Eastbourne.  His parents were George Ridout (1788-1813) & Mary Ann Dowell and grandfather was John Gibbs Ridout (1757-1823). He attended Emmanuel College, Cambridge and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments