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The Compton Abbas Rideouts: Thomas and who?

I’ve recently been examining incidences of the name Philip RIDEOUT amongst the S&DFHS collection of family trees. Having uncovered a nest of churchmen called Philip (see blog) I wondered if other so named men belonged to the same tree. The area … Continue reading

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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

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