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A new generation: John Ridout’s oldest son, John

My x3 great grandfather, John Ridout’s only surviving child with his first wife Sarah HODGES was named for his father. John was baptised in St Swithin’s church, Walcot Street on Sunday 10th March 1811. His parents were living somewhere within … Continue reading

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My x3 great uncles: Charles and Samuel Ridout

My x3 great grandfather John Ridout did not grow up alone. The registers of Sherborne Abbey record the following baptisms and burials of his siblings: 19th July 1783 James, child of John & Susanna buried 25th December 1787 Charles, child … Continue reading

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