Ryde Social Heritage Group research the social history of the citizens of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Documenting their lives, businesses and burial transcriptions.
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Ann Barrett - Research Leader
Ann Barrett - Research Leader

Our small Research Team added detail to 15 records on the website in February.

Detail this month is mainly from census, birth and marriage registers but also includes:

* The funeral notice for Miss Augusta Clifford in 1931.

* Death of Mr John Patrick Doran in 1984, he had been a Ryde Borough Councillor and the first head of the building department of building at the IW College of Arts & Technology.

* The death of Alderman Edwin Hayden, a former Mayor of Ryde, in 1950.

* The death of Mr Henry William Oscar Weeks in 1955, he had been Ryde’s wartime Mayor.

For the full list of additions made in February please click on the link below.

If you are able to help with this fascinating aspect of our work and could spend even a short time at the Record Office, please contact Ann Barrett, the leader of our Research Team. You can contact Ann by clicking on the Contact Us button at the top of the page.