'Ryder1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Rider of Boughton Place, Ryder of Harrowby, Ryther of Leighton

                               
Dudley Ryder (a 1662, rector of Bedworth, Warwickshire)
m. Ann Bickley (dau of Richard Bickley of Hallaton (brother of Sir Francis, Bart) by Sarah, dau of John Rugeley)
1. Dudley Ryder of Nuneaton probably of this generation
  A. ?? Ryder
  i. Charles Dudley Ryder (Provost of Tuam)
  a. Katherine Ryder (b 1759-60, d 07.03.1800, heir)
  m. (03.02.1781) Samuel Madden of Maddenton, Manor Waterhouse & Snareston Hall (b 06.1756, d 11.06.1814, Lt. Colonel)
2. Richard Ryder of London (younger son)
  m. Elizabeth Marshall (dau of William Marshall of Lincoln's Inn)
  A. Sir Dudley Ryder (b 04.11.1691, d 25.05.1756, Lord Chief Justice, 2nd son)
  m. Anne Newnham (dau of Nathaniel Newnham of Streatham)
i. Nathaniel Ryder, 1st Lord Harrowby of Harrowby (b 03.07.1735, d 20.06.1803)
  m. (22.01.1762) Elizabeth Terrick (d 24.08.1804, dau of Richard Terrick, Bishop of London)
  a. Dudley Ryder, 1st Earl of Harrowby (b 22.12.1762, d 26.12.1847)
  m. (30.07.1795) Susan Leveson-Gower (d 26.05.1838, dau of Granville, 1st Marquess of Stafford)
  (1) Dudley Ryder, 2nd Earl of Harrowby (b 19.05.1798, d 19.11.1882) had issue
  m. (15.09.1823) Frances Stuart (d 29.03.1859, dau of John Stuart, 1st Marquess of Bute)
(2) Granville Dudley Ryder of Westbrook Hay (b 26.11.1799, d 24.11.1879, Captain RN) had issue
  m. (30.05.1825) Georgiana Augusta Somerset (d 30.03.1865, dau of Henry Charles, 6th Duke of Beaufort)
  (3) Frederick Dudley Ryder (b 11.07.1806, d 19.11.1882) had issue
  m. (14.08.1839) Marian Charlotte Emily Cockayne (d 31.03.1878, dau of Thomas Cockayne of Ickleford House)
  (4) Susan Ryder (d 30.06.1827)
  m. (04.07.1817) Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue (b 13.02.1783, d 14.09.1861)
  (5) Mary Ryder (d 05.08.1900)
  m. (15.07.1828) Edward Saurin (d 28.02.1878, Admiral RN, son of Rt.Hon. William)
  (6) Georgiana Elizabeth Ryder (b c1804, d 22.08.1884)
  m. (12.12.1825) John Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie, 2nd Lord Wharncliffe (23.04.1801, d 22.10.1855)
  (7) Louisa Ryder (d 09.01.1899)
  m. (19.02.1833) George Matthew Fortescue of Boconnoc & Dropmore (b 21.05.1791, d 24.01.1877)
  b. Richard Ryder (b 05.07.1766, dsp 18.09.1832, MP)
  m. (01.08.1799) Frederica Skynner (d 08.08.1821, dau of Sir John Skynner)
  c. Henry Ryder, Bishop of Lichfield & Coventry (b 21.07.1777, d 31.03.1836) had issue
  m. (15.12.1802) Sophia Philipps (d 30.08.1862, dau of Thomas March Phillipps of Garendon Park)
  d. Elizabeth Ryder (d 20.10.1830)

 

 

Thomas Ryther of Lynstead, Kent
(1) The family of Thomas is identified in DNB (1885-1800, vol 50, "William Ryder") as "descended from Sir William Ryther of Ryther". DNB provides the descent to Lord Mayor Sir William's children.
(2) Regarding the Boughton Place line, BHO reports that "These Riders seem to be descended from those of Low Layton, in Essex, ... of which family was Sir William Rider, lord mayor of London". We speculate that the connection was as shown below.
1. Thomas Ryther or Ryder of Mucklestone, Staffordshire
m. _ Poole of Staffordshire
  A. Edward Ryder or Rither of Leyton, Essex (d 16096)
  B. Sir William Ryder or Rider or Rither 'of the Mote, Kent', later of Leyton, Lord Mayor of London (b c1544, d 30.08.1611)
  m. Elizabeth Stone (dau of Richard Stone of Holme)
  i. Ferdinando Ryther or Ryder (dvp 1603)
  ii. Mary Ryther or Ryder (bur 25.02.1642)
  m. (before 02.1597) Sir Thomas Lake of Canons (bpt 10.1561, d 09.1630, Secretary of State)
  iii. Susan Ryther or Ryder
  m. Sir Thomas Caesar (Baron of the Exchequer)
2. ?? Ryther or Ryder
A. ?? Ryder or Rider
  Uncertain on number of intervening generations.
  i. ?? Ryder or Rider
  a. Thomas Rider
  m. Philadelphia Barnham (dau of Sir Robert Barnham)
  (1) Sir Barnham Rider (d 1728)
  Some details of Barnham's family come from CountyGen (Kent, Berry, p395).
  m. (1717) _ Littleton (dau of Admiral _ Littleton)
  (A) Sir Thomas Rider of Boughton Place (d unm 1786)
(B) Elizabeth Rider
  Berry shows that Elizabeth m. Sir Nathaniel Powel, Bart. However, that appears to be wrong. It is noted that Sir Nathaniel Powell, 2nd Bart of Ewhurst, married an Elizabeth Barnham, aunt of the above Philadelphia. The dates confirm that his wife was probably a few generations earlier than this Elizabeth.
  (C) daughter
  (2) ?? Rider
  BHO reports that the above Sir Thomas was succeeded by his first cousin ...
  (A) Ingram Rider of Boughton Place (a 1798)
  (i) Thomas Rider of Boughton Place (dsp) possibly fits here
  m. ?? Pinnock (b after 1782, dau of Rev. Thomas Pinnock of Ippollets by Anne Dalmahoy)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 21.11.07) : BP1934 (Harrowby)
(2) For lower section (uploaded 02.03.17, expanded 24.04.17) : DNB (1885-1800, vol 50, "William Ryder"), BHO ('The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent, vol 5, 'Parishes: Boughton Monchensie')
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