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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Charles William RYDER

Born 28 May 1905 [138] in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Son of John RYDER and Agnes WILLIAMS [239: Tree 14C]
His father was the son of English born John RYDER and Aboriginal woman Sarah BUNDERAN [239: Tree 14C]
His birth occurred before his parents married in 1905 and he had been registered as Charles WILLIAMS, son of Agnes WILLIAMS [15]
Married (1) Mary Ellen PONTON in 1923 [66]
He and his wife sent a floral tribute for the grave of "Father of Carnamah" Donald MACPHERSON in 1931 [4: 22-Aug-1931]
In 1952 he was living in Dalwallinu [39: 25-Jun-1952]
He advertised in June 1952 that although he was known as Charles RYDER his name was in fact Charles WILLIAMS [39: 25-Jun-1952]
In the advertisement he stated that from then onward he must be recognised as Charles WILLIAMS [39: 25-Jun-1952]
Married (2) Joan Kathleen JONES in 1962 [66]
Died 14 December 1964; buried at the Mandurah Cemetery in Mandurah, Western Australia [138]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Charles William Ryder' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 4 July 2022 from [reference list]

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