John Ridgway

No physical grave

Biography:    John Ridgway was born in 1821, the seventh child of Hydetown pioneers Charles and Frances Titus Ridgway.

He was married to Malinda Jane Ridgway (1831 – 1900) with whom he had children: Milton, Melbourne, and Lydia. He died in the state asylum at North Warren where he lived for at least twenty-one years before his death. He was eighty years old when he died in 1901.



Use these links to view John Ridgway in the U.S. Census:



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The Titusville Herald, October 30, 1901.