Location: Pike County KY

Biography of William L. Ryder

Prominent among the businessmen of Payette is William Louis Ryder, who for eight years has been closely identified with the history of the city as a representative of one of its most important business interests. He is a man of keen discrimination and sound judgment, and his executive ability and excellent management have brought to the concern with which he is connected a large degree of success. The safe, conservative policy which he inaugurated commends itself to the judgment of all, and has secured to the company a patronage which makes the volume of trade transacted over its counters of great importance and magnitude. The prosperity of the Payette Valley Mercantile Company, Limited, is certainly due in a large measure to its president and manager, the gentleman whose name initiates this review. Mr. Ryder claims Kentucky as the state of his nativity, and was born in Louisa, Lawrence County, February 5, 1847. His ancestors were early settlers of the east and south. His grandfather. John Ryder, removed from Pennsylvania to Virginia, and Levi Ryder, father of our subject, from Virginia to Kentucky. He married Miss Martha Burns, and was engaged in the manufacture and sale of harness, saddlery and other goods in that line. He died of pneumonia, in the thirty-fifth year of his age. His wife survived him for some time, and reached the age of seventy-six years....

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Pike County, Kentucky Census Records

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Pike County, Kentucky Cemetery Records

Pike County Pike County, Kentucky Cemetery Records Hosted at Pike County USGenWeb Archives Project Adkins Cemetery Basil Robinson Cemetery Billie Dotson Cemetery Bostic Cemetery Brushy Creek Buddy Ratliff Cemetery Calvin Hopkins Cemetery Casebolt Cemetery Causey Cemetery Chapman Cemetery Charles Cemetery Childress Cemetery Cline Cemetery David Coleman Cemetery Daugherty Cemetery Delbert (Deb) Cemetery Dils Cemetery Dotson Cemetery Ellis Coleman Cemetery Elswick Cemetery Fields Cemetery Gannon Family Cemetery George S Belcher Cemetery George W. Dotson Cemetery George and Ebba Dotson Cemetery Griffey (Griffith)-Estep Cemetery Hopkins Cemetery Hunt Family Cemetery Hunt/Bostic Cemetery I. B. Sanders Cemetery Indian Burial Ground & McCoy Cemetery J. Harry Charles Cemetery Joe Keene Cemetery John Morgan Potter Family Cemetery John & Sally Dotson Cemetery Justice Cemetery Kendrick Cemetery Leslie Cemetery Lookout Cemetery Lowe-Maynard Cemetery Mary Yates Cemetery May Family Cemetery McCoy Cemetery Mose Adkins Cemetery New Elijah S. Wolford Cemetery Old Elijah S. Wolford Cemetery Old Prate Cemetery Ona Belcher Cemetery Popular Creek Cemetery Potter Family Cemetery Ratliff Cemetery Poyster Justice Cemetery Prater/Adkins Cemetery Ratliff Cemetery Ratliff Cemetery , Part 2 Ratliff-Coleman Cemetery Sansom – Woodman Cemetery Scott Cemetery , Partial Small McCoy Cemetery Stanley Family Cemetery Swiney Family Cemetery Taylor Cemetery Unknown Name Cemetery Pike County, Kentucky Cemetery Records Hosted at Pike County, Kentucky KYGenWeb Anderson Cemetery Barker Family Cemetery Kings Cemetery # 1 Rob Fork of Caney Creek Pike County Cemetery Listings (Alfred Branham Cemetery,...

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