Boston, Massachusetts, 1870-1883; Reading, Massachusetts 1883; East Weymouth, Massachusetts, 1917.
From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991). —
Born 1839 in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts; father of Charles A. Ryder.
Ryder was with E. & G. G. Hook firm of Boston, Massachusetts, for five years [1865-1870]; established his own firm, 1870; partner with Joel Butler in Boston, 1871-1872; relocated to Reading Massachusetts, 1883. He was associated with George S. Hutchings firm of Massachusetts, c. 1893. He was in East Weymouth, Massachusetts, 1900; representative of J.W. Steere & Son of Springfield, Massachusetts; in East Weymouth, Massachusetts, 1917; reed and pipe organs. Ryder died April 16, 1922 in East Weymouth, Massachusetts.
We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 20, 2019.