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Darwin Correspondence Project

Lawrence Ruck


Landowner. Married Mary Anne Matthews in 1841. Father of Amy Richenda Ruck, who married Francis Darwin in 1874.


BMD (Death index, Marriage index)

Census returns of England and Wales 1881 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG11/5478/64/18)

Montgomeryshire collections 17: 52

ODNB s.v. Darwin, Bernard Richard Meirion, and Darwin, Sir Francis.


BMD: General Register Office, England and Wales civil registration indexes. England & Wales birth index, 1837–1983. England and Wales marriage index, 1837–1983. England and Wales death index, 1837–1983. Online database. Provo, Utah: The Generations Network. 2006.

Montgomeryshire collections: Collections historical & archaeological relating to Montgomeryshire (and its borders). 48 vols. Welshpool: Powysland Club. 1868–1943.

ODNB: Oxford dictionary of national biography: from the earliest times to the year 2000. (Revised edition.) Edited by H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. 60 vols. and index. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2004.