Rylands family records

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 RYL/2
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 No 72.
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      9 items.

Scope and Content

Various records relating to the Rylands family, mainly dating from after the death of John Rylands in 1888. This sub-group contains memorial volumes, genealogical notes and cuttings from related articles.


RYL/2/3-5 were donated to Rylands and Sons Ltd in 1941 by Charles Whitehorn, Head Postmaster of Derby. A letter from Whitehorn is enclosed in RYL/2/3.