Ridgely Historical Society
Ridgely’s first Historical Society – www.ridgelyhistoricalsociety.com was formed by Janice White in November of 2005. In March of 2006, the Ridgely Historical Society became a chapter of the Caroline County Historical Society and adapted the following mission statement:
“In order to promote public awareness and appreciation of the history of Ridgely and Caroline County, the Ridgely Chapter collects, preserves and makes available to the public, historical records and artifacts of local interest. The Chapter encourages historical inquiry, historical preservation and supports scholarly research, believing that an understanding of the past will illuminate the present and procide vision for the future”.
ACTIVE MEMBERS INCLUDE:
Rodney Dobson – Secretary
Betty Jean Mumford
Linda Moore – Vice President
Cathy Schwab – President
Jerry Sutton – Treasurer
Janice White – Retired President
Anyone interested in joining the Ridgely Historical Society should write to: PO Box 155, Ridgely, MD 21660 .