Ralph Willett Ayde born Philadelphia 1770, eldest son of Stephen Payne Adye (d. 1794): Captain & Brig. Major died in Gibraltar on 22.x.1804 (aged 34), his son John Willett Ayde, having died before him on 20.iii.1804 (aged 2). 1799 married Elizabeth Sarah Bawtree, born at Wivenhoe 1771; died 20.xii.1856. Another son Stephen Bawtree Ayde, officer in the army, died on service 4.ii.1832.
For date of death, see Kane p. 18 and: