Louisa Read

F, b. 1850, d. 1896
FatherJames Read
MotherMary Ripley
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Louisa Read was born in 1850. 
She was the daughter of James Read and Mary Ripley
Death*Louisa Read died in 1896. 

Family

Joshua Holmes Smith b. 1847, d. 1898
Children

Louise Read1

F, b. circa 1870, d. 1956
FatherJames Chappell Read1 b. 1838, d. 1873
MotherJane Harrison1
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Aug 2011
Birth*Louise Read was born circa 1870.1 
She was the daughter of James Chappell Read and Jane Harrison.1 
Marriage*Louise Read married Herbert Chesley Harrison on 30 December 1924 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.1 
Death*Louise Read died in 1956 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.1 

Family

Herbert Chesley Harrison

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Lydia Read1

F, b. circa 1838
FatherWilliam Read1 b. 1791, d. 1867
MotherSally Palmer1 b. c 1795, d. 10 Oct 1842
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited23 Jun 2004
Birth*Lydia Read was born circa 1838 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of William Read and Sally Palmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S2119] Census 1851: Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, 1851, Microfilm Roll C-998, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Maggie Read1

F, b. August 1903
FatherAlton G. Read1 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward1 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Maggie Read was born in August 1903 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMaggie Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 6 June 1911 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S6618] 1911 Canada Census - Alton G. Read, Household #36, 3 - 7 June 1911, Microfilm Page 3, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Margaret Read1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherWilliam Read1 b. 1791, d. 1867
MotherMary Ann Bowser1 b. 1812, d. 1873
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited23 Jun 2004
Birth*Margaret Read was born circa 1845 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of William Read and Mary Ann Bowser.1 

Citations

  1. [S2119] Census 1851: Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, 1851, Microfilm Roll C-998, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Marion Florence Read1

F, b. 6 March 1899, d. 21 June 1953
Marion Florence (Read) Oxenham (1899-1953). Photo courtesy of Leslie (Farnworth) Young.
FatherThomas Whittemore Read1 b. 26 Jan 1857, d. 29 May 1902
MotherElvira Davidson1 b. 9 Jun 1855, d. 1933
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited15 Nov 2013
Name-ComMarion Florence Read is commonly known as Marion.2,3 
Birth*She was born on 6 March 1899 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
She was the daughter of Thomas Whittemore Read and Elvira Davidson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMarion Florence Read was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of Thomas Whittemore Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas Whittemore (age 44) were his wife Elvira Davidson (age 45), their children, Lorne (age 13) and Marion (age 2). His occupation was recorded as Master Mariner (ship's captain). The family religion was Universalist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMarion Florence Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 4 June 1911 in the household of Elvira Davidson in Convent St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Elvira (age 55) were her son Lorne (age 23) and daughter Marion (age 12). Lorne was a photographer. The family religion was Methodist.3
Marriage*Marion Florence Read married Arthur L. Oxenham, son of Thomas Oxenham and Sarah.1 
Death*Marion Florence Read died on 21 June 1953 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, at age 54.1,4 

Family

Arthur L. Oxenham b. 31 October 1887, d. 1960
Children

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6272] 1901 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 14, Family #135.
  3. [S6464] 3-4 June 1911 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 3, Family #26.
  4. [S8639] Personal correspondence, with Leslie Young (Winnipeg, Manitoba). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Mary Read1

F, b. January 1652
FatherJohn Read1 b. 1604, d. 7 Sep 1685
MotherSarah Lessie1 b. 1614, d. 23 Apr 1702
Relationship7th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Apr 2007
Birth*Mary Read was born in January 1652.1 
She was the daughter of John Read and Sarah Lessie.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Mary Read1

F, b. 4 August 1690
FatherIsrael Read1 b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells1 d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Mary Read was born on 4 August 1690.1 
She was the daughter of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Mary Read1

F, b. 1823, d. 4 August 1895
FatherBenjamin Read1 b. c 1777, d. 1868
MotherRebecca Allen1
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited29 Aug 2012
Birth*Mary Read was born in 1823 in New Brunswick.2,3,4 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Read and Rebecca Allen.1 
Marriage*Mary Read married Joseph Bradshaw on 13 October 1841 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island; they were married by license, by the Lieutenant Governor, by Rev. Robt. Patterson, recorded 2 May 1843. Witnesses were George Shaw and William Meeks.5
Marriage Registration, Joseph Bradshaw and Mary Read.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Bradshaw in Lot 26, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 70) were his wife Mary (age 58), children Rebecca (age 29), Clarence (age 23), Winslow (age 21), Frederick (age 19), Alfred (age 17) and Mary Alberta (age 13). There was also a lodger, Charles Tufts, a mason. Joseph, Winslow Frederick and Alfred were farmers, Clarence a student.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1891 in the household of Joseph Bradshaw in Lot 26, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 80) were his wife Mary (age 68), children Rebecca (age 30, - 29 in 1881!), Winslow (age 29), Frederick (age 27), and Mary Alberta 'Bertie' (age 21). Joseph & Winslow were farmers, Frederick a student and Bertie a music teacher.3
Death*Mary Read died on 4 August 1895 in Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,4 
Burial*She was buried in United - Baptist Church Cemetery, Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.34227,-63.70289. Stone 41.
Inscription: Joseph Bradshaw / Died / Mar. 13, 1896 / Aged 85 Years / - / Mary Read / Wife of / Joseph Bradshaw / Died / Aug. 4, 1895 / Aged 72 Years / - / Blessed are the dead / who die in the Lord / BRADSHAW.
Left: Also / Their daughter / Mary Alberta / Bradshaw / Died / June 26, 1903 / Aged 31 years.4
Tombstone, Joseph Bradshaw (1811-1896), his wife Mary Read (1823-1895), their daughter Mary Alberta Bradshaw (1872-1903). United/Baptist Cemetery, Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.

Family

Joseph Bradshaw b. 1811, d. 13 March 1896
Children

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6806] 1881 Canada Census - Lot 26, Prince Edward Island, household of Joseph Bradshaw, 1881, digital image LAC Roll C_13162, Page 36, Family #137, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S6807] 1891 Canada Census - Lot 26, Prince Edward Island, household of Joseph Bradshaw, 1891, digital image LAC Roll T-6383, Page 28, Family #124, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S6797] Cemetery Marker, Joseph Bradshaw marker inscription; read by David A. Walker, 2012.
  5. [S6905] Unknown spouses' names, (13 October 1841), Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888 (1839-1844), Page 151, Image 77, Joseph Bradshaw & Mary Read , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers.

Mary Read1

F, b. circa 1859
FatherJohn Gideon Read1 b. 27 Feb 1826, d. 1907
MotherMary Jane Tower1 d. 1912
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Mary Read was born circa 1859 in U.S.A.1 
She was the daughter of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of John Gideon Read in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S6613] 1881 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #324, 1881, Microfilm LAC Roll C_13183, Page 69, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S6614] 1861 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household of John G. Read, 1861, Microfilm LAC Roll C-1006, Page 35, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S6619] 1871 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #151, 1871, Microfilm LAC Roll C-10392, Page 44, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Mary E. Read

F
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Family

Roland MacMahon
Child

Mary Faustina Read1

F, b. 4 May 1903
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Name-ComMary Faustina Read is commonly known as Mary Read.2 
Birth*She was born on 4 May 1903 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for her Late Registration of Birth was her mother, Lucinda May (Tower) Read (recorded here as Reade), of Bridgedale, Albert County, New Brunswick, dated 24 October 1962 at Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.2 
Alt-BirthAn alternate birth date is in May 1902 in New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Faustina Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Faustina Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.3 
Marriage*Mary Faustina Read married Gordon Herbert Babcock, son of Silas Babcock and Eunice Tower, on 28 December 1922 in clergyman's residence, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license. Gordon Herbert Babcock was a farmer, bachelor, 24 years of age, Baptist, living in Johnsons Mills. Mary Faustina Read was a spinster, 19 years of age, Baptist, living in Johnsons Mills.4 
Name Variation As of 1962, Mary Faustina Read is also known as Mary Faustina Reade; this spelling of her surname was recorded on her Late Registration of Birth, as witnessed by her mother, who also signed her name as Lucinda Reade.1 

Family

Gordon Herbert Babcock b. circa 1898

Citations

  1. [S8854] Mary Faustina Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F18906, Code 1903--801919 (filed 24 October 1962), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S6612] 1911 Canada Census - Alpheus Read, Household #120, 1911, Microfilm Page 12, Line 19, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8858] 1921 Canada Census, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Alpheus Read household #48, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 38, Page #5, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8855] Gordon Herbert Babcock & Mary Faustina Read marriage, 28 December 1922, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F19682, Code B4/1922, Number 3123.

Mary J . Read1,2

F, b. 4 April 1879, d. 25 August 1933
FatherJames Johnson Read b. 21 Jan 1843, d. 6 Aug 1921
MotherSarah Ann Bowser b. 1861, d. 16 Apr 1879
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith (#1)
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith (#2)
Descendants of John de Heneage (#1)
Descendants of John de Heneage (#2)
Descendants of William de Honywood (#1)
Descendants of William de Honywood (#2)
Descendants of William Read (#1)
Descendants of William Read (#2)
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Birth*Mary J . Read was born on 4 April 1879. Sarah Bowser died less than two weeks after Mary's birth, presumably caused by this first and only birth. Mary was subsequently raised in the household of William Townshend and his wife Lydia Ann Bowser.3 
She was the daughter of James Johnson Read and Sarah Ann Bowser
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary J . Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of George Read in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household of George (age 82), now widowed, were his son Johnson (age 38), also widowed, daughter Celia (age 30), George (age 4) and Mary (age 2), children of Johnson. George and Johnson were both farmers. Their religion was Baptist. The on-line copy of the census page is of very poor quality, so is not displayed here.4 
Marriage*Mary J . Read married Albert Gilbert Patterson, son of Gilbert Patterson and Sarah Ann Townsend, on 28 November 1894 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; "m. Jolicure (West. Co.) Nov. 28, by Rev. A.H. Lavers, Albert Patterson / Mary J. Read d/o Johnson Read." They lived on the Baie Verte Road where they had five children (note from Ron Townshend).5 
Death*Mary J . Read died on 25 August 1933 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 54.6 
Burial*She was buried in the Point de Bute United Church Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.6 

Family

Albert Gilbert Patterson b. 4 December 1873, d. 25 June 1932
Children

Citations

  1. Her surname was spelled Reid on the Late Registration of Birth for her son Earl, as witnessed by his aunt Mrs. Annabell (Wells) Oulton, in 1945.
  2. [S8848] Eva Clair Patterson, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F21265, Code 1906--802168 (filed 4 March 1946), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend (Fredericton, New Brunswick). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S5503] 1881 Canada Census - George Read, Household #182, 1881, Microfilm Roll C_13184, Page 37, Jolicure, Westmorland County, District #35, Subdistrict #41, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S3165] Married: Albert Patterson & Mary J. Read, Chignecto Post, Sackville, New Brunswick, 6 December 1894. Hereinafter cited as Chignecto Post.
  6. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Mehitable Read1

F, b. August 1660
FatherJohn Read1 b. 1604, d. 7 Sep 1685
MotherSarah Lessie1 b. 1614, d. 23 Apr 1702
Relationship7th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Apr 2007
Birth*Mehitable Read was born in August 1660.1 
She was the daughter of John Read and Sarah Lessie.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Mercedes Read1

F, b. 1879
FatherEphraim A. Read1 b. Mar 1846, d. 1919
MotherEdna W. Warner1 b. Oct 1853
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited22 Aug 2011
Birth*Mercedes Read was born in 1879 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
She was the daughter of Ephraim A. Read and Edna W. Warner.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMercedes Read was enumerated on the census of 15 June 1880 in the household of Ephraim A. Read in Canton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Ephraim (age 34) were his wife Edna (age 26), their children Warren (age 4) & Mercedes (age 1), and Ellen Harris (age 19), a servant born in Prince Edward Island. Ephraim was a Universalist Minister.2

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6455] 1880 US Census - Ephraim A. Read, Household 362, 15 June 1880, Microfilm Roll 545, Family History Film 1254548, Page 435D, Enumeration District 511, Image 0152, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.

Moses Read1

M, b. October 1650
FatherJohn Read1 b. 1604, d. 7 Sep 1685
MotherSarah Lessie1 b. 1614, d. 23 Apr 1702
Relationship7th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Apr 2007
Birth*Moses Read was born in October 1650.1 
He was the son of John Read and Sarah Lessie.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Nancy Wall Read

F, b. 4 January 1915, d. 7 April 1977
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Divorced 1966. 
Birth*Nancy Wall Read was born on 4 January 1915 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
Marriage*She married Westcote Herreshoff Chesebrough, son of Albert Stanton Chesebrough and Emma Russell Bullock, on 8 June 1940 in Rhode Island
Death*Nancy Wall Read died on 7 April 1977 in Matunuck, Washington County, Rhode Island, at age 62. 

Family

Westcote Herreshoff Chesebrough b. 16 March 1908, d. 3 June 1979
Child

Nellie Read1

F, b. 1881, d. 1882
FatherThomas Whittemore Read1 b. 26 Jan 1857, d. 29 May 1902
MotherElvira Davidson1 b. 9 Jun 1855, d. 1933
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Dec 2011
Birth*Nellie Read was born in 1881.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Whittemore Read and Elvira Davidson.1 
Death*Nellie Read died in 1882.1 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40545,-63.77748. Tall square obelisk.
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / Joseph Read / Born Oct. 31, 1846 / Died April 6, 1919. / Sarah Carruthers / Read / Born July 2, 1857, / Died March 5, 1915. / Always an angel. / George C. Read / 1879 - 1922. / READ
Left: Ephraim Read / Died / at Demerara, S.A. / March 3, 1865: / Aged 53 years. / Also his wife / Rosara Chappell / Died Aug. 4, 1883: / Aged 73 years. / The world is better for / their having lived in it.
Right: In Loving Memory of / David P. Read / Born June 5, 1845 / Died Feb. 8, 1918 / His wife / Emma Bishop / Born July 4, 1849 / Died Sept. 12, 1930 / He giveth his beloved / sleep. Son / A. Balfour / Drowned 1910 Aged 31. / Columbia River, B.C.
Back: T. Whittemore Read / 1856 - 1902. / His Wife / Elvira Davidson / 1855 - 1933 / Harry 1880 - 1881. / Nellie 1881 - 1882. / Beatrice 1885 - 1889. / Lorne 1888 - 1953.
Footstones: Father Mother.1
Tombstone, Joseph Read (1849-1919), his wife Sarah Jane Carruthers (1857-1915), his father Ephraim (1812-1865), his mother Rosara Chappell (1811-1884), Joseph's brother David P. Read (1845-1918), his wife Emma Bishop (1849-1930), their son A. Balfour (1879-1910), Joseph's brother Thomas Whittemore Read (1856-1902), his wife Elvira Davidson (1855-1933), their children Harry (1880-1881), Nellie (1881-1882), Beatrice (1885-1889) and Lorne (1888-1953). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Citations

  1. [S6257] Cemetery Marker - Joseph Read, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.

Nellie Theresa Read1

F, b. 18 February 1904, d. 7 July 1966
FatherCaptain John Lefurgey Read1 b. 15 Oct 1878, d. 29 Jun 1950
MotherNellie Davidson Hillson1 b. 14 Apr 1880, d. 29 Nov 1974
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Name-ComNellie Theresa Read is commonly known as Nellie.2 
Birth*She was born on 18 February 1904 in residence, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the baptism record has a birth place of Borden.3,1 
She was the daughter of Captain John Lefurgey Read and Nellie Davidson Hillson.1 
Marriage*Nellie Theresa Read married Glen Wadell.1 
BaptismNellie Theresa Read was baptized on 16 May 1943 in United Church, Tryon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23828,-63.54325; the officiating clergyman was W. H. MacLean.3 
Death*She died on 7 July 1966 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 62.1 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40538,-63.77748.
Inscription: WADDELL / Nellie Read Howatt / Wife of / Glenn G. Waddell / Feb. 18, 1904 - July 7, 1966 / Her fearless bouyant [sic] spirit will always live, / revealing love and truth and radiant joy.2
Tombstone, Nellie Theresa Read (1904-1966). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Glen Wadell b. 29 December 1905, d. 26 May 1978

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6264] Cemetery Marker - Nellie Theresa Read, Nellie Theresa Read Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.
  3. [S6260] Baptism Record - Nellie Theresa Read, United Church, Tryon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Page 13-14 (also recorded at Bedeque United Church, Book 2, Page 10). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Nellie Theresa Read.

Nelson Bishop Read1

M, b. 7 December 1890, d. 1975
Bishop Read, 1894. Photo courtesy of Jean (MacKay) MacAusland.
FatherDavid Purrington Read2 b. 5 Jul 1845, d. 5 Jun 1918
MotherEmma Gordon Bishop2 b. 4 Jul 1849, d. 12 Sep 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited2 Mar 2014
Birth*Nelson Bishop Read was born on 7 December 1890 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
He was the son of David Purrington Read and Emma Gordon Bishop.2 
(Witness) Group PhotoNelson Bishop Read was included in a group photograph with David Purrington Read , 1894.3
Name-ComNelson Bishop Read is commonly known as Nelson in 1901.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of April 1901 in the household of David Purrington Read in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with David (age 56) were his wife Emma Bishop (age 51), children Balfour (age 22), Elytha (age 24), Emeline (age 19), George (age 16), Cecelia (age 15), Cassie (age 12) and Nelson (age 10). David was a farmer, Balfour and George were farmer's sons, Elytha a school teacher.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdNelson Bishop Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of David Purrington Read in Lot 19, Wilmot, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with David (age 65) were his wife Emma Bishop (age 61), children George (age 26), Cecelia (age 25), Cassie (age 22) and Bishop (age 20). David was a farmer, George was a farmer's son, Cecelia a sales lady in a dry goods store, and Bishop a bank clerk.4
Name-ComNelson Bishop Read is commonly known as Bishop in 1911.4 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 1921 in Wilmot Rd., Lot 17, Summerside East, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Nelson (age 30) were his uncle George Bishop (age 83) and nephew Nelson W. MacKay (age 12), son of his sister Emeline.5 
Marriage*He married Vera Younger Carruthers, daughter of James Carruthers and Sarah Jane Clark, on 3 October 1922.1 
Marriage*Nelson Bishop Read married Ada J. Stevenson on 20 October 1948.6,1 
Name-ComNelson Bishop Read is commonly known as Bishop in 1975; his middle name was common at the time of his death.7 
Death*He died in 1975 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.7,1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40554,-63.77745.
Inscription: READ / N. Bishop Read / 1890 - 1975 / His Wife / Vera Y. Carruthers / 1894 - 1946 / Their Son / N. Verne Read / 1932 -
Back: READ / George W. Read / 1884 - 1944 / His Wife / Maude Rattenbury / 1888 - 1977 / Son / Rfln. Alan R. Read / Killed in Action in Belgium / 1923 - 1944. [Note: Alan is actually buried in the Adegem Canadian War Cemetery, Belgium]

There is a second tombstone for Nelson Bishop Read, this one for him and his second wife. Inscription: READ / 1890 N. Bishop Read 1975 / His Wife / 1886 Ada J. Stevenson 1986
Back: READ / 1924 A. Balfour / His Wife / 1934 Shirley D. Stevenson.7
Tombstone, Nelson Bishop Read (1890-1975), his wife Vera Carruthers (1894-1946), their son Verne Read (1932- ), Nelson Bishop Read's brother George (1884-1944), his wife Maude Rattenbury (1888-1977), their son Alan Read (1923-1944). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Back inscription detail.
Second tombstone for Nelson Bishop Read (1890-1975), his second wife Ada J. Stevenson (1886-1986), his son by his first wife, son A. Balfour (1924- ), his wife Shirley D. Stevenson (1934- ). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Back inscription detail.

Family 1

Vera Younger Carruthers b. 1894, d. 19 November 1946
Children

Family 2

Ada J. Stevenson b. 1886, d. 1986

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6255] 1901 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 1, Family #10.
  3. [S9069] Correspondence with personal communication Jean (MacKay) MacAusland (Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S6256] 1911 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilmot, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 1, Family #5.
  5. [S9072] 1921 Canada Census, Wilmot Rd., Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Nelson Bishop Read Household #253, 15-16 June 1921, Microfilm LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 103, Page 25, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S6285] Cemetery Marker - Nelson Bishop Read #2, Nelson Bishop Read & Ada J. Stevenson Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 22 August 2011.
  7. [S6273] Cemetery Marker - Nelson Bishop Read, Nelson Bishop Read & Vera Carruthers Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.

Orpha May Read1

F, b. 10 June 1908
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2,1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower2,1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Name-ComOrpha May Read is commonly known as Orpha Read.2 
Birth*She was born on 10 June 1908 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for her Late Registration of Birth was her older brother John Read, of Sackville, dated 13 May 1972 at Sackville, New Brunswick.2,1 
She was the daughter of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.2,1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdOrpha May Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdOrpha May Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.3 
Marriage*Orpha May Read married Cecil Freeman Ward, son of Bedford Barnes Ward and Alice Mary Boyce, on 30 January 1932 in Probate Court Room, Court House, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #17888. Cecil was a farmer, bachelor, 19 years of age, Baptist, living in Wood Point, Parish of Sackville, Westmorland County. Orpha was a domestic, spinster, 22 years of age, Baptist, living at Dorchester Cape, westmorland County.4 
Name Variation As of 1972, Orpha May Read is also known as Orpha May Reid; her surname was spelled Reid on her Late Registration of Birth in 1972, as witnessed by her brother John, whose surname was recorded as Reid but signed as Read.1 

Family

Cecil Freeman Ward b. 2 March 1913

Citations

  1. [S8852] Orpha May Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F22209, Code 1908--802562 (filed 13 May 1972), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S6612] 1911 Canada Census - Alpheus Read, Household #120, 1911, Microfilm Page 12, Line 19, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8858] 1921 Canada Census, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Alpheus Read household #48, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 38, Page #5, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8866] Cecil Freeman Ward & Orpha May Read marriage, 30 January 1932, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F19766, Code B4/1932, Number 12069.

Otho Read1

M, b. circa 1784, d. 7 October 1823
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 11 Jun 1758, d. 26 Jun 1819
MotherMargaret Converse1 b. c 1768, d. 24 Jan 1850
Relationship3rd great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited4 Aug 2014
Birth*Otho Read was born circa 1784.1 
He was the son of Eliphalet Read and Margaret Converse.1 
Death*Otho Read died on 7 October 1823.1 
Burial*He was buried in Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, 45.93588,-64.23387. White stone, lying on ground. Inscription: In Memory of / Otho Read / Who Died October 7 / 1823 Aged 89 Years / - /.2
Tombstone, Otho Read (c1784-1823). Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  2. [S5515] Otho Read Marker Inscription; David Walker, 2003.

Pauline R. Read1,2

F, b. October 1881
FatherEphraim A. Read1 b. Mar 1846, d. 1919
MotherEdna W. Warner1 b. Oct 1853
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited18 Jan 2012
Nickname Pauline R. Read also is known commonly by the nickname of Queenie.3 
Birth*She was born in October 1881 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..3 
She was the daughter of Ephraim A. Read and Edna W. Warner.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdPauline R. Read was enumerated on the census of 4 June 1900 in the household of Ephraim A. Read in Bethel, Windsor County, Vermont, U.S.A.; included in the household with Ephraim (age 54) were his wife Edna (age 46), children Warren (age 24) and Pauline (age 18). Ephraim was a clergyman, Warren a school teacher, and Pauline was in school.1
Marriage*Pauline R. Read married Clifford P. Seagrave.3,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdPauline R. Read was enumerated on the census of 18 April 1910 in the household of Clifford P. Seagrave in Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, U.S.A.; included in the household with Clifford (age 46) was his wife Pauline Read (age 28). He was a stock broker.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdPauline R. Read was enumerated on the census of 8 January 1920 in the household of Clifford P. Seagrave in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.; included in the household with Clifford (age 56) were his wife Pauline Read (age 38), and her mother Edna (Warner) Read (age 66). He was a broker of investments.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdPauline R. Read was enumerated on the census of 21 April 1930 in the household of Clifford P. Seagrave in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.; included in the household with Clifford (age 66) was his wife Pauline Read (age 43). He was a salesman of securities, having earned $8,983 during the previous year.2

Family

Clifford P. Seagrave b. circa 1864

Citations

  1. [S6456] 1900 US Census - Ephraim A. Read, Household 82, 4 June 1900, Microfilm Roll T623_1696, Page 4A, Enumeration District 269, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.
  2. [S6458] 1930 US Census - Clifford Seagrave & Pauline Read, Household 786, 21 April 1930, Microfilm Roll 2175, Page 6A, Image 821.0, Enumeration District 145, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.
  3. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S6460] 1910 US Census - Clifford Seagrave & Pauline Read, Household 225, 18 April 1910, Microfilm Roll T624_1024, Page 7A, Image 720, FHL Film #1375037, Enumeration District 621, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S6459] 1920 US Census - Clifford Seagrave & Pauline Read, Household 187, 8 January 1920, Microfilm Roll T_625_1678, Page 8A, Image 365, Enumeration District 186, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.

Peter Read1

M
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 11 Jun 1758, d. 26 Jun 1819
MotherMargaret Converse1 b. c 1768, d. 24 Jan 1850
Relationship3rd great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited31 Aug 2003
Peter Read was the son of Eliphalet Read and Margaret Converse.1 

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.

Ralph Emerson Read1

M, b. 30 March 1911, d. 23 June 1978
FatherGeorge Carruthers Read1 b. 24 Dec 1879, d. 10 Feb 1922
MotherSarah Jane Yeo1 b. 1 Dec 1883
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited22 Aug 2011
Birth*Ralph Emerson Read was born on 30 March 1911 in Ferguson, British Columbia, Canada.1 
He was the son of George Carruthers Read and Sarah Jane Yeo.1 
Marriage*Ralph Emerson Read married Jessie Spratt in 1946.1 
Death*Ralph Emerson Read died on 23 June 1978 in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada, at age 67.1 

Family

Jessie Spratt b. 7 March 1918, d. 1983

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Rayworth Read1

M, b. 26 April 1896
FatherAlton G. Read1 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward1 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Rayworth Read was born on 26 April 1896 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRayworth Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 6 June 1911 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 

Citations

  1. [S6616] 1901 Canada Census - Alton G. Read, Household #114, 12-15 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6445, Page 12, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S6618] 1911 Canada Census - Alton G. Read, Household #36, 3 - 7 June 1911, Microfilm Page 3, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Rebecca Read1

F, d. 1914
Last Edited2 Jan 2006
Marriage*Rebecca Read married Jacob Dykeman, son of Joshua C. Dykeman and Martha Springer
Birth*Rebecca Read was born in of Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
Death*She died in 1914.1 

Family

Jacob Dykeman d. March 1898
Child

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Rebecca Read1

F, b. 14 July 1687
FatherIsrael Read1 b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells1 d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Rebecca Read was born on 14 July 1687.1 
She was the daughter of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Rebecca Read1

F, b. 1764, d. 1820
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 6 Oct 1730, d. bt 1804 - 1805
MotherSarah Bucklin of Providence1 b. 25 May 1737, d. a 1811
Relationship4th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Aug 2011
Birth*Rebecca Read was born in 1764.2 
She was the daughter of Eliphalet Read and Sarah Bucklin of Providence.1 
Death*Rebecca Read died in 1820.2 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Rebecca Purrington Read1

F, b. 1842, d. 1884
FatherEphraim Read1 b. 1812, d. 3 Mar 1865
MotherRosara Chappell1 b. 1811, d. 4 Aug 1884
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited18 Aug 2011
Birth*Rebecca Purrington Read was born in 1842 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Ephraim Read and Rosara Chappell.1 
Marriage*Rebecca Purrington Read married Hon. Alexander Laird.1 
Death*Rebecca Purrington Read died in 1884.1 

Family

Hon. Alexander Laird
Child

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Richard Read1

M, b. circa 1849
FatherWilliam Read1 b. 1791, d. 1867
MotherMary Ann Bowser1 b. 1812, d. 1873
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited23 Jun 2004
Birth*Richard Read was born circa 1849 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of William Read and Mary Ann Bowser.1 

Citations

  1. [S2119] Census 1851: Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, 1851, Microfilm Roll C-998, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Robert Read

M
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Robert Read was born in Wentworth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Marriage*He married Jennie Davidson, daughter of Thomas Davidson and Jane Ann Naismith, on 14 August 1912. 

Family

Jennie Davidson b. 4 August 1888, d. 3 July 1965

Robert Cornelius Read

M
Last Edited15 Nov 2012
Marriage*Robert Cornelius Read married Sarah Shipley.1 

Family

Sarah Shipley
Children

Citations

  1. [S866] Doris Muncey Haslam, The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family, 2 vols (Summerside, Prince Edward Island: privately published, 1978), Vol. 1, p. 61. Hereinafter cited as The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family.

Robert William Hanson Read1

M, b. 20 August 1904, d. 25 July 1934
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower2 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited31 Jan 2014
Name-ComRobert William Hanson Read is commonly known as Robert Read.2 
Birth*He was born on 20 August 1904 in New Brunswick, Canada.2,1 
He was the son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRobert William Hanson Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRobert William Hanson Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.3 
Death*Robert William Hanson Read died on 25 July 1934 in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 29; cause of death was from an epileptic convulsion. The informant for his Death Registration was his brother John.1 
Burial*He was buried on 27 July 1934 in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S8877] Certificate of Registration of Death, Robert William Hanson Read entry, , PANB microfilm F18988, Vol. 085, Registration 85340, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Registration.
  2. [S6612] 1911 Canada Census - Alpheus Read, Household #120, 1911, Microfilm Page 12, Line 19, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8858] 1921 Canada Census, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Alpheus Read household #48, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 38, Page #5, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Roland Rockwell Read1

M, b. 10 September 1891, d. 1962
FatherJohn Read1 b. c 1864, d. 1950
MotherPhoebe Annie Ward1 b. 1871, d. 1929
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*Roland Rockwell Read was born on 10 September 1891 in Upper Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Late Registration of Birth was his father, John Read, dated 29 September 1944, at Upper Rockport.1 
He was the son of John Read and Phoebe Annie Ward.1 
Death*Roland Rockwell Read died in 1962.2 
Burial*He was buried in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 

Citations

  1. [S6673] Roland Rockwell Read, Microfilm image PANB Film F18781, Code 1891-R-10, file 1891-R10 (filed 12 October 1944), unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  2. [S6671] John Read On-line database, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada; , 1907.

Rosaline Read1

F, b. 1836, d. 1861
FatherEphraim Read1 b. 1812, d. 3 Mar 1865
MotherRosara Chappell1 b. 1811, d. 4 Aug 1884
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Aug 2011
Birth*Rosaline Read was born in 1836 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Ephraim Read and Rosara Chappell.1 
Death*Rosaline Read died in 1861 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Rosanna Read1

F, b. 7 December 1740
FatherJoseph Read1 b. 19 Aug 1692, d. 1760
MotherHannah Healey1
Relationship5th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Rosanna Read was born on 7 December 1740.1 
She was the daughter of Joseph Read and Hannah Healey.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Rosara Read1

F, b. circa 1877, d. circa 1877
FatherCharles R. Read1 b. 10 Sep 1851, d. 1 Sep 1938
MotherMary Eva Burns1 b. 15 Aug 1859, d. 1949
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited19 Jan 2012
Death*Rosara Read died circa 1877 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Birth*She was born circa 1877 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Charles R. Read and Mary Eva Burns.1 

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Royal Verne Read1

M, b. 22 August 1908, d. 9 August 1975
FatherJoseph Edgar Read2 b. 10 May 1870, d. 18 Jul 1937
MotherHarriet Wortman2 b. 27 Aug 1875, d. 21 Mar 1949
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited8 Apr 2013
Name-ComalsoRoyal Verne Read is also commonly known as Verne Read.1 
Name-ComHe is commonly known as Royal Read.2 
Birth*He was born on 22 August 1908 in Ymir Hospital, Ymir, British Columbia, Canada.2,1 
He was the son of Joseph Edgar Read and Harriet Wortman.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRoyal Verne Read was enumerated on the census of 22 June 1911 in the household of Joseph Edgar Read in Erie, British Columbia, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 41) were his wife Hattie Wortman (age 35), their sons Alfred (age 4) and Royal (age 3), and an unrelated boarder named May Curwin (age 22), a school teacher. Joseph was a grocer. The family religion was Baptist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRoyal Verne Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Joseph Edgar Read in Salmo, Kootenay West, British Columbia, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 51) were his wife Hattie Wortman (age 45), their children Royal Verne (age 12), Georgie Donalda (age 9) & Harold Douglas (age 7). Joseph was a storekeeper. Their children were in school. The family religion was Baptist.3
Marriage*Royal Verne Read married Bessie Constance Jost on 1 May 1937 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; they had four children.1 
Death*Royal Verne Read died on 9 August 1975 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, at age 66.1 

Family

Bessie Constance Jost

Citations

  1. [S8242] Correspondence with Nancy Read (unknown informant address). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S8241] 1911 Canada Census, Erie, British Columbia, of Joseph E. Read household #142, 22-23 June 1911, on-line digitial copy from microfilm LAC reels T-20326 to T-20460, page 9, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S9083] 1921 Canada Census, Salmo, Kootenay West, British Columbia, of Joseph E. Read Household #144, 1921, Microfilm LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 15, Page 9, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Ruben Weldon Read1

M, b. 6 July 1918, d. 24 December 1974
FatherFrank Wesley Read2 b. 24 Nov 1893, d. 19 Feb 1973
MotherCelestia Almira Trenholm2 b. 24 Dec 1897
Relationship6th cousin of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Doty & Faith Clarke
Last Edited19 Jun 2014
Name Variation Ruben Weldon Read is also known as Ruben Weldon Reid.3 
Name Variation Ruben Weldon Read is also known as Rheuben Read.2 
Birth*He was born on 6 July 1918 in Brooklyn, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for his Late Registration of Birth was his father, signed as Frank W. Read, of Baie Verte, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, dated 2 April 1964 at Port Elgin, Westmorland County, New Brunswick..2,1 
He was the son of Frank Wesley Read and Celestia Almira Trenholm.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRuben Weldon Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Frank Wesley Read in Midgic, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Frank (age 27) were his wife Celestia Trenholm (age 23) and their children Arthur (age 4), Rheuben/Ruben (age 2) and Harvey (age 8 months).2 
Death*Ruben Weldon Read died on 24 December 1974 in British Columbia, Canada, at age 56.3 

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S8863] Ruben Weldon Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F25350, Code 1918-802774 (filed 2 April 1964), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S8861] 1921 Canada Census, Midgic, Parish of Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Frank Read household #12, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 38, Page #2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.

Rufus Read1

M, b. circa 1850
FatherJohn Gideon Read1 b. 27 Feb 1826, d. 1907
MotherMary Jane Tower1 d. 1912
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Rufus Read was born circa 1850 in U.S.A.1 
He was the son of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRufus Read was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of John Gideon Read in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRufus Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 

Citations

  1. [S6614] 1861 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household of John G. Read, 1861, Microfilm LAC Roll C-1006, Page 35, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S6619] 1871 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #151, 1871, Microfilm LAC Roll C-10392, Page 44, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Rupert Read1

M, b. circa 1920
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited31 Jan 2014
Name Variation Rupert Read is also known as Rupert Murray Reid.2 
Birth*He was born circa 1920 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRupert Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.1 
Marriage*Rupert Read married Dorothy Lillian McColgan, daughter of Herbert McColgan and Minnie Ricker, on 17 July 1942 in the Parsonage, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #41221. Rupert was a farmer, 21 years of age, bachelor, Baptist, living at Dorchester Cape, New Brunswick. Dorothy was a school teacher, 24 years of age, spinster, member of the United Church of Canada, living in Little Shemogue, Westmorland County.2 

Family

Dorothy Lillian McColgan b. circa 1918

Citations

  1. [S8858] 1921 Canada Census, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Alpheus Read household #48, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 38, Page #5, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8873] Rupert Murray Reid & Dorothy Lillian McColgan marriage, 17 July 1942, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20027, Code B4/1942, Number 29671.

Ruth Read1

F, b. 23 November 1697
FatherIsrael Read1 b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells1 d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Ruth Read was born on 23 November 1697.1 
She was the daughter of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Samuel Read1

M, b. 1647, d. 5 April 1717
FatherJohn Read1 b. 1604, d. 7 Sep 1685
MotherSarah Lessie1 b. 1614, d. 23 Apr 1702
Relationship7th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited14 Mar 2006
Birth*Samuel Read was born in 1647 in Weymouth, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.2 
He was the son of John Read and Sarah Lessie.1 
Marriage*Samuel Read married Hopestill Holebrook on 10 May 1668 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.1 
Marriage*Samuel Read married Hannah.1 
Death*Samuel Read died on 5 April 1717 in Mendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts.2 

Family 1

Hopestill Holebrook d. 12 January 1706

Family 2

Hannah d. 24 January 1717

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  2. [S2175] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (www.familysearch.org, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.: Church of Latter Day Saints).

Sandra L. Read1

F, b. 15 September 1949, d. 2011
MotherIrene Celestia Read1 b. 1922, d. 2001
Relationship6th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Doty & Faith Clarke
Last Edited17 Jun 2014
Birth*Sandra L. Read was born on 15 September 1949 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Irene Celestia Read.1 
Death*Sandra L. Read died in 2011 in Alberta, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.

Sarah Read1

F, d. 19 July 1673
FatherJohn Read1 b. 29 Aug 1640, d. 26 Mar 1676
MotherRachel1 d. 12 Oct 1710
Relationship1st cousin 8 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited27 Mar 2006
Sarah Read was the daughter of John Read and Rachel.1 
Death*Sarah Read died on 19 July 1673.1 

Citations

  1. [S2341] NEHGS, "Deaths, Plymouth Colony Records", New England Historical & Genealogical Register 1855, Vol. 9 9 (1855): Page 317. Hereinafter cited as "Deaths, Plymouth Colony Records."

Sarah Read1

F, b. 1772, d. 1818
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 6 Oct 1730, d. bt 1804 - 1805
MotherSarah Bucklin of Providence1 b. 25 May 1737, d. a 1811
Relationship4th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Aug 2011
Birth*Sarah Read was born in 1772.2 
She was the daughter of Eliphalet Read and Sarah Bucklin of Providence.1 
Death*Sarah Read died in 1818.2 

Citations

  1. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Sarah Josephine Read1,2

F, b. 9 December 1905, d. 19 June 1998
FatherCaptain John Lefurgey Read1,2 b. 15 Oct 1878, d. 29 Jun 1950
MotherNellie Davidson Hillson1,2 b. 14 Apr 1880, d. 29 Nov 1974
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited30 Aug 2012
Name-ComSarah Josephine Read is commonly known as Sarah.1,3 
Birth*She was born on 9 December 1905 in residence, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the baptism record has a birth place of Borden.2 
She was the daughter of Captain John Lefurgey Read and Nellie Davidson Hillson.1,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdSarah Josephine Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Joseph Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 62) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 60), two unrelated boarders, and Sadie Read (age 5), also listed as a boarder, but who is actually a niece, daughter of John Lefurgey Read. Joseph's religion was listed as Universalist, while Sarah was Presbyterian. Sadie was also recorded as Universalist.4
Name-ComalsoSarah Josephine Read is also commonly known as Sadie.4 
Marriage*She married John Wilbert Dickie, son of James Dickie and Eliza Ann Baglole, on 24 May 1942.1 
BaptismSarah Josephine Read was baptized on 16 May 1943 in United Church, Tryon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23828,-63.54325; the officiating clergyman was W. H. MacLean.2 
Death*She died on 19 June 1998 in Crapaud, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 92.1 
Burial*She was buried in Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23870,-63.63147. Row 11, stone 55.
DICKIE / John Wilbert Dickie / 1893 - 1981 / His Wife / Sarah J. Read / 1905 - 1998 / Their Son / James Carl / 1935 - 1974.3
Tombstone, John Wilbert Dickie (1893-1981), his wife Sarah Josephine Read (1905-1998), their son James Carl (1935-1974). Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. [Note: James Carl was actually adopted by Wilbert Dickie and his first wife, Empress Howatt.]

Family

John Wilbert Dickie b. 1893, d. 1981

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6259] Baptism Record - Sarah Josephine Read, United Church, Tryon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Page 13-14 (also recorded at Bedeque United Church, Book 2, Page 10). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Sarah Josephine Read.
  3. [S7336] Cemetery Marker, Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, John Wilbert Dickie & Sarah Josephine Read marker inscription; read by David A. Walker, 30 August 2012.
  4. [S6270] 1911 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 2, Family #12.

Susan R. Read1,2

F, b. 1847, d. 1919
FatherWilliam Read1,2 b. 1791, d. 1867
MotherMary Ann Bowser1,2 b. 1812, d. 1873
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited4 Apr 2011
Birth*Susan R. Read was born in 1847.1,2 
She was the daughter of William Read and Mary Ann Bowser.1,2 
Death*Susan R. Read died in 1919.2 
Burial*She was buried in Point de Bute Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription: William Read / 1791 - 1867 / Mary A. His Wife / 1812 - 1873 / Children / James C. / 1854 - 1881 / Susan R. / 1847 - 1919 / READ.2
Tombstone, William Read (1791-1867) and his second wife Mary Ann Bowser (1812-1873), their children James (1854-1881) and Susan (1847-1919). Point de Bute Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S2119] Census 1851: Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, 1851, Microfilm Roll C-998, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S5520] William Read Marker Inscription; David Walker, 2004.

Thelma Virginia Read1

F, b. 17 June 1912
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Birth*Thelma Virginia Read was born on 17 June 1912 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for her Late Registration of Birth was her mother, Lucinda May (Tower) Read (recorded here as Reade), of Bridgedale, Albert County, New Brunswick, dated 30 November 1962 at Bridgedale.1 
She was the daughter of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdThelma Virginia Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.2 
Marriage*Thelma Virginia Read married James White.3 
Name Variation As of 1962, Thelma Virginia Read is also known as Thelma Virginia Reade.1 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Virginia T. Reade in 1966.4 

Family

James White b. 1913, d. 1966

Citations

  1. [S8856] Thelma Virginia Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F23682, Code 1912--802502 (filed 30 November 1962), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S8858] 1921 Canada Census, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Alpheus Read household #48, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 38, Page #5, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.
  4. [S8874] Elmwood Cemetery Office Records (Moncton, New Brunswick: Office Records, 2000), Section C, #C0270. Hereinafter cited as Elmwood Cemetery.