Dr. Frances E. M. Read1

F, b. 1911, d. 1982
FatherElbert James Read1 b. 12 Jun 1882, d. 1923
MotherGeraldine Ann Sweet1 b. 1885, d. 1975
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited14 Sep 2012
Birth*Dr. Frances E. M. Read was born in 1911.1 
She was the daughter of Elbert James Read and Geraldine Ann Sweet.1 
Occupation*Dr. Frances E. M. Read was a psychiatrist, chosen perhaps because of her father's suicide.2 
Death*She died in 1982.1 
Burial*She was buried in United Church Cemetery, Cascumpec, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.76355,-64.10784.
Inscription: READ / Dr. Frances E. M. Read / 1911 - 1982.
Back: READ.1
Tombstone, Frances E. M. Read (1911-1982). United Church Cemetery, Cascumpec, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S7405] Tombstone, United Church Cemetery, Cascumpec, Prince Edward Island, Frances E. M. Read tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 11 July 2012.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Frank Wesley Read1

M, b. 24 November 1893, d. 19 February 1973
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherMargaret Olive Ward2 b. c 1867, d. b 1903
ChartsDescendants of Edward Doty & Faith Clarke
Last Edited16 Jun 2014
Name-ComFrank Wesley Read is commonly known as Frank Read.2,3 
Birth*He was born on 24 November 1893 in Rockport or Johnsons Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for his Late Registration of Birth was his aunt, J. Augusta Mayors, of Clayton, Missouri, dated 28 April 1958 in Clayton.2,1,3 
He was the son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Margaret Olive Ward.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdFrank Wesley Read was enumerated on the census of 15 April 1901 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Alpheus (age 34) were his wife Maggie Ward (age 34), and sons Brenton (age 9), Frank (age 7), Vincent (age 4) and Bert (age 2). Alpheus was a seaman.2 
Marriage*Frank Wesley Read married Celestia Almira Trenholm, daughter of Silliker Daniel Trenholm and Celia Jane Wells, on 6 October 1915 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, by Joseph H. Brownell of Port Elgin, New Brunswick. Frank was aged 21, a bachelor, farmer, Methodist, living at Brooklyn Road. Celestia was aged 19, a spinster, Methodist, living at Brooklyn Road.1 
Census HeadHousehold*Frank Wesley Read was head of the household in the census of 1921 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).4 
Name-ComIn 1941 Frank Wesley Read is commonly known as Frank Reid in 1941; Reid was the surname spelling on the Late Registration of Birth for his son Arthur.5 
Living*He was living in 1964 in Baie Verte, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; this is where he was living at the time he provided information for the Late Registration of Birth for his son Ruben.6 
Death*He died on 19 February 1973 in General Hospital, Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 79.7 
Burial*He was buried in Baie Verte Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.7 

Family

Celestia Almira Trenholm b. 24 December 1897
Children

Citations

  1. [S8860] Frank Wesley Read & Celestia Almira Trenholm marriage, 6 October 1915, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F15964, Code B4/1915, Number 3185.
  2. [S6603] 1901 Canada Census - Alpheus Read, Household #125, 15 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6445, Page 13, Line 36, Sackville, Westmorland County, New brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8862] Frank Wesley Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F18784, Code 1893-R-7 (filed 28 April 1958), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  4. [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.
  5. [S8888] Arthur Vincent Reid, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F24811, Code 1916-802653 (filed 2 November 1941), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  6. [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.
  7. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.

Gary Wayne Read1

M, b. 1945
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
Death*Gary Wayne Read died in Alberta, Canada.1 
Birth*He was born in 1945 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Irene Celestia Read.1 

Citations

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

George Read1

M, b. circa 1799, d. 14 May 1888
FatherEliphalet Read2 b. 11 Jun 1758, d. 26 Jun 1819
MotherMargaret Converse2 b. c 1768, d. 24 Jan 1850
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants 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
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Last Edited6 Aug 2011
Birth*George Read was born circa 1799 in New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of Eliphalet Read and Margaret Converse.2 
Marriage*George Read married Sarah Richardson, daughter of Joseph Providence Richardson and Jane Patterson, on 14 April 1829 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.3,2 
Census HeadHousehold*George Read was head of the household in the census of 1851 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with George (age 53) were his wife Sarah Richardson (age 47), and children Charles (age 13), James (age 8), Ann (age 16), Jane (age 10) and Celia (age 5). George was a farmer.1
1851 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of George Read, his wife Sarah (Richardson), their children Charles, James, Ann, Jane and Celia.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1861 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with George (age 63) were his wife Sarah Richardson (age 57), and children James (age 18) and Celia (age 14). George was a farmer, and owned his farm. The family religion was Baptist.4
1861 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of George Read, his wife Sarah (Richardson), their children James and Celia.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1871 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with George (age 72), now widowed, were his son James Johnson (age 28) and daughter Celia Ann (age 23). Both George and Johnson were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.5
1871 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of George Read, his children Johnson and Celia.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1881 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.6 
Death*He died on 14 May 1888.7 
Burial*He was buried in the Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, 45.93587,-64.23367. White flat stone, broken top.
Inscription: George Read / Died / May 14, 1888 / Aged 90 yrs. / - / S.B. Andres (stonecutter).7
Tombstone, George Read (ca. 1799-1888). Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Family

Sarah Richardson b. circa 1804, d. 21 April 1862
Children

Citations

  1. [S5493] 1851 Canada Census - George Read, Line 4, 1851, Microfilm Roll C_998, Page 4, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict 89, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  3. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S5494] 1861 Canada Census - George Read, Line 4, 1861, Microfilm Roll C_1006, Page 51, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S5495] 1871 Canada Census - George Read, Household #76, 1871, Microfilm Roll C_10392, Page 22, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [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.
  7. [S5507] George Read Marker Inscription; David Walker, 2004.
  8. [S2119] Census 1851: Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, 1851, Microfilm Roll C-998, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

George Read1

M, b. circa 1837
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*George Read was born circa 1837 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
He was the son 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.

George Albert Austin Read1

M, b. 1 January 1910, d. 1987
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower2 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Name-ComGeorge Albert Austin Read is commonly known as George Read.2 
Birth*He was born on 1 January 1910 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2,1 
He was the son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdGeorge Albert Austin 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 HeadHouseholdGeorge Albert Austin 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 
Name Variation As of 1954, George Albert Austin Read is also known as George Albert Reid; this spelling of his surname was recorded on the Official Notice of Marriage.4 
Marriage*He married Dorothy Mae Steeves, daughter of Edward Eastman Steeves and Janet MacRae, on 31 August 1954 in United Church Parsonage, Petitcodiac, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #32210. George was 44 years of age, a canteen operator, bachelor, United Baptist, living at 714 Main St., Moncton, New Brunswick. Dorothy Mae was 48 years of age, a pastry cook (bakery), spinster, United Baptist, also living at 714 Main St., Moncton.4 
Death*George Albert Austin Read died in 1987.1 

Family

Dorothy Mae Steeves b. circa 1906

Citations

  1. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.
  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. [S8868] George Albert Reid & Dorothy Mae Steeves marriage, 31 August 1954, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F22870, Code B4/1954, Number 3656.

George Carruthers Read1

M, b. 24 December 1879, d. 10 February 1922
FatherJoseph Read1 b. 31 Oct 1849, d. 6 Apr 1919
MotherSarah Jane Carruthers1 b. 2 Jul 1857, d. 5 Mar 1915
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*George Carruthers Read was born on 24 December 1879 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of Joseph Read and Sarah Jane Carruthers.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdGeorge Carruthers Read was enumerated on the census of 13 April 1891 in the household of Joseph Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 41) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 40), sons John (age 12) and George (age 10), and nephew Ephraim (age 21). There was also an unrelated lodger, William MacGregor (age 16). Joseph was a merchant. The family religion was Secularist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdGeorge Carruthers Read was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of Joseph Read in Lot 25, Summerside, Prince County, British Columbia, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 51) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 49), sons John (age 22) and George (age 21), Sarah's brother Thomas (age 63), and Warren Wood (age 20), a domestic/farm labourer. Joseph and John were Sea Captains, Thomas a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.3
Marriage*George Carruthers Read married Sarah Jane Yeo, daughter of John Yeo and Mary Jane, on 7 June 1910 in Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada.1 
Death*George Carruthers Read died on 10 February 1922 in Kootenay Lake, British Columbia, Canada, at age 42; while on his way to a patient, his boat caught fire, and his body was never recovered. His name is inscribed on the family tombstone, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, as "George C. Read / 1879-1922".1 

Family

Sarah Jane Yeo b. 1 December 1883
Children

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6266] 1891 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Roll T-6382, Page 22-23, Family #112.
  3. [S6269] 3 April 1901 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 7, Family #67.

George Morton Read1

M, b. 1926, d. 20 February 1984
FatherGeorge Washington Read2 b. 21 Nov 1884, d. 1944
MotherMaude Rattenbury2 b. 1888, d. 1977
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited27 Mar 2015
Name-ComGeorge Morton Read is commonly known as Morton.2 
Birth*He was born in 1926 in Summerside (Read's Corner), Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
He was the son of George Washington Read and Maude Rattenbury.2 
Death*George Morton Read died on 20 February 1984 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40540,-63.77555.
Inscription: George Morton Read / 1926 - 1984 / His Wife / Beatrice Y. Turbide / 1929 -
Back: READ.1
Tombstone, George Morton Read (1926-1984), his wife Beatrice Y. Turbide (1929- ). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S6284] Cemetery Marker - George Morton Read, George Morton Read & Beatrice Y. Turbide Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 22 August 2011.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S7192] Cemetery marker, David R. Read & Elizabeth Mountain inscription; read by David A. Walker, 12 July 2012.

George Washington Read1

M, b. 21 November 1884, d. 1944
George Read, 1894. Photo courtesy of Jean (MacKay) MacAusland.
FatherDavid Purrington Read1 b. 5 Jul 1845, d. 5 Jun 1918
MotherEmma Gordon Bishop1 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 Edited3 Mar 2014
Name-ComGeorge Washington Read is commonly known as George.2,3,4 
Birth*He was born on 21 November 1884 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of David Purrington Read and Emma Gordon Bishop.1 
(Witness) Group PhotoGeorge Washington Read was included in a group photograph with David Purrington Read , 1894.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdGeorge Washington Read 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
Marriage*George Washington Read married Maude Rattenbury.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdGeorge Washington 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.3
Census HeadHousehold*George Washington Read was head of the household in the census of 1921 in Travellers Rest (rural Summerside), Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with George (age 36) were his wife Maude Rattenbury (age 32), their son David (age 11 months) and George's widowed mother Emma Bishop (age 70). George was a farmer.6 
Death*He died in 1944 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.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]4
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.

Family

Maude Rattenbury b. 1888, d. 1977
Children

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. [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.
  4. [S6273] Cemetery Marker - Nelson Bishop Read, Nelson Bishop Read & Vera Carruthers Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.
  5. [S9069] Correspondence with personal communication Jean (MacKay) MacAusland (Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  6. [S9084] 1921 Canada Census, Travellers Rest, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of George W. Read Household #60, 1921, Microfilm LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Page 6, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S5821] Baptism Record - David Nelson Read, Trinity United Church, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 63-64. Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - David Nelson Read.
  8. [S6283] Cemetery Marker - David Nelson Read, David Nelson Read & Benjamin Read Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 22 August 2011.
  9. [S6274] Alan R. Read entry, Death Record - Alan R. Read, unknown repository, Veterans Affairs Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Record - Alan R. Read.

Georgie Beryl Read1

F, b. 7 April 1902, d. 24 April 1994
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 Edited22 Aug 2011
Birth*Georgie Beryl Read was born on 7 April 1902 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Captain John Lefurgey Read and Nellie Davidson Hillson.1 
Marriage*Georgie Beryl Read married George Thomas Barton.1 
Death*Georgie Beryl Read died on 24 April 1994 in Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee, U.S.A., at age 92.1 

Family

George Thomas Barton b. 7 May 1888, d. 11 March 1961

Citations

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

Georgie Donalda Read1

F, b. 3 June 1912, d. 15 August 1991
FatherJoseph Edgar Read1 b. 10 May 1870, d. 18 Jul 1937
MotherHarriet Wortman1 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
Birth*Georgie Donalda Read was born on 3 June 1912 in Erie, British Columbia, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Joseph Edgar Read and Harriet Wortman.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdGeorgie Donalda 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.2
Marriage*Georgie Donalda Read married first Archibald Donald MacDougall on 19 December 1937 in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, U.S.A., they had one son.1 
Marriage*Georgie Donalda Read married second John Douglas Forbes in 1948 they had no children.1 
Death*Georgie Donalda Read died on 15 August 1991 in Trail, British Columbia, Canada, at age 79.1 

Family 1

Archibald Donald MacDougall d. 1941

Family 2

John Douglas Forbes

Citations

  1. [S8242] Correspondence with Nancy Read (unknown informant address). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [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.

Gladys Adele Read1

F, b. 2 October 1908, d. 31 May 1995
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 Edited21 Dec 2011
Name-ComGladys Adele Read is commonly known as Adele.2 
Birth*She was born on 2 October 1908 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Captain John Lefurgey Read and Nellie Davidson Hillson.1 
Marriage*Gladys Adele Read married Clarence Hugh Cameron.1 
Death*Gladys Adele Read died on 31 May 1995 in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 86.1 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40549,-63.77750.
Inscription: Clarence Hugh Cameron / April 29, 1895 - Nov. 8, 1972 / His Wife / Adele Read / Oct, 2. 1908 - May 31, 1995.2
Tombstone, Clarence Hugh Cameron (1895-1972), his wife Adele Read (1908-1995). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Clarence Hugh Cameron b. 29 April 1895

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6276] Cemetery Marker - Adele Read, Clarence Hugh Cameron & Adele Read Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.

Hannah Read1

F, b. between 16 August 1757 and 1760
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 Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Hannah Read was born between 16 August 1757 and 1760.1 
She was the daughter of Eliphalet Read and Sarah Bucklin of Providence.1 

Citations

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

Harold Douglas Read1

M, b. 13 February 1914, d. 17 May 1984
FatherJoseph Edgar Read1 b. 10 May 1870, d. 18 Jul 1937
MotherHarriet Wortman1 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-ComHarold Douglas Read is commonly known as Doug Read.1 
Birth*He was born on 13 February 1914 in Erie, British Columbia, Canada.1 
He was the son of Joseph Edgar Read and Harriet Wortman.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHarold Douglas 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.2
Death*Harold Douglas Read died on 17 May 1984 in Erie, British Columbia, Canada, at age 70.1 

Citations

  1. [S8242] Correspondence with Nancy Read (unknown informant address). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [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.

Harris G. Read1

M, b. 7 February 1894, d. 1916
FatherAlton G. Read1 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward1 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*Harris G. Read was born on 7 February 1894 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHarris G. Read was enumerated on the census of between 12 April 1901 and 15 April 1901 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHarris G. 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 
Death*Harris G. Read died in 1916.3 
Burial*He was buried in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3 

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.
  3. [S6671] John Read On-line database, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada; , 1907.

Harry Read1

M, b. 1880, d. 1881
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*Harry Read was born in 1880.1 
He was the son of Thomas Whittemore Read and Elvira Davidson.1 
Death*Harry Read died in 1881.1 
Burial*He 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.

Harvey Earl Read1

M, b. circa September 1920
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 Edited16 Jun 2014
Name-ComHarvey Earl Read is commonly known as Harvey Read.2 
Birth*He was born circa September 1920 in New Brunswick, Canada.2 
He was the son of Frank Wesley Read and Celestia Almira Trenholm.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHarvey Earl 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 

Citations

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

Herbert Read1

M, b. 1871, d. 1873
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*Herbert Read was born in 1871.1 
He was the son of James Chappell Read and Jane Harrison.1 
Death*Herbert Read died in 1873.1 

Citations

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

Hermance Read1

F
Last Edited31 Jan 2014
Marriage*Hermance Read married Angus Archibald Read, son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.1 

Family

Angus Archibald Read b. 20 December 1918, d. 1975

Citations

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

Irene Celestia Read1

F, b. 1922, d. 2001
FatherFrank Wesley Read1 b. 24 Nov 1893, d. 19 Feb 1973
MotherCelestia Almira Trenholm1 b. 24 Dec 1897
Relationship6th cousin of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Doty & Faith Clarke
Last Edited17 Jun 2014
Birth*Irene Celestia Read was born in 1922 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Frank Wesley Read and Celestia Almira Trenholm.1 
Death*Irene Celestia Read died in 2001 in British Columbia, Canada.1 
Burial*She was buried in Baie Verte Cemetery, Baie Verte, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Family

Children

Citations

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

Israel Read1

M, b. March 1657, d. 17 November 1732
FatherJohn Read b. 1598, d. 7 Sep 1685
MotherSarah Lessie b. 1614, d. 23 Apr 1702
Relationship7th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited14 Feb 2012
Birth*Israel Read was born in March 1657 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.2,1,3 
He was the son of John Read and Sarah Lessie
Marriage*Israel Read married Rebecca Ruggells on 6 November 1684 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.4 
Death*Israel Read died on 17 November 1732 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, at age 75.3 

Family

Rebecca Ruggells d. 14 March 1735
Children

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [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.
  4. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861), p. 243. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Israel Read1

M, b. 3 September 1688, d. 22 September 1732
FatherIsrael Read1 b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells1 d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Israel Read was born on 3 September 1688.1 
He was the son of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells.1 
Death*Israel Read died on 22 September 1732 at age 44.1 

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.

James Read

M
Last Edited5 May 2004
Marriage*James Read married Mary Ripley

Family

Mary Ripley
Children

James C. Read1

M, b. 1854, d. 1881
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 Edited4 Apr 2011
Birth*James C. Read was born in 1854.1,2 
He was the son of William Read and Mary Ann Bowser.1 
Death*James C. Read died in 1881.2 
Burial*He 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. [S2161] Census 1861: Westmorland Parish, 1861, Microfilm C-1006, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S5520] William Read Marker Inscription; David Walker, 2004.

James Chappell Read1

M, b. 1838, d. 1873
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 Edited17 Aug 2011
Birth*James Chappell Read was born in 1838 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Ephraim Read and Rosara Chappell.1 
Marriage*James Chappell Read married Jane Harrison.1 
Death*James Chappell Read died in 1873 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 

Family

Jane Harrison
Children

Citations

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

James Johnson Read

M, b. 21 January 1843, d. 6 August 1921
James Johnson Read (ca. 1842-1921)
FatherGeorge Read1 b. c 1799, d. 14 May 1888
MotherSarah Richardson1 b. c 1804, d. 21 Apr 1862
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*James Johnson Read was born on 21 January 1843 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2 
He was the son of George Read and Sarah Richardson.1 
Name-ComJames Johnson Read is commonly known as James Read in 1851.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of George Read in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with George (age 53) were his wife Sarah Richardson (age 47), and children Charles (age 13), James (age 8), Ann (age 16), Jane (age 10) and Celia (age 5). George was a farmer.3
Name-ComJames Johnson Read is commonly known as James J. Read in 1861.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of George Read in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with George (age 63) were his wife Sarah Richardson (age 57), and children James (age 18) and Celia (age 14). George was a farmer, and owned his farm. The family religion was Baptist.4
Name-ComJames Johnson Read is commonly known as Johnson in 1871.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of George Read in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with George (age 72), now widowed, were his son James Johnson (age 28) and daughter Celia Ann (age 23). Both George and Johnson were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.5
(Witness) MarriageJames Johnson Read witnessed the marriage of James McKenzie and Amanda M. E. Townsend on 12 February 1872 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia; they were married by license. James was a bachelor, shoemaker, living in Sackville, New Brunswick. Amanda was a spinster, living in Point de Bute, New Brunswick. James was 42, Amanda 37. The officiating clergyman was Rev. George Miles.6 
Marriage*James Johnson Read married first Sarah Ann Bowser, daughter of George Ebenezer Bowser and Charlotte Mitton, on 29 January 1879 in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, "m. 29th ult., by Rev. D.A. Steele, Jas. J. Read, Jolicure (West. Co.) / Miss Sarah Bowser, Leicester."7 
Marriage*James Johnson Read married second Sophia Mary Oulton.2 
Name-ComJames Johnson Read is commonly known as Johnson in 1881.8 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe 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.9 
Census HeadHousehold*James Johnson Read was head of the household in the census of between 10 April 1901 and 12 April 1901 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Johnson (age 58) were his second wife Sophia Oulton (age 36), and their children Edith (age 12), Alice (age 9), William (age 7) and James Turner (age 4). Johnson was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist. Johnson Read's farm was adjacent to that of Frank Townshend.2
1901 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of James Johnson Read, his second wife Sophia Oulton, and their children Edith, Alice, William and James Turner.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1911 in Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Johnson (age 68) were his wife Sophia Oulton (age 45) and their son Turner (age 14). Johnson was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.10
1911 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of James Johnson Read, his second wife Sophia Oulton, and their son Turner.
Death*He died on 6 August 1921 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 78.11,12 
Burial*He was buried in the Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, 45.93588,-64.23374.
Inscription: In memory of / James J. Read / Aug. 6, 1921 / Aged 79 yrs.13
Tombstone, James Johnson Read (1843-1921). Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Family 1

Sarah Ann Bowser b. 1861, d. 16 April 1879
Child

Family 2

Sophia Mary Oulton b. 10 August 1865
Children

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  2. [S5500] 1901 Canada Census - James Johnson Read, Household #52, 10-12 April 1901, Microfilm Roll T-6445, Page 5, Jolicure, Westmorland County, District #24, Westmorland Subdistrict #H-3, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S5493] 1851 Canada Census - George Read, Line 4, 1851, Microfilm Roll C_998, Page 4, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict 89, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S5494] 1861 Canada Census - George Read, Line 4, 1861, Microfilm Roll C_1006, Page 51, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S5495] 1871 Canada Census - George Read, Household #76, 1871, Microfilm Roll C_10392, Page 22, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S5535] Unknown spouses' names, (1872), Marriage Record - James McKenzie & Amanda Townsend, Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, Registration Book 1872, Page 73, Number 51 , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record - James McKenzie & Amanda Townsend.
  7. [S3164] Married: Johnson Read & Sarah Bowser, Chignecto Post, Sackville, New Brunswick, 6 February 1879. Hereinafter cited as Chignecto Post.
  8. [S1335] Volunteers, Census 1881: Canada (Salt Lake City: 1881 Canadian Census, CDs, 2001), LDS CD. Hereinafter cited as Census 1881: Canada.
  9. [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.
  10. [S5502] 1911 Canada Census - James Johnson Read, Household #38, 7-8 June 1911, Microfilm Page 4, Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County, District #35, Subdistrict #41, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  11. [S109] Marker Inscription; David Walker.
  12. [S3163] Index to Death Certificates: James Johnson Read, Death Certificates PANB F18952, Reg'n 49642, Vol. 49, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Index to Death Certificates: James Johnson Read.
  13. [S5506] James Johnson Read Marker Inscription; David Walker, 2004.
  14. [S2470] Census 1901: J. Johnson Read - Westmorland, J. Johnson Read #52, 1901, Image file from original census page T-6445, District Number 24, Subdistrict h-3, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  15. [S5501] James Turner Read, Microfilm PANB F18790, Code 1897-R-9 (2 June 1966), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

James R. Read1

M, b. circa 1806, d. 27 April 1896
FatherWilliam Read1 b. 1766, d. 9 Jan 1843
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited4 Apr 2015
Birth*James R. Read was born circa 1806.1 
He was the son of William Read.1 
Death*James R. Read died on 27 April 1896.1 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S9956] Correspondence with personal communication Moira McCarthy (unknown informant address). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

James Turner Read1,2

M, b. 6 January 1897
FatherJames Johnson Read1,2 b. 21 Jan 1843, d. 6 Aug 1921
MotherSophia Mary Oulton1,2 b. 10 Aug 1865
Relationship1st cousin 3 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
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Last Edited29 Mar 2011
Birth*James Turner Read was born on 6 January 1897 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; he was his own declarant for the late birth registration, dated 28 February 1966 in Sackville, New Brunswick, and filed 2 June 1966. He was living in Dorchester at this time.1,2 
He was the son of James Johnson Read and Sophia Mary Oulton.1,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJames Turner Read was enumerated on the census of between 10 April 1901 and 12 April 1901 in the household of James Johnson Read in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Johnson (age 58) were his second wife Sophia Oulton (age 36), and their children Edith (age 12), Alice (age 9), William (age 7) and James Turner (age 4). Johnson was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist. Johnson Read's farm was adjacent to that of Frank Townshend.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJames Turner Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of James Johnson Read in Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Johnson (age 68) were his wife Sophia Oulton (age 45) and their son Turner (age 14). Johnson was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.4
Name-ComJames Turner Read is commonly known as Turner in 1911.4 
Living*He was living in February 1966 in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 

Citations

  1. [S2470] Census 1901: J. Johnson Read - Westmorland, J. Johnson Read #52, 1901, Image file from original census page T-6445, District Number 24, Subdistrict h-3, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  2. [S5501] James Turner Read, Microfilm PANB F18790, Code 1897-R-9 (2 June 1966), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S5500] 1901 Canada Census - James Johnson Read, Household #52, 10-12 April 1901, Microfilm Roll T-6445, Page 5, Jolicure, Westmorland County, District #24, Westmorland Subdistrict #H-3, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S5502] 1911 Canada Census - James Johnson Read, Household #38, 7-8 June 1911, Microfilm Page 4, Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County, District #35, Subdistrict #41, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Jane Read1

F
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 Edited16 Aug 2011
Death*Jane Read died.1 
Birth*She was born.1 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Read and Rebecca Allen.1 

Citations

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

Jane F. Read1

F, b. 1841
FatherGeorge Read2 b. c 1799, d. 14 May 1888
MotherSarah Richardson2 b. c 1804, d. 21 Apr 1862
Relationship2nd great-grandmother of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants 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 Edited28 Mar 2011
Birth*Jane F. Read was born in 1841 in New Brunswick.3 
She was the daughter of George Read and Sarah Richardson.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJane F. Read was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of George Read in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with George (age 53) were his wife Sarah Richardson (age 47), and children Charles (age 13), James (age 8), Ann (age 16), Jane (age 10) and Celia (age 5). George was a farmer.4
Marriage*Jane F. Read married James E. Townsend, son of Thomas H. Townsend and Eunice Read, on 9 August 1858.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJane F. Read was enumerated on the census of 14 January 1861 in the household of James E. Townsend in Westmorland Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household were his wife Jane (Read), son Joseph F. and daughter Sarah Jane.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJane F. Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of James E. Townsend in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with James (age 46) were his wife Jane Read (age 30), and their children Frank (age 12), Sarah (age 9), Charles (age 7), Albert (age 5) and George (age 2 months). There was also Susan Hanright (age 22), probably a house servant. James was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJane F. Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of James E. Townsend in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with James (age 58) were his wife Jane Read (age 40), children Frank (age 22), Alcora (age 19), Charles (age 17), Albert (age 15) and George (age 10). James was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist. The digital image of the census page was not posted here due to its poor quality.6 

Family

James E. Townsend b. 1824, d. 12 June 1887
Children

Citations

  1. [S5492] 1871 Canada Census - James Townsend, Household #77, 1871, Microfilm Roll C-10392, Page 23, Westmorland district No. 186, Westmorland Subdistrict C, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S1335] Volunteers, Census 1881: Canada (Salt Lake City: 1881 Canadian Census, CDs, 2001), LDS CD. Hereinafter cited as Census 1881: Canada.
  4. [S5493] 1851 Canada Census - George Read, Line 4, 1851, Microfilm Roll C_998, Page 4, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict 89, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S4077] 1861 Canada Census - James Townsend (1824-1887), Household #41, 14 January 1861, Microfilm Microfilm C-1006, Parish of Westmorland, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S5490] 1881 Canada Census - James Townsend, Household #183, 1881, Microfilm Roll C-13184, Page 37, Westmorland district No. 33, Westmorland Subdistrict, Division 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S2161] Census 1861: Westmorland Parish, 1861, Microfilm C-1006, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Jane Hacker Read1

F, b. 1874, d. 1939
Jane Read, 1894. Photo courtesy of Jean (MacKay) MacAusland.
FatherDavid Purrington Read1 b. 5 Jul 1845, d. 5 Jun 1918
MotherEmma Gordon Bishop1 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
Name-ComJane Hacker Read is commonly known as Jane.2 
Birth*She was born in 1874 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of David Purrington Read and Emma Gordon Bishop.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJane Hacker Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of David Purrington Read in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with David (age 37) were his wife Emma Bishop (age 29), children Joseph (age 10), Jane (age 7), Elytha (age 5), Balfour (age 2) and Emeline (7 months). David Was a farmer. The family religion was Methodist.2
(Witness) Group PhotoJane Hacker Read was included in a group photograph with David Purrington Read , 1894.3
Marriage*Jane Hacker Read married Frank Endacott Hawke in 1907.1 
Death*Jane Hacker Read died in 1939 in Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 

Family

Frank Endacott Hawke d. 1952

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6254] 1881 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Microfilm C_13162, Page 64, Family #259.
  3. [S9069] Correspondence with personal communication Jean (MacKay) MacAusland (Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Jeremiah Read1

M, b. 8 May 1703
FatherIsrael Read1 b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells1 d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Jeremiah Read was born on 8 May 1703.1 
He was the son 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.

Jesse Read1

M, b. circa 1787
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 Edited11 Oct 2004
Birth*Jesse Read was born circa 1787.1,2 
He was the son of Eliphalet Read and Margaret Converse.1 
Census*Jesse Read appeared on the census of 1851 in the household of his brother William; he was a widower and living with his brother and family.2 

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  2. [S2119] Census 1851: Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, 1851, Microfilm Roll C-998, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

John Read1

M, b. 1598, d. 7 September 1685
FatherWilliam Read b. 1565, d. 24 Apr 1621
MotherLucy Heneage b. 24 Feb 1586, d. 17 Sep 1621
Relationship8th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited3 Apr 2015
Birth*John Read was born in 1598.2 
He was the son of William Read and Lucy Heneage
Alt-Birth DateAn alternate birth date is in 1604 in Canterbury, Kent County, England; an alternate birthplace is Ryborough.3 
Immigration*John Read immigrated in 1630. To Massachusetts with the Great Fleet.2 
Marriage*He married Sarah Lessie, daughter of William Lessie, circa 1630 in Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.3 
Death*John Read died on 7 September 1685 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.2,3 
Burial*He was buried in Old Burying Ground, Seekonk, Massachusetts. Inscription: "J. R. aet eighty-seven, D. S. 1685". The inscription indicates that the birth year of 1598 is the correct year.2,3 

Family

Sarah Lessie b. 1614, d. 23 April 1702
Children

Citations

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

John Read1

M, b. September 1725
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*John Read was born in September 1725.1 
Marriage*He married Mary Cory, daughter of Philip Cory and Hannah Gray, on 17 March 1753 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 

Family

Mary Cory b. 5 October 1728, d. 27 August 1812

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

John Read

M, b. 29 August 1640, d. 26 March 1676
FatherJohn Read b. 1598, d. 7 Sep 1685
MotherSarah Lessie 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 Edited3 Apr 2015
Birth*John Read was born on 29 August 1640 in Braintree, Massachusetts.1 
He was the son of John Read and Sarah Lessie
Marriage*John Read married Rachel before 1669. 
Death*John Read died on 26 March 1676 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, at age 35; John was killed by Indians at Pierces Fight during King Philip's War.2 
Burial*He was buried in April 1676 in Rehoboth, Massachusetts.3 

Family

Rachel d. 12 October 1710
Child

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. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  3. [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."

John Read1

M, b. 22 April 1686
FatherIsrael Read1 b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells1 d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*John Read was born on 22 April 1686.1 
He was the son 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.

John Read1

M, b. circa 1864, d. 1950
FatherJohn Gideon Read1 b. 27 Feb 1826, d. 1907
MotherMary Jane Tower1 d. 1912
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*John Read was born circa 1864 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Marriage*John Read married Phoebe Annie Ward on 30 July 1890 in Parish of Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, with consent of parents. Witnesses were John's brother Alpheus and his wife Maggie Ward.3 
Death*John Read died in 1950.4 
Burial*He was buried in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.4 

Family

Phoebe Annie Ward b. 1871, d. 1929
Child

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. [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.
  3. [S6672] John Read & Phoebe Ward marriage, 30 July 1890, unknown repository, unknown repository address. PANB Film F13657, Ref. B4/1890, Number 2577.
  4. [S6671] John Read On-line database, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada; , 1907.
  5. [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.

John Ainsworth Read1

M, b. 11 October 1905
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited31 Jan 2014
Name-ComJohn Ainsworth Read is commonly known as Ainsworth Read.2 
Birth*He was born on 11 October 1905 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Registration of Birth was his brother Kenneth, dated 12 Sept. 1927 at Moncton, New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Ainsworth 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 HeadHouseholdJohn Ainsworth 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*John Ainsworth Read married Ida May Buck, daughter of Willard Buck and Edith Cole, on 8 June 1927 in Study, Highfield St. Baptist Church, Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #8513. John was a farmer, bachelor, 21 years of age, Baptist, living in Dorchester, Westmorland County. Ida May was a housekeeper, spinster, 18 years of age, Baptist, living in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County.4 
Name-ComJohn Ainsworth Read is commonly known as John Read in 1972.5 
Burial*He was buried in Dorchester Cape Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.6 

Family

Ida May Buck b. 6 September 1909

Citations

  1. [S6611] John Ainsworth Read, Microfilm F20738, Code 1905-802199 (filed 12 Sept. 1927), 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. [S8876] John Ainsworth Read & Ida May Buck marriage, 8 June 1927, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F19691, Code B4/1927, Number 1977.
  5. [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.
  6. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.

John Earl Read1

M, b. 14 April 1910, d. 29 March 1985
Hazel Nelson Embree & John Earl Read. Photo courtesy of George Read.
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 Edited18 Aug 2014
Name-ComJohn Earl Read is commonly known as Jack.1 
Birth*He was born on 14 April 1910 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Captain John Lefurgey Read and Nellie Davidson Hillson.1 
Marriage*John Earl Read married Hazel Nelson Embree, daughter of John Blair Embree and Mary Nelson, on 1 January 1934 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Death*John Earl Read died on 29 March 1985 in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 74.1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40540,-63.77547.
Inscription: READ / John Earl Read / April 14, 1910 - March 29, 1986 / His Wife / Hazel Nelson Embree / Aug. 10, 1913 - Jan. 1, 1982 / Always an Angel.2
Tombstone, John Earl Read (1910-1986), his wife Hazel Nelson Embree (1913-1982). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Hazel Nelson Embree b. 10 August 1913, d. 1 January 1982

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6282] Cemetery Marker - John Earl Read, John Earl Read & Hazel Nelson Embree Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 22 August 2011.

John Gideon Read1

M, b. 27 February 1826, d. 1907
FatherCaleb Read
MotherMartha Cole2 b. c 1806, d. 19 Jul 1890
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*John Gideon Read was born on 27 February 1826 in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.3,4,5 
He was the son of Caleb Read and Martha Cole.2 
Marriage*John Gideon Read married Mary Jane Tower.1 
Census HeadHouseholdJohn Gideon Read was head of the household in the census of 1861 in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.6 
Occupation*He was a farmer, as declared on the birth registration of his son Alpheus. in 1867 in Upper Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 1871 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.7 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1881 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1891 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.8 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of between 12 April 1901 and 15 April 1901 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.9 
Death*John Gideon Read died in 1907 in New Brunswick, Canada.10 
Burial*He was buried in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.10 

Family

Mary Jane Tower d. 1912
Children

Citations

  1. [S6604] Alpheus P. Read, Microfilm F18759, Code 1867-R-4 (1867), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S6627] Daniel Johnson Vital Statistics from New Brunswick Newspapers Vol. 76, Vol. 76 (n.p.: New Brunswick Genealogy Society). Hereinafter cited as Vital Statistics from N.B. Newspapers Vol. 76.
  3. [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.
  4. [S6609] Certificate of Registration of Death - Alpheus P. Read, death certificate (PANB microfilm F19340, Vol. 111, Regn. #13983, filed 30 October 1937), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Alpheus P. Read.
  5. [S6670] Unknown compiler, online http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/16871838/person/929380877. (unknown location).
  6. [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.
  7. [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.
  8. [S6620] 1891 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #283, 1891, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6306, Page 60, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  9. [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.
  10. [S6671] John Read On-line database, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada; , 1907.

Captain John Lefurgey Read1

M, b. 15 October 1878, d. 29 June 1950
Capt. John Lefurgey Read (1878-1950). Portrait by Lorne Read, courtesy of George Read.
FatherJoseph Read1 b. 31 Oct 1849, d. 6 Apr 1919
MotherSarah Jane Carruthers1 b. 2 Jul 1857, d. 5 Mar 1915
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 Dec 2011
Birth*Captain John Lefurgey Read was born on 15 October 1878 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Joseph Read and Sarah Jane Carruthers.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCaptain John Lefurgey Read was enumerated on the census of 13 April 1891 in the household of Joseph Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 41) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 40), sons John (age 12) and George (age 10), and nephew Ephraim (age 21). There was also an unrelated lodger, William MacGregor (age 16). Joseph was a merchant. The family religion was Secularist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCaptain John Lefurgey Read was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of Joseph Read in Lot 25, Summerside, Prince County, British Columbia, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 51) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 49), sons John (age 22) and George (age 21), Sarah's brother Thomas (age 63), and Warren Wood (age 20), a domestic/farm labourer. Joseph and John were Sea Captains, Thomas a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.3
Marriage*Captain John Lefurgey Read married Nellie Davidson Hillson, daughter of Soloman Hillson and Adaliza Davidson, on 19 June 1901 in the Hillson homestead, Wilmot, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Death*Captain John Lefurgey Read died on 29 June 1950 in Prince County Hospital, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.418658,-63.777325, at age 71.1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40541,-63.77754.
Inscription: In Loving Memory / John Lefurgey Read / 1878 - 1950 / His Wife / Nellie Davidson Hillson / 1880 - 1974.4
Tombstone, John Lefurgey Read (1878-1950), his wife Nellie Davidson Hillson (1880-1974). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Inscription detail.

Family

Nellie Davidson Hillson b. 14 April 1880, d. 29 November 1974
Children

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6266] 1891 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Roll T-6382, Page 22-23, Family #112.
  3. [S6269] 3 April 1901 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 7, Family #67.
  4. [S6263] Cemetery Marker - John Lefurgey Read, John Lefurgey Read & Nellie Hillson Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.
  5. [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.

John William Read1

M, b. 6 August 1869, d. 3 July 1938
FatherWilliam LeBaron Read1 b. 17 Apr 1839, d. 5 Jul 1905
MotherMary Jane Lund1 b. 18 Aug 1847, d. 5 Feb 1925
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited10 Apr 2015
Name-ComJohn William Read is commonly known as Jack Read.1 
Birth*He was born on 6 August 1869.1 
He was the son of William LeBaron Read and Mary Jane Lund.1 
(Witness) MovedJohn William Read moved with William LeBaron Read to Manitoba, Canada, in 1882.1 
Marriage*John William Read married Rhoda Parkin.1 
Death*John William Read died on 3 July 1938 at age 68.1 
Burial*He was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1 

Family

Rhoda Parkin

Citations

  1. [S9956] Correspondence with personal communication Moira McCarthy (unknown informant address). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Jonas Read1

M
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 Edited16 Aug 2011
Jonas Read was the son of Benjamin Read and Rebecca Allen.1 

Citations

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

Joseph Read

M
ChartsDescendants of Silas Tito
Last Edited22 Oct 2002
Marriage*Joseph Read married Hannah Titus, daughter of John Titus and Hannah, on 6 December 1727; They were married by Rev. David Turner.1 

Family

Hannah Titus b. 27 October 1701, d. 11 February 1764

Citations

  1. [S1005] William R. Arthurs, word processor file, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Joseph Read1

M, b. 19 August 1692, d. 1760
FatherIsrael Read b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited14 Feb 2012
Birth*Joseph Read was born on 19 August 1692 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.2 
He was the son of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells
Marriage*Joseph Read married Hannah Healey on 16 December 1727 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.3,1 
Death*Joseph Read died in 1760.3 

Family

Hannah Healey
Children

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  2. [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.
  3. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S2575] Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861), p. 243. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Joseph Read1

M, b. 1733
FatherJoseph Read1 b. 19 Aug 1692, d. 1760
MotherHannah Healey1
Relationship5th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Joseph Read was born in 1733; Joseph died without issue.1 
He was the son 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.

Joseph Read1

M, b. 1775, d. 1832
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 6 Oct 1730, d. bt 1804 - 1805
MotherSarah Bucklin of Providence1 b. 25 May 1737, d. a 1811
Relationship4th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Aug 2011
Birth*Joseph Read was born in 1775.2 
He was the son of Eliphalet Read and Sarah Bucklin of Providence.1 
Marriage*Joseph Read married Hanna.2 
Death*Joseph Read died in 1832.2 

Family

Hanna

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).

Joseph Read1

M, b. 31 October 1849, d. 6 April 1919
Joseph Read (1849-1919). Photo courtesy of George Read.
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 Edited9 Apr 2013
Birth*Joseph Read was born on 31 October 1849 in Read's Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Ephraim Read and Rosara Chappell.1 
Marriage*Joseph Read married Sarah Jane Carruthers, daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart, on 27 September 1877 in Prince Edward Island, Canada; they were married by license, by Rev. Robert Patterson. Witnesses were John Lefurgey and Charles R. Read.2
Marriage record, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers, 27 September 1877.
Census HeadHousehold*Joseph Read was head of the household in the census of 13 April 1891 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 41) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 40), sons John (age 12) and George (age 10), and nephew Ephraim (age 21). There was also an unrelated lodger, William MacGregor (age 16). Joseph was a merchant. The family religion was Secularist.3
1891 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Joseph Read, his wife Sarah Carruthers, their sons John and George, nephew Ephraim and an unrelated lodger.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 3 April 1901 in Lot 25, Summerside, Prince County, British Columbia, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 51) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 49), sons John (age 22) and George (age 21), Sarah's brother Thomas (age 63), and Warren Wood (age 20), a domestic/farm labourer. Joseph and John were Sea Captains, Thomas a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.4
1901 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Joseph Read, his wife Sarah Carruthers, their sons John and George, Sarah's older brother Thomas and an unrelated lodger.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1911 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.5
1911 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Joseph Read, his wife Sarah Carruthers, and three boarders including a Sadie Read, age 5.
Death*He died on 6 April 1919 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, at age 69.1 
Burial*He 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.6
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.

Family

Sarah Jane Carruthers b. 2 July 1857, d. 5 March 1915
Children

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6842] Unknown spouses' names, (27 September 1877), Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888 (1871-1878), Page 423, Image 215, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers.
  3. [S6266] 1891 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Roll T-6382, Page 22-23, Family #112.
  4. [S6269] 3 April 1901 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 7, Family #67.
  5. [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.
  6. [S6257] Cemetery Marker - Joseph Read, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.

Joseph Read1

M, b. circa 1856
FatherJohn Gideon Read1 b. 27 Feb 1826, d. 1907
MotherMary Jane Tower1 d. 1912
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Joseph Read was born circa 1856 in U.S.A.1 
He was the son of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJoseph Read was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of John Gideon Read in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJoseph 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 HeadHouseholdJoseph 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.