William Rayner1

M, #107508
Last Edited13 Jan 2017
Marriage*William Rayner married Amy Anne.1 

Child of William Rayner and Amy Anne

Citations

  1. [S11503] Baptismal Record, Ernest Rayner,, St. Mary's Anglican Church Records, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book Number 1, Record Book Page 68, (30 June 1884). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record.

William H. Rayner1

M, #106771, b. 30 July 1890
FatherEdward Rayner1 b. 30 Oct 1854, d. 1941
MotherAnn Yeo Williams1 b. 6 Apr 1869, d. 1907
Last Edited25 Mar 2016
Birth*William H. Rayner was born on 30 July 1890 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Edward Rayner and Ann Yeo Williams.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam H. Rayner was enumerated on the census of March 1901 in the household of Edward Rayner in Lot 6, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Edward (age 46) were his wife, Annie Williams (age 38), their children, Melvina (age 18), Sarah (age 16), Mary (age 14), Arthur (age 12), William (age 10), John (age 4), Stanley (age 2) and Carl (age 6 months). Edward was a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.1 

Citations

  1. [S11013] 1901 Canada Census, Lot 6, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Edward Rayner Household #24, Microfilm Library & Archives Canada, Microfilm Reels T-6428 to T-6556, Page 3, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

William Hopgood Rayner1

M, #70862, b. 13 March 1893, d. 17 August 1981
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited11 Aug 2011
Name-ComWilliam Hopgood Rayner is commonly known as Hopgood.1 
Birth*He was born on 13 March 1893 in Sherbrooke, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,1 
Marriage*He married Belle Dalziel, daughter of William L. Dalzell and Louisa Jane Waite.2 
Death*William Hopgood Rayner died on 17 August 1981, at age 88.1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.44734,-63.62916.
Inscription: RAYNER / Wm. Hopgood Rayner / Mar. 13, 1893 - Aug. 17, 1981 / Belle Dalzell / Wife of Wm. Hopgood Rayner / Nov.11, 1894 - Jan. 11, 1952.1
Tombstone, William Hopgood Rayner (1893-1981 ), his wife Belle Dalzell (1894-1952). Peoples Cemetery, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Child of William Hopgood Rayner and Belle Dalziel

Citations

  1. [S4831] Cemetery Marker - William Hopgood Rayner, William Hopgood Rayner Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 7 August 2010.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

William Rayworth Rayner1

M, #103622, b. 5 April 1918, d. 24 December 1990
FatherErnest Clifford Rayner1 b. 13 Feb 1882, d. 1966
MotherHarriet Lea Olivia Williams1 b. 22 Jul 1891, d. 2 Jun 1975
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Braddock & Ellen Whywall
Descendants of John Clark & Elizabeth Hannah Braddock
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of Richard Whewall & Elena Cook
Descendants of William Wallace
Descendants of William Whieldon & Elizabeth
Last Edited15 Jan 2017
Name-ComWilliam Rayworth Rayner is commonly known as Rayworth Rayner.2 
Birth*He was born on 5 April 1918 in Travellers Rest, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Ernest Clifford Rayner and Harriet Lea Olivia Williams.1 
Marriage*William Rayworth Rayner married Wanda Pearl Yeo, daughter of Franklin Freeman Yeo and Pearl Margaret Clark, on 15 June 1942.1 
Death*William Rayworth Rayner died on 24 December 1990, at age 72, in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40597,-63.77525.
Inscription: RAYNER / Wm. Rayworth Rayner / April 9, 1918 - Dec. 24, 1990 / His Wife / Wanda Pearl Yeo / June 15, 1919 - May 9, 2009 / Together Forever | Jessica Anne ~ Feb. 5, 1984 / Infant daughter of Lynda and Gary Rayner / Never to be held / Always to be remembered.
Back: RAYNER
Flatstone - Jessica Anne / Feb. 5, 1984. [The identity of Gary Rayner is not yet known.]3

Tombstone, William Rayworth Rayner (1918-1950), Wanda Pearl Yeo (1919-2009) and Jessica Anne Rayner (1984-1984), whose identity is not yet known. Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Footstone, Jessica Anne Rayner.

Family: William Rayworth Rayner and Wanda Pearl Yeo

Citations

  1. [S8452] The Descendants of James Yeo & Ann Osborn/Grace Francis, online http://www.islandregister.com/yeo1.html, Al & Norma Falconer. Hereinafter cited as The Descendants of James Yeo.
  2. [S11507] 1921 Canada Census, Travellers Rest, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, household of Ernest Rayner, digital copy of original document Library & Archives Canada, Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Census Place: Travellers Rest, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Page Number 3, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8454] Cemetery marker, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, William Rayworth Rayner & Wanda Pearl Yeo tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 1 July 2013.

William S. Rayner1

M, #102504, b. circa 1796, d. 11 December 1883
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited28 Dec 2012
Name Variation William S. Rayner is also known as William Rainer.2 
Birth*He was born circa 1796.1 
Marriage*He married Sophia Cannon, daughter of George Cannon and Elizabeth Hiscock; witnesses were Frederick Cannon (her uncle), Edward Rayner (brother-in-law, married to sister Elizabeth), Benjamin Crossman, Thomas Gay, John Sharp and William Gay.2,3 
Death*William S. Rayner died on 11 December 1883.1 
Burial*He was buried in St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.42001,-63.81057.
In memory / of / William S. Rayner / Died / Dec. 11, 1883 / Aged 87. / Also His Wife / Sophy D. Cannon / Died / Aug. 21, 1885, / AEt. 88.1,4
Tombstone, William S. Rayner (1796-1883), his wife Sophy D. Cannon (1797-1885). St. John's Anglican Cemetery, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Inscription detail.

Children of William S. Rayner and Sophia Cannon

Citations

  1. [S7419] William S. Rayner & Sophy D. Cannon, published transcriptions, PEIGS, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
  2. [S7417] Baptism Record, Mary Jane Rainer, , Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 131, (4 December 1838). Hereinafter cited as Baptism, Mary Jane Rayner.
  3. [S7515] Nathan H. Mair, "The Cannon Family of Lot 17, Prince Edward Island", January 2011 (Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island). . Hereinafter cited as "The Cannon Family of Lot 17."
  4. [S7429] Tombstone, St. John's Anglican Cemetery, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, William S. Rayner & Sophy D. Cannon tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 15 August 2012.
  5. [S7529] Baptism Record, Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince Edward Island, Susannah Rayner, Book 1, Page 77,, (13 June 1830). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record.
  6. [S7703] Marriage Registration, John Andrew Nickerson & Virginia (Cannon) Sowerby marriage, 16 Sept. 1914, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F15958, Code B4/1914, Number 2941.
  7. [S7418] Baptism Record, Sophia Elizabeth Rainer, , Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 131, (4 December 1838). Hereinafter cited as Baptism, Sophia Elizabeth Rayner.
  8. [S7527] Baptism Record, Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince Edward Island, Edwin Parker Rayner, Book 1, Page 135,, (8 September 1839). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record.
  9. [S7528] Baptism Record, Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince Edward Island, Nelson Rayner, Book 1, Page 163,, (Apr 1844). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record.

Arthur Eldred Raynor1

M, #106774, b. 1925, d. 1944
FatherStanley Ray Rayner1 b. 10 Nov 1898, d. 1989
MotherMabel B. MacAusland1 b. 30 Sep 1900, d. 1993
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited23 Mar 2017
Birth*Arthur Eldred Raynor was born in 1925.1 
He was the son of Stanley Ray Rayner and Mabel B. MacAusland.1 
Death*Arthur Eldred Raynor died in 1944.1 
Burial*He was buried in United Church Cemetery, West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.67365,-64.11571.
Inscription: RAYNOR / Arthur Eldred 1925 - 1944 / Beloved son of / Stanley E. & Mable Raynor.1,2

Tombstone, Arthur Eldred Raynor (1925-1944). United Church Cemetery, West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S10186] Cemetery Transcripts, United Church Cemetery, West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Lot 10-1 transcription, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  2. [S11761] Cemetery Marker, United Church Cemetery, West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Arthur Eldred Raynor photograph & inscription; read by David A. Walker, 17 July 2016.

Eliza Raynor1

F, #71384, b. 1851, d. 1882
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Birth*Eliza Raynor was born in 1851.1 
Marriage*She married David Darby, son of John Small Darby and Jane Glover, on 14 January 1875.1 
Death*Eliza Raynor died in 1882.1 

Child of Eliza Raynor and David Darby

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Ella Raynor1

F, #70686
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Marriage*Ella Raynor married Thomas Harris.1 

Child of Ella Raynor and Thomas Harris

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Elsie Evelyn Raynor1

F, #102285, b. 2 June 1898, d. 25 September 1923
FatherJohn Watson Rayner2 b. 17 Mar 1844, d. 2 Jul 1944
MotherMary Ann Rayner2 b. 16 Feb 1855
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah (#1)
Descendants of John Cannon & Hannah (#2)
Last Edited25 Mar 2016
Name-ComElsie Evelyn Raynor is commonly known as Elsie Rayner.3,4 
Birth*She was born on 2 June 1898 in residence, St. Nicholas, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
She was the daughter of John Watson Rayner and Mary Ann Rayner.2 
BaptismElsie Evelyn Raynor was baptized on 7 October 1901 in St. Mary's Anglican Church, 74 Summer St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.39397,-63.79075; the officiating clergyman was Rev. T. C. Mellor.2 
(Bride) Marriage*She married Charles Wesley Wood, son of James Wood Jr. and Priscilla Baker, on 16 October 1916 in West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Charles was a bachelor, living in West Devon, Elsie a spinster, also living in West Devon.3,1 
Death*Elsie Evelyn Raynor died on 25 September 1923, at age 25.4 
Burial*She was buried in United Church Cemetery, West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.67336,-64.11569.
Inscription: In loving memory of / Elsie E. Rayner / Beloved wife of Charles W. Wood / Died Sept. 25, 1923 / Aged 24 years / Safe in the arms of Jesus.4

Tombstone, Elsie E. Rayner (1899-1923). United Church Cemetery, West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Inscription detail.

Child of Elsie Evelyn Raynor and Charles Wesley Wood

Citations

  1. [S11018] Charles Wood & Elsie Evelyn Raynor, (16 October 1916), Marriage Record, Public Archives & Records Office, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada , RG19, Series3, Subseries4, Marriage Licenses, 1916. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.
  2. [S11019] Baptism Record, , St. Mary's Anglican Church Records, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Book 2, Page 18. Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record.
  3. [S7283] West Devon Methodist Church Register, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, , West Devon United Church, West Devon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #4, Page 9, #257, (9 September 1917, James Wesley Wood). Hereinafter cited as West Devon Church Register.
  4. [S7289] Cemetery Marker, West Devon United Church Cemetery, Elsie E. Rayner inscription; read by David A. Walker, 29 July 2012.

Richard Raynor

M, #10633
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Marriage*Richard Raynor married Sarah Dixon, daughter of John Dixon and Emmaline Chamberlain, on 18 January 1928. 

Family: Richard Raynor and Sarah Dixon

Carrie K. Rayworth1

F, #101265, b. 1890, d. 1943
Last Edited10 Feb 2012
Birth*Carrie K. Rayworth was born in 1890.1 
Marriage*She married Brenton A. Read, son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Margaret Olive Ward.1 
Death*Carrie K. Rayworth died in 1943.1 
Burial*She was buried in Point de Bute Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription: Brenton A. Read / 1892 - 1971 / His Wife / Carrie K. Rayworth / 1890 - 1943 / READ.1
Tombstone, Brenton A. Read (1892-1971) and his wife Carrie K. Rayworth (1890-1943). Point de Bute Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Family: Carrie K. Rayworth and Brenton A. Read

Citations

  1. [S6571] Marker - Brenton A. Read, Brenton A. Read tombstone inscription; recorded by David A. Walker, 4 July 2004.

Hannah Rayworth1

F, #69418
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Marriage*Hannah Rayworth married Eliphalet Allen.1 
Birth*Hannah Rayworth was born in Bayfield, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 

Child of Hannah Rayworth and Eliphalet Allen

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Louisa Adelaide Rayworth

F, #15854, b. 1835, d. 1925
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Louisa Adelaide Rayworth was born in 1835. 
Death*She died in 1925. 

Children of Louisa Adelaide Rayworth and Jacob Silliker Allen

Susan Rayworth1

F, #43459
Last Edited26 Jan 2002
Note*Of Botsford, NB.1 
Marriage*Susan Rayworth married Eliphalet Chappell, son of Eliphalet Chappell and Anna Cathrina Somers, on 11 January 1820 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2,1 

Family: Susan Rayworth and Eliphalet Chappell

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S671] Box 234, APO San Francisco, CA 96555 Mrs. Larry Throop, Early Settlers of Cumberland Township, Nova Scotia (Boston, Massachusetts: National Genealogical Society Quarterly, 1979). Hereinafter cited as Early Settlers of Cumberland Township, Nova Scotia.

Max Razo1

M, #50677
Last Edited24 Jan 2002

Citations

  1. [S1003] Collected by Edward Hiram and Evelyn Mae (Nilson) Mahoney, compiler, Mahoney Family Ancestry & History : self published). Hereinafter cited as Mahoney Family Ancestry & History.

Abigail Read1

F, #94540, b. 30 December 1638
FatherJohn Read1 b. 1598, 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
Baptism*Abigail Read was baptized on 30 December 1638 in Dorchester, Massachusetts.1,2 
She was the daughter of John Read and Sarah Lessie.1 

Citations

  1. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  2. [S2575] History of the Reed Family in Europe and America, Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Ainsley Read1

M, #101346, b. August 1909, d. 1932
FatherAlton G. Read2 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward2 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Name Variation Ainsley Read is also known as Ensley Read.2 
Birth*He was born in August 1909 in New Brunswick, Canada.2 
He was the son of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAinsley 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*Ainsley Read died in 1932.1 
Burial*He was buried in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

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

Alan Rattenbury Read1

M, #100648, b. 1923, d. 27 October 1944
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 Edited3 Mar 2014
Name-ComAlan Rattenbury Read is commonly known as Alan Read.2,1 
Birth*He was born in 1923 in Summerside (Read's Corner), Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,3 
He was the son of George Washington Read and Maude Rattenbury.2 
Death*Alan Rattenbury Read died on 27 October 1944, in Belgium; Obituary: "Another S'side Soldier Killed; Alan R. Read

The sad news was received by Mrs. Maud Read of Read's Corner, near Summerside, informing her of the death in action of her son, Alan Rattenbury Read.

The telegram read: "The Minister of Defence regrets to inform you that Rifleman Alan Rattenbury Read has been officially reported killed in action on the 27th of October. If any further information becomes available it will be forwarded as soon as received."

Fusilier Read was 20 years of age. He enlisted in December last and left for overseas in the spring.

He is survived by his mother and four brothers: David in Charlottetown, Benjamin, Morton and Ernest all at home. Prior to enlisting he was employed with the P.E.I. Bag Company in Summerside.2,1
World War II Honour Roll, Alan R. Read (1923-1944).
Burial*He was buried in Adegem Canadian War Cemetery, between Brugge and Ghent, Belgium. Grave reference: IX. F. 6.
Inscription: F. 82741 Rifleman / A. R. Read / The Regina Rifle Regiment / 27th October 1944 Age 21 / Greater love / Hath no man than this. / That a man lay down / his life for his friends.2
Military tombstone, Alan R. Read (1923-1944), Adegem Canadian War Cemetery, between Brugge and Ghent, Belgium.

Citations

  1. [S9085] Another S'side Soldier Killed, Alan R. Read, Summerside Journal, Summerside, published published 6 November 1944, page 1, col. 13. Hereinafter cited as the Journal.
  2. [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.
  3. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Alexander Balfour Read1

M, #99964, b. 25 October 1879, d. 12 September 1909
Balfour 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-ComAlexander Balfour Read is commonly known as Balfour.2,3 
Birth*He was born on 25 October 1879 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of David Purrington Read and Emma Gordon Bishop.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlexander Balfour 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 PhotoAlexander Balfour Read was included in a group photograph with David Purrington Read , 1894.4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlexander Balfour 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.3
Biographical Note* In 1905 he went to British Columbia, where he worked in gold mines.1 
Death*Alexander Balfour Read died on 12 September 1909, at age 29, in Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada; Obituary: "Islander Drowned in British Columbia

A. Balfour Read Misses His Footing While Crossing a Railway Bridge and Falls to the River Below

Many friends will regret to learn of the sad drowning of A. Balfour Read, son of David P. Read, Read’s Corner, which occurred near Castlegar, on the Columbia River. On Sept. 12, while crossing the high railway bridge at night he missed his footing and fell to the river below. The body was not recovered until October 5th. He was buried at Nelson, B.C. The funeral service was conducted by Rev. Dr. J. T. Ferguson. He leaves to mourn his father and mother, three brothers, Joseph E., Erie, B.C; George at home; and Nelson B., Summerside; five sisters, Mrs. Frank Hawke, Malden, Mass; Mrs. Melville Bradshaw, Summerside; Mrs. William McKay, New Annan; Cecilia, Summerside; and Cassie at home. The deceased was 31 years of age and was employed in a lumber mill at Castlegar. He left Summerside about seven years ago and was home on a visit two years ago."5 
Burial*He was buried in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. There is an inscription on the family tombstone in the Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince Edward Island - "A. Balfour / Drowned 1910 Aged 31 / Columbia River, B.C.".1 

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. [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.
  4. [S9069] Correspondence with personal communication Jean (MacKay) MacAusland (Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  5. [S9071] Islander Drowned in British Columbia, Summerside Journal, Summerside, published published 19 October 1910, page 1, col. 1. Hereinafter cited as the Journal.

Alfred Edwin Read1

M, #103334, b. 15 October 1906, d. 27 January 1917
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-ComAlfred Edwin Read is commonly known as Alfred Read.2 
Birth*He was born on 15 October 1906 in Erie, British Columbia, Canada.2,1 
He was the son of Joseph Edgar Read and Harriet Wortman.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlfred Edwin 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
Death*Alfred Edwin Read died on 27 January 1917, at age 10, in Kootenay Lake Hospital, Nelson, British Columbia, Canada.1 

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.

Alice Read1

F, #104035, b. circa 1920, d. 2007
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Birth*Alice Read was born circa 1920 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1,2 
She was the daughter of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlice 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 
(Witness) MarriageAlice Read witnessed the marriage of Arvilla Mason Read and Beverly James Wood on 1 February 1938 in United Church Parsonage, Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #29383. Beverly was a farmer, bachelor, 22 years of age, Baptist, living at Wood Point, Westmorland County. Arvilla was a "girl at home", spinster, 20 years of age, Baptist, living at Dorchester Cape.3 
Name Variation As of 1940, Alice Read is also known as Alice Reid; this spelling of her surname was recorded on the Official Notice of Marriage.2 
Marriage*She married Elijah Dixon Hicks, son of Willard Hicks and Mary A. Estabrooks, on 17 August 1940 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #35095. Elijah was a soldier, bachelor, 19 years of age, Baptist, living in Sussex, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Alice was at home, a spinster, 19 years of age, Baptist, living in Middle Sackville, New Brunswick.2 
Death*Alice Read died in 2007.4 

Family: Alice Read and Elijah Dixon Hicks

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. [S8859] Official Notice of Marriage, Elijah Dixon Hicks & Alice Reid marriage, 17 August 1940, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20016, Code B4/1940, Number 20203.
  3. [S8872] Westmorland County Marriage Registration, Beverly J. Wood & Arvilla M. Reid marriage, 1 February 1928, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20009, Code B4/1928, Number 10595.
  4. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.

Alice P. Read1

F, #95408, b. 17 October 1892
FatherJames Johnson Read1 b. 21 Jan 1843, d. 6 Aug 1921
MotherSophia Mary Oulton1 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*Alice P. Read was born on 17 October 1892 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2 
She was the daughter of James Johnson Read and Sophia Mary Oulton.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlice P. 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.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. [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.

Allison Read1

M, #106323, b. November 1834, d. 1842
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 1798, d. 12 Mar 1889
MotherRebecca Outhouse1 b. 1800, d. 16 Oct 1876
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 Jan 2016
Birth*Allison Read was born in November 1834.2 
He was the son of Eliphalet Read and Rebecca Outhouse.1 
DeathAllison Read died on 18 October 1849, at age 14.2 
Alt-Death*An alternate death date is in 1842.1 
Burial*He was buried in Upper Sackville Cemetery, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Inscription: Allison, son of Eliphalet & Rebecca Read, d. 18 Oct. 1849, ae. 14 yrs. 11 mos.2 

Citations

  1. [S709] W. C. Milner, History of Sackville, New Brunswick (Sackville, New Brunswick: Tribune Press Ltd., 1994 (first ed. 1934)), page 70. Hereinafter cited as History of Sackville, New Brunswick.
  2. [S10664] Burial Transcriptions, Upper Sackville Cemetery, Sackville Parish, Allison Read transcriptions, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~damery/WE/…, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada.

Alpheus Palmer Read1

M, #101313, b. 24 February 1867, d. 22 October 1937
FatherJohn Gideon Read2 b. 27 Feb 1826, d. 1907
MotherMary Jane Tower2 d. 1912
Last Edited31 Jan 2014
Name-ComAlpheus Palmer Read is commonly known as Alpheus Read.3,4 
Birth*He was born on 24 February 1867 in Upper Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2,3,4 
He was the son of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlpheus Palmer Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlpheus Palmer Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.6 
(Witness) MarriageAlpheus Palmer Read witnessed the marriage of John Read and 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.7 
(First) Marriage*Alpheus Palmer Read married first Margaret Olive Ward, daughter of Rufus C. Ward and Julia Augustus Chapman, on 9 December 1890 in the residence of the bride's parents, Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, they were married by license. Alpheus was 23 years old, living in Rockport, a bachelor, farmer and Methodist. Maggie was 24 years old, living in Rockport, a spinster and Methodist. They were married by Rev. S. T. Teed of Dorchester. "Married at the residence of the bride's parents, Rockport (West. Co.) 9th inst., by Rev. S. T. Teed, Alpheus P. Read / Maggie O. Ward daughter of Rufus C. Ward, Esq." (Chignecto Post.)8,9 
OccupationAlpheus Palmer Read was a sailor, at the time of his son Vincent's birth, as declared on the Late Registration of Birth for Vincent. in 1896.1 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 15 April 1901 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.3 
(Second) Marriage*He married second Lucinda May Tower, daughter of Robert Tower and Ellen, on 16 July 1903 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, they were married by license, by Rev. Wm. Harrison of Dorchester, New Brunswick. Alpheus was 36 years old, a widower, living in Johnson's Mills, a seaman and Methodist. Lucy was 24 years old, a spinster, living in Johnson's Mills and Baptist. Witnesses were Amelia Quigley and Carrie Harrison.10,11 
Census HeadHouseholdAlpheus Palmer Read was head of the household in the census of 1911 in Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.12 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1921 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.13 
Moved*He and Lucinda May Tower moved to Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, circa 1929.4 
Occupation*Alpheus Palmer Read was a farmer until 1930.4 
Death*He died on 22 October 1937, at age 70, in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; cause of death was cerebral hemorrhage, due to arteriosclerosis, after two days. The informant for his Certificate of Registration of Death was his wife Lucinda.4 
Burial*He was buried on 24 October 1937 in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.4 

Children of Alpheus Palmer Read and Margaret Olive Ward

Children of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower

Citations

  1. [S6610] Late Registration of Births - Vincent Henry Read, Vincent Henry Read, Microfilm image Microfilm F18788, Code 1896-R-7 (filed 15 July 1965), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S6604] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Alpheus P. Read, Alpheus P. Read, Microfilm F18759, Code 1867-R-4 (1867), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [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.
  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. [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.
  6. [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.
  7. [S6672] Marriage Certificate - John Read & Phoebe Ward, John Read & Phoebe Ward marriage, 30 July 1890, unknown repository, unknown repository address. PANB Film F13657, Ref. B4/1890, Number 2577.
  8. [S6605] Marriage Registration - Alpheus Read & Maggie Ward, Alpheus Read & Maggie Ward marriage, 9 December 1890, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F13657, Ref. B4/1890, Number 2575.
  9. [S6606] Married: Alpheus P. Read & Maggie O. Ward, Chignecto Post, Sackville, New Brunswick, 11 December 1890, Daniel F. Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics, Volume 76, Number 1718.. Hereinafter cited as Chignecto Post.
  10. [S6607] Marriage Registration - Alpheus Read & Lucy M. Tower, Alpheus Read & Lucy M. Tower marriage, 16 July 1903, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F15908, Ref. B4/1903, Number 2907.
  11. [S6611] Certificate of Registration of Birth - John Ainsworth Read, John Ainsworth Read, Microfilm F20738, Code 1905-802199 (filed 12 Sept. 1927), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  12. [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.
  13. [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.
  14. [S8852] Late Registration of Birth, 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.
  15. [S8856] Late Registration of Birth, 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.
  16. [S8851] Late Registration of Birth, Emma Elaine Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F24380, Code 1915--802606 (filed 7 August 1967), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  17. [S8857] Late Registration of Birth, Arvilla Mason Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F24972, Code 1917--802590 (filed 4 August 1947), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  18. [S8825] Late Registration of Birth, Angus Archibald Read, Microfilm F25350, Code 1918--802772 (7 Sept. 1956), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Alton G. Read1,2

M, #101337, b. 31 August 1869, d. 1930
FatherJohn Gideon Read2 b. 27 Feb 1826, d. 1907
MotherMary Jane Tower2 d. 1912
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*Alton G. Read was born on 31 August 1869 in Upper Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower.2 
Alt-Birth DateAn alternate recorded birth date is on 31 August 1870.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlton G. Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlton G. Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlton G. Read was enumerated on the census of 1891 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.5 
Marriage*Alton G. Read married Edith L. Ward, daughter of Ruben Ward and Olive, on 22 December 1891 in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license.6 
Census HeadHousehold*Alton G. Read was head of the household in the census of between 12 April 1901 and 15 April 1901 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of between 3 June 1911 and 6 June 1911 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.7 
Death*He died in 1930.8 
Burial*He was buried in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.8 

Children of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward

Citations

  1. [S6615] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Alton G. Read, Alton G. Read, Microfilm F18760, Code 1869-R-5 (filed 31 August 1869), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [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.
  3. [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.
  4. [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.
  5. [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.
  6. [S6617] Marriage Registration - Alton G. Read & Edith L. Ward, Alton G. Read & Edith L. Ward marriage, 22 December 1891, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F13660, Ref. B4/1891, Number 2636.
  7. [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.
  8. [S6671] John Read On-line database, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada; , 1907.

Alton G. Read1

M, #101342, b. 25 July 1897
FatherAlton G. Read1 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward1 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Alton G. Read was born on 25 July 1897 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlton 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 HeadHouseholdAlton 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 

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.

Amelia Read

F, #26463
FatherJames Read
MotherMary Ripley
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Amelia Read was the daughter of James Read and Mary Ripley

Child of Amelia Read and William Smith

Angus Archibald Read1

M, #104010, b. 20 December 1918, d. 1975
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited31 Jan 2014
Birth*Angus Archibald Read was born on 20 December 1918 in Hardledge (Dorchester RR#3), Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Late Registration of Birth was his mother, Lucinda May Tower, dated 7 September 1956, at Moncton, New Brunswick. Lucinda was living in Moncton at this time.1 
He was the son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAngus Archibald 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*Angus Archibald Read married Hermance Read.3 
(Witness) MarriageAngus Archibald Read witnessed the marriage of Rupert Read and Dorothy Lillian McColgan 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.4 
Death*Angus Archibald Read died in 1975.3 

Family: Angus Archibald Read and Hermance Read

Citations

  1. [S8825] Late Registration of Birth, Angus Archibald Read, Microfilm F25350, Code 1918--802772 (7 Sept. 1956), 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. [S8873] New Brunswick Marriage Registration, 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.

Ann Read

F, #9357, b. 1788, d. 1855
Last Edited25 Oct 2002
Name Variation Ann Read is also known as Patterson. 
Birth*She was born in 1788.1 
Marriage*She married John Patterson, son of John Patterson, on 24 December 1807.1 
Burial*Ann Read was buried in 1855 in Four Corners Cemetery, Upper Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
Death*She died in 1855.1 

Child of Ann Read and John Patterson

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Ann Read1

F, #93325, b. circa 1788, d. 3 November 1853
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 11 Jun 1758, d. 26 Jun 1819
MotherMargaret Converse1 b. c 1768, d. 24 Jan 1850
Relationship3rd great-grandaunt 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
Birth*Ann Read was born circa 1788.1 
She was the daughter of Eliphalet Read and Margaret Converse.1 
Death*Ann Read died on 3 November 1853.1 

Citations

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

Ann Read1

F, #93670, b. circa 1835
FatherGeorge Read1 b. c 1799, d. 14 May 1888
MotherSarah Richardson1 b. c 1804, d. 21 Apr 1862
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt 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 Edited23 Jun 2004
Birth*Ann Read was born circa 1835.1 
She was the daughter of George Read and Sarah Richardson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnn 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.2

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. [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.

Ann Read1

F, #95684, b. 23 March 1695
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*Ann Read was born on 23 March 1695.1 
She was the daughter of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells.1 

Citations

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

Annie Read1

F, #106061, b. circa 1870
FatherEliphalet O. Read1 b. 24 Jun 1842
MotherEmma Jane King1 b. 28 Oct 1853, d. 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 Edited22 Oct 2015
Birth*Annie Read was born circa 1870 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Eliphalet O. Read and Emma Jane King.1 

Citations

  1. [S10419] 1881 Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Eliphalet Read household #230, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada microfilm C-13184, Page 57, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Arlotta Letitia Read1

F, #99880, b. 1839, d. 1912
FatherEphraim Read1 b. c 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 Edited21 Feb 2013
Birth*Arlotta Letitia Read was born in 1839 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Ephraim Read and Rosara Chappell.1 
Marriage*Arlotta Letitia Read married William MacGregor.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArlotta Letitia Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of William MacGregor in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with William (age 45) were his wife Arlotta Read (age 41), their children Rosarah (age 18), Rosalind/Roselen (age 17), Eliza/Bertha (age 16), Dora (age 13), Theresa (age 11), Etta/Ettie (age 9), William (age 6), Whitmore (age 3) and Viola/Vie (age 1). William was a farmer, Rosarah was a dress maker. The family religion was Presbyterian.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArlotta Letitia Read was enumerated on the census of 9 April 1891 in the household of William MacGregor in Lot 9, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with William (age 55) were his wife Arlotta Read (age 51), their children Etta (age 18), Whitmore (age 13), Ella Violet (age 11), and Lemuel (age 9). William was a farmer, Etta was a school teacher. The family religion was Presbyterian. [Note: Arlotta's birthplace and that of her parents was incorrectly recorded as Nova Scotia. She was actually born in Prince Edward Island, her parents in New Brunswick.]3
Living*Arlotta Letitia Read was living in 1902 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.4 
Census HeadHousehold*She was head of the household in the census of 1911 in Fitzroy St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with widowed Arlotta (Read) MacGregor (age 79) were her grandsons Ivan (age 11) and William (age 9), sons of Whitmore MacGregor and Annie MacLean.5
1911 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Arlotta (Read) MacGregor and her grandsons Ivan and William, sons of Whitmore MacGregor.
Death*She died in 1912, in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40551,-63.77751.
Inscription: William MacGregor / 1836 - 1901 / His Wife / Arlotta Read / 1839 - 1912 / MACGREGOR.6
Tombstone, William MacGregor (1836-1901), his wife Arlotta Read (1839-1912). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Children of Arlotta Letitia Read and William MacGregor

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S7995] 1881 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of William MacGregor household #87, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC microfilm C-13162, page 21, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S7996] 1891 Canada Census, Lot 9, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of William MacGregor household #19, 1891, digital copy of original image LAC microfilm T-6383, page 19, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8009] Death of Capt. Thomas Whittemore Read, Agriculturist, Summerside, published 31 May 1902, page 5, col. 1. Hereinafter cited as Agriculturist.
  5. [S8004] 1911 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Arlotta (Read) MacGregor household #150, 1911, digital copy of original image LAC microfilm T-20326 to T-20460, page 14, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S6278] Cemetery Marker - Arlotta Read, William MacGregor & Arlotta Read Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.
  7. [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. 203. Hereinafter cited as The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family.
  8. [S7997] British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986, on-line transcription British Columbia Archives Film B13193, LDS Film Number 2032477, Digital Folder Number 004437854, Image Number 02278, Registration Number 004246 (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLRF-JDF : accessed 19 Feb 2013), Whitemore Read Macgregor, 1947), Church of Latter Day Saints, www.familysearch.org, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.. Hereinafter cited as British Columbia Death Registrations.

Arthulenda Eliza Read1

F, #106042, b. circa 1852
FatherJoshua A. Read1 b. 1812, d. 9 Nov 1885
MotherRebecca Allen1 b. 10 Sep 1818, d. 1903
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 Oct 2015
Birth*Arthulenda Eliza Read was born circa 1852 in New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Joshua A. Read and Rebecca Allen.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArthulenda Eliza Read was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of Joshua A. Read in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Joshua (age 46) were his wife, Rebecca Allen (age 43), their children, Eliphalet (age 19), Sarah Jane (age 17), Cynthia Ann (age 15), Catherine (age 13), Ephraim (age 11), Arthulenda Eliza (age 9), Benjamin (age 7), Joshua Temple (age 5), Rebecca (age 3), Havelock (age 1) and Sarah Jane's husband, Simeon Kay (age 23). Joshua, Eliphalet and Simeon were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArthulenda Eliza Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of Joshua A. Read in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Joshua (age 55) were his wife Rebecca Allen (age 52), their children, Ephraim (age 21), Arthulenda (age 19), Joshua (age 15), Rebecca (age 13), Havelock (age 11) and Mary (age 6). The family religion was Baptist.2 

Citations

  1. [S10392] 1861 Canada Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Joshua Reid household number 11, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada microfilm C-1006, page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S10387] 1871 Canada Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Joshua Reid household number 19, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada microfilm C-10392, page 7, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Arvilla Mason Read1

F, #104033, b. 9 July 1917, d. 15 December 2004
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Birth*Arvilla Mason Read was born on 9 July 1917 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 Reid), of Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, dated 4 August 1947 at Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArvilla Mason 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 
Name-ComArvilla Mason Read is commonly known as Arvilla Reid in 1938; this spelling of her surname was recorded as Reid on the Official Notice of Marriage.3 
Marriage*She married Beverly James Wood, son of George William Wood and Mary Belle Brown, on 1 February 1938 in United Church Parsonage, Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #29383. Beverly was a farmer, bachelor, 22 years of age, Baptist, living at Wood Point, Westmorland County. Arvilla was a "girl at home", spinster, 20 years of age, Baptist, living at Dorchester Cape.3 
Death*Arvilla Mason Read died on 15 December 2004, at age 87, in Drew Nursing Home, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.4 
Burial*She was buried in Westcock Cemetery, Westcock, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.4 

Family: Arvilla Mason Read and Beverly James Wood

Citations

  1. [S8857] Late Registration of Birth, Arvilla Mason Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F24972, Code 1917--802590 (filed 4 August 1947), 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. [S8872] Westmorland County Marriage Registration, Beverly J. Wood & Arvilla M. Reid marriage, 1 February 1928, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20009, Code B4/1928, Number 10595.
  4. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.

Beatrice Lefurgey Read1

F, #100641, b. 1885, d. 1889
FatherThomas Whittemore Read2 b. 26 Jan 1857, d. 29 May 1902
MotherElvira Davidson2 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
Name-ComBeatrice Lefurgey Read is commonly known as Beatrice.2 
Birth*She was born in 1885 in residence, Wilmot, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2 
She was the daughter of Thomas Whittemore Read and Elvira Davidson.2 
BaptismBeatrice Lefurgey Read was baptized on 12 July 1887 in St. Mary's Anglican Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.39397,-63.79075; the officating clergyman was C. F. Lowe.1 
Death*She died in 1889.2 
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.2
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. [S6258] Baptism Record - Beatrice Lefurgey Read, , St. Mary's Anglican Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 81. Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Beatrice Lefurgey Read.
  2. [S6257] Cemetery Marker - Joseph Read, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.

Benjamin Read

M, #9362, b. circa 1777, d. 11 November 1853
FatherEliphalet Read b. 6 Oct 1730, d. a 9 Jun 1804
MotherSarah Bucklin of Providence 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 Oct 2015
Birth*Benjamin Read was born circa 1777 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1,2 
He was the son of Eliphalet Read and Sarah Bucklin of Providence
(Second) Marriage*Benjamin Read married second Jane Allen.3 
Census HeadHousehold*Benjamin Read was head of the household in the census of 1851 in Botsford Parish, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Benjamin (age 73) were his wife Jane Allen (age 65). Benjamin's occupation was farmer. They lived on the farm adjacent to their son Joshua.4 
Death*He died on 11 November 1853.5 
Burial*He was buried in Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
Inscription: Benjamin Read / Died Nov. 11, 1853 / aged 76 years / His Wife / Jane / Died Mar. 11, 1854 / aged 72 years.5

Tombstone, Benjamin Read (1777-1853), his wife Jane Allen (1782-1854). Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Children of Benjamin Read and Jane Allen

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  3. [S2575] History of the Reed Family in Europe and America, Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861). Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.
  4. [S10404] 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia (Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick), household of Benjamin Reid, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada microfilm C-996, line 12, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S10403] Cemetery marker, Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, Benjamin Read & Jane Allen transcription; read by John L. Read, 11 November 1906.

Benjamin Read1

M, #95693, b. 8 November 1743
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*Benjamin Read was born on 8 November 1743.1 
He was the son of Joseph Read and Hannah Healey.1 

Citations

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

Benjamin Read1

M, #99869
FatherBenjamin Read1 b. c 1777, d. 11 Nov 1853
MotherJane Allen1 b. 1782, d. 11 Mar 1854
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited8 Nov 2011
Benjamin Read was the son of Benjamin Read and Jane Allen.1 

Citations

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

Benjamin Read1

M, #100686, b. 24 December 1921, d. 4 April 1997
FatherGeorge Washington Read1 b. 21 Nov 1884, d. 1944
MotherMaude Rattenbury1 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 Edited22 Dec 2011
Birth*Benjamin Read was born on 24 December 1921 in Summerside (Reads Corner), Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of George Washington Read and Maude Rattenbury.1 
Death*Benjamin Read died on 4 April 1997, at age 75.1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40539,-63.77554.
Inscription: READ / David Nelson Read / June 24, 1920 - Oct. 29, 1982 / Benjamin Read / Dec. 24, 1921 - Apr. 4, 1997 / Rest in Peace.1
Tombstone, David Nelson Read (1920-1982), his brother Benjamin Read (1921-1997). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S6283] Cemetery Marker - David Nelson Read, David Nelson Read & Benjamin Read 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).

Benjamin Read1

M, #106026
Last Edited15 Oct 2015
Marriage*Benjamin Read married Anna Wells.1 

Child of Benjamin Read and Anna Wells

Citations

  1. [S10393] Births, Registration Division of westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, birth registration entry, digital image of original page PANB microfilm F13392, Code A5/1874, Number 57 (7 April 1874), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Benjamin Read1

M, #106038, b. 1769
FatherJoseph Read1 b. 30 Jan 1736
MotherMartha1
Relationship1st cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Oct 2015
Birth*Benjamin Read was born in 1769.1 
He was the son of Joseph Read and Martha.1 
Settled*Benjamin Read settled in Winthrop, Kennebec County, Maine.1 
Marriage*He married Mary B. Easty.1 

Family: Benjamin Read and Mary B. Easty

Citations

  1. [S2575] History of the Reed Family in Europe and America, Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, (Boston: John Wilson & Son (Reprinted by Higginson Book Company), 1861), page 245. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Benjamin Read1

M, #106043, b. circa 1854
FatherJoshua A. Read1 b. 1812, d. 9 Nov 1885
MotherRebecca Allen1 b. 10 Sep 1818, d. 1903
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 Oct 2015
Birth*Benjamin Read was born circa 1854 in New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of Joshua A. Read and Rebecca Allen.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBenjamin Read was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of Joshua A. Read in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Joshua (age 46) were his wife, Rebecca Allen (age 43), their children, Eliphalet (age 19), Sarah Jane (age 17), Cynthia Ann (age 15), Catherine (age 13), Ephraim (age 11), Arthulenda Eliza (age 9), Benjamin (age 7), Joshua Temple (age 5), Rebecca (age 3), Havelock (age 1) and Sarah Jane's husband, Simeon Kay (age 23). Joshua, Eliphalet and Simeon were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.1 

Citations

  1. [S10392] 1861 Canada Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Joshua Reid household number 11, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada microfilm C-1006, page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Benjamin Franklin Read1

M, #106020, b. 22 August 1880, d. 1960
FatherEphraim Reade2 b. 20 Feb 1850, d. 25 Jun 1943
MotherSarah Elizabeth King2 b. 2 Apr 1858, d. 1 Mar 1935
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 Dec 2016
Name-ComBenjamin Franklin Read is commonly known as Frank Reade.2 
Birth*He was born on 22 August 1880 in Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3,2,1 
He was the son of Ephraim Reade and Sarah Elizabeth King.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBenjamin Franklin Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Joshua A. Read in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Joshua (age 65) were his wife Rebecca Allen (age 62), their children, Joshua (age 24), Havelock (age 21), Mary (age 16), Ephraim (age 31), his wife Sarah King (age 23), their son Franklin (age 8 months). Joshua and Ephraim were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.4 
Name Variation As of 1881, Benjamin Franklin Read is also known as Franklin Read.4 
Marriage*He married Nettie May Allen.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBenjamin Franklin Read was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of Ephraim Reade in Botsford Parish, Port Elgin, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Ephraim (age 51) were his wife Sarah King (age 42), their children, Frank (age 20), Hope (age 14), & Russell (age 12), Ephraim's mother, Rebecca Allen (age 72), and an unrelated lodger, Matthew A. Wall (age 72).2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBenjamin Franklin Read was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1921 in the household of Ephraim Reade in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Ephraim (age 71) were his wife Sarah King (age 62), their son Frank (age 40), his wife Nettie Allen (age 21), their children, Mary (age 4), Ephraim (age 2) and Helen (age 8 months). Ephraim and Frank were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.6 
(Informant - Death) DeathBenjamin Franklin Read was the informant for the Death Registration of Sarah Elizabeth King, who died on 1 March 1935 in RR#2, Port Elgin, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Certificate of Registration of Death was her son Frank.7,8 
(Informant - Death) DeathFrank Reade was the informant for the Death Registration of Ephraim Reade, who died on 25 June 1943 in Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Registration of Death was his son Frank Reade, of Port Elgin, New Brunswick.7 
Death*Benjamin Franklin Read died in 1960.5 
Burial*He was buried in Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, 46.0575,-64.0155.
Inscription: READE / B. Frank Reade / 1880 - 1960 / His Wife / Nettie M. Allen / 1899 - 1991.5

Tombstone, Benjamin Franklin Read (1899-1991), his wife Nettie May Allen (1899-1991). Reade Cemetery, Upper Cape Road, Bayside, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Children of Benjamin Franklin Read and Nettie May Allen

Citations

  1. [S10397] Late Registration of Birth,Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, Ephraim Franklin Read, digital image of original page PANB microfilm F25623, Code 1919/802827 (recorded 14 July 1959, filed 2 September 1959), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S10389] 1901 Canada Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Ephriam Reade household number 92, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada microfilm T-6428 to T-6556, page 10, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S10396] Births, Registration Division of westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, birth registration entry, digital image of original page PANB microfilm F13393, Code A5/1880, Number 86 (22 August 1880), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  4. [S10407] 1881 Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Joshua Read household #229, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada microfilm C-13184, Page 57, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S10391] Cemetery marker, Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, B. Frank Reade & Nettie M. Allen transcription; read by David A. Walker, 13 May 2016.
  6. [S10414] 1921 Canada Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Ephraim Reid household number 15, 1921, digital image of original page Library & Archives Canada, Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 38; Census Place: Botsford (Parish), Westmorland, New Brunswick; Page Number: 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S10385] Province of New Brunswick, Certificate of Registration of Death, Ephraim Reade entry, , Provincial Archives of New Brunswick microfilm F19382, Volume 153, Registration 42964, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Registration.
  8. [S10394] Province of New Brunswick, Certificate of Registration of Death, Sarah Elizabeth (King) Read entry, , Provincial Archives of New Brunswick microfilm F18997, Volume 094, Registration 1474, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Registration.

Bertha Maud Read1

F, #105429, b. 28 February 1878, d. 10 December 1947
FatherWilliam LeBaron Read1 b. 17 Apr 1838, 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 Edited24 Apr 2015
Name-ComBertha Maud Read is commonly known as Maud.2 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Maud Read.3,4 
Birth*She was born on 28 February 1878 in Cookville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for her Late Registration of Birth was her cousin, David A. Lund, of Winnipeg, Manitoba. The registration was declared in Winnipeg, 17 March 1943, and filed 25 March 1943. Her birth year was recorded as 1880 in the 1911 Census.1,5 
She was the daughter of William LeBaron Read and Mary Jane Lund.1 
Name-ComBertha Maud Read is commonly known as Bertha Read in 1881.6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of William LeBaron Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Lebaron (age 42) were his wife Mary Lund (age 34), their children John (age 10) and Bertha (age 3). Lebaron was a carpenter. The family religion was Baptist.6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Maud Read was enumerated on the census of 15 April 1891 in the household of William LeBaron Read in Wallace, Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada; included in the household with William (age 54) were his wife Mary Jane Lund (age 45), their children Bertha Maud (age 13) and Ellen May (age 7). William was a house builder. The family religion was Baptist.7 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Maud Read was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of William LeBaron Read in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; included in the household with William (age 62) were his wife Mary Jane Lund (age 53), their daughter Maud (age 23). William was a carpenter. The family religion was Baptist.5 
Marriage*Bertha Maud Read married George Henry McCarthy, son of William McCarthy and Marion, on 25 June 1902 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.3
Wedding photo, George Henry McCarthy & Bertha Maud Read. Photo courtesy of Moira McCarthy.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Maud Read was enumerated on the census of 1906 in the household of George Henry McCarthy in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; included in the household with George (age 32) were his wife Maud Read (age 27), their daughter Grace (age 3).2 
Family PhotoShe is included in a group portrait, circa 1907 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.3
Bertha Maud Read & George Henry McCarthy with their firstborn, Grace Eveleen. Photo courtesy of Moira McCarthy.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Maud Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of George Henry McCarthy in 261 Patrick St., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; included in the household with George (age 35) were his wife Maud Read (age 31), their children Grace (age 8) and Fannie (age 2).8 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Maud Read was enumerated on the census of 1916 in the household of George Henry McCarthy in Winnipeg Centre, Manitoba, Canada; included in the household with George (age 42) were his wife Maud Read (age 36), their children Grace (age 13) and Frances (age 7).9 
Family Photo*She is included in a group portrait in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.3
George Henry McCarthy & Bertha Maud Read, date unknown. Photo courtesy of Moira McCarthy.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Maud Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of George Henry McCarthy in 261 Patrick St., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; included in the household with George (age 46) were his wife Maud Read (age 40), their children Grace (age 17), Frances (age 12) and Brian (age 3).4 
Death*Bertha Maud Read died on 10 December 1947, at age 69, in Valois, Québec, Canada.3 
Burial*She was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.3 

Children of Bertha Maud Read and George Henry McCarthy

Citations

  1. [S9957] Unknown title, Bertha Maud Read, Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F18765, Code 1878-R-4 (filed 25 March 1943), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S9980] 1906 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, of George H. McCarthy household #484, 1906, Microfilm image LAC Microfilm T-18353 to T-18363, Page 75, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S9956] Correspondence with personal communication Moira McCarthy (unknown informant address). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S9977] 1921 Canada Census, Winnipeg, Manitoba, household of George McCarthy, 1921, digital copy of original document Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 29, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Page Number 8, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S9984] 1901 Canada Census of Winnipeg, Manitoba, of William L. Read household #42, 1901, Microfilm image LAC Microfilm T-6428 to T-6556, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S9982] 1881 Canada Census of Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Lebaron Read household #336, 1881, Microfilm image LAC Microfilm C_13183, Page 74, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S9983] 1891 Canada Census of Wallace, Selkirk, Manitoba, of William Read household #126, 15 April, 1891, Microfilm image LAC Microfilm T-6296, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S9979] 1911 Canada Census, Winnipeg, Manitoba, of George McCarthy household #243, 1911, digital copy of original document Reference Number RG 31-C-1, LAC microfilms T-20326 to T-20460, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  9. [S9978] 1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, of George H. McCarthy household #147, 1916, Microfilm image LAC Microfilm T-21932, Page 12, Family No. 147, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Bessam Read1

M, #105435, b. 16 May 1873, d. 23 May 1873
FatherWilliam LeBaron Read1 b. 17 Apr 1838, 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 Edited6 May 2016
Birth*Bessam Read was born on 16 May 1873 in Cookville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of William LeBaron Read and Mary Jane Lund.1 
Death*Bessam Read died on 23 May 1873, at age 7 days.1 
Burial*He was buried in Cookville Cemetery, Cookville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

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

Betty Read1

F, #95691, b. 30 November 1738
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*Betty Read was born on 30 November 1738.1 
She was the daughter of Joseph Read and Hannah Healey.1 

Citations

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

Brenton A. Read1

M, #45481, b. 8 March 1892, d. 1971
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherMargaret Olive Ward2 b. c 1867, d. b 1903
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Brenton A. Read was born on 8 March 1892 in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; "Born - Rockport (Westmorland County) March 8th, wife of Alpheus Read, a son." (The Times, Moncton.)2,3 
He was the son of Alpheus Palmer Read and Margaret Olive Ward.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBrenton A. 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*Brenton A. Read married Carrie K. Rayworth.1 
Living*Brenton A. Read was living in 1965 in Aulac, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; this is where he was living at the time he was the informant for the Late Registration of Birth for his brother Vincent.4 
Death*He died in 1971.1 
Burial*He was buried in Point de Bute Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription: Brenton A. Read / 1892 - 1971 / His Wife / Carrie K. Rayworth / 1890 - 1943 / READ.1
Tombstone, Brenton A. Read (1892-1971) and his wife Carrie K. Rayworth (1890-1943). Point de Bute Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Family: Brenton A. Read and Carrie K. Rayworth

Citations

  1. [S6571] Marker - Brenton A. Read, Brenton A. Read tombstone inscription; recorded by David A. Walker, 4 July 2004.
  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. [S6608] The Guardian, "Birth Announcement - Alpheus Read", The Times Moncton (11 March 1892). Hereinafter cited as "Birth Announcement - Alpheus Read."
  4. [S6610] Late Registration of Births - Vincent Henry Read, Vincent Henry Read, Microfilm image Microfilm F18788, Code 1896-R-7 (filed 15 July 1965), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Burton Read

M, #31280
FatherThomas Read
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Burton Read was the son of Thomas Read