John William Read1

M, #105434, b. 6 August 1869, d. 3 July 1938
John 'Jack' Read. Photo courtesy of Moira McCarthy.
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-ComJohn William Read is commonly known as Jack Read.1 
Birth*He was born on 6 August 1869 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of William LeBaron Read and Mary Jane Lund.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn William Read 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.2 
(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, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1 
Burial*He was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1 

Family: John William Read and Rhoda Parkin

Citations

  1. [S9956] Correspondence with personal communication Moira McCarthy, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [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.

Jonas Read1

M, #99871
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 Edited16 Aug 2011
Jonas Read was the son of Benjamin Read and Jane Allen.1 

Citations

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

Joseph Read

M, #9122
ChartsDescendants of Silas Tito
Last Edited22 Apr 2015
(Groom) 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: Joseph Read and Hannah Titus

Citations

  1. [S1005] William R. Arthurs, word processor file, unknown location.

Joseph Read1

M, #9360, 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 Edited16 Oct 2015
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 

Children of Joseph Read and Hannah Healey

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), page 243. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.
  3. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [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.
  5. [S2575] History of the Reed Family in Europe and America, Jacob Whittemore Reed, compiler, (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, #95690, b. 1733, d. before 1736
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 Edited16 Oct 2015
Birth*Joseph Read was born in 1733.1 
He was the son of Joseph Read and Hannah Healey.1 
Died Young*Joseph Read died young before 1736.2 

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.
  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), page 243. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Joseph Read1

M, #95695, b. 1775, d. 1832
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 6 Oct 1730, d. a 9 Jun 1804
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: Joseph Read and Hanna

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.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Joseph Read1

M, #99857, b. 31 October 1849, d. 6 April 1919
Joseph Read (1849-1919). Photo courtesy of George Read.
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 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, Prince Edward Island, 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, at age 69, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.1 
Burial*He was buried in the 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.

Children of Joseph Read and Sarah Jane Carruthers

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, 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, 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, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 7, Family #67.
  5. [S6270] 1911 Microfilm, 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, #101333, 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.
  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.
  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.

Joseph Read1

M, #106036, b. 30 January 1736
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 Edited16 Oct 2015
Birth*Joseph Read was born on 30 January 1736.1 
He was the son of Joseph Read and Hannah Healey.1 
Marriage*Joseph Read married Martha on 26 July 1761.2 

Child of Joseph Read and Martha

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 243. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.
  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), page 245. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.

Joseph Edgar Read1

M, #99958, b. 10 May 1870, d. 18 July 1937
Joseph 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-ComJoseph Edgar Read is commonly known as Joseph.2 
Birth*He was born on 10 May 1870 in Reads Corner, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of David Purrington Read and Emma Gordon Bishop.1 
(Son) Census HeadHouseholdJoseph Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of David Purrington Read, as a son, in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Enumerated in the household with William were his wife Emeline (entered as Emiline), daughter Dorothy, sons David, Nelson and Edwin, and his aunt Ellen, who had helped raise him. Enumerated 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
Marriage*Joseph Edgar Read married Harriet Wortman, daughter of Samuel Wortman and Catherine Steeves, on 19 November 1889.1 
(Witness) Group PhotoJoseph Edgar Read was included in a group photograph with David Purrington Read , 1894.3
Census HeadHousehold*Joseph Edgar Read was head of the household in the census of between 8 April 1901 and 10 April 1901 in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. Included in the household with Joseph (age 30) were his wife Hattie (age 25), their son (no name) Baby (1 month), Hattie's sister Ella (age 23) and a lodger. Joseph was a prospector. Joseph's religion was Deist, everyone else in the household were Baptists.4
1901 Canada Census, Nelson, British Columbia. Household of Joseph Edgar Read, his wife Hattie, their unnamed newborn, and Hattie's sister Ella.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 22 June 1911 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.5
1911 Canada Census, Erie, British Columbia. Household of Joseph Edgar Read, his wife Harriet 'Hattie' Wortman, their sons Alfred and Royal, and an unrelated boarder.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1921 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.6
1921 Canada Census, Salmo, Kootenay West, British Columbia. Household of Joseph Edgar Read, his wife Hattie Wortman, their children Royal Verne, Georgie Donalda and Harold Douglas.. Census image courtesy of Library & Archives Canada.
Death*He died on 18 July 1937, at age 67, in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada.1 

Children of Joseph Edgar Read and Harriet Wortman

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6254] 1881 Microfilm, 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 Jean (MacKay) MacAusland, Prince Edward Island Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S5816] 1901 Canada Census - Joseph Edgar Read, Household #39, 8 April 1901, Microfilm, Page 4. Nelson, B.C.. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [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.
  6. [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.
  7. [S8242] Correspondence with Nancy Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Joseph Jost Read1

M, #107060, b. 29 April 1944, d. 2 July 2003
FatherRoyal Verne Read1 b. 22 Aug 1908, d. 9 Aug 1975
MotherBessie Constance Jost1
Relationship5th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited5 Jul 2016
Birth*Joseph Jost Read was born on 29 April 1944.1 
He was the son of Royal Verne Read and Bessie Constance Jost.1 
Death*Joseph Jost Read died on 2 July 2003, at age 59.1 

Citations

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

Joshua Read1

M, #95686, b. 3 October 1699, d. 14 September 1722
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 Edited24 Apr 2013
Birth*Joshua Read was born on 3 October 1699.1 
He was the son of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells.1 
Death*Joshua Read died on 14 September 1722, at age 22.1 

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.

Joshua Read1

M, #95689, b. 1 July 1728
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*Joshua Read was born on 1 July 1728.1 
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.

Joshua Read1

M, #95696, b. 1783, d. 1846
FatherEliphalet Read1 b. 6 Oct 1730, d. a 9 Jun 1804
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 Oct 2015
Birth*Joshua Read was born in 1783 in Sackville, Cumberland County, New Brunswick.2,3 
He was the son of Eliphalet Read and Sarah Bucklin of Providence.1 
Marriage*Joshua Read married Hannah Salisbury of Mount Desert, Maine.2 
Death*Joshua Read died in 1846.3 

Family: Joshua Read and Hannah Salisbury of Mount Desert, Maine

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.
  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), Page 243. Hereinafter cited as History of the Reed Family in Europe and America.
  3. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Joshua A. Read1

M, #99870, b. 1812, d. 9 November 1885
FatherBenjamin Read2 b. c 1777, d. 11 Nov 1853
MotherJane Allen2 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 Edited18 Oct 2015
Name Variation Joshua A. Read is also known as Joshua Reade.3 
Birth*He was born in 1812 in New Brunswick.4,3,5 
He was the son of Benjamin Read and Jane Allen.2 
MarriageJoshua A. Read married Rebecca Allen on 16 February 1841. In Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. They were married by Banns, by Bill Chappell JP, with consent of parents.6,3
Marriage registration, Joshua Read and Rebecca Allen, 16 February 1841
Census HeadHousehold*Joshua A. Read was head of the household in the census of 1851 in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Included in the household with Joshua (age 34) were his wife, Rebecca Allen (age 32), their children, Eliphalet (age 8), Sarah (age 7), Cynthia (age 5), Catherine (age 3) & Ephraim (age 1). Also enumerated was Catherine Henderson, age 15.7 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1861 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.8 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1871 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.4 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1881 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.9 
Death*He died on 9 November 1885, in Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; Obituary: "On Monday morn. 9th inst., Joshua A. READ, Bayside, Botsford (West. Co.) went out to the field where his sons were working. He was seized with a sudden pain in his head, hastily returned to his house and fell senseless at his bedside. He died in an hour, age 70. He was a brother of B.A. READ, Esq. of this place. In this issue we record the death of his eldest sister, Mrs. FILLMORE of Maple Park, Kane Co., Illinois. She emigrated to Illinois with her husband, John FILLMORE some 40 years ago and had reached the age of 82 years. They were descendants of Benjamin A. READ, one of the first settlers of this parish." Obituary: "Died 9th inst., Bayside (West. Co.) Joshua A. READ, Esq., age 70, left widow, seven sons, five daughters."1,10,5 
Burial*He was buried in Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription: READE / Joshua Reade / 1812 - 1885 / His Wife / Rebecca Allen / 1818 - 1903.5

Tombstone, Joshua Reade (1812-1885), his wife Rebecca Allen (1818-1903). Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Children of Joshua A. Read and Rebecca Allen

Citations

  1. [S10399] Deaths, Chignecto Post, Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada, published 19 November 188, Daniel Johnson's New Brunswick Newspapers Vital Statistics, Volume 64, Number 2198. Hereinafter cited as Chignecto Post.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [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.
  4. [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.
  5. [S10388] Cemetery marker, Reade Cemetery, Bayside (Port Elgin RR), Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Joshua Reade & Rebecca Allen, transcription; read by John L. Read, 11 November 1906.
  6. [S10405] Marriage Registration, Joshua Read & Rebecca Allen marriage, Church of Latter Day Saints, www.familysearch.org, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.. New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-VRRW : accessed 16 October 2015), Joshua Read and Rebecca Allen, 16 Feb 1841; citing , , New Brunswick, Canada, p. 174, Provinc.
  7. [S10406] 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia (Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick), household of Joshua Reid, digital image of original page, Library & Archives Canada microfilm C-996, line 12. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  8. [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.
  9. [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.
  10. [S10400] Deaths, Chignecto Post, Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada, published 19 November 188, Daniel Johnson's New Brunswick Newspapers Vital Statistics, Volume 64, Number 2209. Hereinafter cited as Chignecto Post.
  11. [S10410] NB Genealogy, online www.automatedgenealogy.com, with links to Provincial Archives of New Brunswick data sets, Mary Ellen Read. Hereinafter cited as NB Genealogy.

Joshua Temple Read1

M, #106044, b. 2 August 1855
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 Edited19 Oct 2015
Birth*Joshua Temple Read was born on 2 August 1855 in New Brunswick, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of Joshua A. Read and Rebecca Allen.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJoshua Temple 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 HeadHouseholdJoshua Temple 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.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJoshua Temple 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 
Marriage*Joshua Temple Read married Eustatia M. McNutt on 13 March 1888. In home of the bride's father, Bayside, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Married: "Bayside, Botsford (West. Co.) 13th inst., at residence of bride's father, by Rev. D.S. Carpenter, Joshua READ / Eustatia M. McNUTT, both of Bayside."5 
Census HeadHouseholdJoshua Temple Read was head of the household in the census of 1891 in Botsford Parish, Bayside, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Included in the household with Joshua (age 34) were his wife, Eustatia McNutt (age 29) and their son Fred (age 3). Joshua was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.6 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 1901 in Botsford Parish, Bayside, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Included in the household with Joshua (age 44) were his wife, Eustatia McNutt (age 36) and their son Fred (age 12). Joshua was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.2 

Child of Joshua Temple Read and Eustatia M. McNutt

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.
  2. [S10432] 1901 Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Joshua Read household #86, 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.
  3. [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.
  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.
  5. [S10431] Marriage, The Daily Telegraph, Saint John, New Brunswick, published 23 March 1888, Daniel Johnson's New Brunswick Newspapers Vital Statistics, Volume 69, Number 2234. Hereinafter cited as The Daily Telegraph.
  6. [S10433] 1891 Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Joshua Read household #230, digital image of original page, Library & Archives Canada microfilm T-6305, Page 52. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Judith Read1

F, #95687, b. 8 April 1701
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*Judith Read was born on 8 April 1701.1 
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.

Katie Read1

F, #106077, b. 21 July 1888
FatherGeorge Havelock Read1 b. 19 Feb 1859, d. 2 Jul 1946
MotherHannah Jane Anderson1 b. 25 Feb 1861, d. 28 Oct 1922
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited20 Oct 2015
Name Variation Katie Read is also known as Kate Read.2 
Birth*She was born on 21 July 1888 in Bayside, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2,1 
She was the daughter of George Havelock Read and Hannah Jane Anderson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdKatie Read was enumerated on the census of 1891 in the household of George Havelock Read in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Included in the household with Havelock (age 31) were his wife Hannah Anderson (age 30), their children, Rainsford (age 4) and Katie (age 2). Havelock was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdKatie Read was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of George Havelock Read in Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Included in the household with Havelock (age 42) were his wife Hannah Anderson (age 41), their children, Rainsford (age 13), Katie (age 12), Gordamay (age 9), William (age 8) and Gladys (age 3). Havelock was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.1 

Citations

  1. [S10435] 1901 Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Havelock Read household #69, digital image of original page, Library & Archives Canada microfilm T-6428 to T-6556, Page 8. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  2. [S10442] Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959, birth entry for Kate Read entry, transcription (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F2DS-LDX : accessed 20 October 2015), G. Havelock Read in entry for Kate Read, 21 Jul 1888; citing Bayside, Botsford, New Brunswick, 21 Jul 1888, reference 2056; FHL microfilm 1,943,999 ("Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959," database, FamilySearch), Church of Latter Day Saints, www.familysearch.org, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.
  3. [S10438] 1891 Census, Botsford Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, household of Havelock Read, digital image of original page, Library & Archives Canada, Year: 1891; Census Place: Botsford, Westmorland, New Brunswick; Roll: T-6305; Family No: 236. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Kenneth Stephen Read1

M, #101330, b. 10 January 1907
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower2 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Name-ComKenneth Stephen Read is commonly known as Kenneth Read.2 
Birth*He was born on 10 January 1907 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 HeadHouseholdKenneth Stephen 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 HeadHouseholdKenneth Stephen 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 1927, Kenneth Stephen Read is also known as Kenneth Stephen Reid; his surname was spelled Reid on his Late Registration of Birth in 1927, and on the Official Notice of Marriage in 1936.1,4 
Marriage*He married Ella Leona Douglas, daughter of John Hazen Douglas and Ada Edith Brundage, on 12 August 1936. In 157 Queen St., Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Kenneth was a farmer, bachelor, 29 years of age, United Baptist, living at Dorchester Cape, New Brunswick. Ella Leona was a house worker, spinster, 27 years of age, United Baptist, living in Dorchester, New Brunswick.4 

Family: Kenneth Stephen Read and Ella Leona Douglas

Citations

  1. [S8853] Certificate of Registration of Birth, Kenneth Stephen Read, digital copy of original Certificate of Registration of Birth PANB F21588, Code 1907--802624 (filed 9 September 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.
  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.
  4. [S8878] New Brunswick Marriage Registration, Kenneth Stephen Reid & Ella Leona Douglas marriage, 12 August 1936, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20004, Code B4/1936, Number 5339.

Kolles Read1

M, #101344, b. August 1905
FatherAlton G. Read1 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward1 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Kolles Read was born in August 1905 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdKolles Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 6 June 1911 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

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

Laura Anne Read1

F, #104606, d. 1991
Relationship6th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
Last Edited17 Jun 2014
Death*Laura Anne Read died in 1991, in Maine, U.S.A..1 

Citations

  1. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, unknown location.

Lester Read1

M, #45346, b. 21 August 1927, d. circa 1961
FatherEdmund Bert Read1 b. 30 Nov 1898, d. 20 Nov 1963
MotherEva Clara Patterson1 b. 4 Feb 1906
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time 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
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited30 Jan 2014
Birth*Lester Read was born on 21 August 1927.1 
He was the son of Edmund Bert Read and Eva Clara Patterson.1 
Death*Lester Read died circa 1961.1 

Citations

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

Lindsey Read1

M, #101345, b. August 1907
FatherAlton G. Read1 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward1 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Lindsey Read was born in August 1907 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdLindsey Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 6 June 1911 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

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

Lorne Hiram Read1

M, #99998, b. 13 September 1887, d. 1953
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 Edited22 Nov 2016
Name-ComLorne Hiram Read is commonly known as Lorne.2,3,4,5 
Birth*He was born on 13 September 1887 in Prince Edward Island.3 
He was the son of Thomas Whittemore Read and Elvira Davidson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdLorne Hiram Read was enumerated on the census of 15 April 1891 in the household of Thomas Whittemore Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Thomas Whittemore (age 34) were his wife Elvira Davidson (age 35) and their only surviving child, Lorne (age 3) - three children had died young. His occupation was recorded as Master Mariner (ship's captain). The family religion was Universalist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdLorne Hiram Read was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of Thomas Whittemore Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Thomas Whittemore (age 44) were his wife Elvira Davidson (age 45), their children, Lorne (age 13) and Marion (age 2). His occupation was recorded as Master Mariner (ship's captain). The family religion was Universalist.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdLorne Hiram Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 4 June 1911 in the household of Elvira Davidson in Convent St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Elvira (age 55) were her son Lorne (age 23) and daughter Marion (age 12). Lorne was a photographer. The family religion was Methodist.4
Marriage*Lorne Hiram Read married Delia Jane Brown in 1916.1 
Census HeadHousehold*Lorne Hiram Read was head of the household in the census of 1921 in Convert St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Lorne (age 33) were his wife Delia (age 27) and his mother Elvira (age 66). Lorne was a photographer, with a portrait studio in Summerside.6 
Death*He died in 1953, in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Burial*He was buried in the Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40548,-63.77744. 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.
Lorne and his wife have their own tombstone as well (the coordinates are for this stone). Inscription: READ / Lorne H. Read / 1888 - 1953 / His Wife / Delia Brown / 1891 - 1987.5,7
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.
Tombstone, Lorne Hiram Read (1888-1953), his wife Delia Brown (1891-1987). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family: Lorne Hiram Read and Delia Jane Brown

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6271] 1891 Microfilm, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Roll T-6382, Family #98.
  3. [S6272] 1901 Microfilm, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 14, Family #135.
  4. [S6464] 3-4 June 1911 Microfilm, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 3, Family #26.
  5. [S6257] Cemetery Marker - Joseph Read. Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers, Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.
  6. [S11356] 1921 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Household of Lorne Read, digital copy of original document, Library & Archives Canada, Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Census Place: Drill Shed, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Page Number 14. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  7. [S6277] Cemetery Marker - Lorne Hiram Read. Lorne Hiram Read & Delia Brown, Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.

Louisa Read

F, #19399, b. 1850, d. 1896
FatherJames Read
MotherMary Ripley
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Louisa Read was born in 1850. 
She was the daughter of James Read and Mary Ripley
Death*Louisa Read died in 1896. 

Children of Louisa Read and Joshua Holmes Smith

Louise Read1

F, #99937, b. circa 1870, d. 1956
FatherJames Chappell Read1 b. 1838, d. 1873
MotherJane Harrison1
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Aug 2011
Birth*Louise Read was born circa 1870.1 
She was the daughter of James Chappell Read and Jane Harrison.1 
Marriage*Louise Read married Herbert Chesley Harrison on 30 December 1924. In Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.1 
Death*Louise Read died in 1956, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.1 

Family: Louise Read and Herbert Chesley Harrison

Citations

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

Lydia Read1

F, #93674, b. circa 1838
FatherWilliam Read1 b. 1791, d. 1867
MotherSally Palmer1 b. c 1795, d. 10 Oct 1842
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited23 Jun 2004
Birth*Lydia Read was born circa 1838 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of William Read and Sally Palmer.1 

Citations

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

Maggie Read1

F, #101343, b. August 1903
FatherAlton G. Read1 b. 31 Aug 1869, d. 1930
MotherEdith L. Ward1 b. 6 Nov 1871, d. 1958
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Maggie Read was born in August 1903 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Alton G. Read and Edith L. Ward.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMaggie Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 6 June 1911 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

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

Margaret Read1

F, #93675, b. circa 1845
FatherWilliam Read1 b. 1791, d. 1867
MotherMary Ann Bowser1 b. 1812, d. 1873
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited23 Jun 2004
Birth*Margaret Read was born circa 1845 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of William Read and Mary Ann Bowser.1 

Citations

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

Marion Florence Read1

F, #100000, b. 6 March 1899, d. 21 June 1953
Marion Florence (Read) Oxenham (1899-1953). Photo courtesy of Leslie (Farnworth) Young.
FatherThomas Whittemore Read1 b. 26 Jan 1857, d. 29 May 1902
MotherElvira Davidson1 b. 9 Jun 1855, d. 1933
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited15 Nov 2013
Name-ComMarion Florence Read is commonly known as Marion.2,3 
Birth*She was born on 6 March 1899 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
She was the daughter of Thomas Whittemore Read and Elvira Davidson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMarion Florence Read was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of Thomas Whittemore Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Thomas Whittemore (age 44) were his wife Elvira Davidson (age 45), their children, Lorne (age 13) and Marion (age 2). His occupation was recorded as Master Mariner (ship's captain). The family religion was Universalist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMarion Florence Read was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 4 June 1911 in the household of Elvira Davidson in Convent St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Elvira (age 55) were her son Lorne (age 23) and daughter Marion (age 12). Lorne was a photographer. The family religion was Methodist.3
Marriage*Marion Florence Read married Arthur L. Oxenham, son of Thomas Oxenham and Sarah.1 
Death*Marion Florence Read died on 21 June 1953, at age 54, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1,4 

Children of Marion Florence Read and Arthur L. Oxenham

Citations

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

Mary Read1

F, #95675, b. January 1652
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
Birth*Mary Read was born in January 1652.1 
She was the daughter of John Read and Sarah Lessie.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.

Mary Read1

F, #95682, b. 4 August 1690
FatherIsrael Read1 b. Mar 1657, d. 17 Nov 1732
MotherRebecca Ruggells1 d. 14 Mar 1735
Relationship6th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Apr 2007
Birth*Mary Read was born on 4 August 1690.1 
She was the daughter of Israel Read and Rebecca Ruggells.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] 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.

Mary Read1

F, #101334, b. circa 1859
FatherJohn Gideon Read1 b. 27 Feb 1826, d. 1907
MotherMary Jane Tower1 d. 1912
Last Edited15 Feb 2012
Birth*Mary Read was born circa 1859 in U.S.A.1 
She was the daughter of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of John Gideon Read in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S6613] 1881 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #324, 1881, Microfilm, LAC Roll C_13183, Page 69. Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  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.
  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.

Mary Read1

F, #106056, b. circa 1917
FatherBenjamin Franklin Read1 b. 22 Aug 1880, d. 1960
MotherNettie May Allen1 b. 1899, d. 1991
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Oct 2015
Birth*Mary Read was born circa 1917 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Franklin Read and Nettie May Allen.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary 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.1 

Citations

  1. [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.

Mary Alice Read1

F, #105436, b. June 1875, d. 23 November 1878
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 Edited7 Apr 2015
Birth*Mary Alice Read was born in June 1875 in Cookville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of William LeBaron Read and Mary Jane Lund.1 
Death*Mary Alice Read died on 23 November 1878, at age 3; cause of death was diptheria.1 
Burial*She was buried in Cookville Cemetery, Cookville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

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

Mary E. Read

F, #21718
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Child of Mary E. Read and Roland MacMahon

Mary Ellen Read1

F, #106052, b. 13 January 1864, d. 1947
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*Mary Ellen Read was born on 13 January 1864 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Joshua A. Read and Rebecca Allen.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Ellen 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 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Ellen 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.3 
Death*Mary Ellen Read died in 1947.1 

Citations

  1. [S10410] NB Genealogy, online www.automatedgenealogy.com, with links to Provincial Archives of New Brunswick data sets, Mary Ellen Read. Hereinafter cited as NB Genealogy.
  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.
  3. [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.

Mary Faustina Read1

F, #101328, b. 4 May 1903
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Name-ComMary Faustina Read is commonly known as Mary Read.2 
Birth*She was born on 4 May 1903 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for her Late Registration of Birth was her mother, Lucinda May (Tower) Read (recorded here as Reade), of Bridgedale, Albert County, New Brunswick, dated 24 October 1962 at Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.2 
Alt-Birth DateAn alternate recorded birth date is in May 1902 in New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Faustina Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Faustina Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.3 
Marriage*Mary Faustina Read married Gordon Herbert Babcock, son of Silas Babcock and Eunice Tower, on 28 December 1922. In clergyman's residence, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. They were married by license. Gordon Herbert Babcock was a farmer, bachelor, 24 years of age, Baptist, living in Johnsons Mills. Mary Faustina Read was a spinster, 19 years of age, Baptist, living in Johnsons Mills.4 
Name Variation As of 1962, Mary Faustina Read is also known as Mary Faustina Reade; this spelling of her surname was recorded on her Late Registration of Birth, as witnessed by her mother, who also signed her name as Lucinda Reade.1 

Family: Mary Faustina Read and Gordon Herbert Babcock

Citations

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

Mary J . Read1,2

F, #9295, b. 4 April 1879, d. 25 August 1933
FatherJames Johnson Read b. 21 Jan 1843, d. 6 Aug 1921
MotherSarah Ann Bowser b. 1861, d. 16 Apr 1879
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith (#1)
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith (#2)
Descendants of John de Heneage (#1)
Descendants of John de Heneage (#2)
Descendants of William de Honywood (#1)
Descendants of William de Honywood (#2)
Descendants of William Read (#1)
Descendants of William Read (#2)
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Birth*Mary J . Read was born on 4 April 1879. Sarah Bowser died less than two weeks after Mary's birth, presumably caused by this first and only birth. Mary was subsequently raised in the household of William Townshend and his wife Lydia Ann Bowser.3 
She was the daughter of James Johnson Read and Sarah Ann Bowser
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary J . Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of George Read in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Included in the household of George (age 82), now widowed, were his son Johnson (age 38), also widowed, daughter Celia (age 30), George (age 4) and Mary (age 2), children of Johnson. George and Johnson were both farmers. Their religion was Baptist. The on-line copy of the census page is of very poor quality, so is not displayed here.4 
Marriage*Mary J . Read married Albert Gilbert Patterson, son of Gilbert Patterson and Sarah Ann Townsend, on 28 November 1894. In Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. "m. Jolicure (West. Co.) Nov. 28, by Rev. A.H. Lavers, Albert Patterson / Mary J. Read d/o Johnson Read." They lived on the Baie Verte Road where they had five children (note from Ron Townshend).5 
Death*Mary J . Read died on 25 August 1933, at age 54, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.6 
Burial*She was buried in the Point de Bute United Church Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.6 

Children of Mary J . Read and Albert Gilbert Patterson

Citations

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

Mary M. Read1

F, #99875, b. 1823, d. 4 August 1895
FatherBenjamin Read2 b. c 1777, d. 11 Nov 1853
MotherJane Allen2 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 Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*Mary M. Read was born in 1823 in New Brunswick.3,4,5 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Read and Jane Allen.2 
Marriage*Mary M. Read married Joseph Bradshaw, son of Isaac Bradshaw and Sybil Emerson, on 13 October 1841. In Prince County, Prince Edward Island. They were married by license, by the Lieutenant Governor, by Rev. Robt. Patterson, recorded 2 May 1843. Witnesses were George Shaw and William Meeks.6
Marriage Registration, Joseph Bradshaw and Mary Read.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary M. Read was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Bradshaw in Lot 26, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Joseph (age 70) were his wife Mary (age 58), children Rebecca (age 29), Clarence (age 23), Winslow (age 21), Frederick (age 19), Alfred (age 17) and Mary Alberta (age 13). There was also a lodger, Charles Tufts, a mason. Joseph, Winslow Frederick and Alfred were farmers, Clarence a student.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary M. Read was enumerated on the census of 1891 in the household of Joseph Bradshaw in Lot 26, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Joseph (age 80) were his wife Mary (age 68), children Rebecca (age 30, - 29 in 1881!), Winslow (age 29), Frederick (age 27), and Mary Alberta 'Bertie' (age 21). Joseph & Winslow were farmers, Frederick a student and Bertie a music teacher.4
Death*Mary M. Read died on 4 August 1895, in Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,5 
Burial*She was buried in United - Baptist Church Cemetery, Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.34227,-63.70289. Stone 41.
Inscription: Joseph Bradshaw / Died / Mar. 13, 1896 / Aged 85 Years / - / Mary Read / Wife of / Joseph Bradshaw / Died / Aug. 4, 1895 / Aged 72 Years / - / Blessed are the dead / who die in the Lord / BRADSHAW.
Left: Also / Their daughter / Mary Alberta / Bradshaw / Died / June 26, 1903 / Aged 31 years.5

Tombstone, Joseph Bradshaw (1811-1896), his wife Mary Read (1823-1895), their daughter Mary Alberta Bradshaw (1872-1903). United/Baptist Cemetery, Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.

Children of Mary M. Read and Joseph Bradshaw

Citations

  1. [S9825] Cemetery Transcript - United Baptist Cemetery, Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, updated 1998 Lot 26-2 published by Prince Edward Island Genealogical Society, Library of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S6806] 1881 Canada Census - Lot 26, Prince Edward Island, household of Joseph Bradshaw, 1881, digital image, LAC Roll C_13162, Page 36, Family #137. Library & Archives Canada. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  4. [S6807] 1891 Canada Census - Lot 26, Prince Edward Island, household of Joseph Bradshaw, 1891, digital image, LAC Roll T-6383, Page 28, Family #124. Library & Archives Canada. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [S6797] Cemetery Marker. Joseph Bradshaw, marker inscription; read by David A. Walker, 2012.
  6. [S6905] Unknown spouses' names, (13 October 1841), Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888 (1839-1844), Page 151, Image 77, Joseph Bradshaw & Mary Read , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers.

Mehitable Read1

F, #95678, b. August 1660
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
Birth*Mehitable Read was born in August 1660.1 
She was the daughter of John Read and Sarah Lessie.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.

Mercedes Read1

F, #99974, b. 1879
FatherEphraim A. Read1 b. Mar 1846, d. 1919
MotherEdna W. Warner1 b. Oct 1853
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited22 Aug 2011
Birth*Mercedes Read was born in 1879 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
She was the daughter of Ephraim A. Read and Edna W. Warner.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMercedes Read was enumerated on the census of 15 June 1880 in the household of Ephraim A. Read in Canton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.. Included in the household with Ephraim (age 34) were his wife Edna (age 26), their children Warren (age 4) & Mercedes (age 1), and Ellen Harris (age 19), a servant born in Prince Edward Island. Ephraim was a Universalist Minister.2

Citations

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

Minnie Read1

F, #106062, b. circa 1873
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 Edited18 Oct 2015
Birth*Minnie Read was born circa 1873 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.

Moses Read1

M, #95674, b. October 1650
FatherJohn Read1 b. 1598, d. 7 Sep 1685
MotherSarah Lessie1 b. 1614, d. 23 Apr 1702
Relationship7th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Apr 2007
Birth*Moses Read was born in October 1650.1 
He was the son of John Read and Sarah Lessie.1 

Citations

  1. [S2575] 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.

Nancy Wall Read

F, #80713, b. 4 January 1915, d. 7 April 1977
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Divorced 1966. 
Birth*Nancy Wall Read was born on 4 January 1915 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
Marriage*She married Westcote Herreshoff Chesebrough, son of Albert Stanton Chesebrough and Emma Russell Bullock, on 8 June 1940. In Rhode Island
Death*Nancy Wall Read died on 7 April 1977, at age 62, in Matunuck, Washington County, Rhode Island

Child of Nancy Wall Read and Westcote Herreshoff Chesebrough

Nellie Read1

F, #100640, b. 1881, d. 1882
FatherThomas Whittemore Read1 b. 26 Jan 1857, d. 29 May 1902
MotherElvira Davidson1 b. 9 Jun 1855, d. 1933
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited16 Dec 2011
Birth*Nellie Read was born in 1881.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Whittemore Read and Elvira Davidson.1 
Death*Nellie Read died in 1882.1 
Burial*She was buried in the Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40545,-63.77748. Tall square obelisk.
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / Joseph Read / Born Oct. 31, 1846 / Died April 6, 1919. / Sarah Carruthers / Read / Born July 2, 1857, / Died March 5, 1915. / Always an angel. / George C. Read / 1879 - 1922. / READ
Left: Ephraim Read / Died / at Demerara, S.A. / March 3, 1865: / Aged 53 years. / Also his wife / Rosara Chappell / Died Aug. 4, 1883: / Aged 73 years. / The world is better for / their having lived in it.
Right: In Loving Memory of / David P. Read / Born June 5, 1845 / Died Feb. 8, 1918 / His wife / Emma Bishop / Born July 4, 1849 / Died Sept. 12, 1930 / He giveth his beloved / sleep. Son / A. Balfour / Drowned 1910 Aged 31. / Columbia River, B.C.
Back: T. Whittemore Read / 1856 - 1902. / His Wife / Elvira Davidson / 1855 - 1933 / Harry 1880 - 1881. / Nellie 1881 - 1882. / Beatrice 1885 - 1889. / Lorne 1888 - 1953.
Footstones: Father Mother.1
Tombstone, Joseph Read (1849-1919), his wife Sarah Jane Carruthers (1857-1915), his father Ephraim (1812-1865), his mother Rosara Chappell (1811-1884), Joseph's brother David P. Read (1845-1918), his wife Emma Bishop (1849-1930), their son A. Balfour (1879-1910), Joseph's brother Thomas Whittemore Read (1856-1902), his wife Elvira Davidson (1855-1933), their children Harry (1880-1881), Nellie (1881-1882), Beatrice (1885-1889) and Lorne (1888-1953). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Citations

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

Nellie Theresa Read1

F, #100006, b. 18 February 1904, d. 7 July 1966
FatherCaptain John Lefurgey Read1 b. 15 Oct 1878, d. 29 Jun 1950
MotherNellie Davidson Hillson1 b. 14 Apr 1880, d. 29 Nov 1974
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited8 Dec 2019
Name-ComNellie Theresa Read is commonly known as Nellie.2 
Birth*She was born on 18 February 1904 in residence, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the baptism record has a birth place of Borden.3,1 
She was the daughter of Captain John Lefurgey Read and Nellie Davidson Hillson.1 
(Daughter) Census HeadHouseholdNellie Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Captain John Lefurgey Read, as a daughter, in Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Enumerated in the household of John (age 34), were his wife Nellie (age 31), children Georgie (age 11), Nellie (age 7), Sadie (age 5), Adele (age 2) and John (age 1). John was a master mariner. The family religion was Presbyterian.4 
(Daughter) Census HeadHouseholdNellie Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Captain John Lefurgey Read, as a daughter, in Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Enumerated in the household of John (age 42), were his wife Nellie (age 41), children Georgie (age 19), Nellie (age 17), Sadie (age 15), Adele (age 12) and John (age 11). Also enumerated in the household was an unrelated labourer named Timothy McDonald. John was a ship's captain. The family religion was Presbyterian.5 
(Second) Marriage*Nellie Theresa Read married second Glenn Gordon Waddell, son of William Waddell and Jennie Martin.1 
BaptismNellie Theresa Read was baptized on 16 May 1943 in the United Church, Tryon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23828,-63.54325; the officiating clergyman was W. H. MacLean.3 
Death*She died on 7 July 1966, at age 62, in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Burial*She was buried in the Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40538,-63.77748.
Inscription: WADDELL / Nellie Read Howatt / Wife of / Glenn G. Waddell / Feb. 18, 1904 - July 7, 1966 / Her fearless bouyant [sic] spirit will always live, / revealing love and truth and radiant joy.2

Tombstone, Nellie Theresa Read (1904-1966). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Child of Nellie Theresa Read

Family: Nellie Theresa Read and Glenn Gordon Waddell

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6264] Cemetery Marker - Nellie Theresa Read. Nellie Theresa Read, Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.
  3. [S6260] Baptism Record - Nellie Theresa Read, United Church, Tryon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Page 13-14 (also recorded at Bedeque United Church, Book 2, Page 10). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Nellie Theresa Read.
  4. [S12131] 1911 Canada Census, Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia, of John L. Read household #126, digital copy of original document, Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Census Place: Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia; microfilm reels T-20326 to T-20460, page 11. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [S12130] 1921 Canada Census, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of John L. Read household #119, digital copy of original document, Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Census Place: Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; Reference Number RG 31; Folder Number 104, Page Number: 11. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Nelson Bishop Read1

M, #100638, b. 7 December 1890, d. 1975
Bishop Read, 1894. Photo courtesy of Jean (MacKay) MacAusland.
FatherDavid Purrington Read2 b. 5 Jul 1845, d. 5 Jun 1918
MotherEmma Gordon Bishop2 b. 4 Jul 1849, d. 12 Sep 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited17 Jul 2018
Birth*Nelson Bishop Read was born on 7 December 1890 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
He was the son of David Purrington Read and Emma Gordon Bishop.2 
(Witness) Group PhotoNelson Bishop Read was included in a group photograph with David Purrington Read , 1894.3
Name-ComNelson Bishop Read is commonly known as Nelson, in 1901.2 
(Son) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of April 1901 in the household of David Purrington Read, as a son, in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Enumerated in the household with William were his wife Emeline (entered as Emiline), daughter Dorothy, sons David, Nelson and Edwin, and his aunt Ellen, who had helped raise him. 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
(Son) Census HeadHouseholdBishop Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of David Purrington Read, as a son, in Lot 19, Wilmot, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with David (age 65) were his wife Emma Bishop (age 61), children George (age 26), Cecelia (age 25), Cassie (age 22) and Bishop (age 20). David was a farmer, George was a farmer's son, Cecelia a sales lady in a dry goods store, and Bishop a bank clerk.4
Name-ComNelson Bishop Read is commonly known as Bishop, in 1911.4 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 1921 in Wilmot Rd., Lot 17, Summerside East, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Included in the household with Nelson (age 30) were his uncle George Bishop (age 83) and nephew Nelson W. MacKay (age 12), son of his sister Emeline.5 
(First) Marriage*He married first Vera Younger Carruthers, daughter of James Carruthers and Sarah Jane Clark, on 3 October 1922.1 
(Second) Marriage*Nelson Bishop Read married second Ada J. Stevenson on 20 October 1948.6,1 
Name-ComNelson Bishop Read is commonly known as Bishop, in 1975 his middle name was common at the time of his death.7 
Death*He died in 1975, in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.7,1 
Burial*He was buried in the Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40554,-63.77745.
Inscription: READ / N. Bishop Read / 1890 - 1975 / His Wife / Vera Y. Carruthers / 1894 - 1946 / Their Son / N. Verne Read / 1932 -
Back: READ / George W. Read / 1884 - 1944 / His Wife / Maude Rattenbury / 1888 - 1977 / Son / Rfln. Alan R. Read / Killed in Action in Belgium / 1923 - 1944. [Note: Alan is actually buried in the Adegem Canadian War Cemetery, Belgium]

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

Children of Nelson Bishop Read and Vera Younger Carruthers

Family: Nelson Bishop Read and Ada J. Stevenson

Citations

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

Nelson Verne Read1,2

M, #100647, b. 1932, d. 23 July 2020
Nelson Verne Read (1932-2020).
FatherNelson Bishop Read1 b. 7 Dec 1890, d. 1975
MotherVera Younger Carruthers1 b. 1894, d. 19 Nov 1946
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited7 Aug 2020
Name-ComNelson Verne Read is commonly known as Verne Read.1 
Birth*He was born in 1932 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,3 
He was the son of Nelson Bishop Read and Vera Younger Carruthers.1 
Living*Nelson Verne Read was living in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, in 2008.4 
Death*He died on 23 July 2020, in Andrews of Stratford, Stratford, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 

Citations

  1. [S6273] Cemetery Marker - Nelson Bishop Read. Nelson Bishop Read & Vera Carruthers, Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.
  2. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S15657] Death Notice - Nelson Verne Read, Moase Funeral Home, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
  4. [S9070] Death - Ingham, Mrs. David [nee Emma Jane Read], Journal Pioneer, Summerside, published June 2008. Hereinafter cited as Journal Pioneer.

Orpha May Read1

F, #101331, b. 10 June 1908
FatherAlpheus Palmer Read2,1 b. 24 Feb 1867, d. 22 Oct 1937
MotherLucinda May Tower2,1 b. c 1879, d. 1965
Last Edited1 Feb 2014
Name-ComOrpha May Read is commonly known as Orpha Read.2 
Birth*She was born on 10 June 1908 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for her Late Registration of Birth was her older brother John Read, of Sackville, dated 13 May 1972 at Sackville, New Brunswick.2,1 
She was the daughter of Alpheus Palmer Read and Lucinda May Tower.2,1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdOrpha May Read was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdOrpha May Read was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.3 
Marriage*Orpha May Read married Cecil Freeman Ward, son of Bedford Barnes Ward and Alice Mary Boyce, on 30 January 1932. In Probate Court Room, Court House, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. They were married by license, #17888. Cecil was a farmer, bachelor, 19 years of age, Baptist, living in Wood Point, Parish of Sackville, Westmorland County. Orpha was a domestic, spinster, 22 years of age, Baptist, living at Dorchester Cape, westmorland County.4 
Name Variation As of 1972, Orpha May Read is also known as Orpha May Reid; her surname was spelled Reid on her Late Registration of Birth in 1972, as witnessed by her brother John, whose surname was recorded as Reid but signed as Read.1 

Family: Orpha May Read and Cecil Freeman Ward

Citations

  1. [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.
  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.
  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.
  4. [S8866] Westmorland County Marriage Registration, Cecil Freeman Ward & Orpha May Read marriage, 30 January 1932, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F19766, Code B4/1932, Number 12069.