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Capt Joseph Read
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1716
Chelmsford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1795
Westford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Capt. Husband of Ruth (Underwood) Read. They wed in Concord, MA, on May 30, 1737. He was the son of Thomas and Sarah (Fletcher) Read. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Read (1687 - 1773)
  Sarah Fletcher Read (1690 - 1774)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Underwood Read (1719 - 1777)
 
 Children:
  Joshua Read (1737 - 1809)*
  Sampson Read (1754 - 1777)*
 
 Siblings:
  Timothy Read (1714 - 1799)*
  Joseph Read (1716 - 1795)
  Rebecca Read Richardson (1727 - 1801)*
  Eleazer Reed (1730 - 1789)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Sacred
to the
Memory of
Capt
Joseph Read
he died
Novr 1st, 1795
Aged 79
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Westford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Denise
Record added: May 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37037213
Capt Joseph Read
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Capt Joseph Read
Added by: Laurence Overmire
 
Capt Joseph Read
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Added by: Jerry Sollinger
 
 
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May GOD Bless You!::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::It is on Major General Benjamin Butler's in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, the monument reads."the true touchstone of civil liberty is not that all men are equal but that every man has th...(Read more)
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Aug. 27, 2013
For giving great service to our country, you are a grandfather to remember.
- Rosetta Hiranaga
 Added: Feb. 17, 2011
Joseph Read participated in the Boston Tea Party and served as a Captain in the Revolutionary War.
- Laurence Overmire
 Added: Aug. 25, 2009
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