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Capt James L. Read

Capt James L. Read

Birth
Death 18 May 1864 (aged 35)
Burial McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA
Plot Block 1
Memorial ID 6627082 · View Source
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Captain James L. Read Co.E 22nd Texas Cav. and Sheriff of Collin Co. TX

Gravesite Details Captain & Sheriff James L. Read was born in Tennessee and came to Texas in 1847 He was Sheriff of Collin Co. TX 1860-1864 He was Lynched in Tyler TX on May 18th 1864 by some of Quantrill's Raiders.

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  • Created by: Herbert Rickards
  • Added: 22 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6627082
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt James L. Read (28 May 1828–18 May 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6627082, citing Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Herbert Rickards (contributor 10274696) .