Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet

NameLieut. Thomas READ 614
Birth Date6 Feb 1732/3110
FlagsRevolution (1775-81)
FatherSamuel READ (1711-)
MotherAbigail CUMMINGS (1716-1743)
Misc. Notes
This is probably the Thomas Read recorded in MSSWR795 as follows, but more research is required to confirm this: “READ, THOMAS. Account dated Westford, June 19, 1781, rendered by the Selectmen, of bounties paid men raised to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; said Read reported as a member of Class No. 3 which engaged Asa Patch.”
Birth Date10 Mar 1732/3
Birth PlaceBillerica, Massachusetts
Death Date8 Apr 1781
Death PlaceWestford, Massachusetts
Misc. Notes
Data and ancestry taken from:

Gravestone is probably Farber #2720 (full stone with all data not shown):
Marr Date13 Dec 1753
Marr PlaceWestford, Massachusetts
ChildrenStephen (1754-)
 Abigail (1757-)
 Susanna (1759-)
 Jemima (1761-)
 Sarah (1766-1839)
 Thomas (1768-)
 Lucy (1771-)
 Anna (1773-)
Marr Date1784
ChildrenPhebe (1784-)
 Charles (1785-)
 Charlotte (1787-)
Marr Date1792
ChildrenRoswell (1793-)
 Polly (1795-)
 Alenath (1797-1802)
 Lydia (1798-)
 Phicinda (1803-)
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