Thomas Read (1739 - 1800)

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Birthplace: Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Managed by: Erica Isabel Howton, (c)
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About Thomas Read

5. Thomas, son of Peter and Abigail, born at Lexington, Nov. 3, 1739; married Lucy Farrer of Concord, May 11, 1764, and settled in Littleton. Children, — Peter, born April 14,1765; Thomas, Jan. 23, 1767; Simon, Aug. 31, 1763; Lucy, July 9, 1770; Asa F., Sept. 20,1772; Diadamor, Dec. 22,1774; Polly, May 5,1777; Barnard, April 27, 1780; Theodore, Sept. 9, 1782; Sukey, Aug. 31, 1785 (1)

Married:

  1. 11 MAY 1764 in Littleton, Mass. Note: May have been 16 May 1 3 to Lucy Farrer of Concord. Intentions 26 Feb 1764 Littleton, Massachusetts. ""February y* 26? 1764 then the intentions of marriage were Published between m' Thomas Reed of Littleton and Mr* Lucy Farrar of Concord""

Children

  1. Peter READ b: 14 APR 1765 in Littleton, Mass
  2. Thomas READ b: 23 JAN 1767 in Littleton, Mass
  3. Simon READ b: 31 AUG 1768 in Littleton, Mass
  4. Lucy READ b: 9 JUL 1770 in Littleton, Mass
  5. Asa Farrar READ b: 20 SEP 1772 in Littleton, Mass
  6. Deidamia READ b: 22 DEC 1774 in Littleton, Mass
  7. Patty READ b: 5 MAR 1777 in Littleton, Mass
  8. Barnard READ b: 27 APR 1780 in Littleton, Mass
  9. Theodore READ b: 6 SEP 1782 in Littleton, Mass
  10. Sukey READ b: 31 AUG 1785 in Littleton, Mass

Sources:

  1. History of the Reed family in Europe and America By Jacob Whittemore Reed. Page 276
  2. Descendants of Dr. Philip Reade. Compiled by Norman W. Ingham. Pp. 1 - 13
  3. Lexington Vital Records, pp. 62, 63
  4. Littleton Rec., 109; Reade Rec., 21:3-4.
  5. 1790 United States Federal Census see "timeline" tab
  6. 1800 United States Federal Census see "timeline" tab

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Thomas Read's Timeline

1739
November 4, 1739
Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1764
May 11, 1764
Age 24
Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1790
1790
Age 50
Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

1790 United States Federal Census
Name: Thoms Reed
[Thom Reece] 
Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Free White Persons - Males - Under 16: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 3
Free White Persons - Females: 5
Number of Household Members: 10
Source Citation: Year: 1790; Census Place: Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Series: M637; Roll: 4; Page: 328; Image: 367; Family History Library Film: .
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1790 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

1800
1800
Age 60
Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

1800 United States Federal Census
Name: Thomas Reed
Home in 1800 (City, County, State): Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 2
Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over: 1
Number of Household Members Under 16: 1
Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
Number of Household Members: 6
Source Citation: Year: 1800; Census Place: Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: 17; Page: 963; Image: 211; Family History Library Film: 205615.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1800 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

1800
Age 60
Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States