William Read, of Maidstone

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William Read (Reade), of Maidstone

Also Known As: "William Reed"
Birthplace: Maidstone, Kent, England
Death: Died in Canterbury, Kent, UK
Place of Burial: St Peters, Canterbury, Kent, Eng
Immediate Family:

Son of William Reade and Rebecca Mennis
Husband of Lucy Heneage
Brother of James Read (Reade); Cecilia Read; Richard Read; Son Read; Matthew Reade and 2 others

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About William Read, of Maidstone

Inherited Osterley Park on the death of his mother Anne Gresham nee Ferneley. [1]



  1. Sir Thomas Gresham, commercial agent and financial adviser to Elizabeth I, bought the manor of Osterley in 1562 and by 1576 replaced the existing farmhouse with 'a faire and stateley brick house'. National Trust of the United Kingdom | Osterly History
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William Read, of Maidstone's Timeline

August 23, 1565
Maidstone, Kent, England
April 24, 1621
Age 55
Canterbury, Kent, UK
April 24, 1621
Age 55
St Peters, Canterbury, Kent, Eng
October 28, 1930
Age 55
January 2, 1932
Age 55
March 15, 1943
Age 55
April 17, 1980
Age 55
St Olave Hart St, London, Middlesex, England