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John Read

Birthdate: (84)
Birthplace: New Castle, Delaware, USA
Death: July 1, 1854 (84)
Trenton, New Jersey
Place of Burial: Read vault at Christ Church, Philadelphia, PA
Immediate Family:

Son of George Read, Signer of "The Declaration of Independence", Signer of the US Constitution and Gertrude Read
Husband of Gertrude Read and Martha Read
Father of George Read; John Meredith Read; Edward Read; Henry Meredith Read and Margaret Meredith Read
Brother of George Read, II; William Read and Isabelle Mariah Read, of Philadelphia

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About John Read

Pennsylvania State Senator 1816-1817.

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John Read's Timeline

July 17, 1769
New Castle, Delaware, USA
July 21, 1797
Age 28
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Age 29
October 31, 1802
Age 33
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa, USA
June 7, 1806
Age 36
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
July 1, 1854
Age 84
Trenton, New Jersey
Read vault at Christ Church, Philadelphia, PA