Sarah Read

public profile

Is your surname Read?

Research the Read family

Sarah Read's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Sarah Read (Lessie)

Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Blyborough, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England, (Present UK)
Death: April 23, 1702 (88)
Rehoboth, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Lessie of Blyborough and Abigail Chapman
Wife of John "of Rehoboth" Read
Mother of Samuel Read, of Mendon; Abigail Read; John "of Rehoboth" Read, Jr.; Thomas Read; William Read and 11 others

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Sarah Read


That Sarah was Sarah Lessie is supported by: A Volume relating to the Early History of Boston, Recorded by William Aspinwall Notarial Records of William Aspinwall - 1644-1645

  • "27. (9) A tre of Atturney generall from John Reade of Braintree & Sarah his

wife the daughter of Will Lessie of Blyborough in Suffolke to Receive all debts duties gifts Legacie due to either of them from any pson or psons: who tre of Atturney was made to mr Wm Tyng of Boston Resident in London wth power to substitute one Atturney or more wth like or limited power & pticulerly was expressed a gift given by William Lessie aforesaid to his Daughter Sarah. Witnesses Thomas Deighton & Thomas wilmot."

Sarah Lessie was born in 1614 at Blyborough, Suffolk, England and died on 23 April 1702 at Massachusetts at age 88 years.

  • Parents: William Lessie of Blyborough.
  • Married: John Read of Dorchester before 1632 at Massachusetts.


  1. William Read b. c 1632
  2. Abigail Read b. c 1633
  3. Samuel Read of Mendon+ b. 1635, d. 5 Apr 1717
  4. John Read Jr. b. 29 Aug 1640, d. 26 Mar 1676
  5. Thomas Read b. 20 Nov 1641
  6. Moses Read b. Oct 1650
  7. Mary Read b. Jun 1652
  8. Elizabeth Read b. Jan 1654
  9. Daniel Read b. Mar 1655
  10. Israel Read b. 1657
  11. Mehitable Read b. Aug 1659


view all 23

Sarah Read's Timeline

Blyborough, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England, (Present UK)
Age 21
Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
January 20, 1636
Age 22
Weymouth, Norfolk, MA
October 30, 1638
Age 24
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
August 29, 1640
Age 26
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
November 20, 1641
Age 27
Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Age 31
Rehoboth, Bristol, MA
Age 31
May 1649
Age 35
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States