Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Mildred Read

Female Abt 1685 - 1754  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Mildred Read 
    Born Abt 1685  Yorktown, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 Jan 1754  Yorktown, York County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I26586  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2022 

    Father Robert Read,   b. Bef 1661, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1713, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Lilly,   d. 20 Nov 1722, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1681  York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10891  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lawrence Smith,   b. 1658, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1739, Yorktown, York County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Abt 1720  Yorktown, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F16184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • From "Colonial Yorktown," by Clyde F. Trudell (Thomas Publications, Gettysburg, Pa), Page 111

      Col Lawrence Smith married first Mildred Chisman, daughter of Capt Thomas Chisman & Elizabeth Read, daughter of Col George Read; Col Lawence and Mildred (Chisman) Smith had 3 children; When Mildred died Col Smith married second Mildred Read daughter of John Read, Col George Read's eldest son. By his second wife, Smith had 5 children.

      Sources:
      -Lewis, Merriwethers, and Their Kin, by Sarah Lewis Anderson, first published 1938, p. 214
      -William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 1, Jul 1893, p. 3-21
      -Genealogy of Virginia Families, 1991 by Genealogy Publishing, Baltimore County, Maryland, vol. V, p. 330
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      Children
      Robert Smith b: ABT. 1712 in Yorktown, Virginia
      Lawrence Smith III b: ABT. 1715 in York County, Virginia
      Catherine Smith b: ABT. 1717
      Margaret Smith b: ABT. 1719

      Parents
      - John Reade was born ABT. 1645, and died ABT. OCT 1712 in York County, Virginia. He was the son of George Reade and Elizabeth Martiau.
      - Mary Lilly was born ABT. 1652, and died ABT. NOV 1722 in York County, Virginia.

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