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George Washington

1st U.S. President


    George Reade

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    • 2nd Great-grandfather of George Washington — 5th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 22 
    • Birth Date:
    • 25 Oct 1608 
    • Birth Location:
    • Linkenholt, Hampshire, England 
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    • Death Date:
    • from 29 Sep 1670 to 21 Nov 1671 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1641 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Virginia 
    • Children:

    • George Reade

      Robert Reade

      Thomas Reade

      Francis Reade

      Benjamin Reade

      Mildred Reade (Ahnentafel No:11 )

      Elizabeth Reade

    • Notes: 
    • Secretary of the Colony and Acting Governor of Virginia

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  • Sources for George Reade

    • 1 The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography , Virginia Historical Society , Vol. 4, No. 2, Oct. 1896, p. 204, JSTOR (Digital Library).
    • 2 William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine , 1905, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 117-119, JSTOR (Digital Library).
    • 3 Barthelmas, Della Gray , The Signers of the Declaration of Independence: A Biographical and Genealogical Reference , Jefferson, N.C. and London: McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers (1997) , 201.
    • 4 Browning, Charles H. , The Magna Charta Barons and their American Descendants , Philadelpha: (1898) , 200.
    • 5 Davis, Lottie Wright , Records of Lewis, Meriwether and Kindred Families; Genealogical Records of Minor, Davis , . . . , Columbia, MO: Artcraft Press (1951) , 165.
    • 6 Dorman, John Frederick , Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, 4th ed., Vol. 2 , Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company (2005) , 505-506.
    • 7 Kennedy, Mary Selden , Seldens of Virginia and Allied Families, Volume 1 , New York: Frank Allaben Genealogical Company (1911) , 343.
    • 8 McAllister, John Meriwether, ed. and Lura Boulton Tandy , Genealogies of the Lewis and Kindred Families , Columbia, Missouri: E. W. Stephens Publishing Company (1906) , 23, 163, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 13 Sorley, Merrow Egerton , Lewis of Warner Hall: The History of a Family, including the Genealogy of Descendants in Bot h the Male and . . . , Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (2000, orig. 1935) , 36.
    • 14 Watson, Annah Robinson , Of Sceptred Race , Memphis, TN: Early Printing and Publishing Company (1910) , 80-81, 84, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 16 Wurts, John S. , Magna Charta , New York: Brookfield Publishing Company (1942) , 1648.