Lucy Read

2 December 1793–3 April 1880 (Age 86)
South Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Lucy

When Lucy Read was born on 2 December 1793, in South Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Daniel Read, was 39 and her mother, Susanna Richardson, was 37. She married Daniel Anthony on 10 June 1817, in Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Gates, Monroe, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died on 3 April 1880, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Anthony
Lucy Read
Marriage: 10 June 1817
Guelma Penn Anthony
Susan Brownell Anthony
Hannah Lapham Anthony
Colonel Daniel Read Anthony
Mary Stafford Anthony
Eliza Tefft Anthony
Jacob Merritt Anthony

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1817Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 1
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York
    Age 4
    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 26
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of Reed .History: A family called Read were established in America in the early 18th century by John Read, who was born in Dublin, sixth in descent from Sir Thomas Read of Berkshire, England. His son, George Read (1733–98), was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, and as a lawyer helped frame the Constitution.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (13)

    • Lucy M Anthony in household of Aaron M McLean, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Lucy Anthony in entry for Daniel R. Anthony and Eliza A. Osborn, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
    • Lucy Antony in household of Daniel Antony, "United States Census, 1850"

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