George Read was born on 25 August 1868, in Acton, London, England, United Kingdom. He married Elizabeth A Sydenham in 1888, in Acton Green, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died in 1943, in his hometown, at the age of 75.
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.