Read family of Delaware

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The Read family of Delaware were a prominent political family in the 18th and 19th centuries in Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. It was founded by John Read, a wealthy Englishman who was one of the founders of Chestertown, Maryland.

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  • Martin, Roger A. (1984). A History of Delaware Through its Governors. McClafferty Press, Wilmington.