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Frederick Mayer I am looking for information on John Read who married Elizabeth Sarah Thompson. Any information would be a great help.


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Read Life Expectancy

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Most Common Read First Names

According to our database of 20,968 people with the last name Read that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • William 4.5%
  • John 3.7%
  • James 2.9%
  • George 2.6%
  • Mary 2.0%
  • Charles 1.9%
  • Robert 1.8%
  • Thomas 1.5%
  • Elizabeth 1.1%
  • Henry 1.0%
  • Read 1.0%
  • Joseph 0.8%
  • Walter 0.7%
  • Richard 0.7%
  • Arthur 0.7%
  • Albert 0.7%
  • Margaret 0.7%
  • Edward 0.7%
  • Sarah 0.6%
  • Frederick 0.6%
  • Alice 0.6%
  • Dorothy 0.6%
  • Florence 0.5%
  • David 0.5%
  • Frank 0.5%
  • Alfred 0.5%
  • Helen 0.5%
  • Samuel 0.4%
  • Harry 0.4%
  • Herbert 0.4%
  • Harold 0.4%
  • Ruth 0.4%
  • Ernest 0.4%
  • Annie 0.3%
  • Edith 0.3%
  • Donald 0.3%
  • Anna 0.3%
  • Ethel 0.3%
  • Mabel 0.3%
  • Kenneth 0.3%
  • Raymond 0.3%
  • Catherine 0.3%
  • Jane 0.3%
  • Francis 0.3%
  • Paul 0.3%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Alexander 0.3%
  • Edwin 0.3%
  • Martha 0.3%
  • J 0.3%

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