Davis Uriah I | Born 1707

READING, George

Male 1725 - 1792  (67 years)


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  • Name READING, George 
    Born 26/26 Feb 1724/1725 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Aug 1792  Bourbon, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14363  Uriah Davis I - Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 

    Father READING, John Governor,   b. 6 Jun 1686, Mills Pond, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1767, Hunterdon, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother RYERSON, Mary,   b. 19 Jul 1699, New York City Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1774, Amwell, Hunterdon County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1720  Bergen, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • [Joe Nunn's Ancestors RK.FTW]

      George Reading, b. in Amwell, N. J., Feb. 26, 1725, was the son of John Reading, (sometime President of the Council and acting Governor of New Jersey) and Mary Ryerson, his wife, dau. of Joris (i.e. George) Ryerson, of Pacquanac, in the present Passaic county. He inherited from his father extensive tracts of land. He was a member of the Assembly, 1761-5, and was appointed Surrogate in 1774. Early in the Revolution he removed to Westmoreland County, Pa., where he was commissioned Sub-Lieutenant, with rank as Lieutenant-Colonel, and was recommissioned June 2, 1780. In this year he removed to what was afterwards Bourbon County, Ky., where he died, Aug. 12, 1792. (From William Nelson's book)