Edward Wayland Read

Male 1858 - 1897  (39 years)


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  • Name Edward Wayland Read 
    Born 15 Sep 1858  Beaver Dam, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Nov 1897  Mandan, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I71920  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Daniel D. Read,   b. 10 Sep 1808, Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1888  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Emily Salisbury,   b. Abt 1814,   d. 26 Jan 1903  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F48977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, November 24, 1897 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Dr. E. W. Read Dead - Dr. E. W. Read, formerly of this place but more recently a practicing physician in Mandan, North Dakota, died of blood poisoning in a hospital, Tuesday, November 16th. He suffered from felon which poisoned his hand and then his arm became affected; that was amputated above the elbow but that was not sufficient to save his life. Dr. Read was prominent in his social and professional life and his death is a matter of great regret among his many friends. He has been a caller frequently in this town and only last summer was here renewing old acquaintances. His funeral was held last Thursday and the demonstrations were such as attend the obsequies of an esteemed citizen. He has been prominent in Masonry and the ceremony of that fraternity was a feature of the funeral. Edward Wayland Read, M.D., was born at Beaver Dam, Wisconsin September 15, 1858, so that he was just about two months over 39 years of age at the time of his death. His childhood and early years were spent at Pulaski, New York, where he was also educated. He was one of a family of eight children, and besides his wife, he leaves his mother, a brother and two sisters to mourn his loss. Dr. Read was a graduate of Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia.