READ (REED-REID)—Wanted: To correspond with (or secure information concerning) the descendants of JOHN READ, (born 1757—died 1817), and his wife, MARGARET READ nee ______, (born 1762—died 1829), who moved into Tennessee. They were among the earliest of pioneers in said state. The name was spelled READ in Virginia but was later spelled REED in Tennessee and Alabama. Their children were: 1. Robert Read (or Reed) who married Betsy Harvey; 2. Mary Read (or Reed); 3 Margaret Read (or Reed); 4. Daniel Read (of Reed) who married Martha Lyon; 5. Nancy Read (or Reed); 6. John Read (or Reed) who migrated to Missouri and Texas; 7. James Read (or Reed) who married Jane Norvell; 8. William Read (or Reed); 9. Carson Read (or Reed) who married Tranquilla Jenkins; 10. Andrew Read (or Reed); 11. Matthew Read (or Reed); 12 Harvey Read (or Reed). One of the above mentioned daughters married a BROCK in East Tennessee.—Address: MRS. LUCILE GIBSON PLEASANTS 1186 Crenshaw Boulevard, Los Angeles, Calif.