Children of Elizabeth PURKINS and John READ are:
| || i.||Ann READ was born 04 APR 1779 in Culpepper co., VA, and died APR 1849. She married John ROBSON.
He was born 25 DEC 1773, and died MAR 1838.
| || ii.||Elizabeth READ was born 12 FEB 1760 in Culpepper co., VA, and died 04 JAN 1828. She married Lewis CORBIN.
He was born 04 FEB 1754, and died 01 FEB 1840.
| || iii.||Griffin READ was born 1766 in Culpepper co., VA, and died 19 AUG 1843. He married Elizabeth CHOWNING 26 DEC 1792.
She was born ABT 1773 in Culpepper co., VA, and died 16 JAN 1845.
| || iv.||Lucy READ was born ABT 1770 in Culpepper co., VA, and died AFT 1814 in Virginia. She married Henry HUFFMAN 1799 in Virginia.
He was born 1765 in Virginia, and died 28 DEC 1845 in Virginia.
| || v.||Mary READ was born 1773 in Culpepper co., VA, and died in Southern Kentucky. She married Charles HUFMAN.
He was born BEF 1773, and died in Southern Kentucky.
| || vi.||Rebecca READ was born 19 FEB 1771 in Culpepper co., Virginia, and died 19 FEB 1849 in Laurel co., Kentucky. She married John FREEMAN, son of John FREEMAN.
He was born 15 MAR 1764 in Culpepper co., Virginia, and died 05 FEB 1841 in Laurel co., Kentucky.
| || vii.||Robert Coleman READ was born 20 MAY 1777 in Culpepper co., VA, and died 06 MAY 1856 in Allen, Kentucky.|
|2.|| viii.||Samuel READ was born 1779 in Culpepper co., VA, and died BEF 08 FEB 1806. He married Juliann FREEMAN, daughter of John FREEMAN.
She was born UNKNOWN.
| || ix.||Tabitha READ was born ABT 1768 in Virginia. She married John CHOWNING 12 JUL 1792, son of William CHOWNING.
He was born UNKNOWN in Virginia.
| || x.||Theophilus READ was born 21 FEB 1775 in Culpepper co., VA, and died 03 OCT 1821. He married Margaret DUNCAN 15 NOV 1797.
She was born 15 NOV 1775, and died 14 FEB 1856.
| || xi.||Winifred READ was born AFT 1761 in Culpepper co., VA. She married Robert SPILMAN ABT 1780 in Culpepper co., Virginia, son of John SPILMAN.
He was born ABT 1742 in Virginia, and died BEF 17 OCT 1786 in Virginia.