Mary Allen was born 30 September 1812, possibly in New Jersey; died 4 November 1886, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, buried in Carverton Methodist Church yard, Kingston Township, Luzerne County, PA. Married Isaac Read, IV son of Richard Read and Rebecca Howell. Born 30 September 1808, Sussex (now Warren) County; died 1 August 1888 in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, buried Carverton. Married 11 March 1830, by Rev. Jonathan S. Thompson, Johnsburg Christian Church, Hardwick (now Frelinghuysen) Township, Warren County, New Jersey. Had seven children: Eliza Read (born circa 1831); Sarah Read Myers (born 1833); Johnson Read (December 1836 - ?1918); Elijah A. Read (1837-1917); Levi Read (Feb 1841 - after 1900); Martha A. Read (6 Feb. 1847 - 3 May 1868) and Mary Jane Read (17 June 1852 - 10 April 1879. Need parents of Mary Allen Read and place of birth. Also interested in names of grandchildren and dates.