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Descendant's report for Rev. Thomas Frederick Rudston Read, son of Rev. Thomas Cutler Rudston Read, of Sand Hutton and Louisa Read [Cholmley]

Reverend Thomas Frederick Rudstone-Read was educated at Eton and University College, Oxford. He was Rector of Full Sutton, Yorkshire from 1836 to 1845, and Rector of Winteringham, Lincolnshire from 1845 to 1865 and from 1865 until his death in 1892 he was Rector of Withyham. In his twenty-six years at Withyham he was noted for his development of the church with the creation of St Thomas's at Groombridge and a chapel at Blackham.


See also Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by Rev C.N. Sutton(1902) published in 1902 and see the web site Thomas F. R. Read's time as Rector of Winteringham (1845 to 1865).
Generation No. 1
  1. Rev. Thomas Frederick Rudston Read was the son of Rev. Thomas Cutler Rudston Read, of Sand Hutton and Louisa Read [Cholmley]. He was born 4th Jun 1811 at Sand Huton, Yorkshire; christened 23rd Jun 1811 at Bossall, Yorkshire; died 29th Jan 1892 at Withyham, Sussex
  He married (1) Louisa Lucy Erskine on 21st May 1845. She was the daughter of Very Rev. Hon. Henry David Erskine, Dean of Ripon and Mary Harriet Erskine [Dawson]. She was born 1816 at Warwickshire; died 12th Apr 1865. They had the following children:
  iLionel who was born 1846
  He married (2) Barbara Louisa Fell on Apr to June 1867, registered at Kensington District, London, ref: 1867 Q2 Vol 1 a Page 228. She was the daughter of Dr William Thomson, M.D. of Priorletham & St Andrews, Fife and Janet (Jessie) Thomson [Campbell]. She was born 11th Aug 1830 at Fife, Scotland; christened 28th Aug 1830 at St. Andrews and St. Leonards, Fife, Scotland; died 1909 at Axminster, Devon, aged 79 years. They had the following children:
2 iFrederica Louisa who was born 1868 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 16th Aug 1868 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex; died 1938 Haven Cliff, Seaton, Devon, aged 70 years
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Frederica Louisa Gaye [Read] was the daughter of Thomas Frederick Rudston Read and Barbara Louisa Read [Fell]. She was born 1868 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 16th Aug 1868 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex; died 1938 at Haven Cliff, Seaton, Devon, aged 70 years
  She married Rev. Herbert Charles Gaye on 18th Jul 1893 at Guildford, Surrey, registered at Guildford District, Surrey, ref: 1893 Q3 Vol 2a Page 113. He was born 1856 at Ipswich, Suffolk; died 1931 at Haven Cliff, Seaton, Devon, aged 75 years
   

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