Reed Family

Reed Family Overview

Last Updated 04 September 2020


Generation a-1

1. Johna-1 Reed, born 17 January 1758, Ireland; died 08 February 1839, Clinton, Indiana, USA.

Known children of Johna-1 Reed and unknown spouse were as follows:

+ 2 i. Samuel Reed Sr.2, born 28 August 1798, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 04 October 1879, Camden, Preble, Ohio, USA.  Married 27 March 1824, in Butler, Ohio, USA, Mariah Ward.

+ 3 ii. George2 Washington Reed, born 29 December 1801, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA; died 14 November 1875, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married 02 July 1822 in Preble, Ohio, USA, Malinda Doughtit.

+ 4 iii. William Reed, born 09 April 1806, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 16 February 1868, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.  Married 26 December 1825 in Butler, Ohio, USA, Prudene Hunewell Doty.

5 iv. Robert Reed, No further information.

6 v. James Reed, No further information.

7 vi. Joseph Reed, No further information.

8 vii. Susanna Reed, No further information.

9 viii. Anna Reed, No further information.

10 ix. John Reed, No further information.

Generation Two

2. Samuel2 Reed Sr., born 28 August 1798, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 04 October 1879, Camden, Preble, Ohio, USA.  He married on 27 March 1824, in Butler, Ohio, USA, Mariah Ward, unknown lineage.

Samuel spent most of his life as a mason, with a speciality in brick masonry.

Known children of Samuel2 Reed Sr. and wife Mariah Ward were as follows:

+ 11 i. Isaac H. Reed, born 11 October 1826, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 24 January 1905, Lanier Township, Preble, Ohio, USA.  Married, unknown date, Elizabeth Bowman, unknown location.

+ 12 ii. Margaret Reed, born 24 October 1829, Ohio, USA; died 16 July 1897, Livingston, Missouri, USA.  Married 19 March 1846, James O. Morgan, in Butler, Ohio, USA.

+ 13 iii. Samuel Jefferson Reed Jr., born 03 September 1833, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 02 August 1902, Coles, Illinois, USA. Married 19 February 1854, Sarah Jane Tucker, Butler, Ohio, USA.

+ 14 iv. Sophia E. Reed, born 1835, Ohio, USA; died 1916, unknown location.  Married 24 December 1851, Henry Potts, in Butler, Ohio, USA.

+ 15 v. Emeline Reed, born around 1839, Ohio, USA; death unknown.

+ 16 vi. Eliza Jane Reed, born around 1840, Ohio, USA; death unknown.

+ 17 vii. Laura Sophronia Reed, born around 1842, Ohio, USA; died 1863, unknown location.

3. George2 Washington Reed, born 29 December 1801, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA; died 14 November 1875, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  He married on 02 July 1822, in Preble, Ohio, USA, Malinda Doughtit, daughter of Jacob Doughtit and unknown mother.

Known children of George2 Washington Reed and wife Malinda Doughtit were as follows:

+ 18 i. William Reed, born 24 December 1825, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 26 March 1893, place unknown.  Married (1) 08 July 1848, Marilla Johnson, in Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA; and (2) 15 March 1855, Susanna Snodgrass, in Clinton, Indiana, USA. 

+ 19 ii. George Frederick Reed, born 25 December 1829, Ohio, USA; died 04 October 1910, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA.   Married 20 March 1853, Catherine Booher, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 20 iii. Benjamin Reed, born around 1830, Ohio, USA; unknown death information.

+ 21 iv. Jacob3 Reed, born 22 October 1830, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 19 September 1907, Boyleston, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married 23 November 1854, Mary Ann Barley, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 22 v. Anna Reed, born around 1835, Ohio, USA; unknown death information.

+ 23 vi. Jemima Reed, both around 1837, Ohio, USA; unknown death information. Married 18 November 1856, Isaac Modecai Patchett, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 24 vii. Francis Marion Reed, born 16 November 1839, Ohio, USA; died 09 August 1912, Kempton, Tipton, Indiana, USA. Married 13 October 1859, Mary Margaret Boyer, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 25 viii. Robert R. Reed, born 14 June 1840, Ohio, USA; died 11 December 1916, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA. Married, unknown date, Mary E. Goff, unknown location.

+ 26 ix. James Reed, born 17 January 1842, Indiana, USA; died 06 April 1911, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 27 x. Matilda Reed, born around 1844, Indiana, USA; unknown death information.

+ 28 xi. Sarah Catharine Reed, both 02 April 1848, Indiana, USA; died 11 July 1906, Washington Township, Clinton, Indiana, USA. Married 1864, William Redman, unknown location.