Reed Family

Reed Family Overview

Last Updated 20 August 2021


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. William2 Reed, born 09 April 1806, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 16 February 1868, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.  Married 26 December 1825 in Butler, Ohio, USA, Prudence Hunewell Doty.

5 iv. Robert2 Reed, birth unknown; death unknown. Married Jane, unknown surname or lineage.

6 v. James2 Reed, No further information.

7 vi. Joseph2 Reed, No further information.

8 vii. Susanna2 Reed, birth unknown; death unknown. Married surname Goble, unknown first name and lineage.

9 viii. Anna2 Reed, birth unknown; death unknown. Married surname Hammon, unknown first name and lineage.

10 ix. John2 Reed, No further information.

Generation Two

2. Samuel2 Reed Sr. (Johna-1), 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. Isaac3 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. Margaret3 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. Samuel3 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. Sophia3 E. Reed, born 1835, Ohio, USA; died 1916, unknown location.  Married 24 December 1851, Henry Potts, in Butler, Ohio, USA.

+ 15 v. Emeline3 Reed, born around 1839, Ohio, USA; death unknown.

+ 16 vi. Eliza3 Jane Reed, born around 1840, Ohio, USA; death unknown.

+ 17 vii. Laura3 Sophronia Reed, born around 1842, Ohio, USA; died 1863, unknown location. Married 13 May 1860, William H. Wood, in Preble, Ohio, USA.

3. George2 Washington Reed (Johna-1), 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. William3 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. George3 J. 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. Benjamin3 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. Anna3 Maria Reed, born 01 March 1834, Ohio, USA; died 29 August 1913, Ward Township, Clarke, Iowa, USA.  Married 13 September 1857, Clinton Dewitt Davison, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 23 vi. Jemima3 Reed, born around 1837, Ohio, USA; unknown death information. Married 18 November 1856, Isaac Modecai Patchett, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 24 vii. Francis3 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. Robert3 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. James3 Reed, born 17 January 1842, Indiana, USA; died 06 April 1911, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 27 x. Matilda3 Reed, born around 1844, Indiana, USA; unknown death information.

+ 28 xi. Sarah3 Catharine Reed, both 02 April 1848, Indiana, USA; died 11 July 1906, Washington Township, Clinton, Indiana, USA. Married 1864, William Redman, unknown location. 

4. William2 Reed (Johna-1), born 09 April 1806, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 16 February 1868, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.  He married on 26 December 1825, in Butler, Ohio, USA, Prudence Hunewell Doty, unknown lineage.

Known children of William2 Reed and wife Prudence Hunewell Doty were as follows:

+ 29 i. Leander3 Reed, born April 1829, Ohio, USA; died 19 March 1873, unknown location. Married, 04 March 1855, Mary M. Stair, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.

+ 30 ii. George3 W. Reed, born 23 June 1830, Ohio, USA; died 05 August 1895, unknown location.  Married (1) 10 May 1855, Cynthia Ann Neff, in Carroll, Indiana, USA; and (2) 08 September 1861, Ruth T. Quaintance, in Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.

+ 31 iii. William3 Riley Reed, born 22 December 1833, Ohio, USA; died 31 August 1911, Argos, Marshall, Indiana, USA.  Married 29 November 1857, Mary E. Williams, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.

+ 32 iv. Albert3 Reed, born September 1836, Ohio, USA; died 1900, unknown location.  Married (1) 12 October 1859, Jane Johnson, in Indiana, USA; and (2) 05 February 1880, Mary E. Buck, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.

+ 33 v. Mary3 Jane Reed, born 15 March 1839, Piqua, Miami, Ohio, USA; death 23 November 1873, Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, USA.  Married 20 September 1857, M. John Dawson, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.

+ 34 vi. Charles3 Reed, born 1842, unknown location; death 26 September 1863, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, USA.

+ 35 vii. Emily3 Elizabeth Reed, born 30 December 1844, unknown location; died 10 October 1913, unknown location.

+ 36 viii. Eunice3 Ann Reed, born 1849, Indiana, USA; no further information.

+ 37 ix. Savana3 Frances Reed, born 23 February 1851, Indiana, USA; died 28 July 1920, Washington Township, Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA.

5. Robert2 Reed (Johna-1), birth unknown; death unknown.  He married Jane, unknown surname and lineage.

6. James2 Reed (Johna-1), birth unknown; death unknown.

7. Joseph2 Reed (Johna-1), birth unknown; death unknown.

8. Susanna2 Reed (Johna-1), birth unknown; death unknown. She married surname Goble, unknown first name and lineage.

9. Anna2 Reed (Johna-1), birth unknown; death unknown. She married surname Hammon, unknown first name and lineage.

10. John2 Reed (Johna-1), birth unknown; death unknown.

Generation Three

11. Isaac3 H. Reed  (Samuel2,Johna-1), born 11 October 1826, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 24 January 1905, Lanier Township, Preble, Ohio, USA.  He married Elizabeth Bowman, unknown lineage.

Known children of Isaac3 H. Reed and wife Elizabeth Bowman were as follows:

+ 38 i. Francisco4 Reed, born About 1849, Ohio, USA

+ 39 ii. Alice4 A. Reed, born About 1852, Ohio, USA

+ 40 iii. Alfaretta4 Reed, born About 1855, Ohio, USA

+ 41 iv. Jennett4 Reed, born About 1858, Ohio, USA

+ 42 v. David4 Reed, born About 1861, Ohio, USA

+ 43 vi. Maurice4 Doty Reed, born 08 November 1863, West Elkton, Preble, Ohio, USA; died 09 March 1943, West Elkton, Preble, Ohio, USA. Married (1) 25 December 1886, Nora M. Taylor, in Preble, Ohio, USA; and (2) unknown date, Bessie Ethel Cox, unknown location.

+ 44 iii. Emma4 Deloris Reed, born 06 May 1867, Preble, Ohio, USA; died 23 September 1947, Preble, Ohio, USA.

12. Margaret3 Reed  (Samuel2,Johna-1), born 24 October 1829, Ohio, USA; died 16 July 1897, Livingston, Missouri, USA.  She married on 19 March 1846, in Butler, Ohio, USA James O. Morgan, unknown lineage.

Known children of Margaret3 Reed and husband James O. Morgan were as follows:

+ 45 i. Amanda4 C. Morgan, born 02 June 1849, Hamilton, Ohio, USA; died 09 December 1904, Forest City, Holt, Missouri, USA

+ 46 ii. Winfield4 Morgan, born About 1852, Ohio, USA; no further information

+ 47 iii. Americus4 Morgan, born 12 February 1856, Ohio, USA; died 15 April 1929, Sampsel, Livingston, Missouri, USA

+ 48 iv. William4 Morgan, born About 1858, Ohio, USA; No further information

+ 49 v. Laura4 Rose Morgan, born 10 April 1864, Ohio, USA; died 06 December 1922, West Helena, Phillips, Arkansas, USA

+ 50 vi. Clara4 Belle Morgan, born About 1870, Missouri, USA

13. Samuel3 Jefferson Reed Jr.  (Samuel2,Johna-1), born 03 September 1833, Ohio, USA; died 02 August 1902, Coles, Illinois, USA.  Married on 19 February 1854, in Butler, Ohio, USA, Sarah Jane Tucker, unknown lineage.

Samuel3 served in the 156th Ohio Infantry, Company E., from 02 May 1864 to 01 September 1864.  He served for the Union and mustered out at Camp Dennison, Hamilton, Ohio, USA.

Known children of Samuel3 Jefferson Reed Jr., and wife Sarah Jane Tucker were as follows:

+ 51 i. Perry4  Alonzo Reed, born 29 Jun 1856, Ohio, USA; died 17 August 1924, Camden, Preble, Ohio, USA. Married in 1882 Margaret Jane Stubbs, in Preble, Ohio, USA.

+ 52 ii. Nancy4 A. Reed, born About 1858, Ohio, USA; no further information.

+ 53 iii. Olive4 E. Reed, born About 1861, Ohio, USA; no further information.

+ 54 iv. William4 P. Reed, born About 1863, Ohio, USA; No further information.

+ 55 v. Freemont4 Reed, born About 1867, Ohio, USA; No further information.

+ 56 vi. Laura4 M. Reed, born 09 Oct 1869, Preble, Ohio, USA; No further information.

+ 57 vii. Hetty4 M. Reed, born About 1871, Ohio, USA; No further information.

+ 58 viii. Sarah4 C. Reed, born About 1875, Ohio, USA; No further information.

+ 59 ix. Rosa4 I. Reed, born About 1878, Ohio, USA; No further information.

14. Sophia3 E. Reed  (Samuel2,Johna-1), born in 1835, Ohio, USA; died in 1916, unknown location.  Married on 24 December 1851, in Butler, Ohio, USA, Henry Potts.

Known children of Sophia3 E. Reed, and husband Henry Potts were as follows:

+ 60 i. Francis4 Marion Potts, born 04 February 1853, Camden, Preble, Ohio, USA; died 26 Feb 1919, Galata Township, Toole, Montana, USA.  Married on 22 September 1875 Ellen Estella Fisher, in Preble, Ohio, USA.

+ 61 ii. Mary4  E. Potts, born in 1856, Ohio, USA; died in 1892, unknown location.  Married on 24 December 1873 Allen M. Craig, in Preble, Ohio, USA.

+ 62 iii. Abbie4 C. Potts, born 01 December 1864, Camden, Preble, Ohio, USA; died 23 February 1949, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, USA.  Married on 27 January 1885, James C. Giffen, in Preble, Ohio, USA.

15. Emeline3 Reed  (Samuel2,Johna-1), born about 1839, Ohio, USA; no further information.

16. Eliza3 Jane Reed  (Samuel2,Johna-1), born about 1840, Ohio, USA; no further information.

17. Laura3 Sophronia Reed  (Samuel2,Johna-1), born about 1842, Ohio, USA; died in 1863, unknown location.  Married on 13 May 1860, in Preble, Ohio, USA, William H. Wood.

18. William3 Reed  (George2 Washington, Johna-1), born 24 December 1825, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 26 March 1893, unknown location.  Married (1) on 08 July 1848, in Tippecanoe, Indiana, USA, Marilla Johnson, daughter of Christopher Johnson and Sarah N.  Married (2) on 15 March 1855, in Clinton, Indiana, USA, Susanna Snodgrass, daughter of James Snodgrass Sr. and Mary Ann Jones.

Known children of William3 Reed, and wife Susanna Snodgrass were as follows:

+ 63 i. Matilda4 Reed, born about 1857, Indiana, USA;  no further information.

+ 64 ii. Redding4 Reed, born about 1860, Indiana, USA; no further information.

+ 65 iii. George4 A. Stinson Reed, born about 1863, Indiana, USA; no further information.

19. George3 J. Reed  (George2 Washington, Johna-1), born 25 December 1829, Ohio, USA; died 04 October 1910, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA.  Married on 20 March 1853, in Clinton, Indiana, USA, Catherine Booher, daughter of Francis Booher and Sarah.

Known children of George3 J. Reed, and wife Catherine Booher were as follows:

+ 66 i. Francis4 M. Reed, born 07 April 1854, Clinton, Indiana, USA;  died 12 December 1926, Medaryville, Pulaski, Indiana, USA.  Married on 08 May 1875 Emma Denisa Wood, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 67 ii. George4 Washington Reed, born 02 December 1855, Indiana, USA; died 08 March 1928, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married on 14 October 1875 Sarah Lodena Carter, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 68 iii. Sarah4 Elizabeth Reed, born 08 September 1860, Indiana, USA; died 08 September 1918, Julietta, Marion, Indiana, USA.  Married (1) on 11 September 1870 Enos Allen Hopp, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married (2) Samuel Partlow.

+ 69 iv. James4 Alfred Reed, born 17 January 1864, Indiana, USA; died 08 August 1917, Schneider, Lake, Indiana, USA.  Married on 23 May 1894 Frances Minerva Wrightsman, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 70 v. Rosetta4 Belle Reed, born 07 April 1866, Boyleston, Clinton, Indiana, USA; died 27 May 1950, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA.  Married on 03 September 1889 Benjamin Theodore Riggs Blackburn, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 71 vi. John4 William Reed, born 18 January 1869, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA; died 31 July 1940, Mulberry, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married on 18 October 1900 Lora B. Benefiel, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

20. Benjamin3 Reed  (George2 Washington, Johna-1), born about 1830, Ohio, USA; no further information.

21. Jacob3 Reed  (George2 Washington, Johna-1), born 22 October 1830, Butler, Ohio, USA; died 19 September 1907, Boyleston, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married on 23 November 1854, in Clinton, Indiana, USA, Mary Ann Barley, daughter of Philip Barley and Carrie.

Known children of Jacob3 Reed, and wife Mary Ann Barley were as follows:

+ 72 i. George4 T. Reed, born 22 March 1859, Clinton, Indiana, USA;  died 11 January 1933, Normanda, Tipton, Indiana, USA.  Married on 23 December 1885 Mary Drusilla Davis, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 73 ii. Abel4 Armstrong Reed, born 06 March 1861, Indiana, USA; died 02 May 1937, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married on 24 December 1882 Rebecca Collins, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 74 iii. James4 Henry Reed, born 15 February 1863, Indiana, USA; died 06 October 1935, Owen Township, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married on 02 August 1885 Cora Florence Howe, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 75 iv. Clinton4 D. Reed, born 04 July 1863, Hillisburg, Clinton, Indiana, USA; died 14 June 1944, Otterbein, Benton, Indiana, USA.  Married (1) on 09 March 1894 Sinthy Ann Bowser, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married (2) about 1901 Sarah Ellen Cripe.

+ 76 v. Moses4 E. Reed, born about 1865, Indiana, USA; no further information.

+ 77 vi. William4 John Reed, born 01 April 1871, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA; died 17 May 1946, Hartford City, Blackford, Indiana, USA.  Married on 20 January 1897 Flora May Russell, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 78 vii. Robert4 Lemuel Reed, born 28 February 1873, Kirklin, Clinton, Indiana, USA; died 21 July 1940, Hillisburg, Clinton, Indiana, USA.  Married on 22 October 1898 Clara Lizzie Russell, in Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 79 viii. Willis4 Victor Reed, born 20 December 1875, Indiana, USA; died 28 September 1950, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA.

+ 80 ix. Homer4 E. Reed, born About 1879, Indiana, USA; no further information.