John Reed

June 1742–22 August 1833 (Age 91)
Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of John

When John Reed was born in June 1742, in Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Lieutenant John Reed, was 34 and his mother, Lucy L Taft, was 32. He married Hannah Taft on 23 June 1763, in Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 22 August 1833, in Seneca, Ontario, New York, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Seneca, Ontario, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Reed
1742–1833
Hannah Taft
1744–1818
Marriage: 23 June 1763
Phila Reed
1763–
Nathan Reed
1766–
John Taft Reed
1769–1862
Josiah Reed
1772–1845
Lucy Reed
1773–1818

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 June 1763
Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 34

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 34

New York is the 11th state.
1789

Age 47

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Read in entry for Phila Read, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • John Read in entry for John Taft Read, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • John Read in entry for Phila Read, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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