Elizabeth Guild

about 12 August 1847–24 January 1925 (Age 77)
Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Guild was born about 12 August 1847, in Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, her father, Hermon Guild, was 45 and her mother, Abigail Camp Polly, was 42. She married William B. Reed about 1867, in Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Forester, Sanilac, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Red Deer, Red Deer County, Alberta, Canada in 1911. She died on 24 January 1925, in Alberta, Canada, at the age of 77, and was buried in Peachland, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William B. Reed
1842–1919
Elizabeth Guild
1847–1925
Marriage: about 1867
Adney Reed
1869–1951
Herman Reed
1877–1941
Olive Reed
1871–1871
Ella Reed
1873–1956
Oliver Reed
1875–1945
Charles Reed
1881–1974
Pearl Dorothy Reed
1886–1972
Rosabelle Reed
1887–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1867
Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(8)

    Male1869–1951Male

    Olive Reed

    Female1871–1871Female

    Female1873–1956Female

    Male1875–1945Male

    Herman Reed

    Male1877–1941Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 20

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 21

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: apparently a nickname for someone who played a prominent part in a medieval guild. It may, however, be a Scottish variant of Gold .2 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh surname Gwyllt, a nickname meaning ‘wild’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Reed in household of William Reed, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth in household of William P, "United States Census, 1880"
  • E Reed in household of William Reed, "Canada Census, 1916"

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