Elizabeth Guild

Femaleabout 12 August 1847–24 January 1925

Brief Life History 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, Forester Township, 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 Cemetery, Peachland, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William B. Reed
Elizabeth Guild
Marriage: about 1867
Adney Reed
Herman Reed
Olive Reed
Ella Reed
Oliver Reed
Charles Reed
Pearl Dorothy Reed
Rosabelle Reed

Sources (47)

  • Elizabeth Guild, "Canada, Ontario Census, 1861"
  • Elizabeth Guild Reed, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Elisabeth Reed in entry for Olive Reed, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1867Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)


    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

    Scottish (Angus and Perthshire): apparently a nickname for someone who played a prominent part in a medieval guild. It may, however, be a Scottish variant of Gould .

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

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