Samuel David Reeder

1 April 1837–28 March 1899 (Age 61)
Lauderdale, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel David

When Samuel David Reeder was born on 1 April 1837, in Lauderdale, Alabama, United States, his father, Thomas A Reeder, was 31 and his mother, Eliza Jane Fowler, was 21. He married Louisa Clementine Wylie on 29 November 1860, in Hempstead, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Ozan Township, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Saline, Howard, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 28 March 1899, in Mineral Springs, Franklin, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Mineral Springs, Howard, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel David Reeder
Louisa Clementine Wylie
Marriage: 29 November 1860
Walter Reeder
William Samuel Reeder
Emma Reeder
Margaret Ella Reeder
Alta Demetra Reeder
Carrie May Reeder
Anna Reeder
Thomas E Reeder
Joseph Daniel Reeder
James L. Reeder

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World Events (8)

Age 9
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 13
Historical Boundaries - 1850: Hempstead, Arkansas, United States; 1873: Howard, Arkansas, United States
1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union
Age 24
Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Reader .2 Dutch: occupational name for someone who dressed new cloth, Middle Dutch reder.3 Dutch and German: variant of Reder 3.

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

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Samuel David Reeder

From BIOGRAPHICAL & HISTORICAL MEMOIRS OF SOUTHERN ARKANSAS--1890--Howard County Section, Chapter 18-Page288 Samuel D Reeder is a native of Alabama, and was born in Lauderdale County, April 1, 1837 …

Sources (9)

  • Samuel D Reeder in household of Thomas Reeder, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sam D Reeder, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sam D Reeder in household of Thos Reeder, "United States Census, 1860"

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