Abigail Reed

30 April 1776–17 July 1839 (Age 63)
Loudoun, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Reed was born on 30 April 1776, in Loudoun, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Andrew Reed, was 21 and her mother, Elizabeth Bozarth, was 21. She married Isaac Dopson Hargis on 30 October 1792, in Nelson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 17 July 1839, in Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 63.

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Isaac Dopson Hargis
Abigail Reed
Marriage: 30 October 1792
William Hargis
Silas H. Hargis
Cynthia Hargis

Spouse and Children

30 October 1792
Nelson, Kentucky, United States



    Silas H. Hargis


    Cynthia Hargis


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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 5

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 16

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 18

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Abigail Reed, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Abigall Read, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Abigail Reed, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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