Elizabeth Reed

about 1793–December 1880 (Age 87)
Monroe, Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Reed was born about 1793, in Monroe, Virginia, United States as the daughter of John Reed and Elizabeth or Mary Stanton. She married Joseph Workman Jr on 9 April 1817, in Monroe, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Wyoming, Wyoming, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Slab Fork Magisterial District, Wyoming, West Virginia, United States in 1880. She died in December 1880, in Wyoming, Virginia, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Slab Fork Magisterial District, Wyoming, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Workman Jr
Elizabeth Reed
Marriage: 9 April 1817
Raymond Shelton Workman
Mary Workman
George Floyd Workman
Charles William Workman
James Matison Workman
Malinda Jane Workman
William George Washington Workman

Spouse and Children

9 April 1817
Monroe, Virginia, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Reed


    Elizabeth or Mary Stanton




    Robert Reed



    Joseph Reed



World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 19

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 26

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Workman in household of Charles Workman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth Workman in household of Geo T Workman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Workman in household of Joseph Workman, "United States Census, 1850"

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