John M Reed

1853–March 1883 (Age 30)
Jackson Township, Sharp, Arkansas, United States

The Life of John M

John M Reed was born in 1853, in Jackson Township, Sharp, Arkansas, United States. He married Elizabeth P. Bristow in 1880, in Yellville, Marion, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died in March 1883, in Sharp, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 30.

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John M Reed
Elizabeth P. Bristow
Marriage: 1880
Johnnie Altabell Reed
Johnnie Altabell Reed

Spouse and Children

Yellville, Marion, Arkansas, United States


World Events (7)


Age 8

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1862 · Battle of Pea Ridge

Age 9

By the time the Battle of Pea Ridge happened the Union forces had pushed Confederates through Missouri and Arkansas. This battle was important in securing Missouri for the Union and opening Arkansas for the Union.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John M Reid, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • John M. Reid, "Arkansas Marriages, 1837-1944"
  • John M. Reid, "Arkansas Marriages, 1837-1944"

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