Maude Reeves

3 February 1884–7 January 1953 (Age 68)
Washington, Washington, Iowa, United States

The Life of Maude

When Maude Reeves was born on 3 February 1884, in Washington, Washington, Iowa, United States, her father, Charles Sumner Reeves, was 20 and her mother, Sarah Edwards, was 18. She married Henry Bayless Creedy on 1 July 1908, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Contra Costa, California, United States in 1935 and Yreka Judicial Township, Siskiyou, California, United States in 1940. She died on 7 January 1953, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Henry Bayless Creedy
Maude Reeves
Marriage: 1 July 1908
Henry Charles Cready
William Cready

Spouse and Children

1 July 1908
Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States


    Henry Charles Cready


    William Cready


Parents and Siblings

    Charles Sumner Reeves


    Sarah Edwards




World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Lots for sale

Age 7

The city lots were disposed of at an auction sale, which made way for new houses, commercial buildings and manufacturing plants to be erected and caused an increase of people moving to the region.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English:1. patronymic from Reeve . 2. topographic name for someone who lived on the margin of a wood, from a misdivision of the Middle English phrase atter eves ‘at the edge’ (Old English æt þære efese).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maude Besser in household of Merle Besser, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maude R Besser in household of Merle A Besser, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maud Besser in household of Merle A Besser, "United States Census, 1920"

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