John R. Reed Sr.

about 1725–about 22 October 1792 (Age 67)
Ireland

The Life of John R.

John R. Reed Sr. was born about 1725, in Ireland. He had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with Ann. He died about 22 October 1792, in Kent, Delaware, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

John R. Reed Sr.
1725–1792
Ann
–1792
Ebenezer Reed
1743–
James Reed
1743–
Sarah Reed
1743–
Thomas Reed
1743–
Ann Reed
1743–
John R. Reed Jr.
1744–1821

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

    Ebenezer Reed

    Male1743–Male

    James Reed

    Male1743–Male

    Female1743–Female

    Thomas Reed

    Male1743–Male

    Female1743–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1731 · Willington Founded

Age 6

In 1731, Willington, Delaware was founded. It was named after Thomas Willing the first land developer in the area. It was later renamed Wilmington.
1754 · French and Indian War in Delaware

Age 29

From 1754-1763, the French and Indian War took place. The fighting that took place in the area of Delaware was in the upper Delaware River Valley. The Delaware Indians claimed independence from the Iroquois who allied with Britain. In 1755, Delaware attacked the Moravian settlement and Brodhead residence.
1764 · Western Boundary Surveyed

Age 39

In 1764, Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon surveyed the western boundary of Delaware. This became part of the Mason-Dixon Line.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

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