Anna Reed

12 February 1797–3 September 1827 (Age 30)
Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Reed was born on 12 February 1797, in Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Thaddeus Reed, was 41 and her mother, Anna Longley, was 38. She married Luther Prescott on 2 December 1818, in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 3 September 1827, in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Old Burying Ground, Bedford, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Luther Prescott
Anna Reed
Marriage: 2 December 1818
Luther Prescott

Spouse and Children

2 December 1818
Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 6

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 11

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Reed, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Anna Reed, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Anna A Prescott, "BillionGraves Index"

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