Russell Oliver Reed

13 May 1905–22 November 1961 (Age 56)
Carroll, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Russell Oliver

When Russell Oliver Reed was born on 13 May 1905, in Carroll, Maryland, United States, his father, David Oliver Reed, was 24 and his mother, Bertha May Smith, was 21. He married Anna Margaret Redding on 23 March 1933. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in York, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Manchester, Carroll, Maryland, United States in 1940. He died on 22 November 1961, in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Manchester, Carroll, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Russell Oliver Reed
Anna Margaret Redding
Marriage: 23 March 1933
Bertha Egore Jane Reed
George Edgar Reed
Janet Louise Reed

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 March 1933
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 1
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
    1906 · Licencing Butchers
    Age 1
    A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
    Age 15
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Russel O Reed in household of Joseph H Kraft, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Rusell O Reed in household of John H Smith, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Russell O Reed, "United States Census, 1940"

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