Leo Morris Reid

10 June 1920–June 1985 (Age 65)
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States

The Life of Leo Morris

When Leo Morris Reid was born on 10 June 1920, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, his father, Alvin Read, was 23 and his mother, Lois Elizabeth Whitley, was 19. He married Lydia Campuzano on 18 September 1945, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. He registered for military service in 1943. He died in June 1985, in his hometown, at the age of 65.

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Leo Morris Reid
Lydia Campuzano
Marriage: 18 September 1945

Spouse and Children

18 September 1945
Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Charles Clifton Read


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish:1. nickname for a person with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from Older Scots reid ‘red’. 2. topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing, from Old English rȳd ‘woodland clearing’. Compare English Read .

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

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  • Leo M Reid in entry for Rtobits and Wayne M Reid, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Leo M Reid, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"

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