Harry Booker Reed

2 January 1903–29 September 1964 (Age 61)
Denver, Colorado, United States

The Life of Harry Booker

When Harry Booker Reed was born on 2 January 1903, in Denver, Colorado, United States, his father, Harry Jeremiah Reed, was 34 and his mother, Minnie Isalene Booker, was 31. He married Carol Faye Hovious on 25 June 1942, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. He died on 29 September 1964, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 61.

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Harry Booker Reed
Carol Faye Hovious
Marriage: 25 June 1942

Spouse and Children

25 June 1942
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

Age 6

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.

Age 17

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 (3)

  • Harry Booker Reed, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Harry B Reed, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Harry B Reed, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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