James Reed

10 December 1905–24 April 1989 (Age 83)
Cannon, Tennessee, United States

The Life of James

When James Reed was born on 10 December 1905, in Cannon, Tennessee, United States, his father, Allen Abner Reed, was 34 and his mother, Hallie Frances Perkins, was 34. He married Mae Frances Blanton on 6 November 1927, in Cannon, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Civil District 1, Cannon, Tennessee, United States in 1920. He died on 24 April 1989, at the age of 83, and was buried in Woodbury, Cannon, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Reed
1905–1989
Mae Frances Blanton
1910–1990
Marriage: 6 November 1927
Carol Belle Reed
1928–2013
Lucille Reed
1930–2008
Martha Virginia Reed
1935–2005
Bobby Bratten Reed
1938–1997
Annie Mae Reed
1940–1940
Jacky Dean Reed
1941–1986
James Grant Reed
1947–2008

Spouse and Children

    Male1905–1989Male

    Mae Frances Blanton

    Female1910–1990Female

MARRIAGE
6 November 1927
Cannon, Tennessee, United States
children

(7)

    Carol Belle Reed

    Female1928–2013Female

    Lucille Reed

    Female1930–2008Female

    Martha Virginia Reed

    Female1935–2005Female

    Bobby Bratten Reed

    Male1938–1997Male

    Annie Mae Reed

    Female1940–1940Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

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.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Z Reed in household of Abner A Reed, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James Reed in entry for Annie Mae Reed, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"
  • Jim Reed, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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