John Seeds

Brief Life History of John

When John Seeds was born about 1858, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles K. Seeds, was 36 and his mother, Sidney Taylor, was 39. He lived in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860. He died on 21 February 1885, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 28.

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Charles K. Seeds
Sidney Taylor
William H. Seeds
Charles Seeds
Annie Seedes
Mary E. Seeds
Abby Seeds
William Seeds
Sarah J. Seeds
John Seeds
Paulina Seeds
George Bolton Seeds

Sources (4)

  • John Leeds in household of Sidney Leeds, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Leeds, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"
  • John Seeds in household of Sydney Seeds, "United States Census, 1870"

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1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

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Name Meaning

English: variant of Seed , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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