Josiah Reed

29 April 1787–20 May 1840 (Age 53)
Jaffrey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Josiah

When Josiah Reed was born on 29 April 1787, in Jaffrey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Nathaniel Reed, was 37 and his mother, Hepsibah Bateman, was 35. He died on 20 May 1840, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Reed
1749–1824
Hepsibah Bateman
1752–1822
Nathaniel Reed Jr
1772–1830
Hepsibah Reed
1775–1830
John Reed
1777–1846
Beulah Reed
1778–1835
Jonas Reed
1780–1819
Abigail Reed
1781–1848
Asa Reed
1783–1848
Asa Reed
1784–
Polly Reed
1785–
Josiah Reed
1787–1840
Esther Reed
1791–1864
Amasa Reed
1795–1878
Luther Reed
1797–1871
Jonathan C. Reed
1800–1872
Josiah Cunningham Reed
1802–1871

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World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 1

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land
1803

Age 16

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Read 1.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Josiah Reed - Individual or family possessions: birth: 29 April 1787; Jaffrey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

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