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John Wesley Reed

John Wesley Reed

Male 1824 - 1903  (78 years)

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  • Name John Wesley Reed 
    Born 13 Aug 1824  Perry County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Feb 1903 
    Person ID I9294  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Family Evaline Holcomb,   b. 1831,   d. 1907  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 19 Aug 1846 
    Children 
     1. Cornealia Caroline Reed,   b. 17 Sep 1849, Perry, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1938, Marshall County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F4452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • Came to Illionois in 1855 settling in Minonk, settled in Varna in 1881 . Pap Reed was the father of 11 children of which 7 were living at his death.

      taken from the Toluca Star Toluka, Illinois
      An old settler dead

      13th Feb 1903
      Wesley Reed one of the old settlers of Marshall County died at his hotel in Varna Tuesday. His house was known as "Paps House" and was well known to the travelling public. His remains were laid to rest in the Cemetary near LaRose, Thursday