Martha Ona Reed1

#704, (25 October 1870 - 1958)
RelationshipAunt of William David Lewis
Father*John Harvey Reed Jr1 (1838 - 1920)
Mother*Jane Ann Johnson1 (1841 - 1919)


Uriah Wesley Creemans b. 1869, d. 1920
Children 1.Ada Creemans10 (1892 - )
 2.Millard Creemans10 (1893 - )
Her married name was Creemans.2 
Birth*25 October 1870She was born on 25 October 1870.1 
30 July 1880She appeared on the census of 30 July 1880 in the household of John Harvey Reed Jr and Jane Ann Johnson at Eastern Twp., Franklin Co., IllinoisG; [as of Jun 1]; neis. George and Marinda Brady, Nathaniel and Ruth Smith.3
Marriage*4 December 1890She married Uriah Wesley Creemans, son of Albert A Creemans and Fidelia Waller, on 4 December 1890 at Franklin Co., IllinoisG.4,2 
5 June 1900She and Uriah Wesley Creemans appeared on the census of 5 June 1900 at Northern Twp., Franklin Co., IllinoisG.5 
28 April 1910She and Uriah Wesley Creemans appeared on the census of 28 April 1910 at Northern Twp., Franklin Co., IllinoisG.6 
10 January 1920She and Uriah Wesley Creemans appeared on the census of 10 January 1920 at Northern Twp., Franklin Co., IllinoisG.7 
24 April 1940She and Ida May Johnson appeared on the census of 24 April 1940 at 303 Stotlan, Benton, Franklin Co., IllinoisG; (Ida and Martha were first cousins.)8 
Death*1958She died in 1958.9 
Burial*1958She was buried in 1958 at Brady Cemetery, Akin, Franklin Co., IllinoisG.9 


  1. [S46] John C. Leffel, History of Posey County (Leffel) (Chicago IL: Standard Publishing Company, 1913).
  2. [S599] Rev. William W. Johnson, compiler, Johnson Genealogy: Records of the Descendants of John Johnson of Ipswich and Andover, Mass. 1695 - 1892 (North Greenfield, Wisconsin: self-published, 1892), 89.
  3. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. John H (43), farming, b. and parents b. VA, cannot read or write; Jane A (39), b. IN, father b. NY, mother b. KY.
  4. [S47] Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900, online, Uriah Wesley Cremeens and Marthonia Reed, marr. 4 Dec 1890, Franklin Co. County Court Records, Film # 1005304 - 1005310.
  5. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Wesley (31), b. IL Jan 1869, father b. OH, mother b. IL, farmer; Marthy (29), b. IL Oct 1870, parents b. IL, 3 children, 2 living.
  6. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Wesley (41), b. and mother b. IL, father b. OH, farmer; Marthy (39), b. and parents b. IL, 4 children 3 living; marr. 19 yrs.
  7. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. U W (57), b. and mother b. IL, father b. OH, farming; Martha (49), b. IL, parents b. IN.
  8. [S346] 1940 U.S. Federal Census. Ida May Hungate (80), wid., b. IL, same res. 1935, occ. old age assistance; Martha Cremeens (70), wid., partner, b. IL, 1935 res. Mt. Vernon IL [sic], occ. old age assistance.
  9. [S1628], online, Fallen stone memorial. Cremeens / U Wesley Cremeens, 2 Jan 1869 - 21 Feb 1920 / Martha his wife, 25 Oct 1871 [no date of death]; also small ground marker, Martha Cremeens, 1870-1958. Narrative: Uriah Wesley Cremeens, son of Albert Cremeens, b. OH, and Fidelia Waller, b. IL; Martha Reed Cremeens, dau. of John H Reed, b. VA, and Jane A Johnson, b. IN; children: Ada Gertrude Cremeens Summers (1891-1950) and Millard Arbrey Cremeens (1893-1967). Memorials 195844283 and 195844226, created by and photos added by Kaye Harkins McClintock.
  10. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census.