Samuel Reed1

#1935, (circa 1834 - )
RelationshipGranduncle of William David Lewis
Father*John Harvey Reed1 (c 1800 - c 1840)
Mother*Mary _____1 (1808 - 1879)


Emeline Miller
Children 1.John A L Reed5 (c 1863 - 1924)
 2.James S Reed5 (c 1866 - )
 3.Miller Reed5 (c 1868 - )
 4.Magdailey Reed7 (c 1870 - )
 5.Della Reed7 (c 1874 - )
 6.Nora Reed+7 (c 1877 - 1925)
Birth*circa 1834He was born circa 1834 at VirginiaG.1 
2 October 1850He appeared on the census of 2 October 1850 in the household of Thomas S. Green and Mary _____ at Franklin Co., IllinoisG, age 16, b. VA; (Twp. not stated; sons James and Manuel also appear in the 27 Sep 1850 listing for James and Catherine Bailey, fam. 383; neis. Catherine Duckworth and 8 children, fam. 479.)2
Marriage*12 April 1861He married Emeline Miller on 12 April 1861 at Posey Co., IndianaG; poss. 1867, trans. error.3,4 
26 July 1870He appeared on the census of 26 July 1870 at Black Hawk Mills P.O., Lynn Twp., Posey Co., IndianaG; Hannah (22), no Emeline (who is in 1880.)5 
between 1877 and 1880He and Emeline Miller removed to IllinoisG between 1877 and 1880.6 
21 June 1880He and Emeline Miller appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 at Flannigan Prec., Hamilton Co., IllinoisG; (nei. Logan and Sarah Braden, fam. 114.)7 
5 July 1900He appeared on the census of 5 July 1900 at Macedonia Village, Knights Prairie, Hamilton Co., IllinoisG; (hh of John and (dau.) Nora Cremeens, fam. 341.)8 
16 April 1910He appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 in the household of Lindsey Omer Cremeens and Nora Reed at Macedonia Village, Knights Prairie, Hamilton Co., IllinoisG, father-in-law, age 76, wid., b. and parents b. VA.9 


  1. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. hh of mother Mary and stepfather Thomas Green, Franklin Cty IL Oct 2 1850.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Thomas S (39), farmer, b. VA; Mary (43), b. VA.
  3. [S198] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [database], Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research and Works Progress Administration, compilers, online, Samuel Reed and Emaline Mller, m. 12 Apr 1861, Posey Co.; citing Posey County, Indiana; Index to Marriage Record 1850 - 1920 Inclusive Vol, W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's, Book: C-4; Page: 405.
  4. [S196] Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths 1916-1947, online Nora Ceremeuis, housewife, b. IN 3 Dec 1877, d. Northern, Franklin Co., 27 jan 1925, bur. Macedonia; father Samuel Reed, b. VA; mother Emyline Miller; spouse S. O. Ceermeuis. FHL film no. 1487769.
  5. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel Read (37), farmer, b. VA; Hannah [sic], (22), keeping house, b. IN.
  6. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel (45), farmer, b. and parents b. VA; Emeline (35), b. and parents b. IN; all children b. IN.
  7. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel (45), farmer, b. and parents b. VA; Emeline (35), b. and parents b. IN.
  8. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel (66), wid., b. VA (West) Jan 1834, parents b. WV; lodger in hh of John D Cremeens.
  9. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Linzy O (32), b. IL, parents b. TN, painter; Lora (32), b. and mother b. IL, father b. VA.