Capt. John Reed

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John Reed

Also Known As: "Read"
Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Hunterdon, New Jersey
Death: Died in Turkeyfoot Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Reed and Mary Reed
Husband of Thankful Reed
Father of Jeremiah Reed; Rachel Strawn and Rhoda Ann Letts

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About Capt. John Reed

John Reed, (1730-1803), entered the army as ensign, 1777, and at the close of the war was captain by brevet. He served in the Indian campaign, 1779, and was at the surrender of Yorktown. He was born in Hunterdon county, N. J.; died in Somerset Co., Pa.


John (Read) Reed, born December 30, 1730; died February 18, 1803. He was the son of 844. Richard Reed and 845. Mary. He married 423. Thankful Honeywell. Daughter Rachel Reed married Isaiah Strawn.


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Capt. John Reed's Timeline

December 30, 1730
Hunterdon, New Jersey
December 14, 1762
Age 31
Hunterdon, New Jersey
July 1, 1763
Age 32
Sussex, Sussex County, New Jersey, United States
July 15, 1771
Age 40
Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States
February 18, 1803
Age 72
Turkeyfoot Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States