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Theodore Reed (Read/Reid)

Theodore Reed was my wife's Grandfather. What I know about this Theodore Reed(Read) is:

Name: Theodore V READ (1)
Sex: M
AKA: Theodore V REED or Theodore REID
Birth: 1 Mar 1875 - Mt. Olive Twp, Morris County, NJ :
Death: After Sep 1918 - New Jersey

1. He worked as a farmer on 1 Jun 1880 in Mt. Olive Twp, Morris County, NJ.
2. He lived in a home with wife and seven children in Mt. Olive Twp, Morris County, NJ in 1885
3. He lived in a home with John W. Philhower and was listed as a boarder in East Orange Twp, Essex County, NJ on 1 Jun 1900
4. He lived in a home on Boyden Avenue in Hilton, NJ on 15 Apr 1910 with his wife and two children.
5. WW-I Draft Registration: 12 Sep 1918, Hilton, NJ. shows Theodore living at 469 Boyden Avenue in Hilton and working as a farmer for John H Van Ness at the same address. His nearest living relative was Clara H. Reed, his wife at the same address. He described himself as having a medium height and build with brown eyes and dark hair.

Father: Josiah REED (1825-Bef 1910)
Mother: Emaline ---?--- (1840-After 1920)
Spouses and Children

1. *Clara Harriet HENRY (10 May 1884 - 20 Jul 1946)
Marriage: 1 Mar 1902 - Mt. Olive Twp, Morris County, NJ
1. Nettie Ever REED (1905-1968)
2. Floyd REED (Abt 1908-1918)
3. Peter REED (After 1910-1918)
4. Dorothy Mae REED (1914-1990)

His birth is also listed as 1874.
He died with both sons in the flu epidemic of 1918.
Found on US Census for 1900 and 1910.


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