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JACOB REID (READ) (REED) (REEDE) (abt 1769 – aft 1850) was born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania of parents unknown.  He was first noted as an adult living in Rockbridge and Amherst Counties, Virginia in 1791.

Marriage Surety Bond - Jacob Reede (Click to enlarge)

Jacob  married Elizabeth (Mary) Staton in Amherst County, on 30 May 1792.   They lived in Amherst and Rockbridge Counties until 1795 when they moved to Oglethorpe County, Georgia where they lived the remainder of their married lives.

Jacob and Mary had nine children of record:

  • Pensey Reid (1796 – aft 1860), married William Vaughn 20 Feb 1820 in Oglethorpe County, Georgia
  • William Reid (1800 – aft 1860), married Susannah Hales 1 Apr 1820 in Oglethorpe County, Georgia
  • Reuben J Reid (1803 – aft 1845), married Tempy Williams 9 Sep 1828 in Madison County, Georgia; married Sarah Proctor 14 Dec 1844 in Pike County, Georgia
  • Bailey Reid (1806 – aft 1838), married (no record) Hannah Washington Williams in 1828 or 1829 in Georgia; possible marriage to Louisa F Dandy 25 Aug 1833 in Pike County, Georgia
  • Nancy Reid (1807 – aft 1850), married John F Ables 9 Oct 1827 in Oglethorpe County, Georgia
  • Green Reid (1809 – aft 1860), married Ann Abney 25 Dec 1836 in Meriwether County, Georgia
  • Mary Reid (1812 – aft 1850), married William Wilkerson 15 Jan 1830 in Oglethorpe County, Georgia
  • Freeman Reid (1816 – 1839), married Nancy Ray 10 Dec 1835 in Greene County, Georgia
  • Elizabeth Reid (1818 – aft 1850), married William Abels 24 Jan 1839 in Oglethorpe County, Georgia

Click here to learn more about Jacob Reid (Read) (Reed) (Reede).

Marriage Consent - Elizabeth Staton to Jacob Reede (Click to enlarge)

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