Our Family Genealogy Pages

Home Page  |  What's New  |  Photos  |  Histories  |  Headstones  |  Reports  |  Surnames


First/Given Name(s):


Last/Surname:



REED *George W

Male Abt 1785 - 1852


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name  REED *George W 
    Born  Abt 1785  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  25E1574D5F33B14A9DE5BB16F4BA3057BF03 
    Died  11 Jul 1852  Newport, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I4658  Ancestors of Catherine Yvonne King | The Ancestors and Descendants of Johan Jakob Brown/Braun the "Waggonmaker".
    Last Modified  6 Jul 2006 

    Father  REED Samuel,   b. Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1825, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1523  Group Sheet

    Family  TURNER Martha " Patsy",   b. Abt 1802, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860 
    Married  14th October 1819  Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. REED George W, Jr.,   b. Abt 1822, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. REED Elijah "Lige",   b. Abt 1823/1824, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1862, Civil War Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. REED Samuel,   b. Abt 1825/1826, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. REED Mary Ann,   b. Abt 1827, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. REED Nancy,   b. Abt 1828, Bybee, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. REED Sarah,   b. 6 Apr 1830, Chucky Knobs, Bybee, Cocke Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1907, Marshall, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. REED Landon,   b. Feb 1830/1832, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. REED Martha or Margaret,   b. Abt 1834, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. REED Patsy,   b. Abt 1835, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >10. REED Arthur,   b. 1834/1836, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1862
    >11. REED *Susannah " Susan ",   b. 1839, Cocke Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. REED Caroline Matilda,   b. 1834/1840, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. REED Elizabeth " Betsy ",   b. 2 May 1842, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     14. REED Isabella B,   b. 1844, Cocke County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1522  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • SOURCE NOTES FOR GEORGE W. REED: Gowens, Reed, Kendrick, Robinson
      Craig K. Gowns @ ckgowens@austin.rr.com

      _______________________________________________________________________________
      TAX LIST ( 1839 ) 4th Civil District, Cocke County, Tennessee, page # 248
      Name Age Sex Occupation value Born person over 20/cannot r/w
      Reed, George 65 M Farmer 200 Born: Virginia
      Martha 48 F Wife Born: Tennessee X
      Mary A 22 F TN X
      Sarah 19 F TN X
      Patsy 14 F TN X
      Elijah 27 M TN X
      Samuel 24 M TN X
      Susanah 12 F TN
      Landen 18 M TN
      Caroline 10 F TN X
      Arthur 16 M TN X
      Betsy 8 F TN X
      Isabella 6 F TN
      ______________________________________________________________________________

      Additional Sources listed by Craig K. Gowens:

      Title: 1850 Census of Cocke County, Tennessee
      Text: Microfilm

      Title: Family Search Ancestral File or International Genealogical Index
      http://familysearch.org

      Title: Ralph Arrington
      http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db+I730817

      Title: GENFORUM
      http://www.genforum.com
      Reed Board, msg 7816

      Title: GENFORUM
      Reed Board, msg 7140

      Title: 1850 Cenus Tennessee
      Byron & Barbara Sistler
      Publication: Byron Sistler & Associates, Evanston, IL
      Text: Page # 187

      Title: 1860 Census Cocke County, Tennessee
      Microfilm
      ___________________________________________________________________________
      Cocke County, TN Survey Book " A " 1822-1854
      W.P.A. Transcription ( www.sevierlibrary.org )
      Copied in longhand from the original which has since burned, by A.R. Mews and Heber Parrott
      December 1936- April 1838
      Typed by Agnes Mattux and Willis Hutcherson

      Page # 33
      George Reed 50 Acres
      State of Tennessee-Cocke County
      By virtue of an entry made in the Entry Takers office for Cocke County at Newport of No 29 dated
      the 5th day of April 1824. Founded on the right of occupancy. I have surveyed and laid off fifty acres
      of land for GEORGE REED situate lying and being in the county and state aforesaid on the waters of
      Neely's Creek. Beginning at an elm on JESSE SMITHS line running thence with the same South
      sixty four and an half degree east fifty nine poles to a stake north seventy seven degrees east, thirty
      poles to a stake. Thence with vacant land North one hundred and one poles to a stake thence
      West eighty five poles to a stake thence South seventy nine poles to the beginning. Surveyed
      the third day of May 1824 by Jonathan Wood-Principle Surveyor of Cocke County
      Witness:
      Jesse Smith
      Wm B Tolley c.c.

  • Sources 
    1. [S89] Gowens, Reed, Kendrick, Robinson Family Research, Craig K. Gowens, (ckgowens@austin.rr.com), I527869411.