Posted By:Carol Powell
Subject:Re: Josephine Reed - BD abt 1869
Post Date:September 07, 2013 at 17:31:24
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1870 Hill Co. Texas
Household       Gender       Age       Birthplace
John B Reed       M       28y        Georgia
Caroline Reed       F       23y        Georgia
Thomas B Reed       M       3y        Georgia
Josephine Reed       F       1y        Georgia
Mary Claiborne       F       55y        South Carolina
1880 Precinct 2, Hill, Texas census
Household        Gender       Age       Birthplace
Self       John Read       M       38        Georgia
Wife       Marthia Read       F       26        Georgia
Son       Thomas Read       M       13        Georgia
Daughter Texana Read       F       8        Texas
Son       John Read       M       7        Texas
Daughter Caroline Read       F       3        Texas
Son       Charles Read       M       0        Texas
Nephew       Robert Read       M       13        Georgia
Niece       Lula Read       F       11        Georgia
In 1900 it was so common to lose children to disease that two of the questions on the census addressed this, how many children: and Number of Living Children: By 1900 three children from this family had died.
1900 ED 47 Justice Precinct 2 (all west of T&P Ry.), Denton, Texas census
Household        Gender       Age       Birthplace
Head       John Reed       M       60        Georgia
Wife       Caroline Reed       F       58        Georgia/ Mother of how many children: 7 Number of Living Children: 4
Son       Bascom Reed       M       14        Texas