William Alex Reid

William Alex Reid

Male 1858 - 1915  (56 years)

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  • Name William Alex Reid 
    Nickname Bill 
    Born 11 Dec 1858  Washington County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jun 1915  Lamar County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Coal Town Cemetery Purvis, Lamar County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I616805752  Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family
    Last Modified 19 May 2013 

    Father Seaborn Reed,   b. Oct 1836, Washington County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1905, Baxterville, Lamar County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Georgann Dunn Logan,   b. 1840, Washington County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F546679029  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Magdalene Weaver,   b. 1873, Washington County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958, Lamar County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Children 
     1. Alex Reid,   b. 14 Sept 1881, Washington County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1944, Lamar County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Martha Ann Reid,   b. 18 May 1883, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1978, Lamar County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     3. Mary Reid,   b. 13 Mar 1886, Washington County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1966, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Elizabeth Reid,   b. Aug 1894, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1971  (Age ~ 76 years)
     5. Barbara Pearlie Reid,   b. 25 Jan 1896, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1950, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     6. Joseph Ezra Reid,   b. 19 Nov 1899, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1962, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     7. Andrew Reid,   b. 2 Sep 1902, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1967, Lamar County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     8. Charlie Reid,   b. Abt 1906, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1961, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2013 
    Family ID F546634556  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Dec 1858 - Washington County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jun 1915 - Lamar County, Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Coal Town Cemetery Purvis, Lamar County, Mississippi Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    William Reid
    William Reid
    From "Secky8" in Ancestry

  • Notes 
    • Frances Thornton Smith
    • 1880 Census Citronelle, Mobile, Alabama as William REID
    • From secky8 in Ancestry:


      William A. (Bill) REID (Seaborn REID , Eliza REED , Rose GAINES , ) was born on 11 Dec 1858 in Washington County, AL. He died on 28 Jun 1915 in Lamar County, MS. He was buried on 30 Jun 1915 in Lee-Cameron Cemetery, Rock Hill MS. William made his home in the Purvis, MS area. He is shown on the Marion County (subsequently Lamar County), MS census for 1900 in the Purvis area. Additional information provided by his great granddaughter indicates that he drove oxen teams (probably in logging operations) and farmed, that he had been married about 35 years when he died, marking his and wife Mary Magdalene's marriage as occurring prior to 1880.William married Mary Magdalene WEAVER "Aunt Pea". Mary was born in 1864 in Washington County, AL. She died in Dec 1958 in Lamar County, MS. She was buried in Sunny Hill Cemetery, near Purvis, MS. (I FIND HER IN THE UNION GROVE CEMETERY IN LAMAR COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI) Mary was known as "Aunt Pea." Her date of death was provided by Woodie Wallace. Additional information provided by her granddaughter indicates she was about 94 years old when she died. Following husband Bill's death, she continued to live on at their homestead.


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