Daniel REED

Male 1697 - 1775  (77 years)


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  • Name Daniel REED  [1
    • Daniel Reed was a man of considerable distinction in the community of Norwalk where he spent his whole life, and was mentioned in some writings as a tall man. Indeed, the Reeds have always been called a tall race.

      About the year 1720 he built a substantial house on the farm conveyed to him by his father, about sixty rods northeast of the original house built by Capt. John Reed, and a portion of it was standing as late as 1882, when it was visited by Newton Reed. It was here that he found many of the records of the reed Family in the keeping of the descendants.

      After wife, Elizabeth Kellogg died, he remarried on December 13, 1764 to Susanna Weed. "Wife Susanna," of this old-age marriage, is mentioned in his will, which was made February 8m 1774, and probated January 1, 1776. [1]
    Born 13 Jun 1697  Norwalk, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1775  Norwalk, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I86786  Main Tree
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2016 

    Father John REED,   b. Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 26 Oct 1724 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth TUTTLE,   b. 21 Nov 1666, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 28 Mar 1687  [1, 2
    Family ID F10454  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth KELLOGG,   b. 5 Oct 1703,   d. 13 Apr 1764  (Age 60 years) 
    Married Abt 1719  [1
    Children 
    +1. Eliakim REED,   b. 18 Sep 1725, Norwalk, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1810, Amenia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F35709  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susanna WEED,   d. Aft 1776 
    Married 13 Dec 1764  [1
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F35710  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S8840] Ezra Reed and Esther Edgerton, Their Life and Ancestry, Charles E. Benton.

    2. [S02419] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Vol. 1, Donald Lines Jacobus, (Name: Name: Clearfield Company, Inc.;;), 76-3279.