Allen Franklin Reed, b. 21 Feb 1861, Moultrie Co., IL, s/o Wiliam Henry Reed & Sarah Ann Pinkney, m. Irena Melissa
(Critsman) Hoover d/o Henry Marshall Hoover & Abrilla Wolf.Their daughter, Bess Helen Reed b. 5 Feb 1893 in Shawnee, Indian Territory m. Oliver Perry Romiine in Independance, KS16 Sep 1913. She d. 13 April ----. I will get heer dod.
William Henry Reed was s/o William Harper Reed [1815-1866] & Nancy Faris Ellis, d/o Henry Ellis & Charity Harper. William Marshalll Reed, b. mid 1770's, VA - m. Mary Harper, sister of Charity Harper. The Ellis Famiy settled in Green Co., OH. The Harper Family settled in Ross Co. in a part of Ross co that became, Fayette Co.in 1810 These families all lived in Berkeley Co. until moving early 1800's to Ohio.
William M.Reed d. 1829. William Henry Reed [1837-1915 moved from Fayette Co to In and on to Moultrie Co., IL. Following the Civil War and theo opening of the the Osage lands in Kanses moved to Chetopa, Labette KS. William Hanry & Sarah Ann had 9 children prior to the death of Sarah Ann in 1879, including my grandmother, Lily May Reed Davis who m. John Davis a descndant of Benjamin & Hannah Davis of Loudoun Co., VA.