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John Reid of Berkeley Co. VA

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John Reid of Berkeley Co. VA

Michael D. R. Fullarton (View posts)
Posted: 4 Jul 1999 6:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 15 Mar 2004 2:16AM GMT
Surnames: REID, REED, SNODGRASS
I am a descendant of one "John Reid", who according to family tradition received a grant of land in Berkeley Co. from Lord Fairfax around 1740. His son (I believe Grandson) James Reid b. 23 May, 1785 near Martinsburg, sold the estate in 1810 and moved to Urbana in Champaign Co. Ohio.
I have found record of two John Reid/Reed's in Berkeley Co. in the 1700's, one whom I have ruled out since I have record of his children, the other I believe to be too old to be James' father. James named his eldest son Robert SNODGRASS Reid. I have found marriage records of Berkeley Co. showing A William Wallace Reid (Son of John, of Berk. Co.) marrying Katherine SNODGRASS on 12 Feb., 1782.
I believe that James may actually be the son of William and Katherine and grandson of John? Does anyone have any information on any of these people that might help me?
Any assistance would be appreciated. MDRF
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Michael D. R. Fullarton 4 Jul 1999 12:00PM GMT 
Joseph Williams 7 Oct 1999 12:00PM GMT 
Wayne Reed 7 Jan 2000 12:00PM GMT 
hasakate 29 Jul 2010 4:50AM GMT 
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hasakate 11 Aug 2010 5:06AM GMT 
JosRWilliams 19 Aug 2012 10:50PM GMT 
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