Person:Alexander Reed (8)

Alexander Reed
b.bef. 1754
m. abt. 1746
  1. Jean Reedest 1748 -
  2. Alexander Reedbef 1754 -
  3. Robert Reed, Jr.est 1760 -
  4. Thomas Reedest 1775 - 1801
  5. John Reedest 1778 -
Facts and Events
Name Alexander Reed
Gender Male
Birth? bef. 1754

Alexander Reed was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 64.--21st March, 1775. Robert Reed and Barbara to Alexander Reed, their son, tract on Middle River where Robert lives.
  • Page 221.--140 acres conveyed to Alexander Reed by Robert Reed, Sr., 21st March. 1775.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 478.--1st March, 1785. Thomas Stevenson's will--To son-in-law, George Poage, 1 shilling; to grandson, George Poage, 1 shilling; to grandson, John Poage; to Agness Reed; to Joseph Hannah; to Deborah Reed; to Isabel Reed; to Alex. Reed; what money Henry King owes to be given to the poor if got from him; 20 shillings to pale in the church yard; to Robert Reed, Jr. Executors, Alex. Reed and David Gibson. Teste: John Campbell, Thomas Willson, Jno. Dixon. Proved, 16th August, 1785, by Wilson and Dixon. Executors qualify.