Person:William Reece (14)

William A. Reece
d.6 Dec 1885
m. 23 Jul 1807
  1. Granville Reese1808 - Bef 1849
  2. Martha Jane Reese1810 - 1893
  3. Matilda Reese1811 - 1873
  4. Permelia Reese1813 - 1846
  5. Jefferson Reese1815 - 1847
  6. Sarah Ann Reese1817 - 1855
  7. Catherine Jane Reese1819 - 1891
  8. William A. Reece1819 - 1885
m. 8 Feb 1849
  1. George Granvillle Reece1850 - Bef 1870
  2. Ann Jane Reece1852 - 1889
  3. William Alford Reece1854 - 1855
  4. Nancy Olive Reece1856 - 1925
  5. Julia L. S. Reece1858 - 1897
  6. Matilda Elizabeth Reece1859 - 1940
  7. Martha Ellen Reece1860 - 1941
  8. Ferdinand Beldon Reece1862 - 1942
  9. Ida May Reece1864 - 1916
Facts and Events
Name William A. Reece
Alt Name William A. Reese
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 25 Sep 1819 Indiana, United States
Census[3] 1820 Clark, Indiana, United States
Census[4] 1830 Shelby, Indiana, United States
Residence[5] Jan 1845 Boone, Indiana, United States
Residence[6] 1847 Clinton, Indiana, United States
Marriage License 6 Feb 1849 Clinton, Indiana, United Statesto Elizabeth Dunn
Marriage 8 Feb 1849 Clinton, Indiana, United Statesto Elizabeth Dunn
Other[7][8] 24 Mar/May 1849 Boone, Indiana, United Statesnamed as an heir in father's probate record
Residence[9] 1849/50 Johnson, Indiana, United States
Property[10] 16 Sep 1852 Clinton, Indiana, United Statesresident Clinton County; purchased from sisters-in-law Lavinia Clark and Sophia Bennett and their husbands their share of their father-in-law Abner C. Dunn's real estate
Property[10] 6 Jul 1853 Clinton, Indiana, United Stateswith wife Elizabeth, sold accumulated shares in her father's real estate
Residence[11] 1856 Clinton, Indiana, United Stateson tax list, no real estate
Census[12] 1860 Clinton, Indiana, United States
Census[13] 1870 Putnam, Missouri, United States
Census[14] 1880 Putnam, Missouri, United States
Death[1][15] 6 Dec 1885
Burial[15] Unionville, Putnam, Missouri, United States Union Church Cemetery

William and family moved from Clinton County, Indiana to the vicinity of Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana sometime before March 1863 and remained there until about the fall of 1869, when they moved to Putnam County, Missouri.[16]

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Family Bible Record of Joseph and Nancy Reese, in Johnson, Bess Sellers; Daughters of the American Revolution. Alexander Hamilton Chapter (Indiana); and Vera Reese Tranter. Family bible records of Johnson County, Indiana: a collection of family records compiled from family bibles and other sources. (Ft. Wayne, Indiana: Allen County Public Library, 1986), Vol I, p. 147, Secondary quality.

    Births:
    Kitty Jane Reese)
    William Reese ) Sept. 25, 1819
    Deaths:
    William Reese, Dec. 6, 1885

  2. Family Sources, Secondary quality.

    List written by Mary Elizabeth Reece Dickman Kruse (in possession of Nedra Brill )
    Letter, Reece Mayer, Aug. 1984: Information given to Effie Scott Mayer from Tillie Rash, a daughter of Martha Reece Rash, quoting the old Reece family bible. Wm. A. Reece, born Sept. 25, 1819 had a twin sister named Kitty Jane Reece. (Letter in possession of Gayel Knott

  3. New Washington Township, Clark County, Indiana, in United States. 1820 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Primary quality.

    Joseph Reas, 2 males under 10 (William, Jefferson), 1 male 10-16 (Granville), 1 male 16-26 (Joseph), 3 females under 10 (Kitty, Sarah, Permilla), 1 female 16-26; 2 persons in agriculture

  4. Hendricks, Shelby, Indiana, in United States. 1830 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Primary quality.

    Joseph Reece, 1 male 5-10 (William), 1 male 10-15 (Jefferson), 1 15-20 (Granville), 1 male 40-50 (Joseph); 2 females 10-15 (Sarah, Kitty), 3 females 15-20 (Martha, Matilda, Permila), 1 female 40-50

  5. Wall, Marilyn, and Indiana) Boone County Historical Society (Lebanon. Estray record, Boone County, Indiana. (Lebanon, Indiana: Boone County Historical Society, c1991), p. 22, Secondary quality.

    Original page 154: William Cloud (finder), Sugar Creek Twp. Appraised by Airy and William Rees, 8 Jan 1845. Oliver Craven, JP

  6. Mattingly, Mary Ellen Cole, and Clinton County Indiana Historical Society and Historical Museum. Duplicate tax records, Clinton County, Indiana, 1847, Jackson Township. (Frankfort, Indiana: Clinton County Historical Society, 1998), Primary quality.

    Wm Reese [blank, implying nothing of value to tax]

  7. Indiana. Circuit Court (Boone County), and Boone County (Indiana). Clerk of the Circuit Court. Probate records 1830-1925. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1983), Vol. A, 11 Feb 1839-10 Nov 1851; FHL #1320335, Primary quality.

    p. 385 – on the 24th day of March 1849 said administrator by Angle and Dougherty his attorneys . . . [and] represent that he is informed and charges that . . . that William Reese one of the heirs of said deceased did receive by way of advancement in the lifetime of said deceased the like sum of three hundred dollars, your Petitioner therefore . . . prays that . . . said William Reese be required to answer under his corporal oath fully and completely all and singular the matters and things herein charged against him,
    Your petitioner further represents that said Joseph Reese died leaving the following children his heirs at law him surviving To wit William Reese, . . .
    And thereupon writs of summon were duly issued by said Clerk upon the suggestion of said Petitioner, to the Sheriffs of Boone, Marion, Johnson and Shelby counties, for said defendants to appear at the next term of said Court thereafter and answer said Petition – which said writs were all duly returned endorsed thus – (The one from Boone) We the undersigned part of the witnin named defendants do hereby acknowledge service of the within writ the 24th day of March 1849. Signed Sarah McKinsey By A. McKinsey Alfred McKinsey, Jonathan Goff, Matilda Goff By J Goff, Robert C. Dunn, Jane Dunn By R. Dunn, William Reese

  8. olume C, Nov 1846-Aug 1852; LDS #1320127, in Indiana. Circuit Court (Boone County), and Boone County (Indiana). Clerk of the Circuit Court. Probate records 1830-1925. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1983), Primary quality.

    p. 248-49, May term 1849
    James S. Hamilton admr Deb. non vs William Reese, Cornelius McDermot & Martha his wife, Jonathan Goff & Matilda his wife, Alfred McKinzie & wife, Robert C. Dunn & Jane his wife, Granville Reese, Joseph Reese, Cristena Reese, Benjamin Reese, Lydia E. McDermot, Sarah A. McDermot & Mary J his wife, Mary Jane Reese
    Petition on final settlement to ascertain advancements to defts
    Comes now the said James S. Hamilton administrator deboris non of said Estate, . . . and the following of said defendants appear and answer said petition to wit. . . . William Reese, all heirs at law of said Joseph Reese deceased. And it appearing to the court now here from the proofs and allegations that said defendants are heirs at law of said Joseph Reese deceased and it also further appearing to the court from the evidence adduced upon the examination of witnesses that said William Reese one of the defts and heirs aforesaid had received by way of advancement in the lifetime of said deceased the sum of two hundred and ninety dollars ($290) and that Jefferson Reese had also received the sum of two hundred dollars ($200) and that said Granville Reese had also received the sum of two hundred and forty dollars ($240) and that said Cornelius McDermot, Edward McDermot, Jonathan Goff, Alfred McKinsey and Robert C. Dunn had each received by way of advancement in the lifetime of said decd the sum of one hundred and seventeen dollars ($117.00)

  9. Record of Tax Delinquents 1841-1853, Johnson County, Indiana; Johnson County Museum of History, Primary quality.

    1850 – Franklin Township
    Reece, William – Personal Property = $75, no Real Property

  10. 10.0 10.1 Clinton, Indiana, United States. Deed Book, Deed Book 15, Mar 1853-Jan 1854, Primary quality.

    p. 230
    Indenture
    Levi Clark and Lavina Clark Tunis Bennett and Sophia Bennett of Clinton County, Indiana
    Were paid $100
    By William Reece of same place
    Grantors “sell, convey release and forever Quit Claim to the said William Reece . . .”
    1/6 part of the N1/2 of the W1/2 of the NE1/4, S11, T21, R2E
    And the S1/2 of the W1/2 of the SE1/4 of S2E, T21, R2E
    Containing 80 acres more or less
    Signed 16 Sept 1852, Levi Clark, Lavina x her mark Clark, Tunis J. Bennet, Sophie x her mark Bennet
    Witness Nathaniel Bell JP, F. W. Taylor
    Recorded 26 July 1853
    p. 231
    Indenture
    William Reece and Elizabeth Reece of Clinton County, Indiana
    Were paid $150
    By Uriah B. Lauden of same place
    Reece’s “do hereby sell convey release and forever Quit Claim”
    N1/2 of the W1/2 of the NE1/4, S11, T21, R2E
    And the S1/2 of the W1/2 of the SE 1/4 of S2, T21, R2E,
    containing 80 acres more or less
    Signed 6 July 1853, William Reece, Elizabeth Reece
    Witness John M. Cowan JP
    Recorded 26 July 1853

  11. Bohm, Joan Cox. 1856 tax duplicate, Clinton County, IN. (Winter Garden, Florida: J.C. Boam, 1993-1994), Vol 2, p. 56, Secondary quality.

    Sugar Creek Twp
    Reece, William – no land

  12. Kirklin township, Clinton County, Indiana, in United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 921, Family 906, p. 215, Primary quality.

    William Reece, 40, male, farmer, Real Estate = [blank], Personal Estate = $150, b. Indiana
    , Elizabeth, 35, female, b. IN
    , George G., 9, male, b. IN, attending school
    , Ann J., 7, female, b. IN, attending school
    , Nancy A., 4, female, b. IN
    , Julia, 2, female, b. IN
    , Matilda E., 1, b. IN

  13. Sherman Township, Putnam County; FHL #0552300, in Putnam, Missouri, United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 98, Family 98.

    Reese, Wm., age 50, farmer, value of real estate [blank], value of personal estate - $300, born IN, eligible to vote
    , Elizabeth, age 45, keeps house, born IN
    , Angeline, age 15, b. IN
    , Nancy, age 14, b. IN, attends school
    , Julia L., age 12, b. IN, attends school, cannot write
    , Matilda, age 11, b. IN, at school, cannot write
    , Martha, age 9, born IN, attends school
    , Ferd B., age 8, born IN, at school
    , Ida M., age 6, born IN

  14. Sherman Township, Putnam County; FHL #1254711, in Putnam, Missouri, United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 79, Family 80, Primary quality.

    Neff, Thomas B., 53, Farming, b. VA, both parents b. VA
    , Mahala, 49, wife, b. OH, father b. VA, mother b. VA
    Reece, Wm. A., 60, boarder, works at farming, b. IN, father b. VA, mother b. KY

  15. 15.0 15.1 Phillips, Sarah Lemen. Putnam County, Missouri cemeteries: information obtained by stone readings and additional data from Unionville Republican; readings to 1980 inclusive. (Kirksville, Missouri: Simpson Printing, c1990), p. 291 -.

    Union Church Cemetery, Sherman Township
    Reese, William A. d. 6 Dec 1885, age 66yr, 2 m, 11d
    , Elizabeth his wife d. 25 Feb 1879, age 50yr, 2m, 25d

  16. Reece and Dunn Family Letters, Primary quality.