Person:Thomas Reid (23)

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m. 16 Sep 1736
  1. Alexander ReidAbt 1738 - Abt 1795
  2. John Reid, Jr.Aft 1740 - Abt 1805
  3. Mary ReidBet 1741 & 1745 -
  4. Thomas Reid1743 - 1827
  5. Nathan ReidBef 1744 -
m. 28 Dec 1771
  1. Mary Sarah Reid1775 - 1846
  2. Esther Reid1780 - 1853
  3. Ann ReidBef 1787 -
Facts and Events
Name Thomas Reid
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1743 Albemarle County, Virginia
Marriage 28 Dec 1771 Amherst County, Virginiato Florence "Flora" Miller
Death? 1827 Botetourt County, Virginia

Thomas Reid was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Acquisition of Land

  • 10 June 1764 - Alexander Read, of Amherst, to brother, Thomas Read, 115 acres on the James River, inherited from father, John Read.
  • 15 April 1795 - John Gofford to Thomas Read, 400 acres on James River.
  • 23 December 1792 - John Read to Thomas Read, 90 acres on the James River.

Records in Virginia

  • 1764 Botetourt County, VA Tax List. Thomas Read, of Amherst, 311 acres.
  • 14 February 1770 - Thomas Read appointed Surveyor of the Road.
  • 8 May 1770 Thomas Read, hemp certificate.
  • 9 April 1771 Thomas Read, hemp certificate.
  • 10 February 1773 Thomas Read, Juror.
  • •1774 – Dunmore’s War.
James Reade, Private, Botetourt County Militia, Captain Henry Pauling.
Thomas Reade, Private, Botetourt County Militia, Captain Henry Pauling.
John Reade, Botetourt County public service claim.
  • 12 February 1778 - Thomas Read appointed Constable.
  • 18 March 1780. Thomas Read court complaint against a servant.
  • 1781 Tax List. - Thomas Read.
  • 1782 Tax List. - Thomas Read.
  • 1783 Tax List. - Thomas Read.
  • June 8, 1784, Botetourt County Court Minutes - Thomas Reid appointed Surveyor of the Road, succeeding Samuel McClure. USGenWeb
  • 1786 Tax List. - Thomas Read.
  • 1787 Tax List. - Thomas Read.
  • 1788 Tax List. - Thomas Read.
  • 1789 Tax List. - Thomas Read.
  • 1790 Tax List B. - Thomas Reed.
  • 1791 Tax List B. - Thomas Reed.
  • 1792 Tax List B. - Thomas Reed.
  • 1793 Tax List A. - Thomas Reed.
  • 10 April 1795 Tax List A. - Thomas Reed.
  • Marriage Record: Mays, James and Sarah Reid, dau. [of] Thomas Reid - Dec. 30, 1795. [Worrell, Anne Lowry. Early marriages, wills, and some Revolutionary War records, Botetourt County, Virginia]
  • 30 March 1796 Tax List A. - Thomas Reed.
  • 19 April 1797 Tax List B. - Thomas Reed.
  • 23 June 1798 Tax List A. - Thomas Reed.
  • Marriage Record: Mays, Matthew and Esther Reid, dau. [of] Thomas Reid - Jan. 8, 1799. [Worrell, Anne Lowry. Early marriages, wills, and some Revolutionary War records, Botetourt County, Virginia]
  • 10 June 1800 Tax List A. - Thomas Reed.
  • Marriage Record: Lindsey, Robert and Ann Reed, dau. [of] Thomas Reed - Dec. 29, 1804. [Worrell, Anne Lowry. Early marriages, wills, and some Revolutionary War records, Botetourt County, Virginia]
References
  1. Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
  2.   Austin, J. William, and Rebecca H.R Austin. Related families of Botetourt County, Virginia. (Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield, c2000 (Baltimore : Genealogical Pub.))
    pg. 30.

    William Henry Booze, Jr., born May 8, 1842, died June 29, 1909, was the son of William Henry Booze, Sr. who married Martha Jane (Pasty) Peery, daughter of Abraham Thomas Peery and Harriet Mays Peery. Abraham Thomas Peery was the son of Abraham and Mary Peery. Harriet Mays was the daughter of Matthew Mays and Esther Reid Mays. Esther Reid was the daughter of Thomas Reed, who was the son of William Reed. William Henry Booze, Sr. was the son of Abraham Booze and Rebecca Linkenhoger Booze, the daughter of Elias Linkenhoger, Sr.

    - Land records in Botetourt County cite the father of Thomas as a John Reid of Amherst County, VA.

  3.   United States. 1810 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M252).

    1810 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    Name: Thos Reue [Thos Reid] [Thos Reed]
    Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Botetourt, Virginia
    Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 2
    Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [b. 1765 or before]
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over: 1 [b. 1765 or before]
    Number of All Other Free Persons: 2
    Number of Household Members Under 16: 2
    Number of Household Members Over 25: 4
    Number of Household Members: 9

  4.   United States. 1820 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M33).

    United States. 1820 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    1820 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    Name: Thomas Reed
    Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Botetourt, Virginia
    Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
    Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [b. 1775 or before]
    Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over: 1 [b. 1775 or before]
    Free Colored Persons - Males - Under 14: 1
    Free Colored Persons - Females - 14 thru 25: 1
    Slaves - Males - 14 thru 25: 1
    Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1
    Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 2
    Total Slaves: 1
    Total Free Colored Persons: 2
    Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 5

  5.   .
  6.   Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
  7.   Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).

    iv. Thomas Reid, son of John Reid and Martha Reid, was born between 1740 and 1743 at Albemarle Co., Virginia. A he, son of John Reid, was baptized on 23 Jun 1743 at Rockfish Meeting House, Albemarle Co., Virginia. He and Florence Miller, daughter of Joseph Miller and Mary Reid, obtained a marriage bond on 28 Dec 1771 at Amherst Co., Virginia. John Reid provided surety and Florence provided her own consent. He died in 1827 at Botetourt Co., Virginia.

    The children of Thomas Reid and Florence Miller included Martha or "Natty" (Mrs. Thomas Goodwin), Anna (Mrs. Walter Lindsey Jr.), Mary (Mrs. James Mays Sr.), and Ester (Mrs. Matthew Mays).

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