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Notes for George Washington Reid

1870 census Hanover Twp., Allamakee Co., IA
W. H. Reed, age 39, b. PA, Farmer
Catharine, age 33, b. PA
J. M., male, age 12, b. IA
S. A., female, age 11, b. IA
George, age 8, b. IA
Mary, age 6, b. IA
William, age 3, b. IA
Martha, age 1, b. IA

1880 United States Census Blakely, Gage, Nebraska Page Number 98B
William H. REID Self M Male W 49 PA Farmer PA PA
Katherine REID Wife M Female W 43 PA Keeping House PA NY
James REID Son S Male W 21 IA Farmer PA PA
George REID Son S Male W 18 IA Farmer PA PA
Mary REID Dau S Female W 16 IA At School PA PA
William REID Son S Male W 14 IA At School PA PA
Ella REID Dau S Female W 12 IA At School PA PA
Lulie REID Dau S Female W 10 IA At School PA PA
Hattie REID Dau S Female W 4 NE PA PA
1885 State Census Blakley,Gage,Nebraska, Page Number: 9B Date: 12 Jun 1885 ED: 315
Name: Geo Reed, Age: 23, Birth Place: Iowa
Name: Mallie Reed, Age: 17, Birth Place: Nebraska
Name: James Rud, Age: 27 Birth Place: Iowa
Name: Oster Rud, Age: 18, Birth Place: Nebraska
Name: William Rud, Age: 19, Birth Place: Iowa
Name: Ella Rud, Age: 16, Birth Place: Iowa
Name: Lula Rud, Age: 74, Birth Place: Iowa (age should be 14)
Name: Nattie Rud, Age: 9, Birth Place: Nebraska (first name is Hattie)
Name: Jno Rlackuet Age: 26 Birth Place: Illinois (This last name is Plucknett)
Name: Sarah Rlackuet Age: 25 Birth Place: Iowa
Name: Albert Rlackuet Age: 4 Birth Place: Nebraska
Name: Maud Rlackuet Age: 2/12 Birth Place: Nebraska
Name: George Rlackuet Age: 17 Birth Place: Nebraska

George was killed in an accident in 1893 in DeWitt, Saline Co., NE. Mary remarried Richard Vanderploeg, and they are listed on the 1900 census of Blakely, Gage Co., NE.

4 children

Excerpt from "History and Genealogical Record of the REIDS, EELL'S, THOMPSON'S and Their Related Families of The United States of America" By WARREN E. REID. LtCol USAF (Retd), Everett, PA 15537, May 1998
170 GEORGE WASHINGTON REID, born Aug 7, 1861, Waukon, Iowa mar. Mary (Mollie) Alice Buss, dau. of Charles Buss, DeWitt, Neb., Aug 24, 1884. (Charles was born in Kent County, England May 1, 1820, and came to DeWitt from Wisconsin in July 1858. He died in DeWitt Jun 8, 1913, and is buried in the Oak Grove Cemetery, DeWitt, Neb., near his wife.) George died Oct 18, 1893 as the result of an accident with a runaway team of horses hitched to a wagon. Both are buried in their family plot near the Reid family in Oak Grove Cemetery. Four children were born of this marriage: Blanche Gertrude, LeRoy Clarke, Arche Douglas and Georgia Reid born Jun 14, 1892 and died about six weeks later. 120/121
171 Mary Alice (Buss) Reid, born Jan 25, 1868 DeWitt, Neb., mar. (1) George Washington Reid, Aug 24, 1884; (2) R. P. Vanderploeg, Aug 8, 1898, Dewitt, Neb., and died Jul 24, 1930, DeWitt. Neb. Four children were born of the first marriage, one of the second marriage; Elizabeth M. Vanderploeg, (Reid) Elizabeth died 1911.