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Reed, C to D

REED (Soundex R300) — See also BREED, CREED, DEER, DER, DERR, ERD, FREED, NEED, PEED, READ, READE, RED, REDD, REEDER, REEDS, REEDY, REID, RHEAD, RIED, RUED.

  Reed, C. — of Menasha, Winnebago County, Wis. Postmaster at Menasha, Wis., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, C. A. — of Paulding County, Ohio. People's candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Paulding County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, C. C. — of Vesta, Johnson County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, C. L. — of Beatrice, Gage County, Neb. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Beatrice, Neb., 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Mrs. C. W. — of Cresco, Howard County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Carl B. (b. 1873) — of Cresco, Howard County, Iowa. Born in Cresco, Howard County, Iowa, May 6, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; Howard County Attorney; member of Iowa state senate, 1919-26; district judge in Iowa, 1926-33; member of Iowa commerce commission, 1941-. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry T. Reed (1843?-?).
  Reed, Carol W. — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state treasurer, 1987. Female. Still living as of 1987.
  Reed, Chalmers — of Union County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Union County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles (1842-1908) — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Born in Paducah, McCracken County, Ky., November 4, 1842. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; mayor of Paducah, Ky., 1881-89. Died October 28, 1908 (age 65 years, 359 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Paducah, Ky.
  Reed, Charles — of Grand Prairie, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Reed, Charles — of Waco, McLennan County, Tex. Mayor of Waco, Tex., 1990-92. Still living as of 1992.
  Reed, Charles A. — of Taunton, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Mayor of Taunton, Mass., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles A. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1896; member of New Jersey state senate from Somerset County, 1897-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles C. — of San Marino, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Reed, Charles F. — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles F. — of California. Republican. Member of California state assembly 17th District, 1865-67; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1876; Presidential Elector for California, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles F. (b. 1844) — of Muskegon County, Mich. Born in 1844. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Muskegon County 2nd District, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles Gardner (1835-1899) — also known as Charles G. Reed — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in North Brookfield, Worcester County, Mass., April 2, 1835. Wheel spoke manufacturer; mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1884-85. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Suffered a heart attack at the corner of Belmont and Orchard streets, and died soon after in a nearby house, Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., November 21, 1899 (age 64 years, 233 days). Interment at Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Gardner Reed (1809-1884) and Frances Louise (Tilton) Reed (1809-1856); married to Luella P. Ware; married, September 25, 1873, to Elizabeth Paul Beagary (1838-1889); married, October 12, 1892, to Anna Sophia Whitcomb; third cousin thrice removed of Benjamin Pierce (1757-1839); fourth cousin of Frank Finley Merriam and Charles Edward Merriam, Jr..
  Political family: Pierce-Merriam family of Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Reed, Charles H. (b. 1868) — of Genesee County, Mich. Born in 1868. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1925-32 (Genesee County 1st District 1925-26, Genesee County 2nd District 1927-32); defeated, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles M. (1847-1917) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., 1847. Republican. Financier; director and vice-president, First National Bank of Erie; director, Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railroad; mayor of Erie, Pa., 1872-73. Died in 1917 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Gen. Charles M. Reed and Harriet (Gilson) Reed; married to Ella M. Morrison.
  Reed, Charles M. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1902 (3rd District), 1912 (2nd District). Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles Manning (1803-1871) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania, 1803. Member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 23rd District, 1843-45. Died in 1871 (age about 68 years). Interment at Erie Cemetery, Erie, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Reed, Charles Newton — also known as Charles N. Reed — of North Bergen, Genesee County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles S. — of Logan, Logan County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles S. II — U.S. Vice Consul in Tokyo, as of 1929; Taihoku, as of 1932; U.S. Consul in SAINT John's, as of 1943. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles S. — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 45th District, 1931-32; member of South Dakota state senate 28th District, 1939-48. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles S. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1944, 1948, 1952 (Honorary Vice-President), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Charles T. — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Chauncey William (1890-1956) — also known as Chauncey W. Reed — of West Chicago, DuPage County, Ill. Born in West Chicago, DuPage County, Ill., June 2, 1890. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; DuPage County State's Attorney, 1920-35; chair of DuPage County Republican Party, 1926-34; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1935-56 (11th District 1935-49, 14th District 1949-56); died in office 1956. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; American Bar Association; Delta Upsilon; Delta Theta Phi; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Moose; Elks. Died in 1956 (age about 66 years). Interment at Glen Oak Cemetery, West Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of William Thomas Reed and Margaret (Campbell) Reed; married, October 3, 1929, to Ellen D. Stegen.
  Cross-reference: Russell W. Keeney
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Reed, Chester L. — of Massachusetts. Massachusetts state attorney general, 1864-67; resigned 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Clarence C. — Communist. Workers Communist candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Clarence E. — of Monett, Barry County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Barry County, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Clarence J. (b. 1867) — of Spring Arbor, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Fairfield, Lenawee County, Mich., May 8, 1867. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County 2nd District, 1915-18. Scottish and Dutch ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1885 to Frankie M. Crouch.
  Reed, Clarence M. — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Dunkirk, N.Y., 1880-88, 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Clark See Reuben Clark Reed
  Reed, Clarke (born c.1929) — of Greenville, Washington County, Miss. Born about 1929. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1972 (delegation chair), 2004, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Reed, Cliff — of New Mexico. Democrat. Vice-chair of New Mexico Democratic Party, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Reed, Clinton — of Jamesport, Daviess County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Daviess County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Reed, Clyde Martin (1871-1949) — also known as Clyde M. Reed — of Parsons, Labette County, Kan. Born in Champaign, Champaign County, Ill., October 19, 1871. Republican. Lawyer; secretary to Gov. Henry J. Allen, 1919; law partner of Bernard L. Glover; newspaper publisher; Governor of Kansas, 1929-31; defeated in primary, 1924; U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1939-49; died in office 1949. Methodist. Suffered a heart attack, and fell down a staircase, in Parsons, Labette County, Kan., November 8, 1949 (age 78 years, 20 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Parsons, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Martin V. Reed and Mary A. Reed; married 1891 to Minnie E. Hart; father of Clyde Martin Reed, Jr. (1901?-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Reed, Clyde Martin, Jr. — also known as Clyde M. Reed, Jr. — of Parsons, Labette County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1948; candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Clyde Martin Reed (1871-1949).
  Reed, Colin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 23rd District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Colin M. — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Collin — of Washington, Washington County, Pa. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Columbus — of Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Granby; elected 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Dale A. — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Taxicab driver; candidate for mayor of Austin, Tex., 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Reed, Dan — of Kettle River, Carlton County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Reed, Dan C. — of Attica, Fountain County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Dana C. — of Minnesota. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 8th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Daniel Alden (1875-1959) — also known as Daniel A. Reed — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Sheridan, Chautauqua County, N.Y., September 15, 1875. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1919-59 (43rd District 1919-45, 45th District 1945-53, 43rd District 1953-59); died in office 1959. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Delta Chi; Elks. Died, of a heart attack, in Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., February 19, 1959 (age 83 years, 157 days). Interment at Sheridan Cemetery, Sheridan, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Anson William Reed and Alfreda Reed; married to Georgia E. Ticknor.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Reed, Daniel C. — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Mayor of San Diego, Calif., 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Daniel E. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1958, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Reed, Daralyn — of Yreka, Siskiyou County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Reed, David — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1874-76. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, David — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Reed, David — of Metairie, Jefferson Parish, La. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 2nd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Reed, David Aiken (1880-1953) — also known as David A. Reed — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., December 21, 1880. Republican. Lawyer; president, Pennsylvania Industrial Accidents Commission, 1912-15; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1922-35; defeated, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924, 1932, 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1940. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla., February 10, 1953 (age 72 years, 51 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of James Hay Reed (1853-?) and Kate J. (Aiken) Reed; married, November 12, 1902, to Adele Wilcox.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Reed, David C. — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, David M. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Delavan B. — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1902; Prohibition candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1906; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 10th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Dolores M. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Reed, Don — of Yellowstone County, Mont. Democrat. Candidate for Montana state house of representatives 44th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Reed, Donna — of Delaware. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state senate 11th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Reed, Dorothy — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Reed, Druce — of Oberlin, Allen Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Duane E. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Duncan C. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1850-53 (18th District 1850-52, 6th District 1853). Burial location unknown.
  Reed, Dwight T. — U.S. Vice Consul in Madrid, as of 1899. Burial location unknown.


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