Article is from the San Bernardino Sun. San Bernardino County, San Bernardino, California.
My husband's G.G. Grandfather. He was born April 16, 1833 in Virgina. I would guess this photo was taken in Missouri. John was in Missouri by 1880. He died in Monroe Co., MO. March 17, 1890. and is buried in Middle Grove Cemetery in Missouri.
Asa and Naomi Reed's Children-Seated in Front Row left to right-Quitman Reed,Margaret Reed Taylor, Martha Reed Robinson, Frances Reed Parks and John Reed. Asa and Naomi left Comanche county, TX. in 1867 and came to California, They settled in what was then San Diego Co., CA.
My GGgrandparents, Asa and Naomi (Prather) Reed. Their daughter, Margaret (Reed) Taylor was my Ggrandmother.They settled in Reed Valley near Temecula, California. Asa was born Jan. 14, 1793 in S.C. He died in 1887 in CA. Naomi was born 1811 in S.C. and died in 1884 in CA.
My Great Grandfather, taken sometime in the 1870's. He also had 8 sons. He settled in San Bernardino County, Chino, CA. and was elected public administrator of the City of San Bernardino, California. John was also listed as one of the first tax payers in Comanche, county, Texas in 1857.
Ira and Anna Blodgett with 2 of their children. Taken in Nebraska. My husband's great grandparents.
My father, Vernie Taylor, taken in Corona/Riverside County, CA. The picture was taken about 6 months before his 6th birthday. John was born July 19, 1900 in Riverside county, California.