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Reid Genealogy & History

Reid is an English surname with several origins, closely related to Reed. First, it may come from the Old English read, meaning red, and possibly used for Anglo-Saxons, who were often red-haired or had ruddy complexions. It might also come from several places named Read, Rede, or Reed in several counties, or from the Old English ried, for someone living in a clearing. Reid family history enters the New World with Gabriell Reid, who sailed to America in 1635. Famous members of Reid genealogy include Nevada Senator and current Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, actress Tara Reid, and early Australian Prime Minister George Reid.


Reid Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Graham Reid-- --, 1912July ,1987CT
B Jean Reid-- --, 1925March 30,1996ID
C Donald Reid-- --, 1926February 21,2006SC
D Barbara Reid-- --, 1928November 14,2001CT

Reid Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Jay Reid-- --, 1929June ,1984Hayward,CA
F Bernard Reid-- --, 1917July 5,2003Massena,NY
G Raymond Reid-- --, 1916April ,1983Haledon,NJ
H Evelyn Reid-- --, 1920April 14,2005Whitefield,NH

Reid Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Bernard ReidMartha JohnsonMarch 9,1968Wake, NC
Clarence ReidJanet YatesJune 13,1970Wake, NC
David ReidRachel MarrowJune 28,1938Wake, NC
Elbert ReidNancy ScottJune 21,1958Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Reid

237th: Klein238th: Garrett
239th: Erickson240th: Barrett
241st: Curtis242nd: Franklin
243rd: Burton244th: Rivera
245th: Little246th: Flores

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