|Enoch David C. Reed and Sarah Loutisha [West] Reed
Enoch David Christopher Reed ( 1845-1930 ) was the son of Enoch Reed b.1809 in
Ga. and Mariah ( Johnson ) Reed b. 1811 in Indiana . Enoch David was one of the six sons that fought in the Civil War.
He served as a Capt. in the 26th Alabama Regiment , Marion County , Alabama . Enoch David was wounded and returned home
to his parents . Enoch David married Sarah Loutisha ( West ) Reed ( 1848-1904 ) on 4 September 1868 in Al. Sarah
Loutisha was born in Cherokee County to James J. West and Carolina ( unknown ) West . Enoch David and Sarah Loutisha ( West
) Reed made their home in Franklin County , Alabama . They are found in the 1880 Federal Census . Enoch David Christopher
is listed as head of household in the 1880 Federal Census . His father Enoch b. 1809 and mother Mariah ( Johnson
) Reed b.1811 are not listed . We know they were listed in the 1870 Federal Census , so they both died between
1871 and 1879 . We know from family history records that Enoch David Christopher Reed's father established " The Reed Family
Cemetery " on his own land . It is located near Newbury , Franklin County , Alabama .
Enoch David Christopher Reed ( 1845-1930 ) and Sara Loutisha ( West ) Reed ( 1848-1904 )
, started their life in Franklin County , Alabama . All their children were born in Franklin County , Alabama
. Enoch David was a farmer and times were good for the family . The farmland was good for growing Cotton , Corn and other
crops. There was ample fowl and fish to add to the family menu . Enoch David and his family were very content living in Franklin
, County . Alabama .
"The Children of Enoch David Christopher Reed and Sarah Loutisha ( West ) Reed "
Joseph Johnson Reed ( 1872-1932 ) . Joseph Johnson was born 2
Jan 1872 in Franklin County , Alabama . He was the oldest child of Enoch David and Sarah Loutisha . Joseph Johnson was a farmer
and helped his father on the farm . Joseph Johnson died 8 November 1932 in Yell County , Arkansas and is buried in the Riley
Creek Cemetery , Yell County , Ar. Joseph lived with his brother Enoch Benjamin and Arbelia ( Farmer ) Reed after their move
to Arkansas. Joseph Johnson never married .
Enoch Benjamin Reed ( 1873-1933 ) was the second child born to Enoch David Christopher
Reed and Sarah Loutisha ( West ) Reed . Enoch B. was born in Franklin County , Alabama . Enoch Benjamin married , Arbelia
( Farmer ) Reed ( 1881-1959 ) on 9 April 1898 , in Danville , Yell County , Arkansas. They made their
home in Steve , Ar. Arbelia ( Farmer ) Reed was the daughter of Littleton Farmer and Rebecca Louisa ( Woodall ) Farmer , Hunt
, Johnston . Enoch Benjamin was a farmer . Arbelia ( Farmer ) Reed was the homemaker and helpmate to her husband . Enoch
Benjamin and Arbelia had the following children :
1. Ida Mae ( Reed ) Hollimon ( 1900-1952 ) , Ida Mae married Jesse James Hollimon ( 1896-1984 ) and settled
in Ft. Smith , Arkansas . Ida Mae ( Reed ) Hollimon is buried in the Oak Cemetery , Ft, Sm , Arkansas .
2. Effie Lee ( Reed ) McBride ( 1902-1985 )
, Effie Lee married Victor McBride ( 1897-1979 ) and they made their home in Havana , Ar. and in later years in Little
Rock , Arkansas . Both Effie Lee and Victor McBride are buried in the McBride Family Cemetery near Havana , Arkansas.
3. Earl Reed ( 1904 ) B/D and buried in the
Nooner Cemetery , Yell County , Ar.
4. Jesse H. Reed ( 1906-1977 ) married Jearlene ( Lassiter ) Reed of Belleville , Ar. Both Jesse H. and
Jearlene ( Lassiter ) ( 1915-1953 ) are buried in the Russell Cemetery , Yell County , Ar.
5. Lula Marie ( Reed ) Woodard ( 1908-2000
) , married Woodrow Woodard ( 1917-1999 ) on 26 June 1937 in Havana , Arkansas . They are buried together in the Memorial
Park Gardens in Amarillo , Texas .
William Jesse " Bill " Reed ( 1876-1948 ) born in Franklin County , Alabama to
Enoch David Christopher and Sarah Loutisha ( West ) Reed . William was born 21 Oct. 1876 and died 2 April 1948 in Arkoma ,
Okla. William Jesse married Mary ( Hale ) Reed (1879-1940 ) . They are both buried in the New Hope Cemetery , Arkoma
, Okla. William Jesse and Mary Hale Reed first made their home in Steve , Yell County , Arkansas . They made several moves
over the years . Hot Springs , Ar. ,Braden & Peno , LeFore County , Ok. William Jesse was a self made man . He had
little formal education as was the norm. He studied and passed the bar to become a lawyer . That was a really remarkable thing
for him to do . William Jesse and Mary had the following children together ;
( 1. ) Lawrence Reed (1898-1983 ) was the
oldest son of William Jesse and Mary ( Hale ) Reed Lawrence was born 06 November 1898 and died 10 January 1983 . Lawrence
married Grace ( Arnold ) ( 1902-1973 ) on 29 September 1917 in Bailey Branch , Yell County , Ar. They are both buried together
in the Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery , Arkoma , Ok.
( 2) David Edderage Reed ( 1901-2000 ) , was the second son born to William Jesse and Mary ( Hale )
Reed . He meet and married Anna Lea ( Unknown )
1924 . Anna Lea was born 26 Sept 1903 in Ok. and died 14 June 1980 in California.
( 3.) Noah Westley Reed ( 1910 -1952 )
was the third son of William Jesse and Mary ( Hale ) Reed . Noah Westley was born 24 August 1910 in Hot Springs , Ar. and
died 24 April 1952 in Inglewood , Calif. Noah married Hazel L. Busbee , 03 Oct. 1931 . Hazel L also died in 1951
4.) Dovie Mae ( Reed ) Pryor ( 1914-1975 ) was the first daughter born to William Jesse and Mary ( Hale ) Reed . Dovie was
born 17 August 1914 in Danville , Yell County , Ar. Dovie married Robert Pryor . Dovie and Robert Pryor had no
children of their own but raised the two children of Dovie's brother Noah Westley and Hazel ( Busbee ) Reed who both died
5. ) Wayne Edgar Reed ( 1919-2000) was the fourth son born to William and Mary . He was a twin bother to Winnie E. Reed
. Wayne Edgar was born 06 November 1919 in Peno , Ok. and died 02 September 2000 in LaGuna Niguel ,Orange County , Calif.
Wayne married Evelyn ( Unknown ) Reed 21 December 1946 in Ft. Sm. Ar.
( 6. )Winnie E. Reed 1919-1984 ) was a twin sister to Wayne Edgar Reed . She was born 06 November
1919 in Peno , Ok. and died 19 September 1984 in Mukilted , Snohomish Co . Wa. Winnie E. Married #1 . James Craig abt
.1939 . Winnie E. married a second time to John Bozanich .They married 11 April 1943 .
Sara Jane Reed ( 1873-1906 ) , was the only daughter
of Enoch David Christopher and Sarah Loutisha ( West ) Reed . Sara married James Albert Hawks ( 1873-1918 ) , 12 October
1893 in Yell County , Ar. They both are buried in the Hawks Cemetery , Scott County , Ar. Sara Jane and James Albert
Hawks had the following children together ; William " Bill " Hawks , Eda ( Hawks ) Dickson , Inoa Hawks , Adrian
Hawks ,Mayne Hawks ,Doyle Wayne Hawks, Betty Hawks, Jack Hawks and Phil Hawks. Note
: This list of children could be children and grandchildren . Would love to hear from someone who is directly connected
to this family tree. We are still researching this family tree and all help is appreciated .
James Littleton Reed ( 1882-1956 ) , son of Enoch David Christopher Reed
and Sarah Loutisha ( West ) Reed was born 08 December 1882 in Franklin County , Alabama . James Littleton "Lit" Reed died
14 April 1956 in Ft. Sm. Ar. He married Mary (Brannon ) Reed ( 1879-1975 ) on 13 July 1902 in Yell County , Arkansas. They
are both buried in Forrest Park Cemetery in Ft Sm. Ar. James Littleton and Mary Brannon had the following children :
Thomas Reed b. 1903 , Bertha Reed born 14 May 1906 and died 18 August 1906 . She was buried in the Nooner Cemetery in Yell
County , Ar. , Ruby N. Reed b. 1908 who married Rolla Coil , Robert Lewis Reed b. 1912 , Carleen Reed b. 1915 , Christine
Reed b.1915 , Henderson Reed b. 1917 and died 06 June 1980 . James Littleton and Mary Reed raised two of her brother's children
after their parents died , they were , Gloyd Brannon and lloyd G. Brannon.
Thomas Calvin ( Cab ) Reed ( 1883-1959 ) last son born
to Enoch David Christopher Reed and Sarah Loutisha ( West ) Reed . Thomas was born 16 September 1883 and died 05 August 1959
in Okla City , Okla. Thomas married #1 . Doras Kirk , 23 November 1905 in Yell County , Arkansas . She was born abt. 1883
.. He married #2. Jossie Lourinda Lofton September 1925 in Oklahoma City , Okla. Jossie was born 24 April 1906 in Dallas ,
Texas . Thomas Calvin divorced Dorcas Kirk after they had two children . The children of Thomas Calvin and Doras Kirk
were ; Flora Reed ,died unknown in Northern Ar. and Ruth Reed , died unknown in Ar. The children Thomas Calvin had with
his second wife were ; daughter b. 1927 , living , Elva Jane Elizabeth Reed , born 22 May 1930 in Oklahoma City , Okla and
died 28 January 1946 . daughter b. 1932 , living. Thomas Calvin Reed was buried in Oklahoma City , Okla.
" Remembering Our Reed Family With Our Love , Honor and Respect ".
Hope you have enjoyed reading about some of the great people of our Reed Family Tree.
We would love to hear from anyone who has a tie to our Reed Family Tree. We are still researching and more information will
be added . This has been a great adventure for the Reed Cousins . Please send any remarks or information to Rebecca at email@example.com . Peace and Love . Copyright Pending " Rebecca's Journal of the Reed Family ", 2015-2016 .