|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1841|
|Death: ||Nov. 12, 1912|
THE DALLAS DAILY TIMES HERALD, Tues., Nov. 12, 1912: "Death of Veteran. J. H. Reedy died at 3897 Crutcher street Tuesday. The funeral will be held from the chapel of E.C. Smith & Bro. Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. Mr. Reedy was a member of Sterling Price Camp. He had been in Dallas twelve years, coming here from Alabama, where he was born Jan. 20, 1841. All members of Sterling Price Camp are requested to attend the funeral. / The deceased was a member of the Fourth Alabama cavalry during the Civil war."
John was married to Pamilla Rowena Baldridge 19 Nov 1867 in Madison county, AL. She was the daughter of William Franklin Baldridge, Sr. and Elizabeth Mitchell. John and Pamilla's children were Holmes, Milton Frank, John H., Carrie and Estelle.
The Reedys moved to Plano, Collin county, TX in the 1870's. In 1878 they bought a store in downtown Plano, but it lasted only a few years. John served for six years as a Constable of Collin county. By 1900, John had moved to Dallas and was working as a flagman for the railroad. Pamela and the children moved to Georgetown, Williamson county in 1908 to live with son John H.,who was a professor at Southwestern University.
John A Reedy (1810 - 1870)
Jane Wilson Reedy (1816 - 1890)
Pamilla Rowena Baldridge Reedy (1848 - 1909)
Milton Frank Reedy (1873 - 1947)*
John Henry Reedy (1878 - 1950)*
Co. F 4th. Alabama Cavalry
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Originally Created by: Granna
Record added: Jun 19, 2007
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