|Birth: ||Jul. 9, 1905|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 1969|
John Gilbert Reed was born on 9 July 1905 in Winchester, Clark Co., Kentucky, son of Samuel Douglas Reed and Allie Fair Craft. He was married in 1927 in Flemingsburg to Celia Annis Kissick who was born on 10 March 1903 at Kissick Holler, Ringos Mills, Fleming Co., Kentucky, daughter of Santford Doyle Kissick and Wert M. Emmons. In 1930, John and Celia, described as servants, were living with the family of Preston Parker in Mason County. John was working out as a farm laborer. By 1935, John and Celia were living at 301 East 5th in Maysville, which in 1940 was valued at $1000. Both were working in a local cotton mill sharing parity in their wages as John was paid $500 for 52 weeks in 1939 while Celia was paid $250 for 25 weeks. John died on Friday, 10 January 1969 in Hayswood Hospital, Maysville, Mason Co., Kentucky, and was buried in Maysville Cemetery. Celia died on 24 October 1995, a resident of Maysville, Mason Co., Kentucky. There were no children. "Kissick - McKissick Families of Kentucky" by Vern Paul, 1995, rev. 2012.
Celia Annis Kissick Reed (1903 - 1995)*
Created by: Vern Paul
Record added: Oct 29, 2012
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