Henry Clay Reed

Henry Clay Reed
b. about 1830, Indiana
d. 1 December 1868, Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa

m. 7 June 1856, Chicago, Illinois
Delilah Caroline Wertz
b. 25 August 1834, Darke County, Ohio
d. 6 February 1912, Culbertson, Montana

Children with Delilah Caroline Wertz:

  • William Henry (b. 1857)
  • Frank S. (b. 1859)
  • Lydia Delight (b. 1864)
  • Luella Douglass (b. 1866)
  • Henry Clay (b. 1869)

Henry and Delilah Caroline Reed moved to Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa, in 1856. In 1860 they moved west to Otranto, Iowa, but in 1862 they fled back to Decorah by ox-drawn covered wagon because of an Indian uprising.

Submitted by:
Lelah Eastwood Crockett
West Sedona AZ

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