Wife: Martha Reed.
Children; Nellie E., David G. James S., John B. Reed.
Burial: Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas.
Name REED, WILLIAM R Rank, PVT, Company I.,Unit 78th., IL US INF.
Personal Characteristics Residence INDUSTRY, MCDONOUGH CO, IL, Age 21, Height 5' 8; Hair AUBURN; Eyes BROWN; Complexion FAIR; Marital Status SINGLE; Occupation FARMER; Nativity WESTMORELAND CO, PA.
Service Record Joined When AUG 7, 1862; Joined Where INDUSTRY, IL; Period 3 YRS; Muster In SEPT 1, 1862; Muster In Where QUINCY, IL; Muster Out JUN 17, 1865; Muster Out Where SPRINGFIELD, IL; Remarks WAS A PRISONER OF Warr
Author. Mr. Reed lived in Topeka, Kansas from about 1881 to 1929, he worked his whole life as a Plasterer. However he did worked as a farmer before the war. He lived his life. on Kansas Ave., only moving twice; 1828, 1923, 353, Kansas Ave.