SAMUEL BARLSTON REED, SR. was born Abt. 1781 in Philadelphia, PA?, and died 1845 in Praha, Lavaca, TX or Tishomingo, MS?. He married (1) UNKNOWN Bef. 1799 in GA?. She died Bef. 1843 in MS?. He married (2) CHARLOTTE DE EDMA OWENS October 13, 1843 in Tishomingo County, MS. She was born June 14, 1802 in VA, and died January 11, 1892 in Gonzales County, TX.