Re: Marriage in CA 1862- John C. REID to Miss Lizzie A. ALLEN
Did a little search on the pastor and found a John A Anderson who led the Presbyterian Church in Stockton during 1862 timeframe.The W C Anderson, also a pastor, who performed the service could have been his father, William C Anderson who was visiting the son.The church may have a record of the event.Info on the Andersons is at URL:
http://www.kshs.org/research/collections/documents/personalpapers/findingaids/anderson_family.htm#biohttp://www.kshs.org/research/collections/documents/personalpapers/findingaids/anderson_family.htm#bio Found numerous hits using United States/California/SanJoaquin/Reid as entry criteria.URL: http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/index.phphttp://www.newspaperabstracts.com/index.php Checked out one in 1863 from same paper that marriage notice was in with likelihood that there was a birth sometime a year later and found following which looks like a fit: >>TUESDAY, 4 AUG 1863<< BIRTH – in this city, Sunday, Aug. 2d, to the wife of John C. REID, of a daughter. Also found following in Heritage Quest.As always, some data subject to interpretation of census takers scribbles and comparison of different census data.Just pulled basic info. 1870 San Joaquin County Census Reid, John C/age 45/PoB PA/Land Agt/$10,000 Reid, Elizabeth/age 32/PoB NY/ Reid, Elizabeth/age looks like 1 prob 7 based on 1863 birth announcement/PoB CA/ Reid, Robt A/age 5/PoB CA/ Reid, Lucy/age 21/PoB CA/ Allen, Mary A/age 25/PoB ?/ 1880 San Joaquin County Census Reid, John C/age 55/-/PoB PA/FPoB Ireland/MPoB ?/Surveyor Reid, Eliza H/age 43/Wife/PoB NY/FPoB MA/MPoB NY/ Reid, Bessie L/age 16/Dau/PoB CA/ FPoB PA/MPoB NY/ Reid, Robt A/age 15/Son/PoB CA/ FPoB PA/MPoB NY/ Reid, Lula A/age 12/Dau/PoB CA/ FPoB PA/MPoB NY/ Reid, Allen J/age 4/Son/PoB CA/ FPoB PA/MPoB NY/ Allen, Mary/age 35/Sister in Law/PoB NY/FPoB MA/MPoB NY/ 1900 San Joaquin County Census Reid, John C/May 1825/age 75/Married 38 yrs/PoB PA/FPoB Ireland/MPoB PA/Superintendent of Recording Reid, Elizabeth C/Jul 1838/age 61/Wife/Married 38 yrs/5 children-4 living/PoB NY/FPoB MA/MPoB MA/ Reid, Robert A/Mar 1865/age 35/Son/PoB CA/FPoB PA/MPoB NY/Supervisor of Recording Reid, Elizabeth C/Aug 1863/age 36/Dau/PoB CA/FPoB PA/MPoB NY/Asst Supervisor of Recording Reid, John A/Mar 1875/age 25/Son/PoB CA/FPoB PA/MPoB NY/ Found nothing that appeared to be fit for 1910 and 1920 San Joaquin County Census Query from a World Connect DB poster indicates this family is in World Connect.Quick access can be made by entering ALLEN for surname and HARRIET ELIZABETH ATWOOD for first name.
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