Jehu Margaret Reed Sr

M, #15355, b. 10 October 1834, d. 31 May 1908
Father*Jehu Reed b. 5 May 1805, d. 30 Nov 1880
Mother*Margaret Sipple b. 4 Jul 1800, d. 18 Oct 1834
ChartsPedigree Chart - Rev. Newell W Reed
Birth*10 October 1834 Jehu Margaret Reed Sr was born on 10 October 1834 was 8 days old at the death of his mother ... so named at the last request of his mother.1,2 
Marriage*14 June 1858 He married Emily Buckmaster, daughter of George Walton Buckmaster and Mary Burchenal, on 14 June 1858 at Delaware.3 
Census1900*1900 Jehu Margaret Reed Sr appeared on the 1900 census as the head of household, ED 79 sht 17a pg 9633 #347-359, East South Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., Delaware, along with Emily Buckmaster and Jehu Margaret Reed Jr. His info on the census included Reed, Jehu 65 b.Oct 1834 marr 41 years farmer owns farm. 
Death*31 May 1908 Jehu Margaret Reed Sr died on 31 May 1908 at Kent Co., Delaware, at age 73.2 
Burial* He was buried at Barratts Chapel Cemetery, Frederica, Kent Co., Delaware.2 


Emily Buckmaster b. 15 May 1840, d. 1926
Last Edited16 Aug 2011


  1. [S1608] History of Delaware, 1609-1888, Thomas J Scharf.
  2. [S1901] Find A Grave, Memorial# 35878629.
  3. [S1609] A website called Descendants of Christopher Buckmaster/Buckminister that is no longer available.