Bertha Reed1

#13222, (June 1892 - )
Relationship2nd cousin of William David Lewis
Father*John Franklin Reed1 (1855 - 1929)
Mother*Ida Florence Lampley1 (1870 - 1964)


Tennyson Smith b. 1887, d. 1978
Children 1.Hollis Smith6 (1907 - 1978)
 2.Edith Smith7 (c 1910 - )
 3.Evan Smith8 (1913 - 2008)
Her married name was Smith.2 
Birth*June 1892She was born in June 1892 at IllinoisG.1 
1900She appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of John Franklin Reed and Ida Florence Lampley at Flannigan Twp., Hamilton Co., IllinoisG, age 7, b. Jun 1892.3 
Marriage*23 February 1904She married Tennyson Smith, son of Nathaniel Smith and Ruth E. Johnson, on 23 February 1904 at Franklin Co., IllinoisG.2 
9 May 1910She and Tennyson Smith appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 at Eastern Twp., Franklin Co., IllinoisG.4 
12 January 1920She appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at Anna Satte Hospital, Anna, Union Co., IllinoisG.5 


  1. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S1110] Illinois County Marriages 1810–1934/1940, online, Tennison Smith, age 19, b. Akin IL, son of Nathaniel Smith and Ruth Johnson; and Bertha Reed, age 17, b. Akin IL, dau. of John Reed and Florence Lampley; both single, marr. Franklin Co. 23 Feb 1904.
  3. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. John (45), b.IL Mar 1855, mother b. IL, father b. VA, farmer; Florence (26), b. IL Sep 1873, parents b. IL, 6 children, all living; marr. 12 years.
  4. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Tenny (22), b. and parents b. IL, farmer; Bertha (18), b. and parents b. IL, 2 children, both living; marr. 3 yrs.
  5. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Bertha (28), b. and parenst b. IL, marr., inmate.
  6. [S2637] Southern Illinoisan, Carbondale, Illlinois. Obit. for Hollis Smith, son of Tenny Smith, 1978, q.v.
  7. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census.
  8. [S2637] Southern Illinoisan. Obituary for Evan Smith, son of Tennyson Smith and Berta Reed, 2008, q.v.