Categories: Kintyre, Argyll | Charlotte Harrison, Sailed July 1850 | Migrants from Argyll to Illinois | 1860 US Census, Guilford Township, Winnebago, Illinois | Argyle, Illinois | Scotland, Reid Name Study | Guilford Union Cemetery, Rockford, Illinois.
A few months after they were married they came to the US. 
He passed away in 1901.
WILLIAM REID Resident of Guilford for Mary Years - Funeral Monday William Reid, who sustained a stroke of paralysis last Wednesday, died at his home, 213 North Third street, Saturday morning.
Funeral services will be held at the house Monday at 11 a. m., the Rev. W. I. Alexander officiating. The interment will be at Guilford.
Mr. Reid was a native of Argyleshire, Scotland, and was 78 years of age. About 40 years ago he and his wife came to America and made their home in Guildord up to a little over a year ago when they moved to Rockford. He was well known in that part of the county and was highly respected.
Mr. Reid was married to Elizabeth Breckenridge. The widow and five children survive. The latter are Edward, Mrs. McPhail, Isabel of Rockford, and James and Hugh Reid of Guilford.
"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXHP-WD6 : 13 December 2017), William Reid, 1860.
"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6W1-WP6 : 12 April 2016), William Reid, Illinois, United States; citing p. 2, family 9, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,793.
"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSCH-XSB : accessed 10 May 2018), Elizabeth Ried in household of William Ried, Guilford Township, Winnebago, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 122, sheet 2B, family 35, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,355.
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