↑ Ancestry.com. Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1791-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997.
Original data: Dodd, Jordan, Comp.. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Illinois.Name: Alexander Ried
Spouse: Janet Picken
Marriage Date: 26 Mar 1842
Marriage County: Winnebag
"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M854-LPD : 12 April 2016), Alexander Reed, Harlem, Winnebago, Illinois, United States; citing family 36, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).