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John R Reid Sr. (abt. 1677 - abt. 1746)

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Col. John R Reid Sr.
Born about in Scotlandmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of [half], [half], [half], [half] and [half]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in Rockfish River, Amherst, Virginia, Colonial Americamap
Reid-2454 created 10 Mar 2013 | Last modified
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AUG 1746
Albemarle Co., VA[1]


County Down, Ireland, to Octoraro, PA[2]

Passenger list information on Ancestry suggests arrival in the USA at Virginia in 1740.


  1. Source: #S236
  2. Source: #S182
  • Source: S182 Author: Jim Robertson Title: Robertson, Anderson, Venable and related families Abbreviation: Robertson, Jim Publication: RootsWeb/17 Apr 2004 Repository: #R72 Media: Electronic Paranthetical: Y
  • Source: S203 Author: Standfest, Cindy Title: Standfest and DuCharme and all Ancestors Abbreviation: Standfest, Cindy Publication: RootsWeb/31 Mar 2002 Repository: #R78 Media: Electronic Paranthetical: Y
  • Source: S236 Author: Reid, Russell M. Title: Our Family Abbreviation: Reid, Russell M. Publication: Note: Appears to have done very thorough work on the Reids, McDowells & McClungs Repository: #R94 Media: Electronic Italicized: Y Paranthetical: Y

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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John:

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On 20 May 2017 at 13:50 GMT Bob Nichol wrote:

Reid-2454 and Reid-7350 appear to represent the same person because: These appear to be a match.

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