Joseph R. Reedy


Personal and Family Information

Joseph was born in 1831 in Ashe County, NC, the son of Henry Reedy and Ruth Sells.

He died in 1912. The place is not known.

His wife was Sarah Phipps. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their ten known children were Minerva Allace (1855-?), Harvey Lee (1860-?), Susan Launer (1866-?), Ruth Ellen (1868-?), Stephen Columbus (1871-?), William Mack (?-?), Roxie Allyfair (?-?), Nora Ola (?-?), Amanda Rebecca (?-?) and Thursey Rosetta (?-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Joseph R. Reedy


Henry Reedy


George Peter Reedy


Johann Jacob Riedy


Maria Elisabeth Giltner


Mary Polly Sisk


Ruth Sells


George W. Sells


Unknown, Nancy



Place: Ashe County, NC


Note 1

Joseph R. Reedy was born in 1831 in Ashe County, NC. He died in 1912. This Joseph Reedy has also been listed as a son of Henry Reedy, younger brother to John Reedy. James Troy Reedy giving his information from a family bible states that this Joseph is the son of John Reedy.