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Mary Havilah Morehouse 


Birth:      8 Jan 1819,  Clare, Digby Co., Nova Scotia

Death:    8 May 1905  Cambridge, Massachusetts 

Burial:   10  May 1905 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford, Mass.

Father:  Samuel Morehouse  (1795 - 1857) 

Mother:  Mary Keiser Hall  (  ~ 1866)   Lower Granville, N.S.)      


Spouse:   William Bradford Reed 

Birth:  13 Jul 1814   Freeport, Maine

Death:  18 Nov 1895   Somerville, Massachusetts

Father:   Stephen REED (1767-1863)

Mother:   Mary GRANT


Marriage  June 6, 1843



Clarence Gilman  (born May 23, 1844)

Mary Alice (born August 11, 1846 - died March 18, 1895)

Samuel Morehouse ( born June 16, 1849-)

William Killam (born August 28, 1851-)

James Hall (born August 27, 1854 - died September 16, 1894)

Albert Larence (sic) (born September 11, 1856)

Lucia Alden (born May 11, 1861  died June 1862)




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1870 US Census - Masachusetts
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Notes for Mary Havilah Morehouse

  • August 10th 1900, Mary signed the Autograph Album of her granddaughter Anna Reed, daughter of Albert Laurence Reed and Katherine (Hall) Reed entitled Natal Album.  Some of the other signatures had put their ages.  After her signature she put "81 1/2"
1880 US CENSUS - Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts
 Name  Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
 William B. REED   Self   M   Male   W   66   ME   Plasterer   ME   ME 
 Mary H. REED   Wife   M   Female   W   60   NS   Keeping House   NS   NS 
 William K. REED   Son   S   Male   W   27   NS   Plasterer   ME   NS 
 Albert L. REED   Son   S   Male   W   22   NS   Plasterer   ME   NS 
 James M. REED   Son   S   Male   W   25   NS   Plasterer   ME   NS 

Source Information:
  Census Place Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts
  Family History Library Film   1254562
  NA Film Number   T9-0562
  Page Number   436D   

Birthplace:  Hillsburgh, Nova Scotia  is stated as birthplace on death certificate of son, Clarence Gilman   click to see Death Certificate