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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Reed surname? In that year Reed was ranked number 156 for popularity in the UK.
The name Ian means "God is gracious" and is of Scottish origin.
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Ian Reed Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enableing you to fill out more detail in the Ian Reed family tree.
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Did you know that there are currently 27473 people with the Reed surname in the UK? Reed is now ranked number 181 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 370666 people with the Reed surname in the USA? Reed is ranked number 49 for popularity in the USA.
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