Zillah Partridge

F, (27 May 1786 - 18 October 1871)
Father-Biological*Samuel Partridge b. 18 Mar 1756, d. 29 Mar 1832
Mother-Biological*Elizabeth McIntire b. 11 Oct 1759, d. 12 Jan 1830
Last Edited=23 Nov 2022
Gravestone of Zilla (Partridge) (Bellows) Reed
     Zillah Partridge was born on 27 May 1786 at Medway, Massachusetts.1,2,3,4,5,6 She was the daughter of Samuel Partridge and Elizabeth McIntire.

Zillah Partridge, age 25, married Ezekiel Bellows, age 26 , son of Ezekiel Bellows and Marcy Davis, on 14 March 1812 at Paxton, Massachusetts.7

Zillah Partridge married Silas Reed, son of Benjamin Reed and Mary Muzzy, in 1828. Zillah, age 63 years, and Silas, age 87 years, appeared on the US Census of 1850 at Oakham, Massachusetts.8 Zillah Partridge died on 18 October 1871 at Oakham, Massachusetts, at age 85.9 She was buried at South Cemetery, Oakham, Massachusetts. Zillah's epitaph reads:

wife of
Oct. 18, 1871
Æ 85.9


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  9. Find-a-Grave. Online https://www.findagrave.com/