Fidelia Reed Colton

January 15, 1819–February 7, 1894

Born at Acworth, Sullivan County, New Hampshire; daughter of Deliverance Byam and Tillison Reed. Died at Bigelow, Marshall County, Kansas. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Fidelia Reed Colton,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971, reel 27 (closed to research), CHL. 1880 U.S. census, Agnes City, Lyon Co., Kansas, p. 222A, Fidelia Colton; digital image, (, accessed Sept. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 387. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Fidelia Reed MR7X-KCC. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Sept. 2015), memorial no. 24402618, Fidelia Reed Colton; Antioch Cemetery, Frankfort, KS.