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Friday, May 18, 2012
B. F. Redd
The funeral of the late B. F. Redd will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the First Avenue Baptist church, Rev. Hutchinson officiating. B. F. Redd was born in Washington County, PA. September 22, 1826. He was married to Keziah Hughes, December 21, 1848, to this union was born ten children. Seven survive him, one girl and six boys, thirty-one grandchildren, and thirteen great grandchildren. He moved to Kansas with his family March 11, 1876, and was one of the oldest settlers. He lived on a farm five miles southwest of Hutchinson for a number of years. He left the farm and moved to this city for a retired life later. His children are, James A. Redd, B. F. Redd Jr., L. W. Redd of Hutchinson; W. S. Redd of California, S. R. Redd of Hutchinson, J. E. Redd of Topeka, Mrs. Carrie Halloway of Bucklin, and Mrs. Rosa Parker of Hutchinson, his grand-daughter.