Imogene Reed

#1157, b. circa 1874, d. 5 November 1934
Father*Calvin Mattison Reed1 b. c 1840, d. b 25 Nov 1889
Mother*Charlotte Ellen Parks1 b. 27 Dec 1851, d. 17 Jun 1897
     Imogene Reed was born circa 1874 Idaho.1 She was the daughter of Calvin Mattison Reed and Charlotte Ellen Parks.1 Emma Reed married George Chester Johnson 1897. Emma and George were divorced circa 1925. Imogene Reed died 5 November 1934 , in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.2
     She has been called Emma. As of 1897,her married name was Johnson. In 1898, Imogene Reedresided Portland, Oregon.1

During happier times, Emma was noted in the Society Section of the Oregonian, including this item:

Mrs George C Johnson of 1184 Taggart street delightfully entertained at a luncheon on Thursday. Covers were laid for 13 guests.

The home and table decorations were most artistic, the emblems of St. Patrick's day being used cleverly. After luncheon "500" was played, the honors going to Mrs. W. H. Bathgate, Mrs. Gerald Johnson, Mrs. W. Menziee. Guests were: Mrs. M. E. Lee, Mrs. E W Kimble, Mrs. W H Bathgate, Mrs. J P Roberts, Mrs W Menzies, Mrs Edwin Palmer, Mrs Henry Derbyshire, Mrs. Gerald Johnson, Mrs Hugh Ham, Mrs. Julia Hickman, MRs. C Ray Beckley.

1921-03-20; Paper: Oregonian, published as: Morning Oregonian.

Children of Imogene and George

Last Edited=29 Aug 2015


  1. [S74] George B W Parks will (Dated 8 Apr 1898), GBW Parks Probate of Will-File 1787,, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as GBW Parks Will.
  2. [S130] , Name: Johnson, Imogene
    County: Portland
    Death Date: 05 N 1934
    Certificate: 3053
    Spouse: Geo, Oregon State Archives, Salem, Oregon.