Born: c. 1843

Died: December 30, 1913

Married: Martin L. Reed

Thankful Kirby Reed was an early resident of Peck's Corners.

Lake Placid News, January 9, 1914

Death After Birthday

Mrs. Thankful Reed of Peck's Corners died December 30th, at the age of 70, three days after her birthday anniversary and amid the general merry making of the holidays. Her father was William Kirby. She was born in Peru. Heart disease was the cause of death. The funeral took place Friday at the Methodist church, Rev. Dr. Milford H. Smith, pastor, officiating.

Ticonderoga Sentinel, January 15, 1914

Friends here are grieved to learn of the death at Saranac Lake Dec. 30th of Mrs. Thankful Reed, widow of the late Martin Reed. Burial was in that place Jan. 2d