Alcenia Reynolds

Female6 February 1858–21 June 1945

Brief Life History of Alcenia

When Alcenia Reynolds was born on 6 February 1858, in Bradford, Gibson, Tennessee, United States, her father, William "Buck" Reynolds, was 32 and her mother, Kesiah Canady, was 33. She married David Fox on 28 March 1883, in Gibson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Gibson, Tennessee, United States in 1935 and Civil District 12, Gibson, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 21 June 1945, in Trenton, Gibson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Bradford, Gibson, Tennessee, United States.

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W Harvey Howell
Alcenia Reynolds
Marriage: 13 March 1897
Isaac R. Howell

Sources (26)

  • Alcenia Howell in household of Guy C Hickman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Alsina Reynolds - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Alsina Reynolds
  • Alcenie Fox, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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  • Marriage
    13 March 1897Gibson, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Shiloh

    Age 4

    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.


    Age 5

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 23

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Reynold , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Irish (Leitrim): in Ulster the English name in 1 above was substituted for Mac Raghnaill; see McReynolds .

    History: Christopher Reynolds of Gravesend, Kent, England, arrived in America sometime before his marriage in 1644 in Isle of Wight County, VA.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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