Eunice Reynolds

about 1766–29 November 1853 (Age 87)
Dover, Kent, Delaware, United States

The Life of Eunice

When Eunice Reynolds was born about 1766, in Dover, Kent, Delaware, United States, her father, Russell Reynolds, was 26 and her mother, Nancy Pettyjohn, was 21. She married Jacob Pettit in 1791, in Tent, New Castle, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 29 November 1853, in Delaware, Delaware, Ohio, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Old Kilbourne Cemetery, Kilbourne, Delaware, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Pettit
Eunice Reynolds
Marriage: 1791
Bartholemew Pettet
Jacob Pettit
Agnes Pettit
Sarah Pettet
Hannah Pettitt

Spouse and Children

    Jacob Pettit



Tent, New Castle, Delaware, United States



    Sarah Pettet


    Hannah Pettitt


    Jacob Pettit


    Agnes Pettit


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 10

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1777 · Battle of Cooch's Bridge

Age 11

The Battle of Cooch's Bridge took place on September 3, 1777. It was a battle between the Continental Army, American militia and German soldiers fighting with Britain. On the US side, twenty were killed and twenty were wounded. For Britain, three to thirty were killed and twenty to thirty were wounded. The battle was a British victory when they pushed the Americans back across the bridge.

Age 23

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

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

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Story Highlight

Jesse Dutton - Will and Administration

29 Jun 1835. Marion Memories Newsletter, Vol. 15, May 1992, No. 2, p. 14. Will Record Book 1, 2, and Part 3, copid from Microfilm Roll 496, Marion Public Library, by Maxine Marshall. Date filed: 29 Ju …

Sources (3)

  • Eunice or Unicy Reynolds in entry for Jacob Pettet, "Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974"
  • Eunice (Unicy) Reynolds in entry for Jacob Pettet, "Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974"
  • Eunice Unicy Reynolds in entry for Jacob Pettet, "Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974"

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