Thankful Reynolds

Female31 March 1799–10 May 1883

Brief Life History of Thankful

When Thankful Reynolds was born on 31 March 1799, in Rensselaer, New York, United States, her father, Daniel Reynolds, was 27 and her mother, Lucretia Worden, was 26. She married Lawrence Rose on 20 January 1820, in Brown, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Brushcreek Township, Highland, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 10 May 1883, in Highland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Olive Branch Cemetery, Brushcreek Township, Highland, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence Rose
Thankful Reynolds
Marriage: 20 January 1820
Harriet Newell Rose
George Rose
about 1830–
James Lawrence Rose
1822–after 1838
Green Rose
Columbus Rose
Charles A. Rose
David S. Rose
Helen M Rose
Martha Jane Rose
Daniel Rose
William A. Rose
after 1838–1853
Lucretia Catherine Rose
Virgil Deball Rose

Sources (13)

  • Thankfull Rose in household of Lawrence Rose, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thankful Reynolds - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Thankful Reynolds
  • Thankfull Reynolds, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1820Brown, Ohio, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 1

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.


    Age 4

    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

    Age 22

    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

    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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