Nancy Malissa Bobo

1 February 1847–1 May 1921 (Age 74)
Hart, Georgia, United States

The Life of Nancy Malissa

When Nancy Malissa Bobo was born on 1 February 1847, in Hart, Georgia, United States, her father, Thomas Mahlon Bobo, was 28 and her mother, Louisa Catherine Hudson Crump, was 21. She married John Middleton Reynolds on 20 December 1866, in Hart, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in District 1112, Hart, Georgia, United States for about 30 years. She died on 1 May 1921, in Hart, Georgia, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Hartwell, Hart, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Middleton Reynolds
1846–1893
Nancy Malissa Bobo
1847–1921
Marriage: 20 December 1866
James William Thomas Reynolds
1867–1944
Lucy Jane Reynolds
1871–1954
George W Reynolds
1875–1947
Ada Emma L. Reynolds
1878–1958
Ellen Reynolds
1881–
Frank Judson Reynolds
1884–1959
Ossie Ezekius Reynolds
1886–1971

Spouse and Children

    John Middleton Reynolds

    Male1846–1893Male

    Female1847–1921Female

MARRIAGE
20 December 1866
Hart, Georgia, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1819–1889Male

    Louisa Catherine Hudson Crump

    Female1826–1880Female

siblings

(10)

    Millie Harriet Bobo

    Female1845–1930Female

    Female1847–1921Female

    Sarah Anna Bobo

    Female1848–1913Female

    Mary Frances Priscilla Bobo

    Female1850–1930Female

    Amanda Sue Bobo

    Female1853–1936Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1854

Age 7

Historical Boundaries: 1854: Hart, Georgia, United States
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 20

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

1 Altered form of a French (Huguenot) name, probably Bobeaux, which is unexplained.2 Spanish: nickname for a sufferer from a speech defect, from Spanish bobo ‘stammering’ (Latin balbus).3 Hungarian (Bobó): from the old secular personal name Bobó.

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

Sources (3)

  • Nancy M Reynolds, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nancy Reynolds, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nancy M Bobo in household of Thomas M Bobo, "United States Census, 1860"

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