Nancy Malissa Bobo

Brief Life History 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 22. She married John Middleton Reynolds on 20 December 1866, in Hart, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in District 1112, Hart, Georgia, United States for about 30 years and Hartwell, Hart, Georgia, United States in 1920. 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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John Middleton Reynolds
Nancy Malissa Bobo
Marriage: 20 December 1866
James William Thomas Reynolds
Lucy Jane Reynolds
George Washington Reynolds
Ada Emma L. Reynolds
Ellen Reynolds
Essie Ellen Reynolds
Frank Judson Reynolds
Ossie Ezekius Reynolds

Sources (15)

  • Malissa Reynolds, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy M Babo, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • Nancy M. Reynolds, "Georgia, Deaths, 1914-1927"

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Historical Boundaries: 1854: Hart, Georgia, United States


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

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

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 The Amendment was later repealed.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

Americanized form of French Baubeau or Beaubeau: nickname derived from Old French baube ‘stutterer, stammerer’, from Latin balbus ‘stammering’.

Americanized form of French Bourbeau .

Spanish: nickname from bobo ‘fool’, from Latin balbus ‘stammering’. This surname is also found in southern France (Pyrénées-Orientales).

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

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