Elizabeth Reynolds

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Reynolds was born on 3 August 1773, in Balne, Yorkshire, England, her father, Jonathan Reynolds, was 33 and her mother, Mary Ellis, was 30. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with John Turton.

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Family Time Line

John Turton
1769–
Elizabeth Reynolds
1773–
Anne Turton
1814–
George Turton
1817–
Anne Turton
1828–

Sources (9)

  • Elizabeth Reynolds, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Elizabeth Reynolds, "England, Yorkshire, Parish Registers, 1538-2016"
  • Elizabeth Reynolds, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

World Events (8)

1775 · The Shot Heard Around the World

"On April 18, 1775, a shot known as the ""shot heard around the world"" was fired between American colonists and British troops in Lexington, Massachusetts. This began the American War for Independence. Fifteen months later, Thomas Jefferson penned the Declaration of Independence. The Treaty of Paris was signed in September 1783 which ended the war. The colonies were no longer under British rule. Many who fought for the British fled to Canada, the West Indies, and some to England."

1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

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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