Pandora Jones

29 October 1857–20 August 1933 (Age 75)
Giles, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Pandora

When Pandora Jones was born on 29 October 1857, in Giles, Tennessee, United States, her father, James Anderson Jones, was 40 and her mother, Francis Paisley, was 38. She married Duguarian Daniel Reeder on 8 February 1880. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Lauderdale, Alabama, United States in 1880 and Civil District 3, Giles, Tennessee, United States in 1900. She died on 20 August 1933, in Giles, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Duguarian Daniel Reeder
1857–1910
Pandora Jones
1857–1933
Marriage: 8 February 1880
Leslie Lee Reeder
1882–1963
Hugh Martin Reeder
1882–1932
Clive Carington Reeder
1884–1951
Jones Harrison Reeder
1887–1967
Lila Mae Reeder
1889–1982
James Wesley Reeder
1893–1968
Isola Reeder
1896–1937
Frances Irene Reeder
1900–1994

Spouse and Children

    Duguarian Daniel Reeder

    Male1857–1910Male

    Female1857–1933Female

MARRIAGE
8 February 1880
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union

Age 4

Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 21

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Pandora Jones in household of James A Jones, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Dora Reeder in household of Daniel Reeder, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Dora Reeder in household of Daniel D Reeder, "United States Census, 1910"

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