Pandora Jones

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

The Life Summary 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
Pandora Jones
Marriage: 8 February 1880
Leslie Lee Reeder
Hugh Martin Reeder
Clive Carington Reeder
Jones Harrison Reeder
Lila Mae Reeder
James Wiley Reeder
Isola Reeder
Frances Irene Reeder

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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.
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.

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Sources (7)

  • 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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