John Reynolds

29 November 1696–
Penkridge, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Reynolds was christened on 29 November 1696, in Penkridge, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Reynolds, was 29 and his mother, Theodosia Byrch, was 33.

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John Reynolds
Theodosia Byrch
Elizabeth Reynolds
John Reynolds
Thomas Reynolds

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World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union
The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
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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  • John Reynoldes, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Reynoldes, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • John Reynoldes, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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