Lynn Elizabeth Arnold

13 August 1815–18 June 1867 (Age 51)
Contentnea MM, Wayne, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lynn Elizabeth

When Lynn Elizabeth Arnold was born on 13 August 1815, in Contentnea MM, Wayne, North Carolina, United States, her father, Nathan Arnold, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Horn, was 29. She married Eli Reece on 19 April 1855, in Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States. She lived in Greensfork Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Washington Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died on 18 June 1867, at the age of 51.

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Eli Reece
Lynn Elizabeth Arnold
Marriage: 19 April 1855

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19 April 1855
Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Indiana is the 19th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 15

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: from a very widely used personal name of Germanic origin, composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule’. In addition, it has probably absorbed various European cognates and their derivatives (for the forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).2 English: habitational name from either of the two places called Arnold ( see Arnall ).3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): adoption of the German personal name, at least in part on account of its resemblance to the Jewish name Aaron .

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

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  • Elizabeth Arnold in household of Elizabeth Arnold, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Reese in household of Eli Reese, "United States Census, 1860"

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