Lucinda Benn

1845–1918 (Age 73)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Lucinda

When Lucinda Benn was born in 1845, in Illinois, United States, her father, John Benn, was 50 and her mother, Rebecca Dillon, was 47. She married James H. Reynolds on 16 September 1866. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in King Township, Christian, Illinois, United States in 1870 and Nilwood, Macoupin, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died in 1918, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

James H. Reynolds
Lucinda Benn
Marriage: 16 September 1866
William Henry Reynolds
Alice Dora Reynolds
Charlotte Lilrus Reynolds
George Lucus Reynolds
Charles Eldon Reynolds

Spouse and Children

16 September 1866


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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 3

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Benne, which is in part a short form of Benedict and in part a form of the Old Norse personal name Bjorn meaning ‘bear cub’, ‘warrior’.2 North German: from a short form of the personal name Bernhard .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucinda Reynolds in household of James Reynolds, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucinda Reynolds in household of James Reynolds, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lucinda Benn, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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