Thomas Reynolds

about 1848–
Gibson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Reynolds was born about 1848, in Gibson, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Houston Reynolds, was 27 and his mother, Martha Patsy Smith, was 27.

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Family Time Line

John Houston Reynolds
1821–1884
Martha Patsy Smith
1821–1885
Elizabeth Jane Reynolds
1838–1920
John William Reynolds
1846–
Suzy E. Reynolds
1846–
Brigham R Reynolds
1848–1911
Thomas Reynolds
1848–
Martha Ann Reynolds
1852–1880
Sarah Ann Reynolds
1840–1860
Joseph Reynolds
1844–
James Richard Reynolds
1853–1900
Mary A Reynolds
1856–1870

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World Events (3)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 14

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 15

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

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

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