Mary Reynolds

6 January 1821–24 February 1906 (Age 85)
Pierrepont, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Reynolds was born on 6 January 1821, in Pierrepont, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, her father, Searle D REYNOLDS, was 21 and her mother, Lura Tupper, was 20. She married David Pembrook on 28 December 1837, in Ottawa, LaSalle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in White Hall, Greene, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Seward, Nebraska, United States in 1900. She died on 24 February 1906, in Wrights, Greene, Illinois, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Greenfield, Greene, Illinois, United States.

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David Pembrook
Mary Reynolds
Marriage: 28 December 1837
Maria Antoninette Pembrook
Pvt. William Henry Pembrook
Susan Angelia Pembrook
Pvt. Charles Arthur Pembrook
Alice Jane Pembrook
Laura Isabelle Pembrook
Ursula Kistler Pembrook
Julia Carrie Pembrook
Alson Landon Pembrook
Ansel Tupper Pembrook
Mary Ella Pembrook

Spouse and Children

28 December 1837
Ottawa, LaSalle, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 6

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

Age 25

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Pernbrook in household of Oscar Brannan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Pembroke in household of David Pembroke, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Pembrook, "United States Census, 1880"

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