James Henry Reese

11 August 1848–17 October 1893 (Age 45)
Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of James Henry

When James Henry Reese was born on 11 August 1848, in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States, his father, Enoch Reese, was 35 and his mother, Hannah Harvey, was 22. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 13 years. He died on 17 October 1893, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enoch Reese
1813–1876
Hannah Harvey
1826–1901
Enoch Moroni Reese Sr.
1844–1930
Jane Reese
1845–1868
Ann Reese
1846–
David Reese
1846–1846
James Henry Reese
1848–1893
Hannah Adelia Reese
1851–1852
Susannah Lovinia Reese
1853–1865
Isaac Genoa Reese
1856–1912

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World Events (7)

1860
Age 12
In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863
Age 15
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864
Age 16
Historical Boundaries 1864: Missoula, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Deer Lodge, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Deer Lodge, Montana Territory, United States 1881: Silver Bow, Montana Territory, United States 1889: Silver Bow, Montana, United States

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Rice .North German and Dutch (De Reese): nickname for a very big man, from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch rese ‘giant’.German: habitational name from any of the places called Rees or Reese, in Rhineland and Lower Saxony.

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

Possible Related Names

Rease
Reesman
Ress
Reece
Rhees
Rice

Sources (13)

  • James Reese in household of Enoch Reese, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James H Reese, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • James Reece in household of Sarah Reece, "United States Census, 1870"

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