Joanna Jenkins

1 April 1848–19 December 1911 (Age 63)
Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Joanna

When Joanna Jenkins was born on 1 April 1848, in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, Thomas Jenkins, was 39 and her mother, Johanna Marshall, was 31. She married Dwight Reynolds about 1868, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 19 December 1911, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dwight Reynolds
Joanna Jenkins
Marriage: about 1868
Dwight Valesco Reynolds

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1868Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 9
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English and Welsh: variant of Jenkin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Jenkins is one of the most common surnames in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Joannah Jenkins in household of Thos Jenkins, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Joanna Reynolds, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Jaonna Reynolds, "United States Census, 1910"

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