Enoch Reynolds

14 February 1847–7 October 1927 (Age 80)
Grove Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Enoch

When Enoch Reynolds was born on 14 February 1847, in Grove Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, John Wesley Reynolds, was 40 and his mother, Phoebe Jane Ramsey, was 34. He married Mary Elizabeth Shakespear on 6 March 1877, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860 and Escalante, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 7 October 1927, in Tropic, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Panguitch City Cemetery, Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enoch Reynolds
Mary Elizabeth Shakespear
Marriage: 6 March 1877
Hannah Minerva Reynolds
James Franklin Reynolds
Rhoda Dee Reynolds
Ethel Reynolds
Enoch Jero Reynolds
Leonard Reynolds
Mahala Reynolds
Scott Reynolds
Cliff Reynolds
Ardeen Reynolds
Fern Reynolds

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 March 1877Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +11 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 10
    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 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 21
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Reynold , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.Irish (Leitrim): in Ulster the English name in 1 above was substituted for Mac Raghnaill; see McReynolds .History: Christopher Reynolds of Gravesend, Kent, England, arrived in America sometime before his marriage in 1644 in Isle of Wight County, VA.

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

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    Story Highlight

    "Enoch and Mary Elizabeth Reynolds", by Wylo Dee Reynolds

    "I don't remember grandpa and grandma Reynolds as well as I did grandma or grandpa Johnson. I guess that we weren't around them that much. I was 10 years old when grandpa died. As I remember grandp …

    Sources (81)

    • Enock Reynolds in entry for Arden Reynolds, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Enoch Reynolds, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Enoch Reynolds in entry for Malcolm S Reynolds and Janis Bowdin, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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