Elias Reynolds

Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elias

When Elias Reynolds was born in 1827, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Pleasant W Reynolds, was 36 and his mother, Rebecca Henderson, was 33. He had at least 3 sons and 7 daughters with Margaret Anne Moore. He lived in Owsley, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Wolfe, Kentucky, United States in 1880.

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Elias Reynolds
Margaret Anne Moore
William H. Reynolds
William H Reynolds
Ehas Reynolds
Lucinda J Reynolds
Mary Ann Reynolds
Sarah A Reynolds
Martha A. Reynolds
Nancy J Reynolds
Icee Elizabeth Reynolds
Joseph Daniel Reynolds

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 3

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

Age 34

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elias Reynolds in household of Plesant Reynolds, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elias Reynolds, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elias Reynolds, "United States Census, 1870"

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