James Edger Reynolds

31 May 1915–19 May 1982 (Age 67)
Carter, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James Edger

When James Edger Reynolds was born on 31 May 1915, in Carter, Kentucky, United States, his father, Milton E... Reynolds, was 21 and his mother, Pearlie Hall, was 18. He died on 19 May 1982, in Rowan, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 66.

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James Edger Reynolds
Peachie Middleton

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    Clifford Harold Reynolds


    Virginia Mary Reynolds


World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 11

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: James Edger Reynolds - Government record: Birth record or certificate: birth-name: James Edger Reynolds

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