Minnie B Reece

June 1875–20 July 1953 (Age 78)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Minnie B

When Minnie B Reece was born in June 1875, in Indiana, United States, her father, Joseph Williams Reece, was 20 and her mother, Zilpha Pemberton, was 21. She married John Omer Mitchell on 5 August 1896, in Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Center Township, Delaware, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 July 1953, at the age of 78, and was buried in Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Omer Mitchell
Minnie B Reece
Marriage: 5 August 1896
Ernest R Mitchell
Mary Blanche Mitchell
Omer M Mitchell
Morris E Mitchell

Spouse and Children

    John Omer Mitchell



5 August 1896
Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Williams Reece


    Zilpha Pemberton






    Charles Sumner Reece


    Myrtle Lavon Reece


    Archie L Reece


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Reese .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Minnie B Mitchell in household of Omer J Mitchell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Minnie B Reece in household of Joseph W Reece, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Minna Mitchell in household of John O Mitchell, "United States Census, 1900"

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