Pleasant Perry Reynolds

1823–1899 (Age 75)
Cowcreek, Owsley, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Pleasant Perry

When Pleasant Perry Reynolds was born on 5 June 1823, in Cowcreek, Owsley, Kentucky, United States, his father, Pleasant W Reynolds, was 32 and his mother, Rebecca Henderson, was 29. He married Margaret Permelia Hughes in 1852, in Green Hall, Jackson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 2 Sturgeon, Jackson, Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Williams Township, Stone, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 24 April 1899, in Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Huntsville Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pleasant Perry Reynolds
1823–1899
Margaret Permelia Hughes
1834–1912
Marriage: 1852
Henry Austen Reynolds
1853–1936
Meredith Thomas Reynolds
1855–1913
Sarah Elizabeth Reynolds
1857–1939
Clarie Rebecca Reynolds
1859–1896
Ruth Ann Reynolds
1861–1942
Emily Margaret Reynolds
1863–1911
James Pleasant "Jay" Reynolds
1866–1929
Mary Alice Reynolds
1868–1935
Permelia Jane Reynolds
1870–1901
William Franklin Reynolds
1875–1899

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1852
Green Hall, Jackson, Kentucky, United States
children

(10)

  • Male1853–1936Male

  • Meredith Thomas Reynolds

    Male1855–1913Male

  • Sarah Elizabeth Reynolds

    Female1857–1939Female

  • Clarie Rebecca Reynolds

    Female1859–1896Female

  • Ruth Ann Reynolds

    Female1861–1942Female

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 6

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
1846

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

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

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