William J Reynolds

about 1851–
Fluvanna, Virginia, United States

The Life of William J

When William J Reynolds was born about 1851, in Fluvanna, Virginia, United States, his father, Tobias T Reynolds, was 36 and his mother, Dorothy Parrish, was 41. He married Louanna Brooks on 13 October 1878. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Madison Magisterial District, Orange, Virginia, United States in 1910 and Rivanna, Albemarle, Virginia, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

William J Reynolds
1851–
Louanna Brooks
1857–
Marriage: 13 October 1878
Ester M Reynolds
1886–1975
Lottie M Reynolds
1888–
Laura V Reynolds
1888–
Lizzie Reynolds
1890–
Atha Reynolds
1893–
Madoline Reynolds
1894–
Mary E Reynolds
1898–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 October 1878
children

(7)

    Ester M Reynolds

    Female1886–1975Female

    Lottie M Reynolds

    Female1888–Female

    Laura V Reynolds

    Female1888–Female

    Lizzie Reynolds

    Female1890–Female

    Atha Reynolds

    Male1893–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Tobias T Reynolds

    Male1815–Male

    Dorothy Parrish

    Female1810–1880Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 10

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 31

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wm J Reynolds in household of Tobias T Reynolds, "United States Census, 1860"
  • J W Reynolds, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William J Reynolds, "United States Census, 1910"

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