Etta Reynolds

19 December 1896–20 September 1994 (Age 97)
Madison, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Etta

When Etta Reynolds was born on 19 December 1896, in Madison, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Harvey Reynolds Jr., was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth "Lizzie" Isabelle Whitaker, was 21. She lived in Wapella, DeWitt, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Wilson Township, DeWitt, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died on 20 September 1994, in Normal, McLean, Illinois, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in McLean, Illinois, United States.

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 4

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 27

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Reynold .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ittie Reynold in household of William Reynold, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Erta Reynolds in household of William Reynolds, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Etta Praham in entry for Pearl Zakrzewski, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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