REYNOLDS Family

First Generation

1. Gillam1 Reynolds was born in Raleigh, Wake Co., NC November 20, 1807. Gillam died October 22, 1857 Panora, Cass Twp, Guthrie Co, IA, at 49 years of age.

He married Winnie Nancy Beaman in Owen Co. Indiana, January 30, 1828. Winnie was born in Raleigh, Wake Co., NC 1809. Winnie died December 23, 1875 Panora, Cass Twp, Guthrie Co, IA, at 66 years of age. HISTORY OF GUTHRIE AND ADAIR COUNTY

Gillum Reynolds, a native of North Carolina, but lately a resident of the state of Indiana made his appearance on these scenes in May 1852. His wife was a Miss Beaman, also a native of North Carolina, and they had a large family, that came with them into the new country. They located upon section 4-79-30, and soon opened up a farm. He resided here until 1856, when he died and entered upon the just reward of his labors in this world. His con, Elijah J. Reynolds, has always been identified with the life and growth of the county and has held the position of county treasure for several terms. the latter was a young man of about twenty when he came here with his father, with whom he resided until 1853, when he settled where he now lives in Panora. This was before the town was in existence and this was then all wild land. This he tilled for many years.+

Gillam Reynolds and Winnie Nancy Beaman had the following children:

child 2 i. Nancy Jane2 Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana July 27, 1829. Nancy died August 29, 1886 Cass Twp, Guthrie Co, IA, at 57 years of age.

child 3 ii. Sarah A Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana August 16, 1830. Sarah died October 31, 1925 in Guthrie Co, Iowa, at 95 years of age. Burried at Morrisburg Cemetary

child 4 iii. Elijah Jackson Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana July 4, 1832. Elijah died September 8, 1907 in Guthrie Co, Iowa, at 75 years of age. Burried at Bredhem Cemetary. Some research has death date as Aug 9, 1907. Need to verify

child 5 iv. Isom R Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana 1834.

child 6 v. Weltha E Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana October 14, 1835.

child 7 vi. Dorothy Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana November 27, 1837.

child 8 vii. Matilida E Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana May 1838. Matilida died May 12, 1926 in Snohomish, Washington, at 87 years of age.

child 9 viii. Linna Ann Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana September 30, 1841. Linna died December 27, 1904 in Guthrie Co, Iowa, at 63 years of age.

child 10 ix. Allen H Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana April 22, 1843. Allen died December 13, 1924 in Guthrie Co, Iowa, at 81 years of age.

child + 11 x. Willis Wright Reynolds was born January 4, 1845.

child + 12 xi. Jasper Newton Reynolds was born August 31, 1845.

child 13 xii. Mary Ellen Reynolds was born in Owen Co. Indiana April 1852.

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