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Reynolds, J. T.

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Reynolds, J. T.
February 28, 2007 06:30PM
History of Bourbon, Scott, Harrison and Nicholas Counties, Kentucky, ed.

by William Henry Perrin, O. L. Baskin & Co., Chicago, 1882. p. 632.

[Scott County] [Stamping Ground Precinct]

J. T. REYNOLDS, merchant; Stamping Ground; was born in Jefferson County,

Ky., Nov. 6, 1840; his father, W. W. Reynolds, was born in Orange County,

Va., in 1817; emigrated to Jefferson County, Ky. in 1835, and is now

residing near Louisville, Kentucky, being engaged in an agricultural

works as finisher. Mary A. Cardin, his wife, and mother of our subject,

was born in Jefferson County, Ky., in 1820, and died in September, 1873;

she was the daughter of John Cardin, a native of Virginia. J. T. Reynolds,

our subject, received his education from the common schools of Shelby

County, Ky., and also attended the Transylvania College at Lexington. In

1861, he commenced clerking in a store; in 1867, he commenced merchandising

on his own account at Minorsville, his present residence; he sold out his

business in 1880, and is now the proprietor and successful manager of a

large store at Stamping Ground, giving employment to two clerks, he was

married in Scott County, Ky., in 1851, to Miss Elizabeth F. Ferrell, a

native of Jessamine County; she was born in 1851, and is the daughter of

Andrew and Susan (Blakeman) Ferrell, who were natives of Virginia. Mr.

Reynolds is the owner of 300 acres of land which he principally rents. He

is a member of the Baptist Church. Their children are: Herman, Henry G.,

Susan E., Mary J. and William.

Reynolds Cardin Ferrell Blakeman


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