Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds

M, #320, b. 1863, d. 18 December 1944
Father(?) Reynolds d. b 1910
MotherMartha (?)
Last Edited20 Apr 2015

Life Events

     Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds was born in 1863.

Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds married Belle Griggs, daughter of Albert Griggs and Mrs. Albert Griggs (?), on 30 January 1887.

Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds died on 18 December 1944 at his home near Wharton, Madison, Arkansas.
Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds was buried 20 December 1944 Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison, Arkansas.

Census Enumerations

  • 13 June 1900, Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas; Roll: 67; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 70; FHL microfilm: 1240067.
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
  • 4 May 1910, Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas; Roll: T624_57; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0077; Image: 296; FHL microfilm: 1374070.
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA

    1910 United States Federal Census about Belle Reynolds
    Name:     Belle Reynolds
    Age in 1910:     38
    Birth Year:     1872
    Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Home in 1910:     Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas
    Race:     White
    Gender:     Female
    Relation to Head of House:     Wife
    Marital Status:     Married
    Spouse's Name:     Andrew J Reynolds
    Father's Birthplace:     Tennessee
    Mother's Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Neighbors:     View others on page
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Andrew J Reynolds     45
    Belle Reynolds     38
    Rearl Reynolds     21
    James Reynolds     18
    Charles Reynolds     16
    Samuel Reynolds     14
    Ivy Reynolds     10
    Alta Reynolds     11
    [4]
    Franklin Reynolds     1 1/12
    [1]
    Martha Reynolds     70
  • 14 January 1920, Purdy, Madison, Arkansas
    Year: 1920; Census Place: Purdy, Madison, Arkansas; Roll: T625_71; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 79; Image: 820.
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).

    1920 United States Federal Census about Martha B Reynolds
    Name:     Martha B Reynolds
    [Martha B Raynolds]
    Age:     48
    Birth Year:     abt 1872
    Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Home in 1920:     Purdy, Madison, Arkansas
    Race:     White
    Gender:     Female
    Relation to Head of House:     Wife
    Marital Status:     Married
    Spouse's Name:     Andrew Reynolds
    Father's Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Mother's Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Able to read:     Yes
    Able to Write:     Yes
    Neighbors:     View others on page
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Andrew Reynolds     57
    Martha B Reynolds     48
    Alta Reynolds     13
    James Reynolds     28
    Samuel S Reynolds     23
    Frank Reynolds     11
    Fred Reynolds     8

Timeline

  • His daughter Rosa A Reynolds was born in February 1888 at Arkansas.
  • His daughter Eva C Pearl Reynolds was born in June 1889 at Arkansas.
  • His son James L Reynolds was born in July 1891 at Arkansas.
  • His son Charles Finnis Reynolds was born in October 1893 at Arkansas.
  • His son Samuel Spurgeon Reynolds was born in February 1895 at Arkansas.
  • His daughter Martha Iva Reynolds was born in September 1899 at Arkansas.
  • Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds and Belle Griggs appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, at Wharton Creek, enumerated 13 June 1900, AJ and Martha have been married for 13 years which puts their marriage at about 1887. Martha is the mother of 6 children and all are still living, actually all 6 are listed as members of the household. AJ is a farmer who owns the family farm "free".. Their children James L, Rosa A, Martha Iva, Samuel Spurgeon, Charles Finnis and Eva C Pearl were listed as living with them.
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas; Roll: 67; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 70; FHL microfilm: 1240067.
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
  • His daughter Alta Reynolds was born in 1906 at Arkansas.
  • His son Frank Reynolds was born in 1909.
  • Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds and Belle Griggs appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, at Wharton Creek, enumerated 4 May 1910, AJ and Belle have been married for 23 years which places their marriage at about 1887. Belle is the mother of 9 children with 8 still living. 7 of their children as well as AJ's mother are listed with them in the household. Their daughter Rosa is married by this time and living in her own home.. Their children Eva C Pearl, James L, Charles Finnis, Samuel Spurgeon, Martha Iva, Alta and Frank were listed as living with them.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas; Roll: T624_57; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0077; Image: 296; FHL microfilm: 1374070.
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA

    1910 United States Federal Census about Belle Reynolds
    Name:     Belle Reynolds
    Age in 1910:     38
    Birth Year:     1872
    Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Home in 1910:     Wharton Creek, Madison, Arkansas
    Race:     White
    Gender:     Female
    Relation to Head of House:     Wife
    Marital Status:     Married
    Spouse's Name:     Andrew J Reynolds
    Father's Birthplace:     Tennessee
    Mother's Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Neighbors:     View others on page
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Andrew J Reynolds     45
    Belle Reynolds     38
    Rearl Reynolds     21
    James Reynolds     18
    Charles Reynolds     16
    Samuel Reynolds     14
    Ivy Reynolds     10
    Alta Reynolds     11
    [4]
    Franklin Reynolds     1 1/12
    [1]
    Martha Reynolds     70
  • Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds and Belle Griggs appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, at Purdy, enumerated 14 January 1920, AJ and Martha B are living with 5 of their 10 children. James is divorced and living again with his parents while he works as a laborer at a "slave mill?". AJ owns the family farm "free". Samuel is a laborer on a farm.. Their children Alta, James L, Samuel Spurgeon and Frank were listed as living with them.
    Year: 1920; Census Place: Purdy, Madison, Arkansas; Roll: T625_71; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 79; Image: 820.
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).

    1920 United States Federal Census about Martha B Reynolds
    Name:     Martha B Reynolds
    [Martha B Raynolds]
    Age:     48
    Birth Year:     abt 1872
    Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Home in 1920:     Purdy, Madison, Arkansas
    Race:     White
    Gender:     Female
    Relation to Head of House:     Wife
    Marital Status:     Married
    Spouse's Name:     Andrew Reynolds
    Father's Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Mother's Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Able to read:     Yes
    Able to Write:     Yes
    Neighbors:     View others on page
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Andrew Reynolds     57
    Martha B Reynolds     48
    Alta Reynolds     13
    James Reynolds     28
    Samuel S Reynolds     23
    Frank Reynolds     11
    Fred Reynolds     8
  • His wife Belle Griggs died on 20 October 1936 at her home near Wharton, Madison, Arkansas.
  • Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds of the home near Wharton, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Belle Griggs's obituary in October 1936 as a surviving son.
  • Andrew Jackson "AJ" Reynolds's obituary was published in December 1944 . Rosa A Reynolds, Alta Reynolds, Martha Iva Reynolds, Eva C Pearl Reynolds, James L Reynolds, Charles Finnis Reynolds, Samuel Spurgeon Reynolds and Frank Reynolds were listed as survivors in the obituary.
    Deaths

    Andrew J. Reynolds

    Andrew Jackson Reynolds, age 81, died December 18 at his home near Wharton. Burial was in the Kingston cemetery Dec. 20, the funeral service being conducted by Rev. H. T. Lane. The Bruce Brashears Undertaking Company was in charge of the arrangements.

    The deceased is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Rosey Keck of Wharton, Mrs. Alta Mullins of Fayetteville, Mrs. Ina Easterling and Mrs. Pearl Easterling of Huntsville, and five sons, James of Rogers, Charlie of Garfield, Spurgeon of Wichita, Kas., Frank of Fairview, Mo., and Fred of Huntsville.

Family

Belle Griggs b. 14 Jun 1872, d. 20 Oct 1936
Children