George Wesley Reynolds
George Wesley Reynolds



Amzira Anthony Reynolds
1853-1918


Clarasa Ann Reavis
1854-1917

George Wesley Reynolds (18911963)

George was born 7 Dec 1891 in Shelbyville, Bedford County, Tennessee to Clarasa Ann (Reavis) and Amzira Anthony Reynolds. He married Mary Dow Woosley in 1945 in West Palm Beach, Florida. Mary was born in 1891 in Tennessee. Together they had a number of children most of whom are likely still living. Two of their sons passed away:

Dwight Reaves (1924-1924)
Dwight was born 16 Jan 1924 and passed away three weeks later on 7 Feb 1924 in Bedford County, Tennessee.
George Douglas Reynolds (1920-1982)
George Douglas was born 24 Aug 1920 in Shelbyville, Tennessee. In 1945 he married Lillie Lenora Helton in West Palm Beach, Florida. Lillie was born 27 Aug 1926 in Sylacaga, Alabama. They have a very large [living] family, but lost one son in infancy: Bruce Allen Reynolds who was born and died in 1951. George Douglas died 17 Oct 1982 in Panama City, Bay, Florida as did Lillie over a decade later on 22 Mar 1993.
Mary died in 1972 at Lakeworth, Florida at the age of 81 and is buried there. George passed away in June 1963 in Lakeworth, Palm Beach, Florida and is buried there.

Research References:

1- 1900 U.S. Federal Census -- Civil District 20, Bedford, Tennessee (Page 2 of 18) Amzi Reynods 42, Clarisa A Reynods 46, Estella Reynods 22, Alonzo Reynods 22, Dovie An Reynods 19, Louela Reynods 17, Amzi Reynods 15, Betty A Reynods 13, Ida May Reynods 11, George W Reynods 8, Thomas B Reynods 5
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Civil District 20, Bedford, Tennessee; Roll: T623_1558 Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 17. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, 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.

2- 1910 U.S. Federal Census -- Civil District 23, Bedford, Tennessee, Listed (Page 11 of 18) A Reynolds 56, Claress Reynolds 56, Loudle Reynolds 27, Ida M Reynolds 24, George W Reynolds 18, Thomas Reynolds 15
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Civil District 23, Bedford, Tennessee; Roll: T624_1490; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 845. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls.

3- Photos are available through the generosity of Glen Reynolds