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George Reynolds Snyder, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1845
Paris
Bourbon County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 1907
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

George Reynolds Snyder 18451907 was the son of Paris, KY silversmith James Snyder 18151852 and his wife Elizabeth Ann Reynolds 18261895.

HIs grandparents were George W. Sr and Catherine Snyder. George W. Snyder Sr (1780-1841) came from Bucks county, PA to Paris, Kentucky where he was a silversmith and clockmaker - noted for his invention of the Kentucky multiplyig fishing reel.

Elizabeth's parents were Michael Reynolds born 1800 and his wife Lucy Ann Winn born 1806.

George's siblings from this marriage were brother Robert J born c.1846 and sister Charles Anna born c.1850, who married a Mr Freeman and moved to MO.

George's father, James Snyder, died in Sep 1852, when George was aged 6; after which his mother married John C. Snyder, his paternal uncle. From this marriage came George's half-sister, Mary M "Mattie" Snyder born c.1858.

George was married on 10 Jun 1863, to Mary Elizabeth Goff. "Lizzie" was the daughter of Strauder Goff 18021854 & Sarah Ann Gay 18171851 of Clark Co, KY.

George & Lizzie's children were:
Frank Goff Snyder (1864 - 1933)
Susan Anderson Snyder Carson (1866 - 1899)
George Reynolds Snyder (1869 - 1930)
Mary Elizabeth Snyder Sherley (1869 - 1920)
Claude Freeman Snyder (1871 - 1924)
Benjamin Goff Snyder (1873 - 1950)
Margaret Snyder Carson (1876 - 1905)
Elizabeth Ann Snyder Guthrie (1879 - 1914)
Sarah McIlvain Snyder Wakefield (1881 - 1958)
Robert Winn Snyder (1886 - 1952)

George and Lizzie lived for many years in their country home "Woodmont" in Clark County; but in 1884 they moved to Louisville and lived there the remainder of their lives.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Goff Snyder (1847 - 1923)
 
 Children:
  Frank Goff Snyder (1864 - 1933)*
  Susan Anderson Snyder Carson (1866 - 1899)*
  George Reynolds Snyder (1869 - 1930)*
  Claude Freeman Snyder (1871 - 1924)*
  Benjamin Goff Snyder (1873 - 1950)*
  Margaret Snyder Carson (1876 - 1905)*
  Elizabeth Ann Snyder Guthrie (1879 - 1914)*
  Sarah McIlvain Snyder Wakefield (1881 - 1958)*
  Robert Winn Snyder (1886 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cave Hill Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Sect 2 Lot 35
 
Created by: sbhutson
Record added: Sep 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58929973
George Reynolds Snyder, Sr
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