J. Wilkison (Wilkes) Reno

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J. Wilkison (Wilkes) Reno

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: mouth of Salt River, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 29, 1877 (74)
Redding Township, Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States
Place of Burial: Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of James Reno, Sr. and Anne Gates
Husband of Julia Ann Reno
Father of Franklin Reno; John Reno; Clinton Reno; Simeon Harrison Reno and Laura Amanda "Ellen" Amanda Goudy
Brother of James Reno, Jr.; Sarah Reno; William Reno; Rebecca Ellen Reno and Milly Reno

Occupation: Farmer, landowner
Managed by: Michael Paul Pierce
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About J. Wilkison (Wilkes) Reno

WILKISON RENO was born March 04, 1802 in mouth of Salt River, Jefferson Co., KY, and died January 29, 1877 in Seymour cemetery, Jackson Co., IN.

A citizen of Seymour wrote that Wilkison was "a man of ordinary intellect, of a hot, quite excitable temperament, full of sudden impulses, boils over in religion or anything else. When excited he sometimes gets quite angry, and usually uses abusive language. On this account Mr. and Mrs. Reno have not resided together for some length of time. With these unfavorable elements he is otherwise esteemed a tolerably good citizen."


  • parents: He was the son of James Reno and Anne Gates.


  1. JULIA ANN FREYHAFER August 04, 1835 in Jackson Co., IN426, daughter of HENRY FREYHAFER. She was born July 23, 1813 in Switzerland427, and died August 29, 1868 in Seymour cemetery, Jackson Co., IN


  1. Find A Grave Memorial# 15012819
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J. Wilkison (Wilkes) Reno's Timeline

March 4, 1802
Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Age 34
Indiana, USA
July 23, 1839
Age 37
Indiana, United States
September 1842
Age 40
Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana, United States
Age 40
Indiana, USA
Age 48
January 29, 1877
Age 74
Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States
Age 74
Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States