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46th Reynolds Family Reunion

Taneya | April 27, 2013 | COMMENTS:No Comments »

46th REYNOLDS FAMILY REUNION

10:00 AM on Sunday May 19th, 2013

Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church

in Tyrrell County NC

This is a reunion of the descendants of William Reynolds Jr. and his sister Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer, both originally from Chelsea, England.  William Reynolds Jr. lived in Tyrrell County and became a Primitive Baptist Preacher, while Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer lived near Roper in Washington County and ran a local store.

Also, everyone is encouraged to bring any items of family interest that they have (such as old pictures, family bibles, diaries or handiwork) to the reunion for “show and tell”.

THIS YEAR’S PROGRAM:

Amanda Reynolds Frymier, past Reunion Secretary and our Family Genealogist, will lead the program of “William Reynolds Sr., Our Founding Father”.  Hear Amanda tell the story of our original Reynolds ancestor and life back in England, as originally written by Reunion Co-Founder and Past President, the late Ed Reynolds. 

 

AGENDA:
10:00 – 10:30 AM Registration and Fellowship
10:30 – 12:00   Business Meeting and Program
• Welcome and Invocation
• Announcements
• Kids Corner
• Minutes and Treasurer Report
• Memorial Service

• Program:  William Reynolds Sr., Our Founding Father

• Old Business / New Business
• Family Lines Count         

• Recognitions and Show & Tell
• Closing
12:00 – ???      Picnic Lunch
1:30 PM           Bethlehem PBC Preservation Society Annual Meeting

 

The picnic is pot luck luncheon – the reunion provides barbecue and plates / utensils / cups / ice.  Everyone should bring their drinks and a dish to share. Reminder that out-of-town family members are not obligated to bring a lunch – you are invited to be guests of the local members.

DIRECTIONS TO BETHLEHEM PB CHURCH:  Take US Highway 64 to Columbia NC.  At traffic light head south onto NC Route 94 for about 2 miles, and take right onto Newlands Rd.  The church is 1/8 mile west, park in the yard. 

ANNUAL PREACHING SERVICE AT BETHLEHEM PBC:
The annual Primitive Baptist preaching service will be held at Bethlehem PBC on the 2nd Sunday, June 9th, 2013 at 10:30 a.m., led by Elder Johnny Ray Gardner. 

 

QUESTIONS?     Contact:

Mark Bateman, President  ……….. (860)464-1715

Gail Reynolds, Treasurer …………. (252)796-9471

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45th Reynolds Family Reunion

Taneya | May 6, 2012 | COMMENTS:No Comments »

45th REYNOLDS FAMILY REUNION

10:00 AM on Sunday May 20th, 2012

Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church

in Tyrrell County NC

This is a reunion of the descendants of William Reynolds Jr. and his sister Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer, both originally from Chelsea, England.  William Reynolds Jr. lived in Tyrrell Countyand became a Primitive Baptist Preacher, while Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer lived near Roper in Washington County and ran a local store. 

Also, everyone is encouraged to bring any items of family interest that they have (such as old pictures, family bibles, diaries or handiwork) to the reunion for “show and tell”. 

THIS YEAR’S PROGRAM:

Mark Bateman, our President, will lead the program of “Interesting Things from the Records of Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church”.  Hear the history and our family stories uncovered when the oldest record book of this old church was recently transcribed! 

AGENDA:
10:00 – 10:30 AM Registration and Fellowship
10:30 – 12:00   Business Meeting and Program
• Welcome and Invocation
• Announcements
• Kids Corner
• Minutes and Treasurer Report
• Memorial Service

• Program:  Interesting Things from the Records of Bethlehem Church

• Election of Officers
• Old Business / New Business
• Family Lines Count         

• Recognitions and Show & Tell
• Closing
12:00 – ???      Picnic Lunch
1:30 PM           Bethlehem PBC Preservation Society Annual Meeting 

The picnic is pot luck luncheon – the reunion provides barbecue and plates / utensils / cups / ice.  Everyone should bring their drinks and a dish to share. Reminder that out-of-town family members are not obligated to bring a lunch – you are invited to be guests of the local members.  

DIRECTIONS TO BETHLEHEM PB CHURCH:  Take US Highway 64 to Columbia NC.  At traffic light head south onto NC Route 94 for about 2 miles, and take right onto Newlands Rd.  The church is 1/8 mile west, park in the yard.  

ANNUAL PREACHING SERVICE AT BETHLEHEM PBC:
The annual Primitive Baptist preaching service will be held at Bethlehem PBC on the 4th Sunday, June 24th, 2012 at 10:30 a.m., led by Elder Johnny Ray Gardner. 

 

QUESTIONS?     Contact:

Mark Bateman, President  ……….. (860)464-1715

Gail Reynolds, Treasurer …………. (252)796-9471

 

 

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2011 Reynolds Family Reunion

Taneya | April 2, 2011 | COMMENTS:No Comments »

44th REYNOLDS FAMILY REUNION
10:00 AM on Sunday May 15th, 2011
Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church
in Tyrrell County NC

This is a reunion of the descendants of William Reynolds Jr. and his sister Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer, both originally from Chelsea, England.  William Reynolds Jr. lived in Tyrrell County and became a Primitive Baptist Preacher, while Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer lived near Roper in Washington County and ran a local store.

Also, everyone is encouraged to bring any items of family interest that they have (such as old pictures, family bibles, diaries or handiwork) to the reunion for “show and tell”.

THIS YEAR’S PROGRAM:

Mark Bateman, our President, will lead the program of “Reynolds Family – Coming to America”.  Hear the story of how our Reynolds ancestors first came over to America, how many came, where they landed, lost family lines, and more!

AGENDA:

10:00 – 10:30 AM Registration and Fellowship
10:30 – 12:00   Business Meeting and Program
• Welcome and Invocation
• Announcements
• Kids Corner
• Minutes and Treasurer Report
• Memorial Service

• Program:  Reynolds Family – Coming to America

• Old Business / New Business
• Family Lines Count

• Recognitions and Show & Tell
• Closing
12:00 – ???      Picnic Lunch
1:30 PM           Bethlehem PBC Preservation Society Annual Meeting

2:30 PM           Tyrrell County Genealogical & Historical Society Meeting

 

The picnic is pot luck luncheon – the reunion provides barbecue and plates / utensils / cups / ice.  Everyone should bring their drinks and a dish to share. Reminder that out-of-town family members are not obligated to bring a lunch – you are invited to be guests of the local members.

DIRECTIONS TO BETHLEHEM PB CHURCH: Take US Highway 64 to Columbia NC.  At traffic light head south onto NC Route 94 for about 2 miles, and take right onto Newlands Rd.  The church is 1/8 mile west, park in the yard.

ANNUAL PREACHING SERVICE AT BETHLEHEM PBC:
The annual Primitive Baptist preaching service will be held at Bethlehem PBC on the 2nd Sunday, June 12th, 2011 at 10:30 a.m., led by Elder Johnny Ray Gardner.

QUESTIONS? Contact:

Mark Bateman, President  ……….. (860)464-1715

Jimmy Fleming, Vice President ….. (252)796-2361

Gail Reynolds, Treasurer …………. (252)796-9471

Category: Reunions

43rd Reynolds Family Reunion

Taneya | April 13, 2010 | COMMENTS:No Comments »

43rd REYNOLDS FAMILY REUNION
10:00 AM on Sunday May 16th, 2010
Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church in Tyrrell County NC

This is a reunion of the descendants of William Reynolds Jr. and his sister Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer, both originally from Chelsea, England.  William Reynolds Jr. lived in Tyrrell County and became a Primitive Baptist Preacher, while Matilda Jane Reynolds Spencer lived near Roper in Washington County and ran a local store.   Also, everyone is encouraged to bring any items of family interest that they have (such as old pictures, family bibles, diaries or handiwork) to the reunion for “show and tell”.

THIS YEAR’S PROGRAM: Guest speaker Cathy Phelps Roberts speaking on “DNA and the Reynolds Family Tree”.  She will tell us about how modern DNA testing can play an important role in proving genealogical links among family lines, and how our Reynolds family can join in.  Cathy is co-administrator for the Phelps YDNA Surname Project, and coordinator for the project for northeastern North Carolina.  She as deep family roots in Tyrrell and Washington counties – Brickhouse, Craddock, Davis, Hopkins, Leitchfield and Phelps, with many other names in collateral lines – Alexander, Armstrong, Bateman, Reynolds and Swain.

AGENDA:

  • 10:00 – 10:30 AM Registration and Fellowship
  • 10:30 – 12:00   Business Meeting and Program
  • Welcome and Invocation
  • Announcements
  • Kids Corner
  • Minutes and Treasurer Report
  • Memorial Service
  • Program:  DNA and the Reynolds Family Tree
    Election of Officers • Old Business / New Business
  • Family Lines Count
  • Recognitions and Show & Tell
  • Closing
    12:00 – ???      Picnic Lunch
    1:30 PM           Bethlehem PBC Preservation Society Annual Meeting

The picnic is pot luck luncheon – the reunion provides barbecue and plates / utensils / cups / ice.  Everyone should bring their drinks and a dish to share. Reminder that out-of-town family members are not obligated to bring a lunch – you are invited to be guests of the local members.

DIRECTIONS TO BETHLEHEM PB CHURCH: Take US Highway 64 to Columbia NC.  At traffic light head south onto NC Route 94 for about 2 miles, and take right onto Newlands Rd.  The church is 1/8 mile west, park in the yard.

ANNUAL PREACHING SERVICE AT BETHLEHEM PBC:
The annual Primitive Baptist preaching service will be held at Bethlehem PBC on the 2nd Sunday, June 13th, 2010 at 10:30 a.m., led by Elder Johnny Ray Gardner.
QUESTIONS?

Contact: Mark Bateman, President  ……….. (860)464-1715

Jimmy Fleming, Vice President ….. (252)796-2361

Gail Reynolds, Treasurer …………. (252)796-9471

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