"William W. Reynolds was a native of Westerly, Rhode Island. He settled in Petersburgh in 1780 and became a prominent and successful farmer and filled the office of supervisor for several terms and was magistrate for many years. He served in the Revolutionary War as a volunteer for a short time without pay, and participated in the Battle of Bennington. He reared four sons and two daughters."
Landmarks of Rensselaer County, by George Baker Anderson, D. Mason & Co. Publishers, Syracuse, NY 1897
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